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Visiting Us


Finding Us

Despite being nestled in the countryside, you'll find The Downs is very well located if you're coming from Bristol, North Somerset or further afield. Just 3.8 miles from the M5, 5 miles from Bristol, and 8 miles from Bristol Airport. Click the link below to plan your trip.

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Please note

Visitor Information

- We ask that anyone visiting The Downs, please sign in at our School Office (unless your visiting us to spectate an outdoor Sport's Fixture).

- Unfortunately, we cannot allow visitors or sports spectators to bring dogs onto the school site. There are walks nearby should you need to exercise your dog whilst visiting. Thank you for your understanding.

- There is ample parking on site, either in our Woodland car park or by our Sports Hall.

- If you need further information prior to your visit, please call our School Office or use our Live Chat service.

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