Orpington is a suburban town and electoral ward in South East London and is a part of the London Borough of Bromley (historically in Kent).

Location
Stafford House, 120 – 122 High Street, Orpington, Kent. BR6 0JS

Who works here?
Chief Executive & Directors.

Head office departments: – Accounts, Administration, Equality & Diversity, Child Protection and Safeguarding, Health & Safety, Human Resources, IT Support, IT Development, Learning & Development, Marketing, Quality Assurance, Complaints, Strategic Research.

Access
Visitors and colleagues from other locations will be greeted on arrival by our reception team.

Useful Local Information

Food and Drink: The High Street has many outlets, restaurants and pubs where food and beverages can be purchased all within the immediate vicinity of the office.

Banks, Building Societies and Cash Points: Within a few minutes’ walk from Stafford House a number of banks and building societies are available.

Post Office: The main post office is located midway along the High Street.

Fitness centres: The municipal Walnuts Leisure Centre, three minutes’ walk from the office offers:

o Swimming Pool
o Gym
o Squash Courts
o Badminton
o Basket Ball
o Trampolining
o Fitness Classes
o Gymnastics

There are three other private gyms located in close proximity along the High Street, one of which caters for ladies only.

Shopping: The High Street and the Walnut Shopping Centre have a number of familiar high street shops.
Getting to Orpington

Airport: Travelling to Orpington from airport by car:

London City Airport – 9 miles – approximately 35 minutes (in busy traffic)
London Gatwick – 20 miles – approximately 37 minutes
London Heathrow – 24 miles – approximately 1 hour / 2 minutes
Stansted – 30 miles (via M25) – approximately 56 minutes;45 miles (via Blackwall Tunnel) – approximately 1 hour / 6 minutes

By Train: Orpington Railway Station serves the town of Orpington and is in Travelcard Zone 6. It is operated by South Eastern trains that travel to and from the main southern London Stations: London Bridge, Charing Cross, Cannon Street and Victoria.

By Road: The M25 ring-road around London passes to the south of Orpington and the A208, A224 and A232 pass through the area. Additionally, the A21 passes along the town’s southern border.

o Parking at Stafford House: There are a limited number of car parking spaces available at Stafford House.
Metered parking is available at various street locations around Stafford House and in the High Street. There are multi-storey car parks nearby at Sainsbury’s, Tesco and The Walnuts Centre.

o Taxis: Taxis can be booked via our reception team.

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