Directions to Tees Valley Drive Mobility

Outside view of Phoenix House where Tees Valley Drive Mobility is located
Tees Valley Drive Mobility, Phoenix House, 3 Surtees Business Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3HR

Important note: all enquiries relating to Tees Valley Drive Mobility at Stockton-on-Tees must be made to the main Centre at Walkergate Park, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Telephone: 0191 287 5090
Email: northeast.drivemobility@cntw.nhs.uk

Driving directions

Travelling from the Darlington area

  • Take the A66 towards Middlesbrough
  • Leave at the exit signposted for Ingleby Barwick and Stockton (A135) and then turn right at the traffic lights at the end of this slip road.
  • When leaving the A66 onto the slip road there are three lanes on approach to a set of traffic lights, the left hand lane is for a left turn only and the second (middle lane) and third (right lane) lanes are signed for a right turn only. It is advised that middle lane is most appropriate when turning right at these traffic lights.
  • At the next set of traffic lights follow the road ahead/straight-on (A135).
  • Then at the roundabout turn first left signposted for the Surtees Business Centre (Bowesfield Lane). The building you are looking is also known as the Jacobs Building, this will be visible on your left as you travel down the A135.
  • If you are using a Sat-Nav to this point please do not follow its instructions after turning left from the roundabout as the Sat-Nav will now direct you away from the centre and take you down a country road to an open field instead of towards the Business Centre and the Tees Valley Drive Mobility. Please follow the directions in this section accompanied by the pictures after turning left at the roundabout.

Travelling from the Middlesbrough area

  • Take the A66 towards Darlington.
  • Leave at the exit signposted for Ingleby Barwick and Stockton (A135) and then turn left at the end of the slip road towards Ingleby Barwick.
  • At the set of traffic lights follow the road ahead/straight-on still on the A135.
  • Then at the roundabout turn first left signposted for the Surtees Business Centre (Bowesfield Lane).
  • If you are using a Sat-Nav to this point please do not follow its instructions after turning left from the roundabout as the Sat-Nav will now direct you away from the centre and take you down a country road to an open field instead of towards the Business Centre and Tees Valley Drive Mobility. Please follow the directions in this section accompanied by the pictures after turning left at the roundabout.

A19 South towards Middlesbrough and Darlington

  • Pass over the Tees A19 fly-over and then take the exit signposted for Darlington A66. This slip road then bends very sharply to the left and then joins the A66.
  • Continue straight-on along the A66 and then leave at the junction signposted for Ingleby Barwick and Stockton (A135) and then turn left/bear to the left at the end of this slip road, this is a give-way junction.
  • Then at the roundabout turn first left signposted for the Surtees Business Centre (Bowesfield Lane).
  • If you are using a Sat-Nav to this point please do not follow its instructions after turning left from the roundabout as the Sat-Nav will now direct you away from the centre and take you down a country road to an open field instead of towards the Business Centre and Tees Valley Drive Mobility. Please follow the directions in this section accompanied by the pictures after turning left at the roundabout.

A19 North towards Darlington and Middlesbrough

  • Heading north towards Middlesbrough take the major exit signposted for Darlington and Middlesbrough, keep left on this exit slip road signed for Darlington. You are then to join the A66 towards Darlington.
  • Continue straight-on along the A66 and then leave at the junction signposted for Ingleby Barwick and Stockton (A135) and then turn left/bear to the left at the end of this slip road, this is a give-way junction.
  • Then at the roundabout turn first left signposted for the Surtees Business Centre (Bowesfield Lane).
  • If you are using a Sat-Nav to this point please do not follow its instructions after turning left from the roundabout as the Sat-Nav will now direct you away from the centre and take you down a country road to an open field instead of towards the Business Centre and Tees Valley Drive Mobility. Please follow the directions in this section accompanied by the pictures after turning left at the roundabout.

Travelling from the Yarm area (A135)

  • If you are travelling along the A135 towards Stockton take the exit signposted for Ingleby Barwick at the major roundabout just before the roundabout and junction signed for the A66, this is a right turn.
  • At the next roundabout you are to follow the road ahead/straight-on past the Vauxhall Garage on the left and then at the next roundabout you are to turn left (Stockton). At the next roundabout turn right for the Surtees Business Centre (Bowesfield Lane).
  • If you are using a Sat-Nav to this point please do not follow its instructions after turning right from the roundabout as the Sat-Nav will now direct you away from the centre and take you down a country road to an open field instead of towards the Business Centre and the Tees Valley Drive Mobility. Please follow the directions in this section accompanied by the pictures after turning left at the roundabout.

Travelling from the Stockton area along the (A135) Yarm Road

  • At the Preston Park major roundabout you should follow the road ahead/straight-on and at the next roundabout turn left passing the Vauxhall Garage on the left and then at the next roundabout you are to turn left (Stockton). At the next roundabout turn right for the Surtees Business Centre (Bowesfield Lane).
  • If you are using a Sat-Nav to this point please do not follow its instructions after turning right from the roundabout as the Sat-Nav will now direct you away from the centre and take you down a country road to an open field instead of towards the Business Centre and Tees Valley Drive Mobility. Please follow the directions in this section accompanied by the pictures after turning left at the roundabout.

Directions from the Surtees Business Centre (Bowesfield Lane) roundabout

  • After turning left/right at the roundabout signposted for the Surtees Business Centre (Bowesfield Lane), continue along this road for a short distance. When you reach a junction that looks like a chicane and a very sharp right bend, continue ahead. This junction is also signposted by a road sign that advises of a narrowing from the left. The red arrow indicates the direction to follow.
  • After passing through this junction, take the second road on the right. There is a big grey signpost informing of the Surtees Business Park in front of you on the right on the grassed verge. The red arrow indicates the right turn to follow.
  • Once you have entered the road for the business park you should continue straight on towards the end of this road. The building you require is at the end of this road and is the Jacobs Building (also known as Phoenix House). You are advised to turn right just before the one-way system to the left and the parking bays for Tees Valley Drive Mobility. These are positioned in front of you with the Jacobs building facing. The parking bays are outlined by the yellow road markings (Disability parking spaces) The red arrow indicates the right turn.

On arrival at Phoenix House, please report to Reception and a member of the driving assessment team will meet you.

We would welcome your feedback on these directions and any amendments to help our future clients.

Public transport

Travelling by train
The nearest station is Thornaby:
Thornaby Station, Mandale Road, Thornaby, Cleveland, TS17 6AW

There are taxis outside the station entrance; it is an approximate six minute taxi journey to Surtees Business Park.

Thornaby station offers assisted travel. Please call 0800 107 2149 to book assistance at this station.

Travelling by bus

If travelling by bus, it is advisable to take a bus to Stockton Town Centre, and then take a taxi from Stockton to the Surtees Business Park. It is an approximate 10 minute taxi journey.

The following bus companies provide services to Stockton:
Stagecoach
Arriva
Go North East

All enquiries for Tees Valley Drive Mobility, should be made to North East Drive Mobility.
Telephone: 0191 287 5090 or email northeast.drivemobility@cntw.nhs.uk