Ashford Centre | Kent Adult Education



Centre information

The Ashford Adult Education Centre is located in the Ashford Gateway Plus and features brand-new facilities, furniture and equipment. The modern building has been built to reduce its environmental impact and includes the use of solar panels and an air source heat pump to generate energy, as well as a green roof for added insulation. The Ashford Centre features a range of courses, and is equipped with a spacious Art Room, which, located in the centre of the building, has inspirational views overlooking the Memorial Gardens.

Ashford Gateway Plus

Church Road
TN23 1AS



Disabled access and facilities



Getting there

Parking Information

Nearest Parking: Elwick Road at the station (free after 6pm) 
Parking Costs: £4.50 per day - off peak (2.00pm-4.00am). Free for disabled drivers displaying a valid international Blue Badge

Access to the Adult Education courses after the above closure time is via the left-hand door at the side of the building.

Opening times

During term time the office hours are as follows:

Monday to Wednesday 9am to 6pm (courses run until 9:30pm)
Thursday 9am to 8pm (courses run until 9:30pm)
Friday 9am to 4:30pm

Outside term time the centre will open during the following times:  

Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm
Friday 9am to 4.30pm

Saturday opening times vary, depending on what courses are running.