How to find us
From the M6 North
(Approx. 7 miles from J31). Proceed South to Junction 31. Exit left on to the A677 following the Blackburn signs. You will pass an indian restaurant, a 'KFC', a Land Rover forecourt then you will pass through two sets of traffic lights. After these you will see a petrol station on the left then further along another petrol station at a set of traffic lights. Turn right at these lights on to Montague Street and bear right at the next lights. At the lights at the end of the street, turn left then immediately right into Freckleton Street. Turn left at the end (past the bean bag factory) into Canterbury Street. Carry on to the railway bridge at the end where you will see our car park on the left hand side.
From the M6 South
(Approx. 8 miles from J29). Proceed North to Junction 29 and join the M65 Eastbound. Turn off at Junction 4 and follow the A666 towards Blackburn, passing Ewood Park (Home to Blackburn Rovers). As you approach the town centre (past B&Q then TK Maxx), you will see a large railway bridge (painted blue and yellow). In the left hand lane, bear left under the bridge on to Canterbury Street. Our car park is immediately on the right.
Exit the M61 at the M65 junction, proceeding East. Directions then as above.
From the M62
Exit at Junction 18 and follow the M66 (& A56) North to the M65 turning left. (Westbound). Then directions as below.
From the M65
Exit at Junction 5 and follow the Blackburn town centre signs past Royal Blackburn Infirmary and a 'KFC'. Proceed down the hill then turn right at the mini roundabout, then over 2 more mini roundabouts to some traffic lights. (B & Q on the left and ASDA on the right). Turn left at these lights, get in the right hand lane and turn right at the next lights (around the back of Argos and TK Maxx). Proceed towards the railway bridge in the left hand lane, turning left under the bridge. Our car park is immediately on the right hand side.
From the M1
Exit onto the M62 then follow directions as shown above.
Hobkirk Sewing Machines Limited
120-128 Darwen Street
Monday to Friday: 9.00am to 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am – 4.30pm
Note: To avoid disappointment we advise you telephone before you travel.