Please note: from 16 April we have a new address and phone number (shown below).

National Association for Able Children in Education
Horticulture House
Manor Court
Chilton
Didcot
OX11 0RN

Tel: 01235 425000
Email: info@nace.co.uk
Twitter: @naceuk  

Registered charity no: 1125907
Company no: 06604325

 

Key staff 

Chief Executive: Sue Riley  
Education Advisor: Hilary Lowe
Challenge Award & Events Manager: Karen Burnham
Membership Coordinator: Vicky Eaton
Marketing & Communications Manager: Laura Bridgestock
Administration and Finance Asst: Jane Colmer
Education Administrator: Katharine Langley
Administration Asst: Michelle Hayter

Email contacts

General enquiries: info@nace.co.uk 
Membership enquiries: membership@nace.co.uk
Finance enquiries: finance@nace.co.uk
Challenge Award enquiries: challenge@nace.co.uk
Events enquiries: events@nace.co.uk
Marketing and communications enquiries: communications@nace.co.uk
CPD enquiries: cpd@nace.co.uk

 

How to find us

NACE is based at Horticulture House, close to the town of Didcot and just off the A34. The nearest train station is Didcot Parkway. Onsite parking is available.

By road from the south:

Exit the northbound A34 at Chilton interchange (A4185 exit, signposted Chilton, Harwell Campus, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Wantage). At the roundabout take the third exit, following the A4185 as it crosses back over the A34. Take the first exit from the next roundabout onto Hagbourne Hill, and the first exit at the next roundabout, to arrive at Horticulture House.

By road from the north:

Exit the southbound A34 at the Chilton interchange (A4185 exit, signposted Chilton, Harwell Campus, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Wantage). Take the third exit at the roundabout, to arrive at Horticulture House.

Using public transport:

The nearest railway station is Didcot Parkway, on the main line between London Paddington and Birmingham, and London Paddington and South Wales. Taxis are usually waiting outside the station, and should take approximately 10-15 minutes to reach us depending on traffic.

To reach us by bus, take the Connector 98 service from stop R2 outside Didcot Parkway station, exiting at Latton Close. From here walk north along Townsend, passing Manor Close on your right. Turn right onto Hagbourne Hill, then left to arrive at Horticulture House. 

Please note: NACE does not guarantee the availability or quality of these services. The above suggestions are provided for your benefit without liability.

 

Payments

Please note that we are unable to accept payments by credit or debit card. All payments should be made via BACS or cheque.

For assistance, please email finance@nace.co.uk quoting the invoice number, school name and postcode.

Payments from the UK

BACS details:

Name: NACE
Account number: 01240262
Sort code: 30-96-35

Please post cheques to:

Accounts
National Association for Able Children in Education
Horticulture House
Manor Court
Chilton
Didcot
OX11 0RN
 
Payments from overseas

Name: NACE
Account number: 01240262
Sort code: 30-96-35
IBAN: GB77 LOYD 3096 3501 2402 62
BIC/SWIFT: LOYD GB 21023      

 

Cancellations/transfers for events, Challenge Award visits and CPD

  • All requests for cancellations and/or transfers must be received in writing (email or letter).
  • Changes will become effective on the date of written confirmation being received.
  • Delegate name changes are acceptable.
  • Transfers to another event are acceptable up to 14 days prior to the initially booked event date. The new event must be within the current academic year.
  • The appropriate cancellation charge will apply based on the cost of your booking, as shown below.
 
Calendar days' notice before start date of event Refund applicable
15 calendar days or more 50% refund of basic attendance fee
Between 1 and 14 calendar days (inclusive) No refund will be given
Failure to attend No refund will be given