Location and Local Information

Useful information for attendees at LarpCon 2018

LarpCon 2018 will be held, once again, at the Hermitage Leisure Centre.

Hermitage Leisure Centre
Silver Street
Whitwick.
Leicestershire
LE67 5EU

01530 811215

If you have a problem during the event, find someone in a red LarpCon jacket.

 

Buses: The Arriva 29A service runs from Leicester Bus Station to Whitwick – check their website for the latest timetable information:  https://www.arrivabus.co.uk/midlands/services/29-29A-Leicester-to-Burton/?direction=outbound

Fuel: Morrisons (see Supermarkets, above)

 

Closest Shops:

Mercury News – 0.2 miles – 4 Silver St, Whitwick. LE67 5ET – Go out of the gate and turn left

Co-op – 0.3 miles – 1 Market Place, Whitwick. LE67 5DT – Go out of the gate and turn left, left at mini-roundabout, and is on the right – approx 100 yards.

Costcutter – 0.7 miles – 20 Talbot St, Whitwick LE67 5AW

Morrisons – 1 mile – Whitwick Rd, Coalville LE67 3JN

Cash machine:

Co-op (see Closest Shops, above)

 

Takeaways:

Donor Master (5 Silver St, Whitwick, Coalville LE67 5EW – Go out of the gate and turn left)

J.Wongs (6 Market Pl, Whitwick. LE67 5DT – Go out of gate and turn left, then left at the mini-roundabout)

Whitwick Fryer (2 Vicarage St, Whitwick – Go out of gate, turn left, then right at the mini-roundabout)

KFC (Thornborough Rd, Leicestershire LE67 3NU)

McDonalds (Adcock Road, Coalville LE67 3NU)

Grosseto Pizzeria Restaurant (135, Thornborough road, Coalville LE67 3TN)

 

Hotels:

The Hermitage Park Hotel (1 mile)

Whitwick Road, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 3FA. 01530 814 814
http://www.hermitagepark.co.uk

 

The Broadlawns Guesthouse (1.5miles)
8 London Road, Coalville, LE67 3JD. broadlawns1@aol.com

 

The Charnwood Arms (3.5 miles)
Beveridge Lane, Bardon Hill, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 1TB
www.goodnightinns.co.uk

Travelodge Leicester Markfield (4.9 miles)

Moto Service Area, A50 / M1 Interchange, Littleshaw Lane, Markfield LE67 9PP
www.travelodge.co.uk/hotels/146/Leicester-Markfield-hotel

 

Premier Inn Ashby De La Zouch (4.9 miles) – Flagstaff Island, Flagstaff Park, Ashby-de-la-Zouch LE65 1JP

https://www.premierinn.com

On-site camping is available, tickets are available online at only £5 per night, per tent/vehicle. 

Please be aware that very cold weather is forecast for this weekend, and to be prepared.