Practical Information


The hotel room is booked for you at Burleigh Court on the Loughborough University campus; taxi drivers will know where it is but, here is the postcode LE11 3GR. This is the link for Google maps for directions etc.,

In case you arrive by shuttle bus from the train station you should get off at the Pilkington library and continue walking ahead past the library. There is a footpath that will take you along to Burleigh Court and the reception is right at the end of the building.

Conference Venue

Registration as well as talks will be in room J002, the Normanton Theatre in the Edward Herbert Building, on the University campus, using Google maps. This is a 10 minute walk from the hotel but you may also take the campus shuttlebus. The nearest bus stop is located outside the Pilkington Library, ask at reception for directions.

If you arrive later on Monday and would like to take the taxi directly to the conference venue you need to tell the taxi driver to bring you to the Edward Herbert Building at Loughborough University, Google maps .

Sports facilities

Loughborough is well known in the UK for its sporting facilities. The University was base for the preparation of around 170 British Olympians for the 2012 London Olympics, and many of the country's 2012 contenders used and still use our state-of-the-art facilities. We have squash and badminton courts that can be used by any visitors to the University at a small cost and you can book these facilities to use while you are here, thereis a really large Olympic sized swimming pool also for your use. If you would like to book any of these please ask at the Burleigh Court reception. You can also use the facilities at Burleigh Court free of charge.

Last modified: Fri Sep 6 09:50:15 CEST 2013