National Reunion Dinner and Prize Presentation
Saturday 31st October 2015
The Links Hotel. Loughborough. Leicestershire
6.30p.m. for 7.00p.m.
Saturday 31st October.
Leader: Harold Heyworth.
Distance: Between 6 and 9 miles with a tea stop.
Loughborough is a thriving and varied Market town in the heart of Charnwood’s rolling countryside. It offers a wide range of shopping, diverse eating out experiences, family attractions, exciting events and plenty of places to explore.
There are specialist independent shopping streets on Church Gate, Baxter Gate, Wards End, and Market Street there are also three shopping centres – The Rushes, Carillon Court and Regent Place – which are home to many top high street brands.
The Market in the heart of the town plays an important role in the vitality of Loughborough. The Weekly Market is held every Thursday and Saturday with over 125 stall holders.
The Carillion Tower in the park was built as a War Memorial in memory of the 480 men of the town who fell in the Great War.
Loughborough Central station is the headquarters of the Great Central Railway the station has been restored to reflect the style of the 1950’s.
Charnwood Forest is an upland tract in north-western Leicestershire, England, bounded by Leicester, Loughborough, and Coalville. The area is undulating, rocky and picturesque, with barren areas.
Leicester is only 10 miles away on the A6
King Richard III was discovered in Leicester in 2012 at the King Richard III Visitor Centre and how the mortal remains were proved to be those of the King. The centre is open every day but it is advisable to book your tickets online before your visit.
The Link Hotel
Hotel phone number: 01509 633033
Please use the postcode LE11 4EX for your satellite navigation system.
Exit the M1 at junction 23.
Follow the A512 sign-posted to Loughborough.
Continue on the A512 past the BP garage on your right, going through the two sets of traffic lights.
Take a left turn onto the slip road to reach the Link Hotel Loughborough entrance
Loughborough railway station serves the town of Loughborough in Leicestershire, England. Situated on the Midland Main Line, 12 ¹⁄₂ miles north of Leicester, the station lies to the north-east of the town centre.
Raffle Prize would be appreciated – thank you
Dave Hardy contact details:
Land line: 01522 789771