Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Registration costs £20 for adults and £10 for children. You can pay by PayPal, Bank Transfer, or Cheque/Postal Order.
To register, sign up for the Magic Unconvention discussion forum, and download the registration form from the Files menu.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
This is the Unconvention venue hotel:
Telephone 01793 445600
We have arranged a special rate of GBP 49.00 per night. When booking, please quote the discount code unconvention. Bookings may be cancelled in the normal way, up to 2pm on the previous day.
If you have already booked your accommodation, please call Jury's on the above number and explain that you are part of the Unconvention. The hotel will then refund the difference.
TRAVELODGE SWINDON CENTRAL
This hotel is next door to the venue.
Telephone 0871 984 6328
Rooms available from £129.50 per night.
MENZIES SWINDON HOTEL
This Hotel is opposite the venue.
Telephone 01793 528282
Rooms available from £60 per room, per night. Website says they are fully booked for the weekend of 1-3 October, but if you call, there is availability.
EXPRESS by SWINDON CITY CENTRE
This hotel is approx 5 min walk from venue, but very close to pubs and clubs.
Telephone 0870 444 3758
Rooms available from £40 per room, per night.
PREMIER INN SWINDON CENTRAL
This hotel is 4 km / 2.5 miles from the venue.
Kembrey Business Park,
Telephone 08701 977 310
Rooms available from £48 per room, per night.
PREMIER INN SWINDON WEST
This hotel is 6 km / 3.5 miles from the venue.
Great Western Way,
Telephone 08701 977247
Rooms available from £43 per room, per night.
PREMIER INN SWINDON NORTH
This hotel is 12 km / 7 miles from the venue.
Telephone 0870 990 6356
YHA - Clyffe Peppard
This Youth Hostel Association property is a bunk barn attached to the Goddard arms pub. It is 18 km /11 miles from the venue.
The Goddard Arms,
Telephone 01793 731386
Bed in single sex shared room from £15.95 per person, per day.
LOWER SHAW FARM
This farm is 3 miles from the venue, but offers cheap, basic accommodation. Although this is outside the town centre, it is served by buses and is very close to our release walk venue, Lydiard Park.
Lower Shaw Farm,
Old Shaw Lane,
Telephone 01793 771080
Rooms available on a bed and breakfast basis for £25 per person, per night.
Thursday, November 5, 2009
Events will be based around Jury's Hotel in central Swindon, and in surrounding pubs, clubs, restaurants and cafés.
Pencil this weekend in you diaries now. And watch this website for news and gossip from now until next October!
Monday, November 2, 2009
Saturday, October 31, 2009
Friday, October 23, 2009
But we can say that the poll is very close indeed. Just two votes separating the two currently leading contenders, with the third hot on their heels. All three have substantial support, which isn't surprising because they are all excellent candidates. In our humble opinion...
So, if you haven't voted already, get in there! There is everything to play for!
Monday, October 19, 2009
We received nominations for Chester, Nottingham, and Swindon. You can read what the proposers have to say elsewhere on this page.