About the gathering

When
Where
How much it costs and how to pay
How to get there
Accommodation
Food

When?

The Gathering will start on Friday evening (15 January) and run until Sunday afternoon (17 January). Participants are welcome to come for all or part of the Gathering.

Where?

The Gathering will be taking place at the Sumac Centre, Nottingham’s independent community and social centre: 245 Gladstone Street, NG7 6HX (www.veggies.org.uk/sumac).

How much it costs and how to pay

Attending the Gathering costs £10 – £40 depending on income. The Gathering is organised on a small budget by a group of volunteers – we are relying on the entrance contributions to break even so please give what you can afford.

Due to limited space, advance booking is essential for those coming from outside Nottingham.

You can book your place by sending a cheque (payable to ‘Peace News’) to:

Peace News Winter Gathering, 5 Caledonian Road, London N1 9DY. Alternatively, you can book on-line. If you prefer to book by phone with a credit card, please ring the Peace News office on 020 7278 3344. Office hours Monday-Friday (except Wednesdays).

Please book as soon as possible!

How to get there.

See map for the location of the Sumac Centre

The nearest train station is Nottingham.

The Sumac Centre is a 30 – 50 minute walk from the station. Alternatively, get the tram from the “Station Street Tram Stop” on Station Street (a 3 min walk from the station), and get off at the “Beaconsfield Street Tram Stop” on Noel Street, Forest Fields (a 13 minute journey). The Sumac is then a short (7min) walk. See here for details, including maps.

For more info on public transport in Nottingham see www.nctx.co.uk.

Accommodation

Nearby crash-pad accommodation available. Contact PN on 0207 278 3344 if you need a bed or family space.

Food

Vegan food (provided by the wonderful Veggies) is available on the Saturday and Sunday. Price: £4-£6 / day. Please pay in advance if possible. You can do this by cheque (same details as for ‘Booking’ above) or on-line. If booking by cheque then please specify which days you’re booking for.