Conference 2017: Venue

The Mercian Conference 2017 is being held at De Montfort University's purpose built conference and events centre, The Venue@DMU.  Situated just a short walk from Leicester Railway station, close to the historic heart of the city, The Venue is a fantastic venue for our first conference, and the The Mercian Collaboration is deeply grateful to De Montfort University for hosting this event. General travelling information to DMU is available.

By Rail

The nearest railway station is Leicester, and The Venue is just twenty (20) minutes walk away

By Road

The Venue can be found at 20 Western Boulevard, Leicester, LE2 7BU. Limited university car parking spaces are available, please indicate on the booking form if you require one, or email Anna Richards[1].  Other pay and display parking areas are available around the city, within a short walking distance of the venue.