Members' Weekend, AGM & Conference 2018
CAMRA's Members' Weekend, AGM & Conference is being hosted by Coventry Branch in 2018
It will be at The University of Warwick, on the Kenilworth side of Coventry (note - NOT Coventry University)
There is a direct and frequent bus service (including Sundays) between Coventry, Coventry Rail Station, Warwick University, Kenilworth and Leamington Spa, which runs until late at night. Bus details are available from http://nxbus.co.uk/coventry/.
On-campus accommodation is available via Warwick Conferences (please note this isn't student accommodation) - https://kxregistration.warwick.ac.uk/CAMRACON2018. Double rooms are £120.00 inc. vat per night double occupancy inc. breakfast and £99 inc vat, per night single occupancy.
For other accommodation details, please visit -
Also, Rugby is only one stop on the train from Coventry. For accommodation details, please visit - https://www.therugbytown.co.uk/
There are many commercial websites. showing accommodation in the area. e.g.
The following hotels have agreed reduced rates for CAMRA members attending the event, however CAMRA is not necessarily recommending any of these and you may wish to check on customer review sites. It may even be possible to get better deals through online booking sites.
BRITANNIA HOTEL, which is in Coventry city centre and immediately opposite the bus station.
The deal is:
Single £50.00 inclusive of breakfast
Twin/Double £60.00 inclusive of breakfast
To get these rates, the code WACV2004 will need to be quoted. You will need to book via firstname.lastname@example.org. Her direct line is 02476 633686.
HYLANDS HOTEL, which is close to the railway station, and on the bus route to the university. Breakfast is not included in the price, but car parking is free.
The deal is:
Family room £55.00
Please quote "Warwick University Conference".
Telephone: 02476501027 email: moc.liamg@letohsdnalyh Website: https://www.hylandshotels.com/
DAYS HOTEL - close to the city centre
Price includes breakfast and car parking
The deal is:
Please quote "CAMRA Conference".
Telephone: 02476258585 email: booking@dayshotelcoventry Website: http://www.dayshotelcoventry.com/
RAMADA HOTEL - close to the city centre
Price does not includes car parking (£6.50) or breakfast (£10). Dinner is £25
They have 3 different room types and offer standard rooms at £75, superior rooms at £95 and suites at £115 per room per night.
Telephone: 02476 238110 email: ku.oc.yrtnevocadamar@ofni Website: http://www.ramadacoventry.co.uk/
We are currently seeking more hotel deals
If you want to know the hygiene ratings from the Food Standards Agency, please go to:
For Coventry - https://www.scoresonthedoors.org.uk/search.php?name=&address=&postcode=&gbt_id=2&area=WM&county=WM&client_id=120&award_score=ALL&award_range=gt&search.x=1#form
For Warwickshire - https://www.scoresonthedoors.org.uk/search.php?name=&address=&postcode=&gbt_id=2&area=WM&county=WR&client_id=&award_score=ALL&award_range=gt&search.x=1#form
Camping and Caravan Sites
The University does not, unfortunately, allow any motorhomes to stay overnight on campus. However, the following sites are nearby:
Stoneleigh Park Lodge http://www.stoneleighparklodge.com/
Hollyfast Caravan Park http://www.hollyfastcaravanpark.co.uk/
Sommers Wood http://www.somerswood.co.uk/
If you need any further information, please contact ku.gro.armac.81wm@namriahc
An event like this requires quite a few volunteer staff. We need people to work in the bar area, “Meeters & Greeters”, tellers etc.. If you are interested, would you please register online at http://camraagm.org.uk/volunteer
LOCAL ORGANISING COMMITTEE
- Chair - Jim Witt
- Deputy Chair/Site Manager - Mark Parkes
- Members' Bar - Dave Ricketts
- Financial Controller - Steve Edwards
- Transportation & Trips - Paul Hamblett
- Staffing Manager - Cyril Day
- Deputy Staffing Manager - Ruth Hamblett
- Publicity - Roger Baty
- Sponsorship - Andy Imrie
- Secretary - Jo Day
- Regional Director - Gary Timmins
- HoW rep. - David Griffiths
- Nuneaton rep - Barry Everitt
- Chief Teller - John Nightingale
Last updated 14/9/17