Loughborough is a market town in the Charnwood borough of Leicestershire.
Home to Loughborough University, our town has a population of about 58,000 making us the second largest settlement in Leicestershire. We're close to the Nottinghamshire border and within a short distance of Nottingham, East Midlands Airport and Derby.
There's plenty to keep your delegates entertained whilst in the area and we're happy to arrange activities with some of the following local attractions. We will also work with our partners at Leicester Shire Promotions to develop a destination package for your delegates.
With six interactive galleries, the UK’s largest planetarium, unique 3D Simulator Experience and the iconic 42m high Rocket Tower, the award-winning National Space Centre at Leicester is an out of this world experience for your delegates.Space Centre website
Leicestershire has a long and proud food heritage, most famous of course for our cheese, pork pies and a certain brand of potato snacks! There are plenty of foody attractions to visit in the area such as... England's oldest Pie Shoppe, cheese tasting at The Melton Cheeseboard, or perhaps a chocolate making masterclass at Cocoa Amore.
Great Central Railway
The Great Central Railway is the UK's only double track main line heritage railway. It’s the only place in the world where full size steam engines can be seen passing each other – just as it was when steam ruled the rails.Great Central Railway website
45 Gin School
The ultimate experience for gin lovers!
Learn the art of distilling and create your own bottle of craft distilled gin.45 Gin School website
We're proud to stock award-winning Rothley Wine, grown and produced at the Kingfishers’ Pool Vineyard just down the road in Rothley. Why not have a tour of the vines and sample the goodsRothley Vineyard website
Charnwood Brewery was founded here in Loughborough by Andrew, wife Andrea and son George who are making quality, craft, cask conditioned beer that we're proud to stock. Go and see where it's come from!Charnwood Brewery website
Local lad Ash Turner specialises in close-up magic and works with some of the top companies in England. Set to be a massive hit on Britain's Got Talent, we're extremely happy to offer special packages where you can amaze your delegates with a contemporary magic show. Talk to us now before he's too big a star to be so close-up!The Trixta's website