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Peterborough 2020
Basic Details
Registration for the Meet
How To Get There
Train
Bus
Coach
Car
Walking
Facilities and Venue Details
Food
Drink
WiFi
Room Layout
The Meet
Times
Entrance Fee
What's Included
Where To Stay
Friday night
Saturday night
Sunday
What actually happened

Peterborough 2020

Basic Details

The Brewery Tap

  • Date: Saturday 28th. March 2020
  • Time: 12noon to 6pm
  • Location: The Brewery Tap, 80 Westgate, Peterborough, PE1 2AA
  • Price: Free of Charge
  • The Brewery Tap web-site

Registration for the Meet

If you wish to attend the meet, could you please register for the event using the link from the Upcoming Events section. You can go to the link directly by clicking here . It is important that people register even though there is no charge for the event so that we can advise the venue of the likely numbers attending.

How To Get There

Train

Peterborough is a principal station on the East Coast Main Line. It is served by trains operated by LNER along the ECML as well as cross country and suburban services operated by Cross Country , East Midlands Trains , Great Northern , Greater Anglia and Thameslink . The pub is a 5 minute walk from the railway station.

Bus

TBC

Coach

TBC

Car

The Queensway Multi-storey Car Park is directly opposite the Brewery Tap. Take care if using this car park as some parts of the site close at 7:00pm on Saturday.

Walking

To get to the venue from the station, turn left out of the station and walk up to the main road (Bourges Boulevard) past the Waitrose store. Turn left onto Bourges Boulevard. Cross Bourges Boulevard at the first traffic-lights and The Brewery Tap is directly in front of you.

Facilities and Venue Details

Food

Please note that it is a rule of the house that only food and drink purchased from the Brewery Tap may be consumed in the function room.

The Brewery Tap has a bar menu from which food can be purchased to be eaten in the function room. The menu can be viewed on the Brewery Tap's website .

Drink

The pub has its own microbrewery on site producing Oakham Ales and also serves a range of other cask beers as well as the usual lagers, ciders and "smooth" beers.

WiFi

A Wifi network without internet access will be set up so that the multiplay of the sims being used can take place. The venue has free WiFi available for those requiring internet access.

Room Layout

We will have use of the Tap Room, the downstairs function room.

The Meet

Times

The venue does not open until 12:00 noon. The venue will allow a small number of people in before 12:00 to arrange the tables as we require and set up the network. Those with laptops for use by the SimSig public, please arrive at 12:00 so that we can get started as soon after 12:00 as possible. If you are fetching your laptop you are advised to set up a separate User Account for the meet so that your personal information and data cannot be accessed. There will be someone at the meet who will be able to grant temporary licences if anyone's machine does not have a licence for a sim that is to be used for multiplay and chaining.

Those without laptops may arrive any time after noon but may have to wait while everything is configured for the meet.

Entrance Fee

There is no entrance fee for this meet. However, If you are going to attend, could you please register using the link from the Upcoming Events section. You can go to the link directly by clicking here . You are asked to register so that we can advise The Tap of the numbers attending.

What's Included

Shared access to multiplayer simulations.

Where To Stay

TBC

Please offer recommendations if you know of suitable accommodation.

Friday night

Please offer recommendations. Previous years have included a meal at a Mexican restaurant followed by drinks at one or more local pubs.

Saturday night

Please offer recommendations. Last time we visited the Brewery Tap some went on for a Chinese meal while others opted for Indian cuisine.

Sunday

There is no visit arranged to date.

What actually happened

TBC


Last edited by postal on 03/04/2019 at 01:21