- Mastercon will be held at the Elizabeth Hotel, Rockingham Road, Corby,
Northants as last year, from Friday 12th March through to Sunday 14th March
2004. The hotel is as those of you who attended last year no doubt remember
of modern design and has rooms on the ground floor and the one floor above.
There is a play area for small children and some real ale in the bar if
only in the form of Ruddles, it has 90 car parking spaces and can
accommodate others at a push. Rooms will cost £40.00p for a single per
night and £59.00p for a double / twin per night. The games room the 'Furney
Suite' has again been offered for free. Bar snacks and a restaurant are
available along with a night bar.
The hotel dining room will be open for lunchtime and evening meals.
However, there will only be one sitting in each case - the times for the
sittings will be advertised before and during the convention. Places in the
dining room must be booked earlier in the day, and the menu selections made
at the time of booking, so that the food will be ready and served at the
All 18xx, games players and Dip players are sincerely welcome and if enough
people want to play a game, we will do our best to offer a trophy. The
Convention fee will be £12 for those who intend to play, long suffering
friends, partners and spouses who would prefer to read a good book or go
shopping are welcomed for free, for the pleasure of their conversation. All
players travelling from abroad are also welcomed for free.
Bookings should be made by e-mailing:
elizabeth.rockingham@... and quoting booking reference NAS 1203
and making it for the attention of Gillian.
This is the preferred method of booking, however, in limited circumstances,
where someone does not have access to the internet, booking can be made by
post and should be sent to:
Eve and Keith Smith, 71 Cross Street, Kettering, Northants, NN16 9DJ and
the envelope marked "Mastercon", all cheques and postal orders should be
made out to Yvonne. J. Smith.
Keith & Eve
- Two pieces of information which were missing from the original MasterCon
If you have any queries, Keith's e-mail address is keith4.smith@...
The original message is now available on the web, at
www.ellought.demon.co.uk/mastercon . This may be updated if more
information becomes available.