Doomsday - Event Information – Lebanon Circle Prop & Illusion Design

Doomsday - Event Information


Event Date - Friday 17th – Saturday 18th May 2024

Location - Derby Conference Centre, London Rd, Derby DE24 8UX, UK



Getting to Doomsday


There's never been a better time to attend Doomsday!  The new location means that it's even easier for international guests to join us with fast links from all of the major airports and cities.

By Car

Derby is just 15 minutes from the M1 junction 24 and accessible via the A6, A50, A38 and A52.

Derby also benefits from a great range of low cost car parks including the Safest Car Park in the World at Bold Lane, DE1 3NT.

The venue also has a large free car park for guests and visitors.

By Bus

National Express Coaches operate daily to Derby from all four corners of the UK.

By Train

Derby is only 93 minutes from London St Pancras with 35 direct services everyday with East Midlands Trains. Journeys take less than 30 minutes if you are travelling from nearby Nottingham, Leicester and Birmingham.

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Deals & Offers

Alongside their great value cheap train tickets East Midlands Trains also have a range of train deals and special offers to make your journey more affordable.

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The venue is a 10 minute walk from Derby Train Station or a £5 journey by Taxi.

Groups - Save up to 50%

GroupSave is a discounted ticket, for groups of three or four travelling together, offering group travel for the price of two adults.

To buy, call 08457 125 678 and choose option 2, or buy at stations.

By Aeroplane

East Midlands Airport connects you to Derby from over 80 destinations worldwide.

Train connections are available from East Midlands Parkway via a Railink shuttle service or the Skylink bus operates every 30 mins 24/7 from just outside the terminal.

Alternatively, there is a wide range of car rental options based at the airport as well as an onsite private taxi service. 

Visit East Midlands Airport for further detail and a full list of destinations.

If you are arriving from any of the London Airports, Manchester or Birmingham there are frequent and easy rail links to Derby with an average journey time of around 80 minutes.




At the venue

There are many reasonably priced hotels in Derby but the venue does have rooms available at a special Doomsday discount price including breakfast.
There are 3 single rooms, 37 double rooms, 7 premier rooms and 2 twin rooms.

All accommodation arrangements must be made independently.  To book directly with Derby Conference Centre on +441332 861 842 and mention DOOMSDAY 2021!

There are also many alternative hotels all within walking distance from the venue again at reasonable prices.


Holiday Inn Express

Located 1 minutes walk from the train station this hotel currently has rooms for £52 per night with free breakfast.

If you'd like to stay here please e-mail beforehand as I have a business account with Holiday Inn and I may be able to get you a discounted rate.

These other hotels are also located with minutes of the venue and offer reasonable rates if booked early.

Best Western Stuart Hotel

Hallmark Hotel Derby Midland

Hallmark Inn Derby

Pentahotel Derby


If the event is cancelled, rescheduled or has changed location, you are entitled to a refund of at least the face value of the ticket.  You are not entitled to a refund if you can no longer attend the event.