17th & 18th January 2018

East of England showground, Peterborough

Lamma 18

FAQs

CAN I HIRE A WHEELCHAIR OR MOBILITY SCOOTER?

Mobility scooters and wheelchairs are  available for hire

DO I NEED TO REGISTER TO ATTEND AND IS THERE ANY CHARGE?

You don't need to register. You can just show up and here are our opening times:

Weds 17th Jan: 7:30am - 5.00pm
Thurs 18th Jan: 7:30am - 4.30pm 

The car parks will be open early on both show days.

HOW DO I GET TO LAMMA?

LAMMA 2018 will be held at the East of England showground: 

East of England Showground
Oundle Rd
Alwalton
Peterborough
PE2 6XE


 

By Car:
From Peterborough City Centre – take the Nene Parkway/A1260, follow directions to Oundle Road/A605 and turn right onto this road which will lead you directly to the venue. The brown highway signs indicating East of England Showground will help to guide you.
The journey is approximately 16 minutes from the centre of Peterborough.
 
From the A1(M) south – continue along the A1(M), passing the Peterborough Services Area (Extra MSA); continue forward onto the A1 and then take the next turn left, signposted East of England Showground. At the junction with the A605, turn left and travel half a mile. At the roundabout, turn right, and you have arrived at Peterborough Showground.
 
From the A1(M) north – ignore the very first signpost for Peterborough and continue travelling along the A1 picking up the brown highways signposts indicating East of England Showground. Follow these signs and leave the A1 at the Alwalton, taking you through the village and oto the A605 Oundle Road junction. Turn left at this junction and at the very next roundabout, turn right here and you’ve arrived at Peterborough Showground.

By Public Transport:
Peterborough City Centre has a number of taxi ranks, as well as a coach park and bus station located within the Queensgate Centre. The Stagecoach bus service runs an hourly service during the week and two-hourly Sunday service, stopping just outside Peterborough Showground. The bus numbers to look for are x4, 23 and 24 leaving Bay 15 at Peterborough Queensgate. Once you have arrived at the drop off point it is just a short walk to the main entrance at Gate 3 within Peterborough Showground.

For train times and ticket prices visit www.thetrainline.com  

Nearest International Airports:
East Midlands Airport - 59.4 miles

Stansted Airport  – 60.8 miles

Birmingham Airport – 75.5 miles

Heathrow Airport  – 90.2 miles

CAN I PARK MY CAR ONSITE?

The car parks will be open early on both show days. Car parking is free.

WHAT ARE THE OPENING HOURS?

Wednesday 18th Jan: 7:30am - 5.00pm
Thursday 19th Jan: 7:30am - 4.30pm

The car parks will be open early on both show days.

Arrive early and enjoy your early bird breakfast!

‘Early-Bird’ Breakfast is served from 6.30am to 8.00am. 
 

The LAMMA ‘All-day breakfast’ will be served from 8.00am

IS THERE WIFI ONSITE?

There will be visitor WiFi zones.  Exhibitors will be able to pre-book WiFi through our suppliers  Attend2it. 

I AM PLANNING ON COMING BY TRAIN, HOW DO I GET TO THE SHOW GROUND?

For train times and ticket prices visit www.thetrainline.com  

A free Shuttle bus service will run between Peterborough train station and the East of England Showground.  The service starts at 7am on both days, with the final bus leaving the showground at 6pm to return to the station.

There will be two 53 seater buses running throughout the day, so make your journey an easy one with LAMMA.

I AM PLANNING ON ARRIVING BY HELICOPTER. WHO DO I SPEAK TO TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS?

If arriving by helicopter, the landing coordinates are:


52' 32' 27' N
0' 19' 24' W


X 513804
Y 294981
TL 13804 94981
 

Please contact Stuart Favill, Operations Director, operations@lammashow.co.uk for more information

I NEED TO BOOK A HOTEL. CAN YOU GIVE ME A LIST?

BGC Events is a specialised accommodation and event services agency offering discounted rates at a range of hotels of various standards within a wide radius of the Showground. Please contact:

BGC Events, Tel: 01572 770352

THE WEATHER IS LOOKING BAD. IS THE SHOW STILL TAKING PLACE?

LAMMA takes place in all but the most extreme weather conditions. You can check the latest local weather on this website or by visiting the  Met Office.
 
If any decision is made to cancel the show an announcement will be made on the front page of this website as soon as that decision is made. If no announcement has been made you should assume that LAMMA goes ahead as planned.

CAN CHILDREN ATTEND LAMMA?

Yes, children are permitted to attend LAMMA. Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult.

ARE PETS ALLOWED AT LAMMA?

No dogs are permitted into the event, nor should they be left in your car. Only guide dogs and assistance dogs for the disabled are allowed on site.

IS THERE A CASH POINT?

Yes, there are two ATM machines on site.

I HAVE A QUERY THAT I CANNOT ANSWER FROM YOUR WEBSITE

For general show enquiries contact:

Luan Garrett, Event Coordinator
Tel: 07815 003 217
E-mail: admin@lammashow.co.uk

INTERNATIONAL VISITORS

If you are a representative of a non-UK based company that wants to exhibit at LAMMA please contact:

Luan Garrett, Event Coordinator
Tel:07815 003 217
E-mail:  admin@lammashow.co.uk

"We will reap the rewards from coming to LAMMA. Lots of leads, lots of requests for special orders, and building our profile has been something that has stood out for us exhibiting at LAMMA. I don't think you can put a monetary value on that at all." James Hudson, Director, JF Hudson (First time LAMMA exhibitor)

How to get there

East of England showground

Peterborough, PE2 6XE, UK

A free Shuttle bus service will run between Peterborough train station and the East of England Showground.  The service starts at 7am on both days, with the final bus leaving the showground at 5pm to return to the station, subject to local traffic conditions.

 

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