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The GREAT INDOORS  Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th July 2018  Bromsgrove

Spirit Games: Autumn Beer & Pretzels 14th-15th October  The Three Queens Hotel  1 Bridge Street, Burton on Trent DE14
Saturday: 11am – 11pm  & Sunday: 11am – 8pm  Pre-booking advised, OK to turn up on the day. On Saturday ring the shop to check.  £4 per day, £6 for both days. Tel: 01283 511293
Spirit Games, 102 High Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 1LJ, UK. Shop Opening Hours: 10-6 Tuesday to Friday 10-5 Saturday Tel/Fax/Ansaphone: +44 (0)1283 511293 email: 
Web address:    
Wrath & Glory 40K RPG
  Includes Accommodation, Breakfast, Weekend Entry, 24 Hour Bar Access. 
Swiggers: games club that meets every Wednesday evening, upstairs at The Shipwright’s Arms, 88 Tooley Street, London SE1 2TF
(a few minutes’ walk from London Bridge station). 

Games Games Games Days: from noon(-ish) on the second Saturday of most months at the Allsop Arms (137 Gloucester Place, London NW1 5AL).
The pub has an extensive menu as well as good beer and is convenient for Baker Street and Marylebone stations and a short walk from Bond Street Tube station.

MidCon:  MidCon 2018 will be the 39th and will take place from November 2 to November 4 at the Hallmark Hotel, Derby. MidCon is a friendly board games convention in a decent hotel. 

OddConUK XI: Friday 12th October - Sunday 14th October.  OddConUK is the only fully inclusive UK games convention that provides the following for on-site residents:  
Accommodation - INCLUDED   Breakfast - INCLUDED   Evening Meal - INCLUDED  Games - INCLUDED  Access to 24-hour bar

Essex Warriors: Open Day has been postponed for this year. Club meetings are still held at  Writtle Village Hall  Essex 10am-4pm All Welcome - participation games and other fun games.

Star Trek Con Birmingham  October 19-21 2018, at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC)

UKGamesExpo  31st May - 2nd June 2019  Birmingham  NEC Halls 1 & 2  ** NEW ** Hotels for 2019    UKGE Convention Support  UKGE Planning Your Expo

SALUTE at ExCel London Saturday April 6th   2019   South London Warlords     Excel London Victoria Dock E16 1XL

SPIEL ESSEN   Essen  25. - 28. Oct. 2018    Spiel Website   Email:  

GenCon Indy    August 2-5, 2018  August 1-4, 2019  July 30 – August 2, 2020

Essex Legion: Sundays  from 4pm  The Essex Legion is a games club in Hornchurch, Essex. We have pre-organised gaming, as well as free tables so you can just turn up and play. Head to facebook for more details, even join the group.    

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UK Games Clubs Listing  from Table Top Gaming

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