Leicester Sing for Water takes place as part of the Riverside Festival in Bede Park, near Western Boulevard, Leicester.

Directions to the car park

The postcode for the car park is LE2 7DP.

Please bring the car park voucher (see attachment below which is only available to singers who have logged in) and leave it on show to entitle you to free parking at the De Montfort University (DMU) Car Park.

From Upperton Road: at the Liberty roundabout over the canal (with a replica statue of Liberty) take 3 rd exit to fork left into Jarrom Street. Turn left into Gateway Street. Turn left into the De Montfort University free Car Park.

NB Western Boulevard will be closed to vehicles for the festival.

Other routes

From the north take A594 Welford Road heading south away from the city centre, taking a third right turn into Carlton Street, right again heading north along Oxford Street. Take the first left into Bonners Lane at traffic lights, then first left into Grange Lane, first right into Gosling Street left into Gateway Street and right to car park entrance.


We are meeting at the stage which is at the junction of Western Boulevard and Mill Lane at 10.15. The stage manager will go over the stage directions. We will then walk a few minutes to the DMU Campus Centre which is on the corner of Mill Lane and The Gateway Western Boulevard will be closed to traffic for the Festival. The rehearsal room is on the second floor (there is a lift). We will have refreshments on arrival and start the rehearsal at 11.00. It will end at 12.30.


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