Leicester Sing for Water 2021 is going to be an online event, taking place on Zoom

Leicester Sing for Water usually takes place as part of the Riverside Festival in Bede Park, near Western Boulevard, Leicester – and we hope to be back there in 2022!

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 3rd exit to fork left into Jarrom Street. Turn down the fourth street  on the left, Gateway Street, the De Montfort University Staff Car Park is on your left. 

From Oxford Street: turn left and go down Jarrom Street, take the second turning of the right, Gateway Street, turn left into the De Montfort University Staff Car Park, Or from Oxford Street, turn left down Grange Lane, immediately turn left down down Deacon Street, turn right at The Gateway, the De Montfort University Staff Car Park is on your left.

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

Arriving by Bicycle

There is a covered cycle rack in The Gateway close to the entrance to the DMU car park.

Arriving by Train

It is a 20 minute walk from Leicester Railway station.

Download the DMU Map


We are meeting at the stage which is at the junction of Western Boulevard and Mill Lane at 10am to familiarise ourselves with the layout. The stage manager will go over the stage directions at 10.15. 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 warm up and rehearsal at 10.45.