Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to our FAQ page, where you can find answers to the most commonly asked 
questions about GriffCon

General Questions

Travel

Hotels

General Questions

What Three Words?
Car Park = ///apron.decay.ruby
Entrance = ///shows.fits.beats
What is GriffCon’s nominated charity?
This year we will be raising funds for the Royal Air Force Air Cadets, 158 SQN Braintree will receive any funds raised from the Charity Raffle and Donation buckets on the day, look out for the cadets on the day and say hi.
Can I volunteer at GriffCon?
Yes, we wouldn’t be able to host GriffCon without our volunteers, visit the volunteer page above to sign up and you get a free ticket to the event as well.
Is there Disability Access?
Yes! The Latton Bush Center where GriffCon is being held has full disability access and toilets.
Are there Concessions for Carers?
Yes. We can issue a free ticket for a carer with a full adult ticket purchased. Just reach out to us to let us know with proof you receive DLA or PIP.
Is card as well as cash accepted at GriffCon?
GriffCon will be accepting card and cash payments on the day as well as the Griffin Gaming shop, other trades may be able to accept these methods.
What if GriffCon is cancelled?
If we cancel the event we will automatically refund any monies paid. Please bear with us as we work through the refunds, it’s a manual process so may take some time.
What was the attendance figures for previous years?
GriffCon22 - 104
GriffCon23 - 149

Travel

Car
If you are arriving by car, use the following postcode for your Maps app CM18 7BL, you can also use the What Three Words below.
As you come off the main road, go to the car park on the left of the building and find a space.
The car park is free!
Car Park = ///apron.decay.ruby 
Entrance = ///shows.fits.beats
Train
The closet train station is Harlow Town, from there you can either use a taxi, bus, uber or local cab company, see below for bus route.
Bus
From the train station you will need to take the Number 10 bus to the Harlow Bus Station then change to the Number 4 bus, then disembark at Little Pynchons
Route_4
Walking route from bus stop
Walk_from_Bus

Below are the hotels near the event

Recommended Hotel - The Green Man
Where the organising team are staying, join us for drinks!
An attractive 14th century building covered in trailing ivy and a peaceful village green location makes the Green Man Hotel a sublime place to stay in Harlow. All 58 of its spacious rooms feature stylish décor and a whole host of creature comforts. There’s modern en-suite bathrooms complete with luxe toiletries, as well as tea and coffee-making facilities for those times when you fancy having a lazy brew in bed.
The Harlow Hotel
Premier Inn Harlow East (Church Langley) hotel
Web Link - https://www.premierinn.com/gb/en/hotels/england/essex/harlow/harlow-east-church-langley.html

This Premier Inn hosts the local Cookhouse + Pub which can be found here - Potters Arms 
Holiday Inn Express Harlow
Travelodge Harlow