1939 Retro Hugo Award Winners
4 January 2015 - the Loncon 3 Artist Showcase is now available to download in PDF format.
1939 Retro Hugo Award Winners
14 August 2014 - Loncon 3 is delighted to announce the 1939 Retro Hugo Award winners.
Record Hugo Participation
7 August 2014 - Loncon 3 is proud to announce that it received 3,587 valid ballots for the 2014 Hugo Awards. More details here.
Cosmonaut at Loncon 3
Programme now available
24 July 2014 - The schedule is now available through our programme guides here.
Hugo Ceremony Hosts announced
17 July 2014 - The 2014 Hugo Ceremony will be hosted by leading science fiction and fantasy authors Justina Robson and Geoff Ryman. More details here
Fantastic partnership with BFI
17 July 2014 - Loncon 3 has joined forces with the British Film Institute to celebrate the UK's long heritage of science fiction and the fantastic on television. More details here
08 July 2014 - LAST CALL: all requests for accessible accomodation must be received no later than midnight Thursday 10 July. More details here
PEN/H G Wells lecture
08 July 2014 - Audrey Niffenegger will give the first PEN / H G Wells lecture at Loncon 3. More details here
06 July 2014 - We're offering a service for booking mobility scooters. More details here
Theatre programme announced
04 July 2014 - We have released full details of our exciting theatre programme. Full details here
Childcare at Loncon 3
Progress Report 4 Now Available
02 July 2014 - Download your electronic copy of our last Progress Report here. Full of essential information for getting to and enjoying the convention.
02 July 2014 - We have a number of specific tasks for which we're seeking volunteers. In most cases no prior experience is needed and it's a great way to meet people and be a part of Loncon 3. Details here
1939 Retro Hugo Voter Packet
01 July 2014 - The 1939 Retro Hugo Voter Packet is now available
20 June 2014 - For a taste of Loncon 3 at a low price, we are offering a limited number of Hall passes for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
15 June 2014 - We are today sending emails to all our programme participants with a first draft of their schedules. It's going to be an amazing programme!
Membership rates to increase on 14 July
10 June 2014 - Loncon 3 membership rates will rise on 14 July: Adult rates increase to £135 (US$225); family rates become £300 (US$500); all other attending rates also rise. Join now to beat the increase! Full details here
Additions to 2014 Hugo Voter Packet
10 June 2014 - The voter packet has been updated to include new material in the following categories: Fan Artist, Related Work, Short Story, Novelette and Novella. Members can download the packet here.
Hugo Voting Now Open
Worldcon Philharmonic Orchestra
03 June 2014 - The highlight of Loncon 3's music programme will be a concert by the Worldcon Philharmonic Orchestra
Masquerade and costumes at Loncon 3
03 June 2014 - If you love costumes and costuming, check out our new information about the Masquerade and Hall Costumes at Loncon 3. You can register today! More details
Memberships by Country
The table below shows where our members come from. Note that this is 'live' data and the numbers are likely to change from day to day, also they will not match the figures in the historic table below.
|Country||Total||Adult Attending *||Young Adult||Children
|United Arab Emirates||7||2||1||4|
|Trinidad And Tobago||1||1|
* Note: Guests have been included in the Attending Adults figure.
Memberships Over Time
The growth in memberships over time is shown in the following table. The figure for Attending includes Guests, Young Adults, Children and Infants as well as regular Adult Attending members. The "Countries" column shows the total number of countries represented in our membership database.
|Date||Attending||Supporters||Day & Hall||Total||Countries||Comment|
|Aug 2012||865||960||—||1825||—||After Chicon 7|
|Sep 2012||1030||856||—||1886||—||End of Sep 2012|
|Oct 2012||1191||787||—||1978||23||End of Oct 2012|
|Nov 2012||1346||708||—||2054||25||End of Nov 2012|
|Dec 2012||1367||710||—||2077||26||End of Dec 2012|
|Jan 2013||1510||718||—||2228||30||End of Jan 2013|
|Feb 2013||1612||700||—||2312||33||End of Feb 2013|
|Mar 2013||1984||609||—||2593||36||End of Mar 2013|
|Apr 2013||2578||571||—||3149||37||After Eastercon 2013|
|May 2013||2739||561||—||3300||38||End of May 2013|
|Jun 2013||2780||559||—||3339||38||End of Jun 2013|
|Jul 2013||2830||560||—||3390||40||End of Jul 2013|
|Aug 2013||3030||580||—||3610||41||After LoneStarCon 3|
|Sep 2013||3501||613||—||4114||41||End of Sep 2013|
|Oct 2013||3641||574||—||4215||41||End of Oct 2013|
|Nov 2013||3751||582||—||4333||41||End of Nov 2013|
|Dec 2013||3886||603||—||4489||42||End of Dec 2013|
|Jan 2014||4282||1076||—||5358||45||End of Jan 2014|
|Feb 2014||4776||1109||69||5954||49||End of Feb 2014|
|Mar 2014||4928||1164||119||6211||50||End of Mar 2014|
|Apr 2014||5069||2119||147||7335||57||End of Apr 2014|
|May 2014||5231||2476||190||7897||61||End of May 2014|
|June 2014||5457||2768||293||8518||63||End of June 2014|
|July 2014||5891||2893||695||9479||64||End of July 2014|