The University of Durham is made up
of 16 separate Colleges. The conference will be hosted at Collingwood
College which was constructed in 1972 and is the newest of colleges
with the University Campus. Lectures will be held nearby on the main
campus in short walking distances away. Collingwood is located one
mile from the centre of Durham.
The City offers a wide variety of restraurants and bars with nearby
shops, banking and sports and leisure facilities.
As Durham's newest college, it has been extensively
developed and refurbished in recent years. The accommodation offered
by Collingwood is of a high quality with a three diamond English
Tourism Council rating.
En-suite rooms available, each with a private shower, toilet and
hand basin, built-in wardrobe and tea/coffee making facilities and
radio alarm clocks. Twin occupancy rooms are available on request.
Directions for travel to the conference can
be found within the home pages of the University of Durham and Colingwood
College Home Pages.
for link to University of Durham Home Page
here for link to Collingwood College Home Page
Details of registration, including online registration, can be accessed here.
Registered delegates will receive a bound volume of papers from
the conference. Synopses and papers will be available from the web-site
before the conference through restricted access. A discussion document
will be provided in electronic format shortly after the completion
of the conference.
A full accompanying persons programme will complement
the Conference. Click
here for details.
All those attending, both delegates and accompanying
persons will be invited to attend the Conference Dinner on Thursday
7th September. Accompanying persons may join their partners on the
technical visits. Entertainment will be provided on Friday Evening
at the Darlington Beam Engine Trust.
An exhibition will complement the Conference. Details can be found here.
Click here for more detailed joining instructions for the
conference, including details on registration, accommodation, site
visits, conference dinner, communication (internet, messages etc)
and any special needs.
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