British Dam Society
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Registration Fees
Accompanying Persons
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Venue Back to top 

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.

Accommodation Back to top 

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.

Travel Back to top 

Directions for travel to the conference can be found within the home pages of the University of Durham and Colingwood College Home Pages.

Click here for link to University of Durham Home Page
Click here for link to Collingwood College Home Page

Registration Fees Back to top 

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.

Accompanying Persons Back to top 

A full accompanying persons programme will complement the Conference. Click here for details.

Social Functions Back to top

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.

Exhibition Back to top 

An exhibition will complement the Conference. Details can be found here.

Joining Instructions Back to top 

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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