The city is in
a central UK location with excellent road links via the M1 and M62.
links mean that Sheffield is only 2:05 hrs from London.
three international airports nearby: Leeds/Bradford, East Midlands and
great bus and Supertram services running throughout the day and throughout
the city, linking the University to all major city attractions.
You will be able to book
university accommodation as part of the registration process, and the nights
available will be Sunday, 16th July to Wednesday, 19th July inclusive.
Options will be:
Student accommodation, single, en suite, B&B basis, in Burbage, Endcliffe
Apartments, priced at £41.
Hotel accommodation, single, en suite, B&B basis, in the Halifax Hall Hotel,
priced at £62.50.
Bedroom facilities -
Internet access -
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Alternative accommodation -
Address: The Edge at the Endcliffe
Village, University of Sheffield, 34 Endcliffe Crescent, Sheffield, S10 3ED,
Home to over half-a-million people including more than 60,000 students,
Sheffield is situated centrally in the UK and is Englandís fourth largest
city. Bordering the beautiful Peak District National Park, itís a city of
stunning landscapes - the greenest in Europe. There are seven hills, five
rivers and more park and woodland than any other UK city. In the heart of
Sheffield, pedestrian shopping areas lead to public gardens and squares.
Museums, galleries and theatres share these spaces alongside a great
selection of bars and cafťs. The city is home to several important galleries
and museums which have close links with the Tate and the V&A in London.
Three distinctive venues form one of the most important theatre complexes in
the UK which have been named the best outside London for two years running.
Sheffield can also boast the largest independent cinema outside London in
the form of The Showroom. Sheffield was the UKís first National City of
Sport and has a long sporting heritage including the oldest football club in
the world. Itís a rich, diverse, multicultural city which is proud of its
reputation for being one of the friendliest and safest major cities in the
The conference dinner will be held in
the Cutlers' Hall in central Sheffield on Tuesday evening. The dress
code for the dinner is smart (no jeans, T-shirts, trainers, etc, please), and badges
must be worn. Pre-dinner drinks will be served at 7 pm, with
dinner at 7.30 pm. The event will end at 11 o'clock.