HEP conference 2007

Social Programme


Manchester's Town Hall


The Palace Hotel

18 July (Wednesday), 2:00pm to 7:00pm: Registration and Refreshments

in the foyer of the Schuster Laboratory (building number 54 on the campus map.) For latecomers, registration will be possible throughout the conference at the conference help desk.

19 July (Thursday) evening, 7:00pm to 8:00pm: Welcome Reception

in the Great Hall and Banqueting Rooms of Manchester's spectacular Town Hall, located on the Albert Square in the City Centre.

20 July (Friday), 6:00pm to 8:00 pm: Beer Tasting

in the Renold Building (number 8 on the campus map).

Featuring locally-brewed beers from the Boggart Hole Clough Brewery.

21 July (Saturday) 9:00am - 1:00pm: Tour of Daresbury Laboratory

Sign up at registration if you would like to visit the Daresbury Laboratory on Saturday morning. Limited to 53 participants; first come first served.

22 July (Sunday): Excursion

Possible outings:

Final choice of excursion, and payment (in cash only please) to be made at registration.

23 July (Monday), 7:30pm: The Conference Dinner

in The Palace Hotel on Oxford Street in Manchester's City Centre.

24 July (Tuesday), 7:30pm: Brass Band Concert

Historically, many industries in the United Kingdom sponsored brass bands with players drawn from their work forces. Many of these bands still exist, including Manchester's own Fairey Band, one of Britain's top brass bands, who will perform for us in Bridgewater Hall on Tuesday evening.