This page gives information about the venues we use to teach our courses.
- The Westminster Conference Centre, BIS, 1 Victoria Street, London, SW1H 0ET, UK
- City University, London, UK
- COSLA Conference Centre , Edinburgh, UK
- Highfield Campus, University of Southampton, UK
- London Knowledge Lab, London, UK
- Medical Research Council, Head Office, London, UK
- National Council for Voluntary Organisations, London, UK
- Queens University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
- Royal Statistical Society, London, UK,
- University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
- University of Cardiff, Wales, UK
- University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
- University of Newcastle, Newcastle, UK
The Westminster Conference Centre, BIS, 1 Victoria Street, London, SW1H 0ET, UK
We are located at the bottom of Victoria Street, just off Parliament Square A map of the location is here
The nearest tube stations are St James Park (Circle and District lines) and Westminster (Circle, District, Jubilee lines)
The nearest train station is Victoria (also Victoria tube on Victoria, Circle, and District lines)
From Victoria - Walk 10 mins down Victoria Street, or take the Circle line to St James' Park, or take bus 211, 11, 148, or 24 straight down Victoria Street
From Euston or Kings Cross - Take the Victoria line south to Victoria station and follow directions from there.
Ameway Street, London. SW1P 2TX. 24hr Opening
Great College Street, London. SW1P 3RX 24hr Opening
Please note that we are located within the Congestion Charging Zone
City University, London, UK
For exact Course location please see programme page, though they will be located in
A map of Northampton Square site can be found here.
Directions to the Myddelton Suite can be found here.
Directions to the Northampton Suite C and B here.
A more detailed map can be found using Streetmap.co.uk here.
Accommodation near City University
PREMIER INN - London Kings Cross
London King's Cross
Tel: 02078 120106
Further detaila can be found here.
PREMIER INN - London Euston
Tel: 02075 543402
Further details can be found here.
Tel: 02072 825500
Tel: 08703 339101
Ensuite hall of residence
Executive single room £40 per night (room only)
Executive twin room £60 per night (room only)
Tel: 02070 408822
COSLA Conference Centre , Edinburgh, UK
Please consult the course description for specific room location for courses held at the COSLA Conference Centre.
Information on directions and travel can be found here.
Download a copy of COSLA "Getting Here" Map (230k, PDF)
Highfield Campus, University of Southampton, UK
The course will be held at the Southampton Statistical Sciences Research Institute (S3RI), Building 39, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO171BJ.
Travelling to the University of Southampton
Maps and travel information are available from the University of Southampton Travel Page. This also includes a map of the Highfield Campus. Building 39 is at the end of Salisbury Road edging onto Southampton Common.
Accommodation Near the University of Southampton
Below are a list of hotels that are situated near the University of Southampton, listed by distance from the campus:
Highfield House Hotel
Highfield Lane, Portswood, Southampton, Hampshire SO17 1AQ
Tel: 02380 554223 Fax: 02380 581914
Please telephone the hotel direct to request University rates when making reservations.
Whilst Highfield House Hotel does not offer evening meals, hotel guests receive 10% discount at Ceno's restaurant located just next door to the hotel.
Charlotte Place, Southampton, UK, SO14 0TB
Tel: +44 (0) 23 8037 1111 Fax: +44 (0) 23 8037 1100
Banister House Hotel,
2 Bannister Road, Southampton, SO15 2JJ
Tel: 023 80 221279, Fax: 01703 221279
New Road, Southampton, SO14 OHB
Tel: 0870 238 3308, Fax: 02380 338395
144 Lodge Road, Southampton, SO14 0QG
Tel: 08700 850 950, Lodge Reference 745
University rates may be possible; please ask for these when booking.
Those employed in Government Offices are also given a generous discount at the following hotels. They are both in the centre of Southampton and so would involve a taxi journey to and from the University each day.
For information about Restaurants, Pubs and Clubs in the locality visit
London Knowledge Lab, London, UK
The course will be held at the
London Knowledge Lab
23-29 Emerald Street
London WC1N 3QS
The room is on the ground floor and participants will need to ring the bell to get into the building. The address, maps and public transport info for the London Knowledge Lab can be found here: http://www.lkl.ac.uk/cms/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=42&Itemid=114
Medical Research Council, Head Office, London, UK
London Medical Research Council, Himsworth & Fletcher Rooms, Medical Research Council, 13th Floor, 1 Kemble Street, London WC2B 4AN. A map of the location, including travel and accommodation details, can be found at http://www.mrc.ac.uk/About/Findus/index.htm
London underground: The MRC head office is located within easy walking distance of Covent Garden, Holborn and Temple underground stations.
The following hotels are recommended by the Medical Research Council.
Grange Fitzrovia Hotel
20-28 Bolsover Street
+44 (0)207 467 7000
For discounted rates, please quote "18603" when booking.
Further details on the Grange Fitzrovia Hotel are available here.
Grange Langham Court Hotel
31-35 Langham Court Street
+44 (0)207 436 6622
For discounted rates, please quote "18603" when booking.
Further details on the Grange Langham Hotel are available here.
Melia White House Hotel
+44 (0)207 391 3000
For discounted rates, please quote "MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)" when booking.
Further details on the Melia White House Hotel are available here.
National Council for Voluntary Organisations, London, UK
A map and directions to the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) can be found here.
The following hotels are situated close to the venue.
Ambassadors Hotel Bloomsbury
12 Upper Woburn Place
+44 (0)207 693 5400
Further details on the Ambassadors Hotel Bloomsbury are available here.
Travelodge London Kings Cross
Grays Inn Road
+44 (0)871 984 6256
Further details on the Travelodge London Kings Cross are available here.
Premier Inn London Kings Cross
26-30 York Way
+44 (0)870 990 6414
Further details on the Premier Inn London Kings Cross are available here.
Hilton London Euston Hotel
17-18 Upper Woburn Place
+44 (0)207 943 4500
Further details on the Hilton London Euston Hotel are available here.
Holiday Inn London Kings Cross/Bloomsbury
1 Kings Cross Road
+44 (0)207 833 3900
Further details on the Holiday Inn London Kings Cross/Bloomsbury are available here.
Hotel Ibis London Euston St Pancras
3 Cardington Street
+44 (0)207 388 7777
Further details on the Hotel Ibis London Euston St Pancras are available here.
Imperial London Hotels Tavistock
+44 (0)207 636 8383
Further details on the Imperial London Hotels Tavistock are available here.
Thistle Euston Hotel
+44 (0)871 376 9017
Further details on the Thistle Euston Hotel are available here.
Queens University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
The course will be held at the McClay Library, Queens University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT7 1LP.
The address is:
The McClay Library
10 College Park
To see the venue on an interactive map (letter A on map), click here.
Accommodation near Queens University
ASH-ROWAN TOWN HOUSE , 12 Windsor Avenue, Belfast BT9 6EE
Tel: 028 9066 1758.
It is a bed and breakfast, but a very superior one.
THE HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS, 106 University Street, Belfast BT7 1HP, iRELAND
It is reasonably-priced and close to the venue.
Royal Statistical Society, London, UK,
further information of how to get to the RSS can be obtained from here.
University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Information about the University of Bristol can be found at http://www.bristol.ac.uk/university/maps/
Accommodation in Bristol
University preferred Hotels
Tel: (0117) 954 5555 (int. 45518)
Fax: (0117) 923 7188
VICTORIA SQUARE HOTEL Victoria Square, Clifton, Bristol , BS8 4EW
Tel: 0117 973 9058
Fax: 0117 970 6929
PREMIER TRAVEL INN The Haymarket, Bristol, BS1 3LR
Tel: (0117) 910 0600
Fax: (0117) 910 0619
CLIFTON HOTELS GROUP (includes Berkeley Square, Clifton, Rodney Square and Washingon Hotels)
University of Cardiff, Wales, UK
Courses will be held in committee rooms 1 & 2 in the Glamorgan Building on Cathays Park Campus. The Glamorgan Building is number 49 on the Cathays Park Campus Map and is 10 -15 minutes walk from the central train station.
Address: Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 3WT
A map of Cathays Park Campus and the Glamorgan Building (number 49) can be found here.
A more detailed map using streetmap.co.uk can be found here.
University of Cardiff Accommodation
HILTON HOTEL (10 minutes walk from venue)
Greyfriars Road , Cardiff CF10 3AL , UNITED KINGDOM
Tel: +44 (0) 2920 111 111
Fax: +44 (0) 2920 111 112
HOLLAND HOUSE HOTEL (5 minutes walk from venue, 1 minutes walk from centre of town)
24-26 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0DD
Tel: 029 20 497349
ANGEL HOTEL (15 minutes walk from venue, in centre of town)
THISTLE HOTEL CARDIFF (10 minutes walk from venue, in centre of town)
The Parc Hotel, Cardiff, Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3UD
Tel: 0871 376 9011
Fax: 0871 376 9111
THE BIG SLEEP (20 minutes walk from venue, 5 minutes walk from centre of town)
IBIS HOTEL (10 minutes walk from venue, in centre of town)
Churchill way - CF10 2HA - CARDIFF - UNITED KINGDOM
Tel : (+44)2920/649250
Fax : (+44)2920/649260
Below is a list of recommended Guesthouses and Hotels outside of the main centre.
All are between 15 - 30 minutes walking distance from the venue.
University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
The course will be held in the CRESC/CCSR Training Suite in the Cathie Marsh Centre for Census and Survey Research (CCSR). This is located on the ground floor of the Humanities Bridgeford Street Building (building number 35 on the campus map) at the University of Manchester, Bridgeford Street, Manchester, M15 6FH.
Directions to the CRESC/CCSR Training Suite are available here.
A map of the campus, showing the Humanities Bridgeford Street Building (number 35) is available here.
The following local accommodation is recommended by the venue:
Manchester Business School
Commercial Activities and Conference
Manchester Business School
The University of Manchester
Booth Street West
+44 (0)161 306 1320
Further details on the Manchester Business School Hotel Services are available here.
Hotel Ibis - Manchester, Charles Street
Charles Street/Princess Street
+44 (0)161 272 5000
Further details on the Hotel Ibis - Manchester, Charles Street are available here.
Hotel Ibis - Manchester, City Centre
96 Portland Street
+44 (0)161 234 0600
Further details on the Hotel Ibis - Manchester, City Centre are available here.
Days Hotel, Manchester City
+44 (0)161 955 8400
Further details on the Days Hotel - Manchester City are available here.
Premier Inn, Manchester City (Portland St)
112-114 Portland Street
+44 (0)870 238 3315
Further details on the Premier Inn, Manchester City (Portland St) are available here.
Manchester City Centre is 10-20 minutes away by bus, 10 minutes by taxi.
Further information on other Manchester hotels with price deals and offers from LateRooms.com is available here.
University of Newcastle, Newcastle, UK
There is currently no further information about the venue available.