The Venues

The Conference venue
Birmingham Conference and Events Centre (BCEC)
Hill Street
Birmingham
B5 4EW
www.thebcec.co.uk 


The Conference Dinner venue
Birmingham Town Hall
Victoria Square
Birmingham
B3 3DQ
www.thsh.co.uk/town-hall

The Town Hall is a six-minute walk from the hotel.


The Headquarters Hotel
Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre
Smallbrook
Queensway
Birmingham
B5 4EW
www.hibirmingham.co.uk

The headquarters hotel is adjacent to the conference venue and linked by a covered walkway.


Directions to the BCEC and Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre

By train

Birmingham New Street
This is the closest station to the venue.
Use the Station Street/Hill Street exit, turn left onto Hill Street and the BCEC is on your right-hand side, 100 yards down from the station.

Snow Hill
Turn left onto Livery Street and then turn right onto Colmore Road. Walk through Cathedral Square and exit onto Temple Street. Walk to the end of Temple Street and then walk through Birmingham New Street station, exiting onto Hill Street and the BCEC is on your right-hand side, 100 yards down from the station. 10 minute walk.

Birmingham International Train Station
Regular connections are available between the International Train station and Birmingham New Street. This is a 10 minute train journey.

By car

NCP New Street (at the rear of the BCEC – 2 minutes walk)
St Jude’s Passage
Birmingham
B5 5AN

Up to 12 hours - £18.00 upon validation of ticket at Holiday Inn hotel reception
Up to 24 hours - £20.00 upon validation of ticket at Holiday Inn hotel reception

Apcoa China Town (5 minutes walk)
China Town
Wrottesley Street
Birmingham
B5 4RT

Up to 10 hours - £9.00 upon validation of ticket at The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre reception desk.

Planning your journey

Registration is from 12:00 on Thursday 6 June, with lunch taking place from 12:30-13:30 and formal proceedings commencing at 13:30.

Conference proceedings are due to conclude on Friday 7 June at 13:00, with lunch taking place between 13:00 – 14:00.