Brochure and Abstracts
Code of Conduct
Hadrian's Wall Excursion
Astrophysics and Cosmology at Durham
Durham is a small city on the banks of the river Wear in North East
England, renowned for its magnificent medieval castle and cathedral (a UNESCO World Heritage Site)
as well as its world-class University
Getting to Durham
Durham city is easily accessible by train or car from all major cities in
the UK, and is close to Newcastle and Durham Tees Valley airports.
The Physics Department and the Ogden Centre on South Road are a 30 minute walk from the
main transit stations and the Market Hall area of town. Several bus lines travel to the New Inn bus stop
on Church Street, the nearest transit point to the meeting venue, or to the South Road colleges stop.
Taxi services are also available. Detailed travel directions can be found here
For its size, Durham contains a large number of restaurants offering a
broad range of cuisines. A listing of a few of our favourite
restaurants in and around the city centre is available
Durham University Campus
Below is a map of Durham indicating all of the University buildings.
Click the map for a larger version. For a PDF version click here.
Links to the full listing of the University buildings and more detailed maps are available here.