Travel and accommodation

Huddersfield is located in the north of England, between the major cities of Manchester and Leeds. Maps of the town and details of local transport are available here.

A regular direct train service runs from Manchester International Airport to Huddersfield. The journey takes 50-60 minutes. Advance-purchase rail tickets cost about £20 return, available from Trains to Huddersfield from London take 2.5 to 3 hours.

We are offering modern, low-cost accommodation to conference delegates in Castings student halls, 5 minutes walk from the symposium venue. To book, visit the Register to attend page of this site; the deadline for booking conference accommodation is Tuesday 29 August.

The symposium will take place in the University of Huddersfield’s beautiful Creative Arts Building, close to the town centre.


Main image: Andy Miah,