Social Programme

Tuesday 23rd July | 17.30 – 19.30  | Opening Reception

“The Drum” University of Manchester

Come and meet your local branch and the Special Interest Groups


Wednesday 24th July | 20:00 – Late | A night in the Northern Quarter

Dine out in one of the many restaurants in the Northern Quarter and join us at

Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, The Northern Quarter M4 5JZ

Where once again we have the popular ‘Bedlam’ joining us for a night of music 

Tickets: £10 (including a complimentary drink)

Thursday 25th July | 19:30 – 23:00 | Conference Dinner

Venue: Whitworth Hall, Oxford Road and Burlington Street in Chorlton-on-Medlock, Manchester
Tickets: £65

Keeping the ‘Green’ theme in mind we are having a vegetarian dinner at the historic Whitworth Hall,
We have included the option of a sustainable fish dish.
Please choose between Vegetarian or Fish (special diets will be catered for)
Menu as follows:
Panzanella tomato toast with crispy capers and micro basil
Spinach & ricotta tortellini with smoked tomato ragu and basil
Lemon and herb crusted hake, courgette spaghetti, tomato and mussel sauce
Clementine and chocolate tart with citrus Chantilly
Sharing platters of cheese for each table