Social Events

Wine Reception

There will be a free wine reception on the evening of Monday 1st August, shortly after the final lecture of the day.

Conference Dinner

The Conference Dinner will take place on the evening of Tuesday 2nd August, at Wylam Brewery. Delegates can purchase a ticket for the Conference Dinner at the same time that they register. The price (£40) includes a welcome drink, a three course meal and wine.

The deadline for purchasing a conference dinner ticket is Monday 4th July.


There will be a free excursion on the afternoon of Wednesday 3rd August, to Hadrian’s Wall. There will be the option to either go for a walk along a length of the wall, or to explore one of the many Roman Forts along the wall. Coaches will be provided, and will take approximately 30 minutes each way.


We have assembled some restaurant recommendations that we hope you will find useful.