Practical Information

Please keep checking the website periodically: further information will be added in due course, and continuously updated. The complete programme will be available in January 2019.

This website can be reached through either www.hist.cam.ac.uk/research/conferences/blood-in-byzantium or www.spbs2019.wordpress.com.

Venue

The conference sessions will take place in the designated conference centre at Churchill College (www.churchill.cam.ac.uk)  which has excellent transport connections and parking for cars, and is within walking distance of the city centre.

Travel

Train tickets can be purchased online and collected at any UK train station from www.thetrainline.com. Cambridge is connected to London via fast trains that run via King’s Cross/St. Pancras and a slower train that runs via Liverpool Street. The closest airport is London Stansted (www.stanstedairport.com) but there are also good transport connections via London to Heathrow, Gatwick, and London Luton Airports. Within Cambridge, Churchill College is served via the X5 and Citi4 Bus (see www.chu.cam.ac.uk/about/visit-us/find-us). A highly reliable taxi service is provided by Panther Taxis (01223 715715). For further details of transport connections, see www.visitcambridge.org

Places to Eat

Cambridge is home to many excellent (and inexpensive) restaurants. A list of suggested eateries will be included in the delegate pack.

Contact

If you have any queries, please contact Peter Sarris (pavs2@cam.ac.uk)