Event Location:

NESEA 2012 will be held in the city of Liverpool, UK. Located on the coast of North West England, Liverpool is a thriving cultural centre and home to a world renowned music scene and two Premiership football teams. Liverpool is easily accessible from across the UK via air, road and rail. Liverpool John Lennon airport has regular flights from many European destinations and is less than ten miles away from the city centre. Manchester Airport is just one hour away.

The conference will be held at Egerton Court (
Location info) in Liverpool’s historic Georgian Quarter. Set in the heart of the city, Liverpool’s wide range of social and cultural amenities are just a short walk way.

Liverpool’s attractions include: Liverpool and Everton Football Clubs. Attendees can also learn about Liverpool’s seafaring past at the Albert Dock, which is also home to the Tate Liverpool gallery and the Beatles Story museum. At the Cavern Club, attendees can listen to the latest bands, in the venue where music legends like the Beatles were made. For more information about Liverpool’s attractions click here.

Location Map:

NESEA 2012 will be held in Liverpool, UK. All conference and workshop sessions will be held at Egerton Court, 2 Rodney Street. The conference hotel is the
Hope Street Hotel, 40 Hope Street, 500M from the conference venue. Both visible on the map below.

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Egerton Court, 2 Rodney Street

Hotel Information:


The four star, award winning
Hope Street Hotel has been chosen as the official hotel of NESEA 2012. Trip Advisor, the Times and Culture Company all highly recommend the hope street hotel. It is conveniently located less than 500M from the conference venue (see the map above). For NESEA 2012 attendees, we have negotiated a special rate of £89.00 per night including breakfast. A discount booking code will be provided upon registration.

Alternative accommodation options close to the conference venue include the historic Adelphi Hotel and the boutique Aachen Hotel.

Social Event:

The NESEA 2012 banquet will be held at The London Carriage Works (TLCW), which serves modern British food sourced from local suppliers. TLCW has won several awards for its food, its bar and its chefs. We hope that you will join us for an authentic taste of Britain.

Visa Information:

Foreign travellers may require a travel visa to enter the United Kingdom. The UK’s Home Office UK Border Agency provides a
“Do you need a visa?” tool with which you can check whether or not you require a VISA to travel to the UK. For more information please consult the United Kingdom’s Home Office UK Border Agency for visa rules and eligibility.

Travel Directions:

Manchester International airport is connected to a range of International destinations. Details
here. Train services travel directly from the airport to Liverpool city centre, arriving at Liverpool Lime Street train station. Travel from Manchester takes one hour. Train times can be found here.

Liverpool John Lennon airport is connected to a range of European destinations. Details here. Bus services regularly travel back and forth to Liverpool city centre. Bus times can be found here. A Liverpool journey planner can be found here. For bus services from John Lennon Airport use Speke, Speke Hall Avenue, John Lennon Airport as your starting point.

The conference venue is a fifteen minute walk from Liverpool Lime Street train station. The exact location of the conference venue is here

A trip planner for the venue is available here.