Post-conference trip

A post-conference trip can be joined for between 1 and 7 nights.

Overlooking York Minster
Photo courtesy of Michael D Beckwith

All participants (and family members) are welcome to join a post-conference trip for between 1 and 7 nights from Friday 19 June until Friday 26 June.

This will be a partly facilitated and partly self-led group, organised via a message forum. Sign up by registering for the conference and expressing an interest at the time of booking.

Additionally you can express an interest by emailing the conference organisers:

Draft itinerary for the trip 

  • Friday 19 June stay in York
  • Saturday 20/Sunday 21 June travel via Whitby and Durham to arrive in Berwick-Upon-Tweed
  • Monday 22 June make a day-trip to Holy Island (Lindisfarne)
  • Tuesday 23 June travel through Scotland to Oban
  • Wednesday 24 June travel to the island of Iona and stay overnight
  • Thursday 25 June leave Iona and head for Glasgow
  • Friday 26 June the trip concludes

The intention is to travel by train and to stay in simple hostel-style accommodation (but with the option for people to book B&B or a hotel if they prefer).

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