Gregynog Hall, Tregynon, Newtown, Powys, Wales, SY16 3PW
TEL: 01686 – 650224
Refreshments will be available from 14:15 on Fri 20 May, with talks commencing at 15:00. Talks will conclude at around 12:15 on Sun 22 May, with lunch available at 12:30.
Routes From The South
From Gatwick airport, shuttle to Victoria, underground to Euston, train to Birmingham then Newtown.
From Heathrow airport, take Heathrow Express/underground to Euston, then train to Birmingham, then Newtown.
Delegates will need to comply with current Welsh COVID regulations when travelling on public transport within Wales. We strongly recommend taking a COVID test prior to travelling to Gregynog.
(a) By car
For those participants travelling by car the grounds of Gregynog Hall are entered through a gateway which is on the main road through the tiny village of Tregynon. Parking is available at the Hall. Local area maps can be obtained from streetmap.co.uk. If using a mobile phone app for navigation then please be aware that mobile phone reception in the area is patchy.
(b) By train
The nearest rail station is Newtown (Powys). Further information on trains and train timetables is available from National Rail. Face coverings should be worn on trains in Wales.
There will be a taxi/minibus to transfer participants between Newtown Station and Gregynog Hall, leaving Newtown at around 14.05 on Friday 20 May, and returning to connect with the train that departs at around 14.41 on Sunday 22 May. Please let us know in advance if you wish to use this service. At other times, taxis are available at Newtown for the journey to Gregynog which is a distance of approximately 6 miles.
(c) By air
The nearest airports are Manchester and Birmingham. We will arrange transport for delegates to Gregynog from Manchester city centre departing midday on Fri 20 May and returning after the symposium on Sun 22 May. If you require transport from Manchester, please specify when registering so that we have an idea of numbers.
For arrivals at Birmingham airport, take the train from Birmingham International with no changes to Newtown (Arr. ~14.05), and on the Sunday we will provide transport to Newtown Station (~14.41 – arr. Birmingham International ~17.00). Car hire is also available at the airport.