Conference Booking

GA Conference Booking Form

Geological Resources in the North West: Past, Present and Future
University of Manchester & Manchester Museum
18-20 October 2019

You can book your conference place online below.

If you would like to book your place by post, you can download a booking form here. Please return this booking form to GA Annual Conference Geologists’ Association, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0DU. Further information will be sent to you by email. Please email any questions to

Friday 18th October – Icebreaker

Registration and tour of the Manchester Museum’s minerals & palaeontology section. Informal evening get together with the conference team, in a nearby Manchester pub (TBA).

Saturday 19th October – Conference
Including coffee/tea, light lunch, morning and afternoon tea/coffee, abstracts booklet (Please indicate any dietary requirements when prompted as you check out)

GA & Affiliates

Non Members


CONFERENCE DINNER: Please do join us for this informal hot buffet style dinner in the Manchester Museum, 7.00 pm.

All dietary requirements can be catered for (please enter your details when prompted at check out). Cash bar available
£32 (Includes a glass of wine)

Sunday 20th October Excursions:

1. Building Stones of Manchester

2. The Williamson Tunnels Tour

3. Ribblesdale Cement Works Clitheroe

4. Apedale Geotrail and HeritageCentre with optional coal mine tour (at an additional charge)

Posters: welcome, Email Jane Michael

Accommodation: is available at a number of hotels within the city centre. Special delegate rates have been arranged at two hotels on campus. Please note the rates and rooms are subject to availability. Please follow these links and book direct with the hotel.

Crowne Plaza Manchester

Visit the hotel’s booking link @ – Click on “Credit card bookings” The other option is to contact the hotel via email or phone. Email: or Phone: (44) 0161 359 5550 (option 3 for groups) – the team is available from 8:30 am till 6 pm in the groups office.

Manchester Conference Centre (Pendulum Hotel) 0161 955 8000
A conference rate of £134 per night double/twin occupancy, £124 single occupancy inclusive of breakfast, at the Manchester Crowne Plaza and £119 double/twin occupancy £109 single occupancy, inclusive of breakfast at the Pendulum Hotel, please quote code GA1840. It is advisable to book early.

Premier Inn Manchester