Festival Map



A: Manchester Town Hall: Albert Square, Manchester, M60 2LA

B: Manchester Central Library: St Peter’s Square, Manchester, M2 5PD

C: Manchester Art Gallery: Mosley Street, Manchester , M2 3JL

D: International Anthony Burgess Foundation: 3 Cambridge Street, Manchester, M1 5BY

E: Islington Mill: 1 James Street, Salford, M3 5HW

F: Soup Kitchen: 31-33 Spear St, M1 1DF


International Visitors
By train: Manchester is connected to the European rail network with a train change in London. Visit National Rail for routing information and tickets.
By air: Manchester Airport is served by most major international carriers and is only 20 minutes by train or taxi to the city centre.

National Visitors
By train: Manchester is well connected by train, including a high speed link to London.

National Rail Enquiries:
Phone: 08457 48 49 50 (UK only)
Overseas: +44 (0) 20 7278 5240
Text phone: 0845 60 50 600 (UK only).

By car: The conference venue is in Manchester City Centre, which is served by a number of long and short stay parking providers. Visit Parkopedia to find out more about Manchester’s parking facilities.

In Manchester
When travelling around Manchester, please use environmentally friendly modes of transport where available. We recommend you take the tram, bus, and if possible cycle or walk between venues.


For press and media accreditation, or to enquire about interviews with artists and speakers, please contact Catherine Waddington.