National Meeting Locations

National Meetings are held in a variety of locations around the country. Here are directions to some of our main venues.


Blackett Lecture Theatre is in the Department of Physics on the South Kensington Campus of Imperial College.

The street address is: Prince Consort Road, London, SW7 2BW. Building 6 - A map can be found online at:

Public Transport | The nearest tube stations are Gloucester Road and South Kensington.

Public transport information can be found on the Transport for London website -

Local Taxi Numbers |

  • Global Car Service Ltd - 020 7835 1111 (Cromwell Road)
  • 1st Airport Express Cars - 020 7370 2552/020 7244 6556 (Gloucester Road)
  • Kensington & Chelsea Carriage Services - 020 7341 0099 (Cromwell Road)
  • Royal Chelsea Cars - 020 7244 7744 (Cromwell Road), City Chauffeur Services - 0845 094 3568.

Car Parking | Imperial College is not able to provide car parking facilities on the campus. 

Delegates may contact a number of local car parks directly for their current rates:

  • Q-Park Kingston House 0207 581 3371
  • 396 Kingston House North, Princes Gate, SW7 1LS Kingston House Garage South 020 7589 9825 Ennismore Gardens, London, SW7 1NF
  • Union Car Parks 020 7584 7718 Harrington Road, SW7 1AA
  • National Car Parks Ltd 0870 242 7144

There are also a limited number of pay and display bays on the roads surrounding the Campus.
The bays are heavily used and are charged at £3 per hour between 8.30am and 6.30pm. The maximum stay is four hours (return prohibited within 1 hour).


University of Reading

The Madejski Lecture Theatre is in the Agriculture Building, Earley Gate Entrance of the Whiteknights Campus of the University of Reading, RG6 6AR.

Lecture Theatre 1.09 is in the Palmer Building, Shinfield Road Entrance of the Whiteknights Campus of the University of Reading, RG6 6AR.
Map and directions are online at:

Travel information and maps can be found online at



Located approximately 5KM to the south of central Reading.  The address is Shinfield park, Reading, RG2 9AX.

Further directions and maps can be found at