Wednesday 6th September, 19:00-20:00: Conference reception. This will be held at the Manchester Town Hall, hosted by the Lord Mayor of Manchester.
Thursday 7th September: Walking tours 15:15- 16:45
Manchester Shock city: Industrial and Radical Manchester, led by Anne Beswick (£5). This walk will highlight the birth of the Industrial Revolution, canals, mills, factories, social change, politics and revolution, Peterloo, Suffragettes, and Engels.
Northern Quarter walk (£5). We will walk (approx. 30 minutes) to the Northern Quarter where the vibrant spirit of the city thrives, combining street art, music, fashion in a land of crumbling cotton factories, sky-scraping fire-escapes, Bohemian bars, hidden spaces, cult markets, chic galleries and curry cafes.
Walk to the Whitworth Art Gallery (free)
Walk to the Museum of Science and Industry (free)
Walk to the John Rylands Library and People’s History Museum (free)
Thursday 7th September: Conference dinner (18:30 for 19:00 start) The Society for Social Medicine invites you to attend the Conference Dinner and social event, an opportunity to meet and socialise with colleagues. This will be held in Harvey Nichols 2nd floor Bar & Brasserie Restaurant.
Ticket price is £50 per person and includes a 3-course meal and drinks. Please click here to view the conference dinner menu. Please note that you must inform us of any dietary requirement that you have at least 2 weeks before the event.
Tickets are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.