You are here

Social Programme

London Red Bus Tour - Wednesday 18th April

All delegates are welcome to join us on this complimentary guided Red Bus tour of the capital city.  All you have to do is let us know in advance that you would like to be included on the tour.  The tour will start at the Grand Connaught Rooms at 18:45hrs and will last approximately 45 minutes.  Return drop off points will be at the Russell Hotel, or at the Grand Connaught Rooms.

The Red Bus tour is preceded by a wine reception at the Grand Connaught Rooms, sponsored by Research Board and the Psychology Education Board.  During this time we will launch Origins: The evolution and impact of psychological science.  All delegates are welcome. 

Awards Gala Dinner - Thursday 19th April

Will be held at the Hotel Russell, with pre-dinner drinks from 19.15hrs and dinner at 20.00hrs.

Cost of attendance is £51.50 per person to include drinks, dinner and entertainment.  Dress code will be formal (suits for gentleman/cocktail dresses for ladies).  Tickets can be booked when registering your place at the conference.

Award winning Comedian Shazia Mirza will be the first to entertain us after dinner, we will then take a musical trip to the West End and then dance the rest of the night away to our disco. 

Further announcements re the entertainment will be posted here when confirmed.

Things to do in and around Covent Garden

Our conference venue is just a short walk from the vibrant area of Covent Garden in Central London, there is so much to see and do in the area, many restaurants, theatres and of course the market itself.  The best place to access information about the area is at

More information about London can be found at the Visit London website