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Social Psychology Section Annual Conference 2018

28 - 30 August 2018, Keele Hall, Staffordshire


About the venue

Keele Hall is a historic mansion, one of Staffordshires finest stately homes was previously owned by the Sneyd family and stands in hundreds of acres of lush parkland and immaculate gardens. A fantastic destination for meetings, conference, training and business events.


Keele Hall
Keele University

Getting to the venue:

Keele is between Junctions 15 and 16 on the M6, and is just west of Stoke-on-Trent and Newcastle-under-Lyme. We are halfway between Manchester and Birmingham. For SatNav users please use the University post code ST5 5BG.

From both Junction 15 or 16 you should head for Newcastle-under-Lyme. From Newcastle-under-Lyme follow signs for the A525 to Whitchurch; you will find the main entrance to the University on this road.

From the north: Leave the M6 at Junction 16 signed the A500/Alton Towers. At the motorway roundabout turn right onto the A500 for Crewe and Nantwich. The University is signposted from here and the journey time via the A500/A531 and A525 is about 20 minutes.

From the south: Leave the M6 at Junction 15 and follow the signs for the A519 into Newcastle-under-Lyme. The University is signed from the first roundabout.

From the west: Follow signs for the A525

Once you are on campus follow the directional signage

For national train times and enquiries go to: www.nationalrail.co.uk the nearest railways stations to Keele are:

Stoke-on-Trent (5 miles/8km)
Crewe (12 miles/19km)

Buses and taxis to Keele from Stoke:
The number 3 bus leaves for Keele from a bus stop opposite Stoke station every 10-15 minutes during the day and less frequently in the evenings. The journey takes approximately 30 minutes. You can get a taxi from outside the station directly to the University for around £10 and the journey should take 15 -20 minutes.

Manchester Airport is nearest to Keele and is about 35 miles (56km) away. These are also within close proximity to Keele: Birmingham International Airport, East Midlands Airport and Liverpool John Lennon Airport

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