Practical Information

Location and travel information

The event will be held in the Mathematical Institute, University of St Andrews. The venue postcode is KY16 9SS, and it is marked with a start in the map below.

For general information on travelling to St Andrews click here. Those arriving by train should travel to Leuchars, from where there are rgular bus and texi services to St Andrews.

Food and Drink

On both days, a light lunch will be provided as well as morning and afternoon refreshments. Please make sure you make a note of any special dietary requirements when registering.

Conference dinner at a nearby restaurant will be on the evening of Monday 24th April: if you are interested in coming to dinner, please indicate this when registering.


There is one standard chain hotel in St Andrews: Premier Inn. It has its own parking and is a short walk from the Maths Institute.

Most of the other accommodation in St Andrews consists of B&Bs in the centre of town. A couple that we use for visiting seminar speakers are: Yorkston Guest House, Brownlees Guest House.

There are many others, which can be accessed from the St Andrews Tourist Information Centre.