AURIL2017 Annual Conference
5th and 6th October 2017


Bristol Marriott Royal
College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TA 

  01223 659950

Drinks Reception & Conference Dinner

Our Drinks Reception & Conference Dinner will be held at the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery on the 5th October 2017.


Please remember to book your overnight accommodation.

We have negotiated special rates for delegates wishing to stay at the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel on the 4th and 5th October 2017.  Please click on this link for information regarding how to book your accommodation.

Click on this link to book online.

Alternatively, there are a number of hotels within close proximity of the conference venue, ranging from budget to luxury options.  Please click on this link to view Google Maps for alternative hotel options.  *Please note that this is for information only.  AURIL have not negotiated rates with alternative hotels.

October Conference

5th and 6th October 2017, Bristol

The Bristol Marriott Royal, College Green, Bristol


AURIL are pleased to announce that our autumn conference will take place at the Bristol Marriott Royal on the 5th and 6th October.

This historic Victorian-style hotel provides a sophisticated backdrop for our conference in Bristol. The hotel is in a central location adjacent to the Bristol Cathedral, and convenient to Clifton Suspension Bridge and Bristol Zoo. Nearby public transportation is readily available, and many city attractions are within walking distance of the hotel.

To view more details about the hotel and its services please visit the hotel website.  For information about on-site parking including charges, please download the attached leaflet.


Travel Information

Travelling to and from Bristol

Bristol is one of the most easily accessible cities in the UK, with excellent road, rail, bus and air links.


By road: Bristol is ideally situated for road access from London as well as from the north and east of England, it being situated at the intersection of the M4 and M5 motorways.


By air: Bristol has a large international airport, with easyJet and BMI providing domestic flights to a number of UK airports. You can access the Flyer Airport Express bus service to get to Temple Meads railway station or Bristol Bus & Coach Station.  For more information about travelling to and from the airport, please click on this link.

By train:
 Bristol Temple Meads railway station is the largest rail hub in the west of England, with direct services available from London, Scotland, Wales, Manchester and Birmingham.


By bus: Bristol Bus & Coach station is centrally situated at Marlborough Street, near the Broadmead shopping area. Click here for more information.

Travelling to and from the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

By car:  
Take the A38 towards Bristol City Centre then exit onto the A3029 signposted Bristol City Centre. Travel through three roundabouts. Stay in the left lane and exit onto the A4. Take the third exit from the roundabout onto Anchor Road. Turn left and the hotel will be on the left.  The hotel offers on site parking; £7 hourly, £16 daily. For more information about hotel parking, download the attached leaflet.


By public transport:  From the hotel Bristol Temple Meads railway station is located 2 km NW and the Bus & Coach station is located 1.2 km NE.  To plan your journey, click on the links below: