General Info

General Information

Banks and Currency Exchange

The United Kingdom’s currency is Pounds Sterling.  Credit cards are generally accepted in restaurants and shops.

Climate and Weather
In March, the average temperature in Manchester is around 5oC to 9oC.  It may be quite pleasant, but it is advisable to bring clothes for cold and wet weather.

The organisers do not accept any responsibility for individual medical, travel or personal insurance. Participants are strongly advised to have their own travel insurance policies.

Passport & Visas
For citizens of the EC member countries, a passport is valid for entry into the UK.  Each delegate is responsible for obtaining their own entry visas, if required.  Please contact the proper authority (Consulate or Embassy) for information.