Convention Ticket and Venue Information
RSGB Convention 2017
incorporating the AMSAT UK Colloquium
Admission to the full day of lectures at the RSGB Convention 2017 costs:
For tickets booked in advance
Saturday – £15.00
Sunday – £10.00
All Weekend – £20.00
click here to book these.
For tickets purchased on the day
Saturday – £20.00
Sunday – £15.00
All Weekend – £25.00
Under 21s receive free entry to this year’s Convention – please note under 16s must be accompanied.
(no tickets are issued and proof of age is required)
The RSGB Convention opening times are as follows:
Saturday: 9am – 6pm (doors open 8.30am)
Sunday: 9am – 4pm (doors open 8.30am)
For those staying overnight please note room check in is from 3.00pm. However on occasion delegates can check into their rooms earlier to leave their luggage but need to be aware they may not be fully serviced.
The RSGB Convention is being held at Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre on the 13-15th October. Kents Hill Park is easily accessible by road or rail, with 800 free parking spaces on site.
Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre
Kents Hill Park
From the South
Exit the M1 at Junction 13 and follow the A421 towards Milton Keynes. Continue for two miles until you reach the Kingston roundabout. Take the third exit onto Standing Way (H8) and continue straight over the next roundabout (Brinklow). At the next roundabout (Kents Hill) turn left onto Brickhill Street (V10). Take first turning on the left at mini roundabout. Turn left again at the T junction and then take the next right to the Training & Conference Centre. Swallow Reception is the building with the clock tower.
From the North
Exit the M1 at junction 14 and turn right towards Milton Keynes. At the first roundabout (Northfield) go straight over and at the second roundabout (FoxMilne) turn left (first exit) onto Tongwell Street (V11). Follow this road and at second roundabout (Brinklow) turn right (third exit) onto Standing Way (H8). Continue to next roundabout (Kents Hill) and turn left (first exit) onto Brickhill Street (V10). Take first turning on the left at mini roundabout and turn left at the T junction. Take the first right and Swallow Reception is in the building with the clock tower.
From the West
From Buckingham, take the A421 towards Milton Keynes. This road becomes Standing Way (H8). Continue along Standing Way until the roundabout at Brickhill Street (V10), Kents Hill. Turn right (third exit) onto Brickhill Street. Take first turning on the left at mini roundabout and turn left at the T junction. Take the first right and Swallow Reception is the building with the clock tower.
Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre is about four miles from Central Milton Keynes railway station. MK Central is a high speed train stop; trains are frequent and journey times from London Euston station vary between 35 and 60 minutes.
Taxis are always outside the MK Central Station and the journey will take just 10 minutes to Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre.