Venue - The Octagon Centre, Western Bank, S10 2TN


Maps and Travel Advice:

Full address of the venue:
Convocation Hall, Octagon Centre
University of Sheffield
Western Bank
S10 2TN

Park & Ride

Supertram park and ride is a very convenient way to travel by car to the University without having to negotiate the heavy traffic in the city centre and University area and eliminating the stress of finding somewhere to park. Further information can be found at


If parking on the roads in the vicinity, please remember that urban clearway restrictions apply to most roads, i.e. no parking beofre 9.30am and after 4.30pm.  Theremainder tend to have double yellow lines i.e. no parking at all.  Traffic police patrol the area regularly.  Parking spaces cannot be guaranteed to please leave plenty of time if you must bring a car.

Very limited parking is available in the Durham Road car park, immediately behind the Octagon Centre. However, please be aware that this car park fills quickly and availability cannot be guaranteed.

Parking is available on the edge of Campus at the QPark Rockingham Site. This is a 530 space long-stay off-street car park, approximately half a mile from the Octagon Centre. Details of the car park can be found on The QPark web site