The Society organises a regular programme of talks and seminars between September
and May each year.
Our meetings are held in Manchester and in London.
In view of the present Covid-19 emergency this timetable must be regarded as
There is, as yet, no provision for booking our events in London and no events at all in Manchester.
When the situation becomes clear, we hope to be able to clarify the position.
Manchester meetings are organised by the North West Group of the CCS.
The lectures are normally held at The Manchester Metropolitan University, Chester Street,
Manchester, M1 5GD - Room E005 in the John Dalton East Building (subject to possible change in 2020).
Lectures will start at 17:30 but tea, coffee and biscuits will be available from 17:00.
London CCS London meetings are at the BCS location –
25 Copthall Avenue, Moorgate EC2R 7BP.
The venue is on the corner of Copthall Avenue and London Wall,
a five minute walk from Bank Station (connection from Waterloo)
and three from Moorgate
(connections from all the other major London rail terminii except Marylebone)
Lectures start at 14:30 but many members are in the delightful
habit of coming early from 14:00 for informal discussions beforehand.
Please note that the BCS operates a system of pre-registration for meetings at
You may pre-register using the booking links () below.
There are some notes for prospective lecturers at our London events