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Delegate information

Who’s coming to DCDC17?

Download the list of organisations that have registered for DCDC17 so far

DCDC17 organisation list

Getting here

The Lowry is located in Salford Quays, a 10 minute drive from Manchester City Centre and accessible by a number of major transport links.

The Lowry
Pier 8
Salford Quays
M50 3AZ


The Metrolink tram system is the quickest and easiest way to reach The Lowry from all the main transport links. The closest tram stations to The Lowry are MediaCityUK and Harbour City.


Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Deansgate rail stations are all short tram rides away from The Lowry.


The Lowry is only a two-minute drive from the national motorway network (M602) and a ten-minute drive from Manchester City Centre. Parking is available at The Lowry Outlet Mall (charges apply).


Manchester Airport is a 20-minute drive or taxi journey from MediaCityUK via the M602, M60 and M56 (Junction 5) or a 55-minute journey via tram and train from Manchester Piccadilly Station.


Delegates will need to arrange their own accommodation. Below is a list of hotels close to the conference venue (these hotels are not endorsed by The National Archives or RLUK and we cannot vouch as to their suitability or availability):

Holiday Inn Express, Salford Quays

Holiday Inn Manchester, Media City

Copthorne Hotel, Manchester

Premier Inn, Salford Quays

Ramada Manchester Salford Quays

Quay Apartments

Travelodge Manchester Salford Quays