Winter Weekend 2022

Postponed until January 2023

Where do designs come from?

 A distinguished group of speakers will explore a variety of the many and varied ways in which artists, designers and potters found inspirations for designs.


The Pendulum Hotel & Conference Centre Manchester

A very short distance from Picadelliy railway stations in Manchester, the Pendulum Hotel is an ideal location. 

Lecture theatre

Our lecture programme will be held in the purpose built Cotton Theatre.


Meals will be served in the pleasant surroundings of the Pendulum restaurant.

The Garden Bar

The bar serves drinks and snacks and will be open until late every evening


All rooms have ensuite facilities, tea and coffee making equipment, flat screen TV, and fast wifi

Car parking

A car park with very resaonable charges is located in the side street beside the hotel