Planning your visit to Cambridge

The course
The course is run over a three day period and a detailed programme will be issued upon your arrival at the hospital.

Start and end times for the course are as follows:
Day 1: 09:00-18:00
Day 2: 09:00-17:30
Day 3: 09:00-15:30

Times to be confirmed

Course location
Madingley Hall, Madingley, Cambridge, CB23 8AQ

Course accommodation
Accommodation on Monday and Tuesday evening, with breakfast, is included in the course fee. Any additional accommodation is to be booked personally - we can offer assistance with booking this for you, however, you will need to pay for this separately.

It is recommended that attendees fly into London Stansted, London Gatwick or London Heathrow.

If arriving by rail, the closest railway stations is Cambridge which is a short taxi ride from Madingley Hall.

Recommended taxi service based in Cambridge - Panther Taxis, contactable on 01223 715715.

Facilities at the hospital
Papworth Hospital is the UK's largest specialist cardiothoracic hospital and the country's main heart and lung transplant centre. During the course, we will aim to provide you with a tour of our ICU department. If, however, there are other areas of the hospital that you would like further information on or would like to view, please let us know and this can be arranged after the course has finished on Wednesday.

The hospital has a multi-faith sanctuary on-site. If you would like access to this area please let us know so that further information can be issued.

Special dietary requirements
Please inform us of any special dietary requirements at your earliest convenience.

Casual attire is appropriate throughout the course. The dress code for the college dinner is smart casual.

Daniel Saxton, Head of Business Services - Tel: +44 (0)1480 364278; Email:
Anne Scott, Conference Facilitator - Tel: +44 (0)1480 364448; Email:


Endorsed by:


Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Papworth Everard
CB23 3RE

Telephone: +44 (0)1223 639814 / 639821

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