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Society of Editors Conference 2017 – Fighting for Real News
12-13 November 2017, Cambridge

“Some of the biggest names in journalism will be giving their opinions and insight – don’t miss the chance the join them.” – Ian MacGregor, President of the Society of Editors and Editor Emeritus at the Telegraph

Useful information for delegates

If you have any comments, queries or problems, please let us know at the Society registration desk. We will be happy to help with any issue, large or small.

Emergency contact is Angela Upton: 0754 3571482

Sunday – The Tamburlaine Hotel

Breakfast – breakfast is served from 7.00 am in the bar area.
Check-out – please check out on departure.
Luggage – luggage can be left with the concierge (please ask at reception as there is no concierge desk) and stored safely until you are ready to depart. We ask that unless it is necessary you do not take your luggage to Clare College as we have limited storage space there.
Payment – Your bill for accommodation will be settled by the SoE BUT do please pay for any extras charged to your room before you leave.
Wifi – Please connect to the network titled ‘Tamburlaine Public’. This does not require a password and is valid for 24 hours from logging in.


Monday – Travel to Clare College

Coaches – Please meet SoE staff in the hotel reception at 8.30 am. Coaches will transport delegates from Clare College back to The Tamburlaine hotel at 6.15 pm upon close of the conference.
Walking – it takes approximately 30/40 minutes to walk from the hotel. Directions will be provided for anyone wishing to walk.
Clare College – Session timing is extremely tight. Please be on time for the start of each session.
Wifi – Please collect your individual wifi code from the SoE reception desk


A1 Cabco Taxis –
01223 313131
01223 525555

Panther Taxis –
01223 715715
01223 424424
01223 523523

Camcab Taxis –
01223 704704


Society of Editors