WEDNESDAY 22 JANUARY 2014 AT 10.30 AM
The first meeting of the Association in 2014 was held in the Conference Centre at the Museum of Science and Industry on the Liverpool Road, Castlefield, Manchester, M3 4FP.
Refreshments were provided on arrival and at 12.30 pm, a hot buffet was served in the meeting room, comprising a hot lamb casserole or a vegetarian option followed by a dessert.
After lunch, delegates were able to tour the museum galleries, for which entry was free. There were several galleries in some 6 large buildings with industrial themes, varying from textile spinning, weaving and steam engines to railways, power generation and energy sources.