Press Release: Tolkien 2005: The Ring Goes Ever On - The Tolkien Society

Tolkien 2005:
The Ring Goes Ever On

Aston University, Birmingham, England,
11 - 15 August 2005

Celebrating 50 Years of "The Lord of the Rings"
A five day conference to be held in the city that Tolkien grew up in.

Programme of Events to Include:
Opening Ceremony - Guest of Honour Speaker - Lectures and Panels
Evening Entertainment - Dealers Room - Art Show & Auction - Quizzes - Video Room
Panel topics: Art - Authors - Dramatisation - Ecology - Languages - Philology
Participating Societies

The conference is intended to be as international as possible. The Tolkien Society is inviting other Tolkien Societies around the world to join with us in organising the content (lectures, panels, entertainment etc) of the conference. In recognition of the assistance that they give to Tolkien 2005, members of all Participating Societies will gain the same reduced registration rates as members of the Tolkien Society.

Current Participating Societies are:
The Mythopoeic Society
Elanor, The Belgian Tolkien Society
Sociedad Tolkiendili de México, The Mexican Tolkien Society
Arthedain, The Norwegian Tolkien Society
The Brazilian Tolkien Society
Eredain, The Swiss Tolkien Society
Deutsche Tolkien Gesellschaft, The German Tolkien Society

If you belong to a society not listed above and you wish to get involved, please write to the International Co-Ordinator, c/o 30 Span Meadow, Shawbirch, TELFORD, United Kingdom. TF5 0NE or send an email to: 2005.international@tolkiensociety.org

Any queries regarding this Press Release should be addressed to:
Ian Collier, Publicity Officer, 45 Caldew Maltings, Bridge Lane, Carlisle, CA2 5SW UK
e-mail: publicity@tolkiensociety.org

 

2005: The Ring Goes Ever On
Last Month at Current Prices!

First Registration Rate Increment

Current Rates valid only until 31st March 2003

Current rates (2002)
GBP
USD
EURO

Members of participating societies (adult)
£35.00
$53.00
Î63.00

Non-members (adult)
£40.00
$60.00
Î72.00

Members of participating societies (junior)
£17.50
$26.50
Î31.50

Non-members (junior)
£20.00
$30.00
Î36.00

Child (under 10)
£1.00
$2.00
Î2.00

Supporting
£12.50
$18.50
Î22.50

For details of Participating Societies see over. Ages are those at the start of the conference. Supporting members receive all publications but do not attend the conference. Supporting membership may be upgraded at any time by paying the difference between the current supporting and appropriate full rate. Note these rates do not include accommodation, accommodation details will be provided later.

NEW RATES (from April 1st 2003)
GBP
USD
EURO

Members of participating societies (adult)
£45.00
$73.00
Î68.00

Non-members (adult)
£50.00
$81.00
Î75.00

Members of participating societies (junior)
£22.50
$37.00
Î35.00

Non-members (junior)
£25.00
$41.00
Î38.00

Child (under 10)
£1.00
$2.00
Î2.00

Supporting
£17.50
$29.00
Î27.00

You can book on-line http://www.tolkiensociety.org/2005 or by post:

United Kingdom & Rest of World bookings
All Credit Card payments

European bookings
All Euro payments

North American bookings
All US Dollar payments

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USA

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