General Information

Banks and Currency Exchange

The United Kingdoms’ currency is the Great British Pound.  Credit and debit cards are generally accepted in restaurants and shops.

Climate and Clothing

In September, the weather in Exeter may be quite pleasant with an average daily maximum of around 16oC. However, as the United Kingdoms’ weather is unpredictable, it is advisable to bring a sweater and a light raincoat or umbrella.


The organisers do not accept any responsibility for individual medical, travel or personal insurance. Participants are strongly advised to have their own travel insurance policies.

Passport & Visas

A passport is valid for entry into the United Kingdom.  Each delegate is responsible for obtaining their own entry visas, if required. Please contact the proper authority (Consulate or Embassy) for information.