North Eastern Local Group


Welcome to the home page of the North Eastern Local Group of the Royal Statistical Society. The group organises an annual programme of meetings and events allowing statisticians across the North East of England to meet and discuss topics of interest.

The meetings are free to attend and non-members are always welcome. Meetings are typically held in Durham or Newcastle and the current programme is to be found on our website.


Chair: Sarah Heaps (Newcastle University)
Secretary: Kevin Wilson (Newcastle University)
Treasurer: Pete Philipson (Northumbria University)

Committee members

Louis Aslett (Durham University)
Svetlana Cherlin (Newcastle University)
Georgios Karagiannis (Durham University)
Murray Pollock
Dennis Prangle (Newcastle University) 
Nina Wilson (Newcastle University)
Sarah Windass

Future meetings

For details of upcoming meetings: visit the events calendar

News and meeting reports

Find out the latest news and reports from our meetings

Additional Information

Annual Report 2018
Visit our website:
Twitter: @NorthEasternRSS