PPLS has a 200-user space on the online social platform Gather Town, currently licensed until May 20, 2022
Using Gather Town
Organisers: Send the Gather Town user guide to event attendees to help them get started
More help information is on the Gather Town website:
Map of space
The PPLS Gather Town space is still evolving. This map will be updated as the space changes (current image: 20th May 2021). Users enter at the bottom of the ‘Atrium’.
Booking the space
To request the Gather Town space for your teaching or social event, please fill out the request form by following the link below (requires University Sign-In)
After you have submitted your request, the PPLS Learning Technology team will be in touch to discuss your requirements. The space consists of multiple rooms such as offices (ideal for drop-in sessions with students), an auditorium for presentations or lectures, and social areas with interactive features such as casual multi-player games.