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SHEFFIELD

city region

The CONFERENCE AND VENUE DIRECTORY for sheffield and the surrounding region

CONFERENCES IN SHEFFIELD DONCASTER ROTHERHAM chesterfield PEAK DISTRICT barnsley


Contents Welcome City Centre Venues Sporting Venues Venues Outside of the City Incentive Ideas Getting Here Conference Venue Listings The Sheffield Convention Bureau Testimonials

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Opposite Page: Winter Gardens, Sheffield Above, from left to right: Delegates at MADE Festival, Sheffield City Hall.

sheffield city region. THE CONFERENCE CAPITAL. If there’s one thing that can inspire your people in these tough times, it’s a sensational conference. A conference that leaves every member of your team motivated like never before. All pulling in the same direction. All sharing the same vision. All putting in 100%. That’s why the Sheffield City Region should be your destination of choice. With dazzling venues, plentiful accommodation and jaw dropping attractions, this international city region is one of the UK’s top conference capitals. You’ll find us on the edge of the Peak District in Yorkshire right at the heart of the country, perfectly placed for visitors from every corner of Britain with rapid, easy access via motorway, rail and air. What’s more, Sheffield City Region covers 3,500sq km, bigger than Central London and has a population of over 1.8 million people – encompassing Doncaster, Rotherham, Barnsley and into the North Midlands with Chesterfield and Bolsover. And of course when every penny counts, you can count on venues in the Sheffield City Region to make your budget stretch a long, long way – great value for money is not just a cliché in these parts, it’s a passion. 2

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sheffield – a city unlike any other

impress your your delegates

You’ll also find this city bursting with energy and ideas, with an exciting creative industries sector and a happy knack for producing music stars such as Pulp, the Arctic Monkeys and sporting legends like Jessica Ennis. What more would you expect from such a proudly independent and fresh-thinking metropolis?

Talking of your delegates...they’ll be in for a treat. Award winning Sheffield City Hall – host to the National Union of Students Annual Conference in 2012 and 2013 – is the city’s landmark convention centre and is a truly majestic setting unlike any other.

You’ll certainly feel the buzz every minute of every day, and the explosion of restaurants, bistros, cafés and bars has brought a continental nightlife to this great city. And yet for all its electric energy, Sheffield boasts tranquil city centre chill-out zones for your delegates, including prize-winning open spaces such as the iconic Winter Garden and the Peace Gardens.

Voted venue of the year at the Eventia Awards and the best large event venue in the country by industry publication Event magazine. Ponds Forge is the largest banqueting room in the city and a stupendous space to dine. Cutlers’ Hall offers historic surroundings and Sheffield Town Hall is another grand address for smaller dinners and receptions (after all, Queen Victoria did open it!).

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Above and below: Motorpoint Arena exhibition hall, Electric Works in Sheffield. Main image: Ponds Forge in Sheffield. Opposite page from above and below: Doncaster Racecourse, Arctic Monkeys concert at Don Valley Bowl Sheffield 2011.

Your guests will also warm to the lively pulse of this city. and it’s all happening here. The Crucible – one of the UK’s most explosive regional theatres – is back in lights after a two-year £15m refurbishment. More welcoming and comfortable than ever, every show is a thrill-packed, edge-of-the-seat experience. Corporate spaces have a new edge – check out the Adelphi Suite for intimate dinners or receptions and stunning city views – it’s the current place to be! Another great city centre excursion is the Showroom, one of the largest independent cinemas in Europe – and the place to be for anyone with a passion for film. The Showroom’s cinema auditoria offer superb venues for conferences of up to 280 delegates and the vibrant café bar is a great place to catch up (especially with free Wi-Fi). Combined with the adjacent Workstation, it hosts the world-famous Sheffield International Documentary Festival which welcomes more than 1,500 delegates from the global media scene each year. It’s a logistical and technical challenge only the best organised and most highly equipped venues can meet. Sheffield City Centre is also a fantastic event space and home to Tramlines, 4

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2011’s Best UK Metropolitan Festival, awarded at the UK Festival Awards. Some events and festivals also take advantage of the compact city centre and use multiple venues to host. Sheffield is proud to be the venue for MADE, the UK’s leading business festival for business growth and entrepreneurship hosting some 3,000 delegates – and the Global Manufacturing Festival attracting over 1,000 delegates and buying delegations from emerging markets of Brazil, Russia, China and India. For smaller gatherings try training hotspot The Circle or for the thrill of the indoor helter skelter ride the Electric Works is a popular choice.

sporting chances There’s nothing like holding your event at Ponds Forge, a spectacular corporate events venue. Boasting one of the largest events spaces in the region, the International Hall can comfortably host magnificent banquets for up to 1,200 guests, and is also supported by a variety of more intimate conferencing facilities. Why not get creative with an event and hold it on the Olympic sized pool or alternatively use the best fitness and gym facilities in the north of England to compliment the event?

The EISS (English Institute of Sport) offer world-class sports and training facilities and is home to some of the UK’s elite sports stars including Sheffield’s own Jessica Ennis. And it’s sure to inspire your delegates and motivate them as never before.

INSPIRE YOUR DELEGATES AND Add THE PERFECT FINISH TO YOUR EVENT And Don Valley Stadium’s winning atmosphere and vibrant surroundings make it the perfect choice for exciting events on any scale. The imposing architecture will inspire your delegates and add the perfect finish to your event. So, whether it’s an indoor conference for up to 1,000 or an outdoor stadium event for up to 50,000, this is a winner. If you still want more, Sheffield’s 15,000 seater Motorpoint Arena caters for the lavish and large and has hosted corporate events from the IIFA (Bollywood Oscars) to BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2009. And if you still want more, sporting stadiums across the city region including Hillsborough Stadium, the B2Net Stadium and Doncaster Racecourse offer extensive meeting space, great flexibility with ample free car parking. welcometosheffield.co.uk/conference

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A fine suite of hotels Prefer your conference set in a hotel? It’s a perennial favourite. This city can accommodate even the largest delegation. With boutique hotels such as the Leopold, splendid 4-star hotels including Copthorne Hotel Sheffield and Mercure St Paul’s Hotel & Spa and all the big brands including Hilton, Novotel, Holiday Inn and Jurys Inn, we’ve the perfect accommodation for you. What’s more, our leading hotels have some state of the art meeting space for events up to 600. All of these brands are found in Sheffield’s city centre, surrounded by the nightlife but the list of quality accommodation doesn’t end there, across the region we have some great properties. Comfort is paramount to any hotel stay, so after a hard days meeting why not rest at the newly opened Casa Hotel, an independent four star hotel situated in the historic market town of Chesterfield complete with Hypnos beds, recently voted the comfiest beds in the UK by LateRooms.com

Ringwood Hall Hotel is a magnificent Georgian grade 11 listed Manor House originally built as the family residence. Situated close to the Derbyshire Peak District amongst 29 acres of award winning grounds – great for team building, the hotel enjoys period charm and character, within tranquil surroundings.

OPEN UP A WHOLE NEW DIMENSION TO YOUR EVENT, WITH ENDLESS TRAILBLAZING TEAM BUILDING POSSIBILITIES With an enviable city location adjacent to the train station, Sheffield Hallam University – Conference 21 offers cutting-edge facilities, an inspiring entrepreneurial atmosphere and plenty of workshop spaces (more than 80 to be exact!). With first class expertise and event management on hand to lend credibility and insight to your event, this commercial-minded university makes for a truly memorable venue.

The attractions never end But there’s even more to this great destination. You’ll find the vibrant centres of Chesterfield, Doncaster, Barnsley and Rotherham on our doorstep. Each is a conference hot spot in its own right, with some amazing venues and innovation centres – Tapton Park and Dunston Innovation Centres offer superb IT facilities in a green environment. And, just minutes away, the glorious Peak District will open up a whole new dimension to your event, with endless trailblazing team building possibilities, country estate glamour at Chatsworth and busy market towns such as Chesterfield set in the shadow of the unique and unusual ‘Crooked Spire’ of St Mary and All Saints Church. What’s more, our Sheffield Convention Bureau team – a dedicated group of event and city experts – is poised to help with proactive advice and all the answers you need to make your conference a truly groundbreaking event.

Clockwise from top left: The Champagne Bar at Mercure St Paul’s Hotel & Spa in Sheffield, Casa Hotel in Chesterfield, Crooked Spire in Chesterfield, Sheffield Hallam University, Leopold Hotel in Sheffield.

Key Facts Max conference capacity No of 4 star bedrooms No of 3 star bedrooms University accommodation Minutes to the Peak District

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The edge of our city is skirted by the M1 and touches the neighbouring centres of Rotherham, Barnsley and Chesterfield as well as open countryside. Indeed, a staggering one third of Sheffield lies within the glorious Peak District National Park. And our satellite centres bring countless attractions in their own right.

The right venue can turn a great conference into an unforgettable occasion. So it’s good to know that Sheffield boasts a wealth of outstanding locations outside the city and beyond.

Green and leafy Rotherham is an entrepreneurial hotspot, buzzing with commercial projects such as the Advanced Manufacturing Park. And Doncaster is a hugely popular conference destination, with its impressive flagship venue Doncaster Racecourse. The Peak District and Sheffield go hand in hand. The city/countryside combination is a real winner. For example, let your delegates while away time at Brampton Manor or soak up the atmosphere of the country’s oldest Civic Theatre, The Pomegranate or take the Rock Art Tour at Creswell Crags, Britain’s only known ice age rock art.

Chesterfield and Bolsover offer many trails and tracks to sleepy villages hidden among green hills and rippling river valleys and, every now and then, you´ll stumble across a stunning view, a fascinating garden or a stately home including Chatsworth, Renishaw Hall, Hardwick Hall and Bolsover Castle. We can easily organise visits for you and your delegates. Bakewell, famous for the pudding, is a delightful half day of shopping and sightseeing. The famous Caverns at Castleton are another popular draw and a house or garden tour at Chatsworth (teamed with the Duchess’s Cream Tea and a spot of shopping) can fill a few hours or a full weekend. The area is a partner programmer’s dream! The result is a whole spectrum of possible experiences unmatched by any other destination. With every conceivable kind and style of venue, you can be sure the Sheffield City Region has the ideal choice for you.

Venues out of this world Magna Science Adventure Park, recent host to the 2011 RIBA Stirling Prize Awards ceremony, delivers some of the most astonishing event facilities in the UK. Set in the former Templeborough steelworks in Rotherham, yet minutes from Sheffield, a conference here will make a lasting impression, with unforgettable event spaces housed within a colossal structure catering for up to 3,000 delegates. Atmospheric lights and pyrotechnics make this awesome venue a delight for those event organisers with a creative spark! Will you be brave enough to undertake the Awesome Foursome – an adrenaline junkies dream?

create an outstanding corporate event (keep your eyes peeled for the Duke and Duchess who live on site).

a staggering one third of Sheffield lies within the glorious Peak District National Park For yet more historic charm, head just off the M1 to the splendidly chic Best Western Plus Mosborough Hall Hotel, dating back to the 16th Century and originally an old Manor House. Whether it’s characterful meetings in the manor house or fine food in the brassiere restaurant, you’re guaranteed a memorable event.

Country house splendour

Where success is academic

The magnificent setting of Chatsworth will wow even the most seasoned delegate. Exquisite out of town dining in the Stables quarter combined with the inspiring surroundings, champagne receptions and beautifully equipped meeting rooms

As one of the UK’s leading red brick universities and an acclaimed seat of learning, the University of Sheffield is an ideal setting for a conference of any size. This academic getaway is based in a series of brand new modern conference

and accommodation villages offering conference facilities which are truly leading edge as well as affordable four star ensuite campus accommodation – recently awarded by Visit England’s ‘Quality in Tourism’ assessment. Rest assured you will also be well looked after, the department of Accommodation and Commercial Services (ACS) have achieved the Customer First Standard, meaning they score top marks for the service they provide to students, conference delegates and University staff. The Octagon centre, an impressive Octagonal convention space for up to 1250 delegates at the heart of the University is to host the Annual Management Lecture in 2012.

city fringes & beyond Background Image: The Peak District. Opposite page, from left to right: Chatsworth House Stables Courtyard in Derbyshire, University of Sheffield, Magna Science Adventure Centre.

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Opposite page, from clockwise: Parachute drop at Magna Science Adventure Centre, Rockclimbing in the Peak District, Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, Brampton Manor Swimming Pool. This page, above and below: Lyceum Theatre in Sheffield, City Centre Shopping Sheffield.

Eating Out (of this world)

LEISURE IS PLEASURE Every delegate looks forward to a little R&R after an inspirational work session. Here within the Sheffield City Region, you’ll find a world of enthralling activities from the madcap to the cultural, many of which are totally unique to this great city.

Wining and dining is one of the great treats of every corporate event, and the Sheffield City Region boasts a superb selection of top class eateries to cater for every taste and budget. From the Michelin-starred Old Vicarage restaurant and gastro hotspot The Wig and Pen, to relaxed restaurant-bar like Silversmiths, Bar and Grill, Crucible Corner and Nonna’s in both Sheffield and Chesterfield. For something quirky why not host a dinner in the Nave at Sheffield Cathedral (with all pews removed), or try The Stage at the Lyceum Theatre or Sheffield City Hall’s Oval Hall. And, if you love Mediterranean cuisine, make a beeline for Nonsolovino in Chesterfield, one of Derbyshire’s top three restaurants currently featured in the 2012 Good Food Guide.

Adrenalin adventures Need to burn off some excess energy? The Peak District National Park is minutes away where you can try your hand at everything from mountain and quad biking to shooting. These events can be hosted on site at a number of our partner venues. Or let your delegates face the ultimate personal challenge – Magna’s ‘awesome foursome’ – by tackling the world’s only indoor bungee jump, parachute drop, abseil and zip wire.

Team building Ever heard of Duck herding? It’s amazingly tricky, great fun and a team building exercise par excellence at Chatsworth. Ringwood Hall Hotel provides 29 acres of grounds which features a 4 x 4 driving and a licence to permit clay pigeon shooting. And what about this for a cool team building experience: Ice Sheffield offers three great packages – learning to ice skate, curling and mini ice hockey games. Each is specially designed to be fun for all. Prefer the tiles to the ice? Polish your dance steps in Sheffield City Hall’s ballroom with a fun-filled ‘Strictly Salsa’ group session with expert tuition from the pro’s.

Down time Wind down with a luxury spa session. Try the wonderful spa at Spa 1877, visit the Mercure St Paul’s Hotel & Spa, 10

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complete with its own 18m pool or relax and unwind in one of the tranquil treatment areas or the romantic spa room overlooking the pool at the 16th century Brampton Manor. Or you could take your guests for a cookery demonstration at the award-winning (and Gordon Ramsay finalist) gastro pub, The Milestone, where they can watch the professionals cook, pick up chefy tips then sit down to a mouth-watering meal. Discover plenty of delicious locally sourced food and a convivial atmosphere at Sheffield’s Fusion Organic Café. Or why not gather the delegates together and set on a guided tour of one of our prizewinning breweries? Choose from Kelham Island Brewery, Sheffield Brewery or Thornbridge – an independent brewery haven. Cheers!

Get sporty Splash out and treat your delegates to a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be taught the art of diving by a GB high diver in the pool at Ponds Forge. Or, if you’re potty about snooker, organise a corporate tournament with a top UK player at Sheffield’s World Snooker Academy. And, here’s one for the night owls: Night Golf. Glow-in-the-dark golf balls and floodlit fairways make for a unique spectacle, where novices are paired up with regular players for a fun, all inclusive competition.

retail therapy Shopping is another must-do for many delegates. And they’ll be in seventh heaven in Meadowhall – one of Europe’s largest shopping centres. With designer boutiques and flagship stores enjoying a glittering refurbishment. You’ll find every type of shop under the sun, including all your favourite high street names and oodles of independent stores to savour. The Sheffield City Region offers a great retail experience – look out for the bustling Devonshire Quarter in Sheffield or the Shambles in Chesterfield or fashionable Bawtry in Doncaster. welcometosheffield.co.uk/conference

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GETTING HERE IS EASY

Sheffield welcomed over 350 delegates from 23 different countries recently for the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) International Conference.

“The delegates were very impressed with the close proximity of all the venues in the city, the standard of the facilities as well as the ease of the transport links to Sheffield from Manchester or London airports, taking advantage of the rail offers with East Midlands Trains.”

Distances by Road (miles)

Paul Bliss, Conference Organiser.

London

Sheffield

2:07

London

Birmingham

Manchester

Leeds

Edinburgh

Sheffield

165

90

44

33

250

Birmingham

Manchester

Leeds

Edinburgh

1:12

0:50

0:41

4:02

Distances by Rail (hours)

Sheffield lies at the heart of By Road the UK, making it quick and The UK’s major motorways – including the M1, M62 and A1 (M) – meet near easy to access no matter city, and Sheffield is well served with where you travel from in the the excellent car parking facilities. UK. So you can be sure your By Train delegates will arrive fresh and raring to go. And with Sheffield mainline station provides fast direct links to Scotland, London and a great choice of travelling many regional towns. Guests from Paris options, you can tailor your can hop aboard the Eurostar and be in Sheffield in just 5 hours. Chesterfield is plans to your budget to accessible from London via mainline trains arrive at venues across and the Doncaster East Coast Mainline provides the town with a direct link to the Sheffield City Region. London. We can help with discounted rail travel from many destinations with every hotel reservation – please ask for details.

By Air Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield airport, the UK’s newest international airport, is a few minutes drive away and is served by over 40 European and long haul destinations.

SCOTLAND

Leeds/Bradford Airport and Nottingham East Midlands are also well served by both.

DUNDEE

GLASGOW

European and long haul destinations and it takes only around an hour to reach Sheffield by road.

M8 EDINBURGH

Manchester International Airport, one of the UK’s busiest airports, is just across the Pennines with a regular direct rail service to Sheffield.

A1 A74 NEWCASTLE A69 CARLISLE M6

A1

YORKSHIRE LIVERPOOL

LEEDS M62 MANCHESTER

YORK HULL DONCASTER

PEAK DISTRICT

SHEFFIELD CHESTERFIELD

M1

M6

NOTTINGHAM

DERBY

WALES

NORWICH

A1 LEICESTER

ENGLAND

BIRMINGHAM M1

CARDIFF M4

CAMBRIDGE M11

M5 OXFORD M4 BRISTOL

LONDON M3

M5

DOVER

PORTSMOUTH

EXETER PLYMOUTH

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Maximum Theatre Style

B2Net Stadium Chesterfield

27

300 On App On App

Best Western Mosborough Hall Hotel

32

200

70

6

176

27

100

80

3

130 N/A

Sheffield

Brampton Manor Chesterfield

Maximum Cabaret Style

Total Largest Breakouts Space M2

venues

Venue Destination Page No.

No of Bedrooms

272 N/A 43

Carlton Park Hotel Rotherham

32

300

100

6

193

80

Casa Hotel Chesterfield

28

280

120

10

283

100

Chatsworth

Derbyshire

18

280

108

3

169 N/A

City Hall Sheffield

Sheffield

17

2,271

300

8

475 N/A

conferencewithUS

Sheffield

20

1,250

400 On App

870

4,500 158

Copthorne Hotel Sheffield

Sheffield

28

400

250

2

420

Doncaster Racecourse

Doncaster

21

1500

800

30

3500 N/A

DoubleTree By Hilton Sheffield Park

Sheffield

32

500

200

10

350

Dunston Innovation Centre Chesterfield

19

70

54

2

98 N/A

Electric Works

32

150

100

3

150

N/A 90

Sheffield

95

Hellaby Hall Hotel Rotherham

33

500

220

8

416

Hillsborough Stadium

33

300

300

30

461 N/A

Sheffield

Hilton Sheffield

Sheffield

29

250

145

7

222

128

Holiday Inn Royal Victoria & Holiday Inn Express

Sheffield

30

400

200

13

445

268

Ice Sheffield

Sheffield

16

1,500

700

3

1,800 N/A

Jurys Inn Sheffield

Sheffield

30

80

50

8

85

Kelham Island Museum

Sheffield

33

200

120

1

650 N/A

259

Kenwood Hall

Sheffield

33

250

120

11

213

114

Leopold Hotel

Sheffield

22

85

30

4

78

90

23

2,500

1000

8

2,046 N/A

Magna Science Adventure Centre Rotherham Mercure St Paul’s Hotel & Spa

Sheffield

24

700

280

8

450

Motorpoint Arena

Sheffield

16

15,000

1,500

35

3,497 N/A

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Sheffield

35

300

60

N/A

600 N/A

Novotel Sheffield Centre

Sheffield

34

220

150

6

252

144

163

Park Inn by Radisson

Sheffield

111

34

40

On App N/A

44

Pomegranate Theatre Chesterfield

19

545

30

1

350 N/A

Ponds Forge Sheffield

1,520 N/A

Sheffield

16

1,700

650

6

Ringwood Hall Chesterfield

31

250

120

5

170

Sheffield Cathedral

Sheffield

31

150

100

7

144 N/A

Sheffield Hallam University – Conference 21

Sheffield

25

450

80

80+

433 N/A

Sheffield Theatres

Sheffield

34

1,098

64

7

On App N/A

Sheffield Town Hall

Sheffield

26

220

180

9

370 N/A

Showroom & Workstation

Sheffield

100

74

34

282

10

260 N/A

Tapton Park Innovation Centre Chesterfield

19

40 N/A

1

56 N/A

The Circle

Sheffield

35

110

60

7

128 N/A

The Cutlers’ Hall

Sheffield

29

550

280

8

450 N/A

The Earl Of Doncaster

Doncaster

35

300

200

3

213

The Source at Meadowhall

Sheffield

35

150

60

25

140 N/A

19

900

250

3

406 N/A

Winding Wheel Chesterfield

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KEY TO SYMBOLS The following symbols relate to the conference venue listings (pages 16-35). Properties with the following symbols have self-assessed their venues and you are advised to call the venue directly for further information.

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Access to Wi-Fi

Location

Conference Capacity

Permanent IT Suite

Number of Bedrooms Onsite

Facebook

Natural Daylight

Parking Facilities

Twitter

Sheffield’s light Supertram rail network White Rose Award Winners 2010

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venues

Sheffield City Hall

SIV is one of Europe’s largest venue management companies hosting over 2,000 events each year across 17 venues in the South Yorkshire region. From national conferences to international sporting competitions and world class concerts, SIV’s event management is of the highest quality with support services to match, including ticketing solutions and in-house catering.

Motorpoint Arena

Sheffield city centre, 3 miles. 1.5 miles from M1, J34. Range of hotels close by and within Sheffield city centre.

Motorpoint Arena is a multi-purpose indoor entertainment centre offering the largest event space in the city with facilities to accommodate up to 13,500 visitors. The venue delivers hundreds of events each year including concerts and shows by the world’s biggest stars, exhibitions and AGMs, and international ice skating championships. In 2009, the venue hosted the prestigious BBC Sports Personality of the Year Awards and as a result won the Event of the Year 2010 title at the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards.

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Sheffield International Venues (SIV) Events & Experiences

Free parking.

“I have no hesitation in expressing my congratulations and thanks of the BBC to you and your team for a first class performance and delivery throughout”. Jolyon Armstrong – BBC Spoty

iceSheffield

Sheffield city centre, 3 miles. 1.5 miles from M1, J34. Range of hotels close by and within Sheffield city centre.

iceSheffield opened in 2003 at a cost of nearly £16m and is recognised both nationally and internationally as one of the most advanced winter sport facilities in the UK. iceSheffield accommodates a diverse range of events by boarding over the two ice pads, transforming the rinks into two large event halls.

Free parking. Team building activities on-site.

“The staff were fantastic and very helpful. I would recommend the venue to anybody.” Richard, Ultimate Brides Exhibition 2011

Ponds Forge

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1, J33.

Internationally renowned aquatics venue, Ponds Forge offers some of the largest event spaces in Sheffield, right in the heart of the city centre. The venue’s International Hall provides 1,520m² of desirable blank event space which lends itself to conferences for 1,700 delegates as easily as gala dinners for 1,200 guests. Due to its design as an international event venue, its facilities often match dedicated exhibition centres, including, vehicle access, ceiling heights of over 12m, TV lighting and in-house catering.

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Range of hotels close by. Parking on-site.

“We were looked after by caring and highly competent staff. All personnel were most willing to ensure that the event ran well. The Conference Team were superb.” David Welch, Joint Manager – The British Chess Championships 2011

Boardroom

Area M2

Sheffield City Hall is a Grade II listed concert venue which was refurbished in 2005 at a cost of over £12 million. Its facilities can rival any dedicated convention centre which is why the venue successfully delivers over 200 business events each year in addition to its 500 entertainment shows. In 2011, Sheffield City Hall hosted the city’s first Political conference which spurred a number of accolades including Eventia’s Large Event Venue of the Year Award and Event Magazine’s Large Event Space of the Year (both awarded 2011), beating off some of London’s leading venues including the Royal Albert Hall and the ExCel London. “The conference was one of our largest and most successful to date and I know your team put in a lot of hard work to make the event run smoothly and professionally” – Nick Clegg, Deputy Prime Minister

“We found Sheffield City Hall to be a great venue and the events team were really helpful and hands on during the day. They were very responsive to any requests and ensured that everything ran smoothly.” – Harriet English, Campaigns and Events Officer - Plunkett Foundation

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Range of hotels close by. Within close proximity to city centre car parks.

Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom

Area M2

Irwin Mitchell Oval Hall

2,271 N/A N/A Y

Room/Suite

Theatre

International Hall

1,700 N/A

1,520 Y

Memorial Hall 430

50 245 Y

The Skyline Suite

200

40

300 Y

Ballroom 500

50 475 N

The Skyline Lounge

50

20 N/A N

North Hall 150

30 150 N

Meeting Room 1

30

20 N/A Y

South Hall 150

30 175 N

Meeting Room 2

50

25 N/A Y

Vincent Harris Suite 50

20 54 Y

Meeting Room 3

20

8 N/A N

Barbirolli Suite 50

20 54 Y

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Chatsworth has a long tradition of inspirational entertaining, and that warm welcome continues today in the 18th century stables which houses the finest rooms for business meetings and special events. Chatsworth is the perfect place to bring your team, whether to encourage free thought, galvanise ideas or celebrate success. We can offer everything you’ll need – from activity team building days in the park; to a team away day with a difference where our guided tours and talks stimulate and inspire. Our knowledgeable guides offer private tours of the house and its treasures, the garden or greenhouses and there is the opportunity to even see behind the scenes.

Chesterfield Venues offer four different venues, including two unique Grade 2 listed theatres and two modern state-of-the-art Innovation Centres.

is perfect for your meeting or conferences; while the Carriage House Restaurant, seating up to 180, is a wonderful setting for a fabulous ball or a banquet. Enjoy fine dining in The Burlington Room. The breath taking Painted Hall and Sculpture Gallery are both perfect to hold an elegant champagne reception.

The Pomegranate Theatre is a delightful Victorian 546-seat proscenium arch theatre housed in the Grade II listed Stephenson Memorial Hall, and has an adjoining Theatre Bar.

With an incredible team of award-winning chefs and bakers creating mouth-watering food with the very best local produce, Chatsworth offers a unique venue of quality and elegance, perfect for any event.

The Winding Wheel is a Grade II listed building originally built in 1923 as a cinema but converted into an entertainment and conference centre in 1987 with a main Auditorium, Ballroom and Function Room. Both venues are ideally situated in Chesterfield town centre, and are only 200m apart. They are in walking distance from the train station, which is just 2 hours to London by train.

This unique venue is ideal for product launches or exhibitions, you are guaranteed to impress any client. The Hartington Room

Room/Suite

Theatre

Area M2

Racing Room

30

20

37 Y

Hartington Room

80

30

65 Y

The Burlington Room N/A

20

48 Y

280 N/A

169 Y

Range of hotels close by.

Dunston Innovation Centre Dunston Road, Chesterfield, S41 8NG Tapton Park Innovation Centre Brimington Road, Tapton, Chesterfield S41 0TZ

There is ample car parking available close by.

The Innovation Centres based within Dunston Technology Park and the picturesque Tapton Park, the Innovation Centres offer:

Experienced in conferences, business meetings, demonstrations, workshops, exhibitions, fairs, banqueting and entertainment, we are able to offer facilities for a range of events from a board meeting to a major awards dinner. Across both venues and the five rooms we can accommodate up to a maximum of 1800 delegates in theatre style. The Innovation Centres offer unique business venues for meetings, seminars and conferences. Holding an event in these thriving, working innovation centres creates the ideal atmosphere in which to communicate with your audience. An event held in these stunning 21st century buildings cannot fail to leave a lasting impression.

Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom

Area M2

Winding Wheel Auditorium

900

50

406 Y

Winding Wheel Ballroom

200

50 247 Y

Winding Wheel Function Room 80

35 87 Y

Pomegranate Theatre 545 NA 350 N Pomegranate Theatre Bar 60

20 50 Y

Dunston Innovation Centre Conference Room 70

24 98 Y

Dunston Innovation Centre Meeting Room 20

14 44 Y

The Painted Hall On App On App On App Y

Tapton Park Innovation Centre Tapton Room 40

22 56 Y

Sculpture Gallery On App On App On App Y

Tapton Park Innovation Centre Boardroom 20

14 28 Y

Carriage House Restaurant

18

Boardroom

Sheffield city centre, 14 miles. 16 miles from M1 J29.

The Winding Wheel Holywell Street, Chesterfield S41 7SA Pomegranate Theatre Corporation Street, Chesterfield S41 7TX

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700 spaces.

venues

Chesterfield Venues

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Chatsworth

• A range of purpose built conference and meeting rooms • Spacious reception areas and a meet & greet service for your delegates • Full catering services • Free WiFi • Integrated audio visual equipment • Ideally positioned for Sheffield, close to the historic market town of Chesterfield and just 2 hours to London by train • Taxis to and from the train station can be arranged for conference delegates by our friendly and efficient staff.

Chesterfield town centre. Range of hotels close by. Range of town centre car parks nearby.

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Part of The University of Sheffield, The Edge, The Endcliffe Village, 34 Endcliffe Crescent, Sheffield S10 3ED t: 0114 222 8822 f: 0114 222 8919 e: conferences@sheffield.ac.uk w: www.withus.com/conference

Leger Way, Doncaster DN2 6BB t: 01302 304 200 f: 01302 323 271 e: events@doncaster-racecourse.co.uk w: www.doncaster-racecourse.co.uk

Doncaster Racecourse and Exhibition Centre offers an extensive range of diverse and flexible facilities, including extensive outdoor space making the venue one of the regions’ most sought after. With a first class in-house event and catering team providing support and guidance, we can deliver every type of event with flair, impact and imagination, from National and International Conferences through to Gala Dinners, product launches and exhibitions.

The University of Sheffield’s conference facilities were completed in 2010 making conferencewithUS one of the leading conference and accommodation providers in the UK with over 4,000 contemporary en-suite bedrooms, flexible function and event spaces and superb bar and entertainment facilities. Choose from three unique venues, all ideally located just a five minute drive from Sheffield city centre, in a quiet residential area. Designed with style and flexibility in mind, The Edge is a multi-functional space for a variety of events for up to 350 guests. Halifax combines distinctive 19th century elegance with contemporary luxury and offers six meeting rooms, breakout areas, and is the ideal escape for a variety of events including small or large meetings, conferences and summer barbeques for up to 120 guests.

The venue also benefits from an excellent location in terms of transport and accessibility by road, rail and air – London is only 90 minutes by rail from London Kings Cross. With a central position within the UK, the venue has almost immediate access to the A1, M1, M18 and M62 motorway networks.

The Ridge is a modern conference venue with three purpose built conference rooms and space for up to 170 guests making it suitable for large or small events. Other venues include the unique Octagon Centre which can hold up to 1,250 delegates for a range of large events and exhibitions, the prestigious Firth Court and a variety of other conference rooms. With fully inclusive packages, quality catering and fine dining available, conferencewithUS is the ideal choice for your next event. Room/Suite

Theatre

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Doncaster Racecourse & Exhibition Centre

Boardroom

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40 meeting, breakout and conference rooms offer a glass fronted aspect and panoramic views of the course. • The purpose built Lazarus Exhibition Hall provides over 3,500msq of exhibition/ event space • Competitive DDR rates • Overall 6000msq of event space • In-house catering and banqueting team The racing calendar at Doncaster also offers a diverse range of conference and incentive package opportunities during 33 race days from January to December each year, so why not mix business with pleasure? Make the day work for you and your guests by combining a conference with a race day?

The Lazarus and Leger Stands offer four floors of versatile space and suites accommodating between 2 and 1500 delegates. Most of the

Area M2

Octagon Centre 1,250 N/A 870 Y Firth Court 400 N/A 503 Y High Tor 1, The Edge 350 N/A 289 Y

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High Tor 2, The Edge 200

45 170 Y

High Tor 3 & 4, The Edge

Room/Suite

50

25 59 N

High Tor 5, The Edge 100

40 119 N

Middleton, Halifax 110

45 111 Y

Sharman, Halifax 120

50 110 Y

Ennis, Halifax

50

16 51 Y

Various locations. Average 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop - The University of Sheffield.

Johnson, Halifax

45

18 56 Y

Daldry, Halifax

15

10 24 Y

4,500 bedrooms available in summer.

Barnes, Halifax

35

12 53 Y

Dovedale, The Ridge 170

40 169 Y

Monsal Dale, The Ridge

50

24 57 Y

Chee Dale, The Ridge

30

16 38 Y

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Theatre

Boardroom

Area M2

Lazarus Exhibition Hall 200-1500 N/A

3500 Y

Premier Suite 200-400 N/A

893 Y

Conduit Suite 150-200 N/A

673 Y

Nijinsky Suite 100-150 N/A

440 N

Royal Suite 1&2 60-100

30

198 Y

Lazarus Suite

60-70

25

99 Y

Owners & Trainers Suite

60-70

20

205 Y

Complimentary parking available in the residences.

Portland Suite 1&2

30-50

20

70 Y

Box 1- 6

15-35

15

48 Y

1,250.

Lawn Suite

80

20 N/A Y

Hospitality Suites (various sizes)

30

12 N/A Y

Doncaster town centre, 2 miles. 2 miles from M18 J3/4. Range of hotels close by. 3,000 spaces.

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Magna Science Adventure Centre

2 Leopold Street, Leopold Square, Sheffield S1 2GZ t: 0114 252 4000 f: 0114 252 4001 e: events.sheffield@leopoldhotels.com w: www.leopoldhotels.com

Sheffield Road, Templeborough, Rotherham S60 1DX t: 01709 723 118 f: 01709 820 092 e: events@magnatrust.co.uk w: www.visitmagna.co.uk/corporate

The Leopold is Sheffield’s first luxury boutique hotel in the heart of the city centre. The hotel offers a unique range of 90 bedrooms including 14 mezzanine suites with double height ceilings as well as carefully restored original features.

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Leopold Hotel

What would you do with 4000m²? Magna is the former Templeborough steelworks in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. Transformed into an award-winning visitor attraction with purpose built corporate facilities that provide an awe-inspiring and breathtaking venue.

Bedrooms feature interactive and digital TV, hardwired Internet complete with keyboard, iPod docking station with radio alarm all as standard.

This is what you could do with 4000m²! The Big Hall, Magna Arena, Face of Steel and Pavilions offer clients a blank canvas with stunning backdrops. Magna has been open for ten years and has welcomed a wide range of corporate clients as well as hosting every type of event imaginable. These include conferences, product launches, exhibitions, dinners, team building events, drinks receptions, award ceremonies, concerts and even weddings.

The hotel is a stylish 4-star environment, with conferencing facilities that are second to none to satisfy businessmen and women looking to host their event in original and stunning surrounds. Successfully pairing the latest technology with a winning combination of contemporary style, this theme runs throughout the hotel with four striking and flexible private rooms available for conferencing and corporate events. Bringing modern day conferencing to life, the Leopold provides an opportunity to combine style and business in an effortless way.

Recent clients who have held their events at Magna include The Royal Institute for British Architecture who hosted their 2011 Awards filmed for BBC 2 Culture Show; Ford who launched the new Focus model to their national dealers and The Royal Shakespeare Company.

The glorious Yorkshire sandstone building that was the former Central Technical School for boys is a stunning Grade II listed building that has been restored to become one of Sheffield’s most eye-catching and unforgettable buildings.

Eat, Bump & Groove at Christmas Shared and private party nights are available for up to 800 guests that include great food, live entertainment and genuine fairground dodgems! Celebrate Christmas at Magna and enjoy fun festivities at great value! Steel Appeal! • 500 free car parking spaces • 0.5 miles from junction 34, M1 • Range of accommodation providers in close proximity • Unique and flexible event space • 2011 Business Tourism finalist for Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards.

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop - City Hall. 90 bedrooms.

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Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom

Area

Oak Suite

75

30

72 Y

The Library

30

20

Faraday Suite

20

14

Bessemer Suite

20

14

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Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom

Area M2

Big Hall

2,500

1,500

2,046 N

Red Hall 600 100 494 N Magna Arena 500 150 704 N Face of Steel 400 150 513 N Fuel Restaurant 200

30 200 N

Bessemer & Brearley 125

40 108 N

49 Y

Mushet & Court

75

20

60 N

29 Y

Hadfield & Huntsman

75

30

90 N

26 Y

Phoenix Rooms 150

Within close proximity to city centre car parks.

Sheffield city centre, 6.5 miles. 0.5 miles from M1 J34. Range of hotels close by. 500 spaces.

70 300 N

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119 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 2JE t: 0114 278 2000 f: 0870 122 6586 e: h6628-sb@accor.com w: www.mercure.com

Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield S1 1WB t: 0114 225 5340 f: 0114 225 5337 e: conference21@shu.ac.uk w: www.shu.ac.uk/conference21

The Mercure St Paul’s Hotel & Spa is Sheffield’s largest hotel-based conference and banqueting facility.

Conference 21 at Sheffield Hallam University offers a range of facilities which are suitable for conferences, meetings, training sessions, exhibitions, social events, residential youth groups and much more.

The hotel’s matchless corporate facilities prove they mean business. The eight purpose built meeting rooms provide comfortable spaces for all sizes, from key board meetings to conferences for 700 delegates and everything in between.

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Sheffield Hallam University Conference 21

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venues

Mercure St Paul’s Hotel & Spa

Excellent value for money packages are offered at a choice of venues suitable for a small gathering, or events for several hundred people.

The hotel’s 163 en-suite bedrooms are as modern as their environment, offering all the features you expect for both business and leisure guests.

Sheffield Hallam University boasts modern flexible facilities located at two main campuses; they include lecture theatres, meeting rooms, large halls, exhibition areas and sport facilities. All events are supported by the University’s own professional catering team. High specification audio visual equipment is provided with expert technical support, plus computer suites and video conferencing facilities.

The perfect way to energise yourself at the start of your day or to wind-down at its end, the spa’s health and fitness facilities include an 18 metre swimming pool, steam room, rock sauna, aroma sauna, snail shower and ice room, as well as a fully equipped gym.

A complete event management service can also be provided by the Conference 21 team who have a wide range of experience and a special understanding and knowledge of the requirements of the national and international annual conference circuit. The team have organised conferences, exhibitions, and special events involving delegate numbers from 50 to 2,000. For more information or to discuss your next event please contact the Conference 21 team.

Room/Suite

Room/Suite

24

Theatre

Boardroom

Area M2

Theatre

Boardroom Area M

Pennine Theatre

450 N/A

354 N

Stoddart Theatre

193 N/A

230 N

Furnival Theatre

120 N/A

114 N

Furnival Atrium and Exhibition Area N/A N/A

350 Y

City Suite (A,B & C) 700

60 450 N

City Suite (A, B or C) 200

40 180 N

City Suite (A & B or B & C) 400

80 360 N

Meeting Room 6 50

25 50 N

Meeting Room 5 40

18 42 Y

Meeting Room 4 18

12 21 Y

Meeting Room 3 18

12 21 Y

Meeting Room 2 18

12 21 Y

The Mews Building 10 to 70 10 to 40 40 to 130 Y

Meeting Room 1 18

12 21 Y

Collegiate Campus Meeting Rooms 10 to 65 10 to 40 40 to 200 Y

Executive Boardroom 35

18 45 N

City Campus Meeting Rooms 20 to 70 10 to 40 50 to 230 Y

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Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop - Cathedral. 163 bedrooms. Within close proximity to city centre car parks.

The Void Film Theatre

93 N/A

74 N

Heartspace Café and Exhibition Area N/A N/A

433 Y

Cutting Edge Café N/A N/A

315 Y

Hallam View Restaurant On App

40

250 Y

Hallam Hall

350

40

372 N

Robert Winston Building Theatre

125 N/A

117 N

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop - Sheffield Station. Range of hotels close by. Within close proximity to city centre car parks.

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Surrey Street, Sheffield S1 2HH t: 0114 273 4582 f: 0114 273 5713 e: simon.kriel@kier.co.uk w: www.sheffield.gov.uk/roomhire

Chesterfield Football Club, 1866 Sheffield Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S41 8NZ t: 01246 209765 x4161 or x4162 f: 01246 556799 e: events@chesterfield-fc.co.uk w: www.b2netstadium.co.uk

venues

B2Net Stadium

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Sheffield Town Hall

Located in the centre of the country with excellent road, rail and air links, the b2net Stadium, the new home of Chesterfield Football Club, is North Derbyshire’s premier venue for all occasions; business or pleasure. Catering from 2 to 300 guests, we have a range of impressive, state of the art suites, all glass fronted with panoramic views over the iconic 10,300 capacity stadium. The stadium is furnished to the highest specifications in order to provide a setting to match the prestige and importance of your event. The stadium has ample car parking with 400 free spaces. All events are managed in house. The conference and events team have a philosophy of offering a bespoke service to all of our clients. It is this attention to detail and personal service that sets us apart from other venues. In short, we have a great team in place. Passionate people, delivering what you want, creating memorable events. So if you are looking for a good venue, then why not choose a great one? Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom

Area M2

The Leengate Legends Lounge 300

50

272 Y

Leengate Legends/inspirepac Lounges Combined 300

50

380 Y

The inspirepac Lounge

80

30

108 Y

The Club Lounge 120

30

144 Y

Boardroom N/A

12

35 Y

Chesterfield town centre, 1.5 miles. M1 J29 7 miles, Sheffield 10 miles.

420 spaces + coach parking.

Range of hotels close by.

Sheffield Town Hall is a beautiful Grade I Victorian building located at the heart of Sheffield. We are one of the predominant venues in Yorkshire, with four large function rooms and six meeting rooms available to hire.

Bureau about their online accommodation booking service which can be personalised for your conference.

This stunning venue offers excellent conference and banqueting facilities for corporate and private parties, meetings, conferences, trade fairs, full wedding packages, receptions and society dinners. Together with our catering, we can provide an excellent location and exceptional hospitality catering to make your event a success.

• Full event management • Four large, elegantly furnished event and function rooms for conferences, meetings, presentations, training and trade fairs • Six multi-functional meeting rooms • A wide range of AV facilities & technicians • Historic environment • Full catering service for meetings and banquets • In-house Café • Fully licensed premises • Reception and security • Wi–fi • Natural daylight • Central UK location with good transport links • Car parking vouchers.

Located in the centre of Sheffield within walking distance of rail links, Park & Ride stops and city centre parking. Sheffield is the perfect location for national and international events with fast transport links to the Cross country, north, south, London and the airports. The Town Hall is within easy access of numerous city centre hotels to meet your accommodation needs, talk to the Sheffield Convention

107 Old Road, Brampton, Chesterfield S40 3QR t: 01246 277760 f: 01246 206889 e: info@brampton-manor.com w: www.brampton-manor.com

Facility overview:

Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom

Area M2

Reception Rooms A & B

220

100

370 Y

Reception room A

120

50

212

Y

Reception room B

120

50

196

Y

Council Chamber

190

50

213

Y

Ante room N/A

15

58

Y

Committee rooms 1/2/3 N/A 25 64 Y Committee room 5 N/A 11 58 Y Silver room drinks/reception

Brampton Manor The 16th century Manor has fast become a popular choice for corporate events and meetings along with its sister venue on the edge of the peak district, only 10 minutes away. The historic Manor has extensive facilities, offering a wide range of meeting rooms. It is the perfect team getaway with outdoor team building and boot camps to social events, including hog roasts & live music. Facilities include several meeting rooms and catering from 2 people to 200. Fully equipped with projector, screen and A boards. Brampton Manor’s leisure facilities include a 20m pool & spa, cardio suite and resistance gym, studios, squash & racket ball and salon & spa. The Manor Bar with open fires and exposed oak beams serves real ale & home cooked food all day and is the perfect environment for 1-1’s and social occasions. If you would like to check out our facilities for yourself, please contact Isobel for a complimentary day pass to use the facilities and have a personal tour of our venues.

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop - Cathedral.

Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom Area M2

The Monks Refectory

100

60

130 Y

Watkinson Room

50

20

80 N

The Priory N/A

10

36 Y

Great Chamber N/A

12

64 Y

Range of hotels close by. Within close proximity of city centre car parks.

Chesterfield town centre, 2 miles. M1 J29 10 miles.

Onsite parking.

Range of hotels close by.

150 N/A 218 Y

Conference room N/A 40 83 Y

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Cutlers’ Hall

Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield S41 7JB t: 01246 245 999 f: 01246 245 998 e: events@casahotels.co.uk w: www.casahotels.co.uk

Church Street, Sheffield S1 1HG t: 0114 276 8149 f: 0114 279 8540 e: sales@cutlershall.co.uk w: www.cutlershall.co.uk

Casa is Derbyshire’s premier, independent four star hotel. Situated in the historic market town of Chesterfield, Casa is within easy reach of the beautiful Peak District and neighbouring cities, Sheffield and Nottingham.

Within Cutlers’ Hall, a magnificent world awaits with a vast variety of rooms all with their own decor and character. This fantastic Grade II building is set in the heart of Sheffield, with excellent transport links, and is suitable for all styles of events.

Casa is redefining hotels in the North with some of the best meeting rooms outside of London. Casa offers the latest in conferencing solutions. Accommodating groups from two to 280 people, the meeting rooms come equipped with free wi-fi, data projection and air conditioning as standard. The bedrooms are equipped with award winning super king-sized Hypnos beds, all the latest technology including 32” LCD TVs and sound proofing. The bathrooms are fitted with luxury rain showers, and our own range of Casa toiletries.

Cutlers’ Hall is a very adaptable space for meetings and events - the Main Hall is perfect for events for up to 550, whilst smaller rooms also provide the ideal venue for business meetings from 10 delegates upwards. The winning combination of a wonderful environment, flexible room space and superb food and drink, make the Cutlers’ Hall a venue of choice for both small and large events.

Room/Suite Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom Area M2

Theatre

Boardroom Area M2

Main Hall

550 N/A

450 Y

Hadfield Hall

300 N/A

336 Y

Old Banqueting Hall

300

60

189 Y

Barcelona Suite

280

50

283 Y

Valencia (this can be split into two rooms)

40

30

81 Y

Drawing Room

150

46

126 Y

Madrid (can be split)

36

24

72 Y

Reception Room

90

38

90 Y

San Sebastian

13

8

17 Y

Goodwin Room

50

30

56 Y

40

30

38 Y

30

20

25 Y

Seville (can be split)

36

24

72 Y

Osborn Room

Granada

13

8

17 Y

Scholey Room

Chesterfield town centre, 3 miles. 6 miles from M1 J29.

200 free spaces.

94 deluxe, 6 suites, including two with balcony hot tubs.

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop – Sheffield Cathedral.

Within close proximity to city centre car parks.

A range of hotels close by.

Copthorne Hotel Sheffield

Hilton Sheffield

Bramall Lane, Sheffield S2 4SU t: 0114 252 5480 e: reservations.sheffield@millenniumhotels.co.uk w: www.millenniumhotels.co.uk/copthornesheffield

Furnival Rd, Victoria Quays, Sheffield S4 7YA t: 0114 252 5500 f: 0114 252 5511 e: events.sheffield@hilton.com w: www.hilton.co.uk/sheffield

Opened in 2009 this luxurious, boutique style four star hotel is well located close to the city centre, as well as to rail and road links, combining convenience and accessibility with state of the art meetings and events facilities. The flexible, multi functional suites were launched in 2011 and cater for up to 400 guests with all rooms benefitting from natural daylight, internet access and are all fully air conditioned. From conferences, banquets, celebrations and product launches to smaller seminars, business meetings and private dining this venue offers a range of state of the art business and conference equipment along with a dedicated team’s expertise and unrivalled first class service. Facilities available include ample free car parking, free Wi-Fi, an award winning restaurant, bar and lounge, 158 superbly appointed bedrooms with 24 hour room service, an exquisite penthouse suite and full disabled access.

Enjoy Hilton Sheffield’s location on the City’s quayside, only moments away from Sheffield’s commercial centre and attractions. This modern and contemporary hotel has stylish public areas including the Quays bar serving Costa coffee, 128 bedrooms, some with balconies and fantastic quayside views. Relax in the Livingwell Health club, with fully equipped gym and 20m swimming pool. From a large conference, small board meeting or grand celebration, we have the space and facilities you need. The hotel has 9 high quality and flexible meeting rooms accommodating between 2 – 250 guests. The Victoria Quays suite incorporates the original Victorian railway arches leading out onto the picturesque quayside. With our dedicated team of conference hosts we have everything you need to create a truly memorable event. Room/Suite

Room/Suite

Theatre

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Boardroom Area

M2

Yorkshire

400 N/A 419.8 Y

Yorkshire 1

150

40

155 Y

Yorkshire 2

60

24

71.5 Y

Yorkshire 3

60

30

130 Y

Sheffield city centre, 1 mile. 7 miles from M1 J33. 158 bedrooms.

250 spaces.

Theatre

Boardroom Area M2

Victoria Quays Suite

250

60

Victoria Quays North/South

120

40

222 Y 111 Y

Sheaf & Porter Suite

100 N/A

134 Y

Sheaf/Porter Suite

50

20

60 Y

Rivelin & Loxley Suite

80

32

87 Y

Rivelin/Loxley Suite

40

16

43 Y

Attercliffe/Tinsley Suite

50

20

56 Y

Don Suite

30

12

54 Y

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop Fitzalan Square.

120 spaces.

128 bedrooms.

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Both hotels are peacefully located at the end of a private drive within 2 minutes walk of the city centre and within 1 mile from the train station and easily accessible from the M1 at Junction 33. The Holiday Inn is a Grade II listed building boasting 107 bedrooms, 32 of which are Executive standard. There are 16 conference rooms all with natural daylight with a maximum conference capacity of 400 theatre style. Adjacent to the Holiday Inn our sister hotel, the newly opened Holiday Inn Express is a modern business hotel and has 161 bedrooms all with natural daylight. High Speed internet is available in both hotels and wi-fi throughout all the meeting rooms. With both hotels we can now accommodate 268 bedrooms making these hotels a perfect venue for your conference needs. Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom Area M2

Ballroom 400 Assembly Room 100 Great Central Room 50 Arundel 1 50 Arundel 2 20 Waverley Room 50 York Suite 50 Midland N/A

45 445 Y 40 152 Y 30 66 Y 30 50 Y 10 23 Y 30 58 Y 30 49 Y 10 20 Y

Victoria Suites

20

12

27 Y

Express Room

40

34

29 Y

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Tram stop – Fitzalan Square.

240 spaces.

Ringwood Hall Hotel is a magnificent Georgian Grade 11 listed Manor House. Situated close to the Peak District amongst 29 acres of award winning grounds, the hotel enjoys period charm and character, within tranquil surroundings. Offering a total of six dedicated conference and meeting rooms including a large conference room for up to 250 delegates and smaller stylish meeting rooms. The hotel is easily accessed from the M1, with parking for over 150 vehicles. With 74 double or twin bedrooms, including three apartments in the hotel grounds, Ringwood Hall Hotel provides excellent facilities for both day and residential delegates. All overnight guests enjoy complimentary membership to the Health & Fitness Club with indoor pool, sauna, steamroom and well equipped gymnasium. Within our 29 acres of grounds we can host a superb range of events, icebreakers, multi-activity days and themed corporate events and as a privately owned hotel, we have the ability to tailor each and every corporate event to suit the needs of the client and attending delegates. Room/Suite

Theatre

Ringwood

Boardroom Area M2

250

60

170

Y

Portland

80

30

70

Y

Chatsworth

80

30

70

Y

Hollingwood

60

24

55

Y

Cavendish

24

14

26

Y

N/A

4

12

Y

Staveley

Sheffield city centre, 15 miles. 3 miles from M1 J30.

150 spaces.

Jurys Inn Sheffield

Sheffield Cathedral

119 Eyre Street, Sheffield S1 4QW t: 0114 291 2107 f: 0114 291 2211 e: sheffield_conference@jurysinns.com w: www.jurysinns.com

The Cathedral Church St Peter & St Paul, Church Street, Sheffield S1 1HA t: 0114 275 3434 f: 0114 279 7412 e: diary@sheffield-cathedral.org.uk w: www.sheffieldcathedral.org

Jurys Inn Sheffield is situated in the heart of the city centre, only a five minute walk from the mainline train station. The hotel has a dedicated conference floor with 9 meeting rooms, each with individual air-conditioning, natural daylight, water cooler and wireless internet access. The fantastic suites can cater for a wide range of events from interviews, training days, theatre style conferences (for up to 80 delegates), and product launches to private dining for 50 guests. The hotel has 259 spacious, air-conditioned bedrooms with every modern convenience; this includes 13 fully accessible rooms. The hotel has recently introduced Costa Coffee into the stylish bar area. Car parking is available a couple of minutes walk from the hotel; discounted rates are available for conference delegates. Theatre

Boardroom

Area M2

In the heart of the city, Sheffield Cathedral offers a unique heritage venue for business meetings and corporate and private hospitality in one of the city’s great architectural and historical landmarks. With the state of the art £5million meeting complex adjoining the Cathedral, the Conference Centre combines the peace and splendour of Sheffield’s only medieval building with the comfort and convenience of 21st century facilities. Due to its unique flexibility the Centre is regularly used by both blue chip and public sector clients to host events and meetings of all varieties. There are seven rooms in the Centre, with additional spaces available to hire which are all suitable for a range of layouts. Supporting equipment is also available for all rooms. Your event supports the Cathedral Archer Project helping the homeless and vulnerable in Sheffield. Room/Suite

Theatre

Boardroom Area M2

Suite 1

32

20

43 Y

Domino Hall

150

80

144 N

Suite 2

32

16

43 Y

1554 Gallery

100

60

69 Y

Suite 3

46

26

55 Y

Chapter House

50

30

67 Y

Suite 4

24

12

31 Y

Hilton Room

45

30

39 Y

Suite 5

46

24

50 Y

Barclays Brighter Futures

40

25

49 Y

Suite 6

20

12

26 Y

Conference 1

15

10

20 N

Suite 7

36

24

48 Y

Sheffield Town Trust Room

14

10

33 Y

Suite 8

80

40

85 Y

Project Room 1 N/A

6

15 Y

Suite 9

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20

45 Y

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop – Castle Market. 259 bedrooms.

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Brimington, Chesterfield, Derbyshire t: 01246 280 077 f: 01246 472241 e: sales@ringwoodhallhotel.com w: www.ringwoodhallhotel.com

74 bedrooms.

Holiday Inn Royal Victoria – 107 bedrooms. Holiday Inn Express – 161 bedrooms.

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Victoria Station Road, Sheffield S4 7YE t: 0114 252 6510 f: 0114 252 6526 e: conferences@holidayinnsheffield.co.uk w: www.holidayinnsheffield.co.uk

Ringwood Hall Hotel

booking line 0871 700 2214

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Holiday Inn Royal Victoria & Holiday Inn Express

Discounted parking is available 2 minutes walk from the hotel.

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1, J33. Nearest Supertram stop – Sheffield Cathedral.

Close proximity to city centre car parks.

Range of hotels close by.

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High Street, Mosborough, Sheffield S20 5EA t: 0114 248 4353 f: 0114 247 9759 e: hotel@mosboroughhall.co.uk w: www.mosboroughhall.co.uk

This independently owned 12th century manor house affords ample room for conferences, civil wedding receptions, corporate functions and a host of other celebrations in a warm and friendly atmosphere. With over 800 years of heritage, parts of this fascinating hotel are steeped in history and, according to legend, even has a ghost. A £4million refurbishment completed in early Spring 2008 means the hotel now boasts five additional meeting rooms, a brand new bar and restaurant.

Hillsborough Stadium

102-104 Moorgate Road, Rotherham S60 2BG t: 01709 849 955 f: 01709 368 960 e: reservations@carltonparkhotel.com w: www.carltonparkhotel.com

Old Hellaby Lane, Hellaby, Rotherham S66 8SN t: 01709 702701 f: 01709 700979 e: debbie@hellabyhallhotel.co.uk w: www.hellabyhallhotel.co.uk

Sheffield Wednesday Football Club, Hillsborough, Sheffield S6 1SW t: 0871 995 1867 e: hillsborough@thelindleygroup.com w: www.hillsboroughstadium.com

Situated minutes from Junction 33 of the M1 and within reach of Rotherham, Sheffield and Doncaster, the Carlton Park Hotel features 10 traditionally styled meeting rooms, with audio visual technology and free Wi-fi internet access; along with 80 newly refurbished bedrooms.

Steeped in history, Hellaby Hall Hotel is an unmistakable feature of the South Yorkshire skyline. The hotel proudly offers its guests a rarely found package of period charm and modern convenience.

Hillsborough Stadium offers a diverse range of function rooms suiting the needs of both corporate and private gatherings. All events held at the Stadium are managed by independent British catering company, The Lindley Group.

The Colonial Suite is the largest room and can be utilised in a variety of ways, including direct access to the hotel’s large grounds for outdoor activities and team building exercises. The hotel offers a range of smaller stylish meeting rooms including the Kitchen, Cellar and Pantry all of which provide a stimulating setting. Residential delegates can relax in our luxury leisure centre at the end of the day.

The events facilities within the Stadium are flexible and versatile with pitch facing executive boxes. Our suites are perfect for any formal and informal event accommodating up to 300 guests in our larger room. Menus range from simple day delegate offerings to buffets and formal dinner options. We cater for everyone!

With a maximum capacity of 300 in a theatre style, the Carlton Park is the perfect venue for your large presentation or conference. The hotel also offers rooms ideal for smaller training events and interviews, with adjoining refreshment areas. Free parking is available to all guests.

Rotherham town centre, 2 miles. Sheffield city centre, 8 miles. 1 mile from M1 J33.

Rotherham town centre, 6 miles. 0.5 miles from the M1/M18 J1.

Sheffield city centre, 2 miles. 3 miles from M1 J35.

43 bedrooms.

80 bedrooms.

90 bedrooms.

Range of hotels close by.

83 spaces.

100 spaces.

250 spaces.

240.

200 delegates.

300 delegates.

500 delegates.

300.

Chesterfield Road South, Sheffield S8 8BW t: 0114 282 9988 f: 0114 237 8140 e: robin.lockwood@hilton.com w: www.doubletree.com

A contemporary 4-star hotel situated just 4 miles outside the city centre, we have superb travel links for South Yorkshire, the Peak District and North Derbyshire. The hotel has complimentary car parking for 260 vehicles, with 11 meeting rooms, an award-winning restaurant and on-site health club. These combined facilities undoubtedly make us the best place to hold your next event. All of our 95 bedrooms are superbly appointed and have a contemporary yet welcoming feel. All bedrooms feature air-conditioning, laptop safe and high-speed broadband access as standard.

Electric Works

Kelham Island Museum

Kenwood Hall

Sheffield Digital Campus, Sheffield S1 2BJ t: 0114 286 6200 e: info@electric-works.net w: www.electric-works.net

Alma Street, Sheffield S3 8RY t: 0114 272 2106 f: 0114 275 7847 e: hospitality@simt.co.uk w: www.simt.co.uk

Kenwood Road, Sheffield S7 1NQ t: 0114 258 3811 f: 0114 250 5677 e: reservations.kenwoodhall@principal-hayley.com w: www.principal-hayley.com/kenwoodhall

Electric Works is a striking, contemporary space for the technology and creative industries sectors.

If you are seeking a unique and stimulating venue for your event then look no further than Kelham Island Museum. Telling the story of Sheffield by focusing on the industries and people that made Sheffield the city it is today, it is a truly inspiring location.

Located in the vibrant city of Sheffield, with the scenic landscape of the Peak District on its doorstep, lies Kenwood Hall.

Located just two minutes walk from Sheffield train station and with excellent public transport links, the centre provides contemporary and stylish space for events, conferences, training, seminars and workshops. Designed by award-winning architects with a unique three storey helter skelter and an outstanding commitment to customer service, Electric Works is an exceptional location for event organisers that want to leave a lasting impression with their delegates.

The Museum can be hired for evening receptions, dining and social occasions, and the Upper Gallery for exhibitions, conferences and meetings.

Nestled amongst 12 acres of beautiful gardens, yet only one mile from Sheffield city centre, this 4-star hotel offers 114 bedrooms and 12 conference rooms, perfect for small meetings for 6 to large seminars for 250 delegates. Our facilities include a leisure club, spa, swimming pool, complimentary car parking and free Wi-fi throughout.

Sheffield city centre, 1 mile. 6 miles from M1 J33.

Range of hotels close by.

Sheffield city centre, 0.75 miles. 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop – Shalesmoor. Range of hotels close by.

260 spaces.

within close proximity to the city centre car parks.

50 spaces.

200 spaces.

500 delegates.

150 delegates.

200 delegates.

250 delegates.

Sheffield city centre, 4 miles. 8 miles from M1 J33.

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1 J33.

95 bedrooms.

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Hellaby Hall Hotel

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles. 2 miles from M1 J30.

DoubleTree By Hilton Sheffield Park

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Carlton Park Hotel

booking line 0871 700 2214

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Best Western Plus Mosborough Hall

114 bedrooms.

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Arundel Gate, Sheffield, S1 2PR t: 0114 278 1781 f: 0114 278 7744 e: h1348-sb@accor.com w: www.novotel.com

Park Inn, Blonk Street, Sheffield S1 2AU t: 0114 220 4000 f: 0114 220 3900 e: info.sheffield@rezidorparkinn.com w: www.parkinn.co.uk/hotel-sheffield

Novotel Sheffield City Centre is a new generation Novotel located at the heart of the city next to the Winter Garden and Millennium Gallery. It is a two minute walk from the train station and a five minute drive to Sheffield Parkway and the M1 link.

Park Inn by Radisson, Sheffield, is conveniently situated 2 minutes from the city centre in the Quayside Quarter.

Novotel Sheffield Centre has six conference and banqueting rooms with a maximum capacity of 220 people theatre style and 170 for a banquet. The hotel has 144 en-suite bedrooms including 10 accessible rooms.

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5 minutes from the train station & easily accessible from the M1, junction 33. Offering 111 spacious guest rooms designed in a sleek, modern style and 2 meeting rooms for up to 40 delegates. P!casso Restaurant & Bar offers a tempting variety of brasserie and daily specials. A great location to stay for Sheffield’s major attractions and conference venues.

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery Arundel Gate, Sheffield S1 2PP t: 0114 278 2715 f: 0114 278 2688 e: hospitality@museums-sheffield.org.uk w: www.museums-sheffield.org.uk

The award-winning Millennium Gallery is a striking contemporary venue, perfectly situated right in the heart of the city. The city’s unique metalwork and decorative art collections, alongside the finest in contemporary design, create a fitting backdrop for corporate functions. Conveniently located near car parking, hotel and transport facilities, and adjoining the beautiful Winter Garden and Millennium Square, the Millennium Gallery is a flexible venue, able to accommodate events of all sizes.

The Circle 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW t: 0114 253 6666 f: 0114 253 6667 e: info@thecirclesheffield.org.uk w: www.thecirclesheffield.org.uk

The Circle is a modern conference and events space in the heart of Sheffield City Centre, just minutes away from train, tram and road links. It offers a variety of high-quality, flexible rooms including a fully equipped IT Suite, superb Gallery space and outside Terrace, making it an ideal venue for a wide range of events. Tea and coffee, included in all bookings and catering packages are available from local suppliers. The Circle is owned by Voluntary Action Sheffield – events held at The Circle help to support Sheffield communities.

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop – Sheffield Station.

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop - Fitzalan Square.

Sheffield city centre, 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop – Sheffield Station.

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop – City Hall

144 bedrooms.

111 bedrooms.

Range of hotels close by.

Range of hotels close by

50 spaces.

120 spaces.

Within close proximity to city centre car parks.

3 spaces (disabled only) but within easy reach of city centre car parks.

220 delegates.

40 delegates.

200 delegates

110 delegates

Sheffield Theatres

Showroom & Workstation

The Earl of Doncaster Hotel

The Source at Meadowhall

55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1DA t: 0114 201 3831 f: 0114 201 3846 e: r.beeby@sheffieldtheatres.co.uk w: www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Paternoster Row, Sheffield S1 2BX t: 0114 221 0239 f: 0114 279 6522 e: conferencing@showroomworkstation.org.uk w: www.showroomworkstation.org.uk

Bennetthorpe, Doncaster, DN2 6AD t: 01302 361 371 f: 01302 321 858 e: sales@theearl.co.uk w: www.theearl.co.uk

300 Meadowhall Way, Sheffield S9 1EP t: 0114 263 5643 f: 0114 263 5700 e: nuno.dasilva@thesourceacademy.co.uk w: www.thesource.meadowhall.co.uk

Sheffield Theatre’s are combining both the Crucible and LyceumTheatres, becoming the venues of choice for high profile events in South Yorkshire, but don’t just take our word for it...

The Showroom Independent Cinema and Workstation Creative Business Centre offers a flexible and high quality venue for conferences, meetings, exhibitions and events.

This impressive Art Deco, 4 Star, Classic British Hotel, offers a range of excellent conference suites to suit the most discerning client, catering from 2-350 delegates.

“Thank you and your fab team for a brilliant day. The feedback regarding the venue and catering has been absolutely excellent; it all went very smoothly and professionally. You have one of the best front of house and events team I’ve ever had the pleasure of working with.” Seamus McGibbon TMA, October 2010.

We have a range of meeting spaces and luxury auditoria with experienced and friendly staff on hand to ensure every occasion is a success.

Choose from a range of packages or ‘build your own’ to suit your individual needs. The hotel offers luxurious, contemporary accommodation, a stylish restaurant, and the newly refurbished Ballroom is easily transformed from facilitating the most formal conference into an impressive banqueting venue for the most prestigious event.

The Source recognises the growing need for accessible, competitively priced meeting and conferencing space. It offers a wealth of first class business and conference facilities for local and national companies, public sector agencies, networking and community groups.

Our venue is located next to the central train and bus station, close to Sheffield city centre. The easy access to the M1 makes this the perfect conferencing venue.

Flexibility is key, with the help of your own dedicated Conference Co-ordinator; rooms can be laid out according to individual requests – for training sessions, seminars, interviews, and presentations. The Source benefits from 22 various sized meeting rooms. Hourly and daily rates are available.

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop – Sheffield Station.

Sheffield city centre. 6 miles from M1 J33. Nearest Supertram stop – Sheffield Station.

Doncaster town centre, 0.05 miles. 3 miles from M18 J3.

Sheffield city centre, 3 miles. 0.25 miles from M1 J34. Nearest Supertram stop – Meadowhall South.

Range of hotels close by.

Range of hotels close by.

80 bedrooms.

Range of hotels close by.

Within close proximity to city centre car parks.

Within close proximity to city centre car parks.

Free parking.

44 spaces (+ use of 12,500 free spaces at Meadowhall).

1,098 delegates.

280 delegates.

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300 delegates.

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Park Inn by Radisson, Sheffield

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Novotel Sheffield Centre

150 delegates.

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AT YOUR SERVICE We know what a big deal organising a corporate event can be. So the Sheffield Convention Bureau is our very own team of support specialists just waiting to offer all the local know-how, expertise and friendly advice you need to help make every event a success. And best of all, it’s absolutely free. step 1: initial brief Simply get in touch to discuss your brief. The sooner the better, since you’d be amazed just how much time we can save you and the great ideas we can come up with.

step 2: venue search We’ll then begin a comprehensive venue search across the Sheffield City Region and present you with a shortlist of suitable candidates, with pros and cons and our own personal recommendation.

step 3: PROPOSAL WITHIN 48HRS Finally, within just 48 hours of receiving your initial brief, we’ll send you fully costed proposals down to the last penny. It makes your life so much easier. And it means you don’t miss out on the best deals or the most sought-after venues.

booking accommodation One of your biggest tasks will be to book accommodation for your delegates. We can help. Our Free Accommodation Booking Service is swift, efficient and flexible, ensuring you receive the rooms you need at the very best rates – any time of the year.

Discounted Rail Travel We can also help you make the most of specially discounted rail fares when you book your accommodation. Remember to ask us straight away to find out more.

Event Bid Support Need any support with your event bid? We’re here to help. Our highly experienced team are skilled presenters, with all the facts and figures at their fingertips to help ensure your bid is a success.

Finishing Touches In fact, we’re here to help in any way we can. From arranging and accompanying you on venue visits to helping arrange time-out activities to simply chatting through your conference theme, simply pick up the phone or drop us a line and we can begin the process of helping you to plan the event of a lifetime. And it’s all without obligation!

CONTACT US Call us on 0871 700 2214 Email: conferences@welcometosheffield.co.uk Submit your enquiry online at: welcometosheffield.co.uk/conference

TESTIMONIALS “Thank you so much for working so hard to meet our requirements. Sheffield is absolutely perfect for our event.”  Annabel Busher, Arts Marketing Association

“The two previous “I was in Sheffield year and now cities that have last come back and hosted this event I’ve I’ve been blown were San Diego away, it’s bigger and better.” and Barcelona Peter Jones CBE at the MADE and SHEFFIELD Festival 2011 was more have chosen memorable for “We Sheffield to host our ninth annual conference the delegates.” Jeff Breckon, MINT Annual Conference, Sheffield Hallam University

“I still can’t quite believe the services you offer are free of charge.” Matt Hickey, Skills Active

for over 400 hundred delegates and therefore central location and good transport links with London and other UK’s cities are essential. I was very pleased with the choice of outstanding venues Sheffield can offer and a very friendly and efficient approach of the Sheffield Convention Bureau.” Veronika Sucha, Head of Events Renewable UK

“We had a brilliant time in Sheffield, all the activities were great and the trade show was brilliant too!”

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Sheffield Convention Bureau First Floor The Fountain Precinct Balm Green Sheffield S1 2JA t: 0871 700 2214 f: +44 (0)114 281 4042 e: conferences@welcometosheffield.co.uk w: welcometosheffield.co.uk/conference

The Oval Hall, Sheffield City Hall

Sheffield City Region Conference Directory 2012  

The Conference and Venue Directory for Sheffield and the Surrounding Region

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