First class conference and event venue in the
North East of England

Professional Advice To Ensure Your Event Just Works.


Great food and service is a priority of ours and we understand this is an essential element of any event. As well as our range of standard menus our catering team can work with you to tailor any menu to your specific requirements. Please ask our host team for more information.

Below are the great outside teams that we work with to ensure you get the best!

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Meet our Bar People - The Guzzling Gander

Welcome to The Guzzling Gander – we are an events/mobile bar service based in the North of England available for marquee events, corporate events and any other celebration you may need a bar for.

We are specialists in our field and provide a top quality drinks service. Many mobile bars provide standard wines, spirits, and beers but we do it differently! We have specially selected Champagnes, Cocktails, Wines, and Spirits to suit your event and pocket!

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Meet Our Caterers – Janies Pantry

Janies Pantry are a premium catering company based in County Durham, North East England, providing superb event catering for any size corporate event.

We were established in 2010 and started from the love of good food and a passion for farming alongside husband Ben. We produce all of our own meats from the family farm, offering full traceability of food, which is extremely important to us.

Conference Planning

With a striking exterior and impressive reception area, the centre offers exceptional facilities, flexible layouts and support services that are second to none.

Our conference team are on hand to design your conference around the requirements needed for your event.


Communication is what we are best at, and we will constantly work alongside you from planning the layout of the room, décor, technical requirements, catering to any external hire required. You will always know your event is in safe hands!

Audio & Visuals

With in-house state of the art sound, lighting and media system included we have the best technical team around to help you run your event smoothly.

Our system is scalable to be able to provide support from a standard presentation to a full show experience.