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HEART OF ENGLAND
The University of Birmingham
contact:
Nemone Ryan
telephone:
0121 415 8400
email:
conferenceoffice@bham.ac.uk
web:
www.bham.ac.uk/conferences
General Information
The University is close to the National Indoor Arena, the International Convention Centre, Symphony Hall, the Royal Ballet, Cadbury World and many other attractions. Based in the centre of Birmingham, the campus is also ideally located for touring Stratford, The Cotswolds, Warwick and Oxford.
Location & Access
Situated just off the A38 Bristol Road South,The University of Birmingham has easy access to the M6, M5, M40 & M42 motorways. Trains run from New Street to the University Station on the cross city line. Birmingham International Airport is approximately 30 minutes away.
Group Accommodation
During the summer vacations the University of Birmingham can offer 600 en-suite bedrooms and 900 standard bedrooms. All bedrooms have a kettle, beverage pack, soap and towels supplied. Self-catering accommodation is also available at two sites during the summer vacation-time. There are 105 en-suite rooms available all year-round at the Conference Park.
Meetings (Vacation-Time)
The University of Birmingham has a range of lecture theatres and seminar rooms available, which are set in the heart of this beautiful red brick campus. There is an excellent range of accommodation available to meet all your needs and budgets from full board to self-catering. We can cater for simple snacks, wedding receptions or a grand banquet and offer the highest levels of service. We also have many restaurants available on campus.
Short Breaks
We can also provide facilities for short breaks, so for more information and to request literature please use the above contact details. You can also click on the ‘short break’ section of www.venuemasters.co.uk for a list of venues that offer an on-line booking service, so you can check availability and reserve rooms as required.
Meetings (Any-Time)
The Conference Park at The University of Birmingham offers year round conference facilities, a range of accommodation and is a place where delegates can work, develop and learn in peaceful surroundings. The comfortable, friendly environment reflects the quality of service and committed support, giving us a high reputation amongst regular conference organisers.
Vacation Dates
2007 Summer 27 June - 12 September
2007 Christmas See any-time facilities
2008 Easter See any-time facilities
2008 Summer 18 July - 17 September
2008 Christmas See any-time facilities
Facilities Any-time Vacation-time
Meeting Capacity 85 900
Dining Seated 90 520
Dining Buffet 100 600
En-suite Beds 105 600
Standard Beds 0 900
Rates (inc VAT) from Any-time Vacation-time
Day Delegate Rate £44.00 £32.00
24 Hour Rate £140.00 £100.00
Groups (B&B; Rate) £65.00 £30.00
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