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NORTH WEST & CUMBRIA
University of Liverpool
contact:
Caroline Griffiths
telephone:
0151 794 6440
email:
conference@liv.ac.uk
web:
www.liv.ac.uk/conferenceservices/
General Information
Local attractions include two Premiership football grounds, world class cathedrals, the Empire Theatre, the Philharmonic Hall, Beatles heritage, a wealth of museums including the Tate and the Maritime, as well as shopping in Cavern Walks and the Met Quarter. Liverpool is proud to be European Capital of Culture in 2008.
Location & Access
Located on the outskirts of Sefton Park, the University is well linked by the M62 and M53 with easy access to and from the City Centre via road, rail and bus. Manchester Airport is only 40 minutes away and Liverpool’s John Lennon Airport 20 minutes.
Group Accommodation
The University has 1600 bedrooms set within beautiful parkland all with washbasin, tea/coffee making facilities, desk, towels and linen provided. En-suite facilities are available in 236 rooms with an additional 200 from Easter 2008. The University City Centre sports centre offers squash courts, climbing wall, swimming pool and gym. Tennis courts and pool tables are available at the Halls of Residence.
Meetings (Vacation-Time)
With meeting rooms and lecture theatres to cater from 50 to 800 delegates and over 600m2 exhibition space the University of Liverpool is the perfect venue for conferences, seminars and exhibitions, offering tremendous choice of city centre or private parkland locations. We are able to offer over 200 en-suite rooms (plus an additional 200 from Summer 2007) and 1,300 standard rooms. Car parking is available and we are conveniently located for public transport.
Short Breaks
The University gained 2* Quality in Tourism status in 2006 at Roscoe & Gladstone Hall (Campus) and Mulberry Court (Self Catering). We usually offer accommodation for the Grand National, Open Golf and Mathew Street Festival. The Halls provide a peaceful and great value location from which to explore the city, and great value for money.
Meetings (Any-Time)
Set in beautiful private parkland, 10 minutes from Liverpool City Centre, the Carnatic and Greenbank Conference Parks provide facilities for conferences, private functions and weddings. Both sites offer award-winning catering and have on-site parking. We offer choice, value and a Conference team committed to providing a quality service to all our customers.
Vacation Dates
2007 Easter 2 April - 20 April
2007 Summer 11 June - 14 September
2007 Christmas See any-time facilities
2008 Easter 17 March - 3 April
2008 Summer 9 June - 19 September
2008 Christmas See any-time facilities
Facilities Any-time Vacation-time
Meeting Capacity 500 890
Dining Seated 500 500
Dining Buffet 500 500
En-suite Beds 0 236
Standard Beds 0 1364
Rates (inc VAT) from Any-time Vacation-time
Day Delegate Rate £28.20 £28.20
24 Hour Rate N/A £65.98
Groups (B&B; Rate) N/A £21.00
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