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  VENUEMASTERS
  The Workstation, Paternoster Row
  Sheffield, S1 2BX, UK
  T : 0114 249 3090
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  North East
  venue:   University of Sheffield
  address:   Conference Office
Hicks Building
Hounsfield Road
  city:   Sheffield
  county:   Yorkshire (South)
  region:   North East
  post code:   S3 7RH
     
  contact name:   Caroline Jenkins
  telephone:   0114 222 8903
  fax:   0114 222 8919
  email:   p.lee@sheffield.ac.uk
  website:   www.conferences.sheffield.ac.uk
     
  group B&B; rate (from):   £ 18.85
  group self catering:   Yes
     
  venue description:   The University of Sheffield offers a choice of over 300 meeting rooms on the central campus and in the six Halls of Residence. These provide a peaceful setting for all types of residential and non-residential events. Events can be completely self-contained with a combination of accommodation, meeting rooms, dining facilities and social areas entirely under one roof. On the central campus there are over 100 lecture theatres and seminar rooms of varying capacities, offering a choice of well-equipped meeting facilities. This also includes the Auditorium, a purpose built tiered lecture theatre, which accommodates up to 390 delegates with excellent audio-visual equipment, making this ideal for conferences.

  bedroom description:   There’s a choice of single en-suite rooms with shower and toilet or comfortable standard single bedrooms with wash basins and shared bathroom and shower. En-suite bedrooms are each equipped with a direct-dial telephone and tea & coffee making facilities. The self-catering flats are in the southwest of the city; each flat has single study bedrooms (approx. 4-9 bedrooms) with bathroom and dining kitchen. Flats include bed linen, towels and basic catering equipment.

  restaurant / bar:   The award-winning team of chefs possess a wealth of experience in providing quality dining with innovative ideas and menus to cater for every taste and occasion, you can be confident you will receive first class service. In the last seven years Executive Chef, Tracy Carr and her team have won the University Chefs Challenge gold medal on three occasions and silver in the remaining four.

  leisure facilities:   The Goodwin Sports Centre includes an extensive floodlit artificial turf facility including hockey and football pitches, a 33-metre heated swimming pool, squash courts, a sports hall and an activity area for aerobics and martial arts. A multi-million pound expansion and modernisation of facilities in 2001-02 includes a fitness centre incorporating over 130 cardiovascular and resistance stations plus the latest fitness assessment equipment and cardio theatre, an indoor bouldering wall, floodlit tennis courts and an additional synthetic multi-sport pitch.

  directions:   Sheffield is one of the most accessible venues in the country. It's only a few minutes from the M1 motorway and has direct mail links to London and other major cities. Sheffield airport is located just minutes from the city centre.

  additional information:   The largest venue, the Octagon Centre offers almost 900 sq.m. of unobstructed meeting space. This multi purpose venue hosts events as diverse as exhibitions, dinner dance celebrations and conferences seating up to 1250 delegates.

  dining capacity   total standard rooms   total en-suite rooms
  year round   vacation   year round   vacation   year round   vacation
  600   600   0   1720   0   311

 
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