ewcastle Gateshead Convention Bureau was named as Silver winner in the Best Convention Bureau category at the M&IT awards last year. With this in mind it is always good to have reminder of the conference facilities the city can offer for a corporate client and why it could work for your next meeting or conference.
Newcastle Gateshead is united by seven bridges with Newcastle (on the north bank of the River Tyne) and Gateshead (on the south bank).
It is an easy city to get to; only 2hrs 45mins from London by train and the international airport offers direct flights to 80 destinations worldwide. You can get from the Airport int the city centre in 23 minutes via the Tyne & Wear Metro. The trains run every 5 to 15 minutes.
There are over 7,500 city centre bedrooms all within easy walking distance of major conference venues to suit all budgets.