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Event Durham: Grey College


Grey College has 5 meeting rooms which can accommodate a variety of requirements and styles.

Holgate Conference Centre

The purpose-built Holgate Conference Centre consist of a main room that accommodate 100 in a theatre style and two small breakout rooms that can each hold up to 20 in a theatre style. The conference centre is available to external clients during University vacations as well as in May & June.

Pennington Room

The Pennington Room can hold up to 40 in a theatre style with an impressive full length window down on side of the room.  This room is available throughout the year.

Old Library

The Old Library can seat up to 65 in a theatre style.  The room is generally used by the University for training events and also holds arts exhibtions.

Capacity Chart

Meeting Room
Theatre Style Cabaret Classroom Boardroom U-Shaped
Holgate Main Conference Room 100 54 42 30 24
Holgate Seminar Room 1 20 8 12
Holgate Seminar Room 1 20 8 12
Pennington Room 40 20 16 14
Old Library 65 24 20 18

Day Delegate Package

  • Main meeting room hire
  • Mid-morning tea, coffee and biscuits
  • 2 course conference lunch
  • Afternoon tea, coffee and biscuits
  • Data projector, screen and flipchart
  • Complimentary car parking (subject to availability, no parking during University term time)

£39.00 per delegate

Valid until 30th September 2017, price includes VAT