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Newcastle Civic Centre

Civic Centre Barras Bridge, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8QH, England
+44 191 278 7878
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Wonderful Welcoming Venue

The Hospitality team were great; very helpful and nothing was a bother, both in the lead up to and... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
helenquilter42
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Cramlington, United Kingdom
Interesting grade 2 listed building

Outside a church and small park, with a memorial to the Northern Fusilier regiments. We were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carole K
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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As one of Newcastle upon Tyne’s central landmarks, The Civic Centre is visible from all approaches in to the city. Bring your events to life here, should it be a corporate dinner or awards ceremony, or perhaps a smaller intimate function that would be well suited to a private secluded venue. With some of the largest and most flexible rooms in the city, functions of any description and size can be catered for. The magnificent, modernistic rooms can be tailored to meet even the grandest of ideas you may have. Bring professionalism and ceremony to a conference of any size by incorporating the flexible spaces and with an award-winning Chef Savour, the exquisite gourmet dishes that will Complement your event. Newcastle Civic Centre A venue like no other A Unique Historic Venue
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Civic Centre Barras Bridge, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8QH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hospitality team were great; very helpful and nothing was a bother, both in the lead up to and throughout the event. An excellent venue and facilities which were ideal for our conference. Delicious food with options for all allergies. Our delegates were very impressed...More

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debbie h, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Helen, Thank you so much for taking the time to let our TripAdvisor friends know about you experience with our venue. We are delighted you and your delegates had a wonderful conference so colourful and vibrant. It is always a pleasure to welcome your...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outside a church and small park, with a memorial to the Northern Fusilier regiments. We were privileged to witness a stunning parade and band commemorating the battalions leaving for the front in WW1. There is an inner courtyard with lawns and a water feature. A...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

attended the black tie awards ceremony for the Newcastle Film festival, a very professional occasion with drinks from 6.30- a choir, a guards band and a 3 course meal. The speeches went on too long but the fine wines helped.Good company on our table made...More

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debbie h, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi We are so pleased you enjoyed your evening at the Newcastle Film Festival Awards Ceremony and Dinner. Thank you for sharing your review with our TripAdvisor friends. We hope to see you back in the Banqueting Suite very soon The Civic Centre Banqueting Team

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

17th February 2018 - I held the annual newcastle university dance competition in the Banquet Hall. Being right in the centre of Newcastle was excellent location for people to access the building as well as pop out into town to get extra accessories in case...More

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debbie h, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hi Alice, We cant thank you enough for sharing your wonderful experience at our Venue with our Tripadvisor audience. We would certainly love to see and welcome the University dance competition next year should you decide to come back to us (we hope so) such...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We held a 5 day intensive orthopaedic educational meeting at the Civic centre.This was a very full day starting the lecture programme at 7.30 am each morning and finishing very late 8.30 pm.We had over 70 candidates with many from abroad. The civic centre staff...More

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debbie h, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi Paul, Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback for your 5 day conference with our TripAdvisor audience Paul. Your thanks will be cascaded to the whole team. thank you again The Civic Centre Team

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Nice on the inside, but I hate the outside of this building. Not a fan of this kind of architecture, very concretey. Serves a purpose

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Called Dan's folly after Councillor Dan Smith this 60's building is really Newcastle town hall. Function rooms and all the offices to run a metropolis like Newcastle.

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debbie h, Events Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi Allen Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor for the Banqueting Suites Civic Centre The Hospitality Team

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

The Civic Centre Banqueting Hall was a beautiful venue that was well organised and accommodating for our annual summer ball, which had 200 people in attendance. There was flexibility to make the event our own, and the food was excellent. I would highly recommend using...More

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Management response:Responded 4 August 2017

Hi Thank you for your wonderful review you feed back is much appreciated. Thank you for sharing your experience with our Tripadvisor friends. The Civic Centre Hospitality Team

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

I was at the Civic Centre helping with a conference. The building facilities were great, the rooms very good for lectures. The staff were particularly good, in setting up for the conferences needs, supplying all your wants and quickly troubleshooting any problems (problems not created...More

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Management response:Responded 17 July 2017

Hi John L Thank you for your review of your 3 day conference you attended and we are thrilled that you had a excellent experience with us. It means so much for us to receive your comments and they will certainly be fed back to...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Just here for what must have been the largest ever UK conference in my academic discipline (600+). The conference was FABULOUS - and the staff at the venue could not have been more helpful and obliging. Very proud of my adopted Northeast - wonderful to...More

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Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

Hi Saturdayboy 1 Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback from the English Shared Future conference it was for us at the Civic Centre a pleasure to host such a prestigious conference. Our staff also enjoyed meeting the delegates. Thanks again The Civic Centre...More

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Nic1075
24 March 2018|
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Hi Nic1075 Yes there is plenty of parking in the rear car park to the Civic Centre. The only time the car park gets quite full would be if there is a home football match taking place so always good to check prior. The... More
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