Fenwick Room, Castle Leazes

Fenwick room

After undergoing a major refurbishment at Castle Leazes, the Fenwick Room is available for meetings and conferences.

The project brought together Fenwick, the department store, and Castle Leazes in a partnership to create a meeting/training room, which will benefit staff, students and conference visitors.

Accommodating up to 80 people theatre style, the room is equipped with data projection facilities, telephone and data points and is adjacent to smaller breakout rooms.

On display in the Fenwick Room are original works and prints by the well-known local artist John Coatsworth. The large mural commissioned for the Fenwick Room incorporates famous regional icons and represents the dynamism, flexibility and fun of the North East and it's people.

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Room hire includes the following:
  • room set to the agreed layout
  • flip chart stand, paper and pens
  • data/video projection
  • stationery
  • message service
  • iced water
Additional services:
  • photocopying/fax
  • telephone
  • additional flip charts, paper and pens.

These services are available by request, bookable in advance and at an additional cost.

Seating plans:
  • board room style - 40 Delegates
  • theatre style - 80 Delegates
  • horse shoe - 50 Delegates
  • classroom - 40 Delegates

Delegates can enjoy on-site catering, selecting from a range of sandwiches, rolls and wraps, or imaginative Oriental and European appetisers. Our catering manager will be pleased to discuss more formal buffets. A bar is available on request and must be booked in advance.


Castle Leazes is a three minute walk to the edge of the main campus and the university sports centre
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