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Our team and our partners are experts in their fields, responsible for helping hundreds of world-class conferences find their place in Leeds. We’ve got just the kind of specialist knowledge, hints, tips and tricks that can transform an event from the ordinary to the exceptional, and the experience to put it into practice. Check back for blog posts covering key conferencing topics, city features, tools and case studies.

Conferences are back…back again

Following a state of turmoil where the digital screen became our best friend for meeting, actual in-person meetings are back, and with a vengeance!

12 Apr 2022

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Leeds Train Station isn’t the end of your journey – it’s the start!

Leeds Railway Station isn’t the end of your journey – it’s just the beginning. Our station is one of the busiest in the country, and is well served by national rail operators making getting to Leeds by train quick and easy.

14 Feb 2022

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A perfect combination of old and new.

Another city centre favourite is Victoria Leeds, stunning Victorian arcades recognised as one of the premium shopping destinations in the UK which combines the old and the new, bringing together Victoria Quarter and Victoria Gate. 

14 Feb 2022

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Explore the suburbs.

As a city of sporting success, we had to mention Headingley Stadium. The stadium has been host to some of the best sporting pedigree in the world and offers conference space where you can see an international cricket pitch out of one window and an in

14 Feb 2022

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A city with a vibrant heritage.

Back in the city centre, Leeds Town Hall is another Grade I listed beauty that, like Leeds Corn Exchange, was designed by Cuthbert Brodrick. One of the largest town halls in the UK, visits to the building include a tour of the cells and a climb of th

14 Feb 2022

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Put wellbeing at the heart of your conference.

Leeds is famous for more than its city centre. Venturing beyond means that historic houses, beautiful parks and vibrant urban villages are right at your fingertips. Escaping the hustle and bustle of the city centre and giving your delegates a chance

14 Feb 2022

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Not just for sleeping: global hotel brands that provide spectacular overnight experiences in Leeds

Chain hotels are the elite of the hospitality sector. Think time-honoured art deco to sleek contemporary architecture, and warm classical interiors to mid-century modern design.

26 Jan 2022

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Experience business meetings with a difference this festive season

As the nights draw to a close early and the air develops a bitter cool pinch, we fall back on the festive season to bring us ambient light and cosy warmth, especially when many of us spend the majority of the daylight hours at work. Though, just beca

8 Dec 2021

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Foodie capital of the North: How you can get a taste of Leeds at your next event

Leeds has a reputation for being the foodie capital of the North. Home to a vibrant and diverse food and drink scene, the city boasts an enviable combination of a thriving independent and street food community as well as a Michelin star restaurant an

27 Oct 2021

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Independent venues: Tech at your fingertips

Leeds is a city at the forefront of technological innovation. Home to some of the most innovative businesses of our time and a digital festival which has become the largest tech event in the UK, Leeds has emerged as the fastest growing digital econom

25 Oct 2021

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