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The Roundhouse

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Address: Roundhouse Rd
Pride Park
Derby
Derbyshire
DE24 8JE
England
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Tel: 01332 334800
Email: send email enquiry
Website: visit website
Contacts: Helen Peden
 - Conference & Events Manager
Rebekah Ford
 - Conference & Events Executive
Laura Wilkinson
 - Conference & Events Co-ordinator
Payment Methods:Mastercard Maestro Visa Visa Delta
Room Hire Rate: From £320.00
Rates are exclusive of sales tax (VAT)
Meeting Capacity: 1000 (max)
No. of Meeting Rooms: 2
Catering Capacity: 1500 (max)
No. of Bedrooms: 0
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Disabled Access:
Yes
Location & Parking: The Roundhouse is located in the centre of the City of Derby, within walking distance of the train station, and can offer 160 FREE spaces, along with adjacent pay and display parking.
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what our customers say

C Wright (Young Enterprise Manager - Derbyshire), Young Enterprise
"I just wanted to say a massive thank you for all your efforts that went towards a very successful event. It went really well and we were really pleased. We had lots of really positive comments about the venue which was perfect for the event. Thanks for all your help in organising it and for your patience when I couldn’t always get answers quickly!"
Nicola Duffy (Senior Event Producer), Pumphouse Productions
"Initial feedback from the client is all very positive. They had a great night and are already wondering how they will “top this” next year. Thanks for all your help and hard work on the event. Your support was much appreciated. Your venue is amazing but it is made by the people who work there. Can you please pass on my thanks to all of your team."
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About The Roundhouse
The Roundhouse Derby is a beautiful and magnificent series of truly iconic buildings that have a world-renowned status in railway history. As an event venue, The Roundhouse offers a spectacular backdrop and the flexibility to accommodate all kinds of events. The Roundhouse itself was built in 1839 and is the world's oldest surviving railway turning shed. Following a £48 million renovation, it has been returned to its former glory with original features restored.

Scale
The Roundhouse itself accommodates up to 680 guests, the Carriage Shop Theatre seats 120 and the adjoining Library hosts over 500 for pre-dinner drinks, while a superb mezzanine floor offers a wide range of breakout and reception rooms.

How we do it
The Roundhouse Events team pride themselves on first class customer service and were finalists in the Outstanding Customer Service category of the Visit Peak District & Derbyshire Excel Awards 2011. The team believe in overcoming any obstacle, never more evident than the sheer diversity of events hosted this year, in what is by day home to 2,500 college students. The Roundhouse Derby has recently won the prestigious 'Event Space of the Year 2012' award from the Event Magazine awards.

Be Confident
Be assured that Roundhouse Events has experience in delivering a wide range of events. From transforming the space into a TV studio for BBC Question Time, accommodating the National Winter Beer Festival for CAMRA, delivering corporate dinners for Rolls-Royce, CBI and The Prince’s Trust to social knees ups and weddings, the Roundhouse Events team have seen it all. Your dedicated event manager will move mountains to meet your needs.

Technology
Free Wi-Fi for all delegates and, if required, a series of ‘Pop Up Business Centres’ where delegates can access laptops, printers and conference calls, all serving Starbucks and with dedicated IT Support.

Getting Here
- East Midlands Airport is located just 20 minutes’ from The Roundhouse
- Birmingham and Manchester airports are within 45min and 75min drive respectively. London Heathrow is only 2 hours away.
- The Roundhouse is located directly next to Derby Train Station.
- Derby is only 93 minutes from London St Pancras with 35 direct services daily.
- An easy platform change makes Brussels and Paris less than 4 hours away.
- We are a 10 minute drive from the M1 (J25) and 30 minutes from the M6.
- A shuttle bus service runs every 10mins from the city centre.
The Roundhouse boasts 160 free parking spaces on site.

Access for All
Listed buildings are often an inherently hostile environment to those with limited mobility or other disabilities. The provision of a fully inclusive environment at The Roundhouse has been a design priority from the inception of the scheme and it is a fitting testament that this has been achieved, despite the constraints of the historic fabric.

Sustainability
We have adopted various technologies to reduce the impact on the environment; these have contributed to The Roundhouse achieving a high degree of responsible environmental stewardship. The Roundhouse was awarded a National Recycling Star Award in March 2012, which recognises businesses that are making efforts to divert waste from landfill.

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