Armitage Centre Overview


Map & Directions: Armitage Centre

Sports events
Packages: POA
  • Fallowfield Campus
  • 3 miles from city centre
  • Easter and Summer availability
  • Suitable for sports events, tounaments and training camps, recently hosting the World Lacrosse Championships
  • Double sports hall with fully sprung wooden floor
  • Enclosed high quality sports facilities ideal for high profile, secure indoor and outdoor sports tournaments and events
  • Floodlit grass and artificial pitches available (including four '3G' 5-A-Side pitches and sand dressed aritificial pitches suitable for a variety of sports)
  • Can be used for exhibitions, examinationsand product launches
  • Smaller meeting rooms on campus for coaching sessions
  • Full disabled access
  • WiFi access available
  • Free parking on site for 300 cars
  • 3 phase power
  • Fully equipped fitness suite available to guests/delegates
  • Marquee space

Armitage Centre Description

The Armitage Centre is a great choice for sporting events and tournaments, training camps and coaching courses. Its double sports hall has a fully sprung wooden floor.

The extensive grounds surrounding the centre and free parking for 300 cars means that this venue is a great choice for company fun days or sports tournaments, with University accommodation only a short walk away.

In addition, there is a 250 seat conference room and one smaller meeting room seating up to 130 theatre stylw. The centre can also accommodate large scale examinations for up to 750.

In addition to the Armitage Centre, the University operates 26 good quality football pitches and 1 rugby pitch set over 90 acres available for team or large scale events at nearby Wythenshawe.

Armitage Centre Facilities

FacilitiesCapacity and Layout
Main Hall Double sports hall with fully sprung wooden floor
Conference Room 250 theatre style, 150 cabaret, 170 examination style
The Studio 130 theatre style, 60 examination style
Internet Connection Yes, WiFi access in public areas, wired access available
In House Audio-Visual 2 data projectors, laptop, screens for all rooms, other equipment available on request

Armitage Centre Pricing

Daily PackagesCost
Room hire for the main hall

Sports packages POA

Exams-£400.00 + candidate fee of £2.95 + VAT per person

Room hire for the conference room

Sports packages POA

Exams-£350.00 + candidate fee of £2.95 + VAT per person

Room hire for the Studio Exams-£260.00 + candidate fee of £2.95 + VAT per person
In House Audio-Visual P.O.A.
Internet Connection Local charges may apply - P.O.A.
Teas/coffees and biscuits £2.00 + VAT
Sandwich lunch from £4.75 + VAT
Buffet lunch from £7.25 + VAT

Rates quoted are for weekday hire during normal working hours - for evening and weekend rates, please contact the Conference Sales Office on +44 161 306 4100

Armitage Centre Layout & Events Options

Layout Options
Theatre Yes
Cabaret Yes
Classroom Yes
Exhibition Yes
Boardroom Yes
Event Options
Day Yes
Large Yes
Residential No
Exhibition Yes
Banquet No
Accommodation No
Occasion No
Wedding No
Film Yes
Sport Yes

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