Roscoe Building Overview

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Meeting Capacity: 474
Day Rate per person £34.00 + VAT
  • Oxford Road Campus Campus
  • One mile from city centre
  • Available vacations, weekends and evenings
  • Ideal for dinners, wedding receptions and exhibitions
  • 1x 474 seat lecture theatre
  • Popular choice for larger conferences or to support conferences in University Place
  • Also, popular examination venue
  • 1x 238 seat lecture theatre
  • 12x 60 seat classrooms
  • 1x 40 seat classroom
  • 1x36 classroom
  • 1x 35 seat classroom
  • 1x 25 seat classroom
  • 2x18 classroom
  • 1x 15 seat classroom
  • Adjacent to University Place and the Schuster buildings
  • Disabled accessible
  • WiFi & wired internet access
  • Close to the Booth Street East car park

Roscoe Building Description

This building is a great choice for larger conferences whether it be as a stand alone venue or to offer additional breakout rooms for conferences based in University Place. Two of the largest lecture theatres on this campus are contained in this building together with 19 flexible syndicate rooms, some of which can open out offering larger spaces for workshop sessions. Lift access is available to all floors so delegates are never more than a minute away from all areas of the building.

Roscoe Building Facilities

FacilitiesCapacity and Layout
Theatre A 1 x 474 seat tiered theatre
Theatre B 1 x 238 seat tiered theatre
1st, 2nd and 3rd floor 12 x 60 seat classrooms
1.001 1 x 40 seat classroom
1.003 and 2.10 1 x 35  and 1 x 36 seat classrooms
4.9 1 x 25 seat classroom
1.002 and 2.8/2.9 1 x 15  and 2 x 18 seat classrooms
Foyer area Suitable for posters and refreshments
Internet Connection Yes, Wired access in all classrooms and theatres and WiFi on ground floor
In House Audio-Visual Classrooms are equipped with data projector, projection screen, network point, computer, whiteboard and induction loop. In addition theatres are equipped with a pa, lectern and lectern mic.
Summer Accommodation 153 en-suite rooms in George Kenyon Hall, 250 self-catering rooms in Whitworth Park (alternative accommodation is also available on other campuses)

Roscoe Building Pricing

Daily PackagesCost
Day delegate rate per person to include use of plenary meeting room equipped with standard a/v, two servings of teas/coffees and biscuits and buffet lunch £34.00 + VAT
Room hire for  up to 25 seat classroom £200.00
Room hire fo up to 50 seat classroom £235.00
Room hire for 100 seat classroom £270.00
Room hire for 250 seat theatre £595.00
Room hire for 474 seat theatre £825.00
Room hire for foyer £350.00
Internet Connection Local charges may apply - P.O.A.
In house Audio-Visual P.O.A.
Teas/coffees and biscuits from £2.00 + VAT
Sandwich lunch from £4.75 + VAT
Buffet lunch from £7.25 + VAT
Bed and breakfast in George Kenyon Hall £41.50 + VAT
Self-Catering in Whitworth Park £16.00 inc. VAT (minimum booking of 2 nights)

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

Roscoe Building Layout & Events Options

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

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