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One of the best days of the year. Great food. Great entertainment. Great venue. It’s an old place... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
jaymo1975
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South Shields, United Kingdom
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Excellent conference venue

We held a 4 day academic conference at Northumbria University with the meals being catered for by... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
kdmccay
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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As one of Newcastle upon Tyne’s central landmarks, The Civic Centre is visible from all approaches in to the city. Bring your events to life here, should it be a corporate dinner or awards ceremony, or perhaps a smaller intimate function that would...more
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Civic Centre Barras Bridge, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8QH, England
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

One of the best days of the year. Great food. Great entertainment. Great venue. It’s an old place but still an excellent venue.

Date of experience: December 2017
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debbieh3652, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Hi Alan Thank you for taking the time to let our Tripadvisor friends know about our venue. We look forward to seeing you again this year!

Reviewed October 8, 2018

We held a 4 day academic conference at Northumbria University with the meals being catered for by the Civic Centre. The venue was fantastic and was comfortably able to accommodate the 450 delegates in attendance. The Hospitality team were superb; very helpful, very organised, with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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HospitalityNCC, Public Relations Manager at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Hello Kevin Thank you for your comments. This has been passed on to our Hospitality Team. We are glad you enjoyed our unique hospitality. Thank you for choosing the Newcastle Civic Centre. We appreciate you taking the time out to comment on our service. Hope...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

Civic centre is located in the town centre. The buiding is butifully designed and maintained. There are many plants in the area close and surrounding the building which makes it good. Also there is a couple of very beautiful statutes. But about the business in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

Our AGM went very well thanks to the staff setting up the room beforehand and their attention to the people who came to the meeting. They were helpful throughout. The venue can be recommended. The one difficulty was the accessible toilets. Pushing a wheelchair through...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mary N
debbie h, Events Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Hello Mary, Thank you for you lovely comments we are please your AGM meeting wend well for you. It was a pleasure to work with your organisation and we hope to see you in the future. I will pass on your comments to our building...More

Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

So this is my place of work and so walking in every morning means I ponder both the 60s architecture and the fact that I’ve probably got another 30 years of 9 to 5 until I retire and die The centre of local democracy in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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debbie h, Events Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Hi Edisred, Thank you for taking the time to review the Civic Centre Banqueting Suites and sharing your views on our wonderful post modern architecture building designed by leading architect at the time George Kenyon and his team. Internal tours of the Banqueting Suites and...More

Reviewed May 1, 2018

The Hospitality team were great; very helpful and nothing was a bother, both in the lead up to and throughout the event. An excellent venue and facilities which were ideal for our conference. Delicious food with options for all allergies. Our delegates were very impressed...More

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Date of experience: April 2018
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debbie h, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Hello Helen, Thank you so much for taking the time to let our TripAdvisor friends know about you experience with our venue. We are delighted you and your delegates had a wonderful conference so colourful and vibrant. It is always a pleasure to welcome your...More

Reviewed April 25, 2018

Outside a church and small park, with a memorial to the Northern Fusilier regiments. We were privileged to witness a stunning parade and band commemorating the battalions leaving for the front in WW1. There is an inner courtyard with lawns and a water feature. A...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

attended the black tie awards ceremony for the Newcastle Film festival, a very professional occasion with drinks from 6.30- a choir, a guards band and a 3 course meal. The speeches went on too long but the fine wines helped.Good company on our table made...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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debbie h, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Hi We are so pleased you enjoyed your evening at the Newcastle Film Festival Awards Ceremony and Dinner. Thank you for sharing your review with our TripAdvisor friends. We hope to see you back in the Banqueting Suite very soon The Civic Centre Banqueting Team

Reviewed February 21, 2018

17th February 2018 - I held the annual newcastle university dance competition in the Banquet Hall. Being right in the centre of Newcastle was excellent location for people to access the building as well as pop out into town to get extra accessories in case...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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debbie h, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2018

Hi Alice, We cant thank you enough for sharing your wonderful experience at our Venue with our Tripadvisor audience. We would certainly love to see and welcome the University dance competition next year should you decide to come back to us (we hope so) such...More

Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

We held a 5 day intensive orthopaedic educational meeting at the Civic centre.This was a very full day starting the lecture programme at 7.30 am each morning and finishing very late 8.30 pm.We had over 70 candidates with many from abroad. The civic centre staff...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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debbie h, Event Supervisor at Newcastle Civic Centre, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

Hi Paul, Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback for your 5 day conference with our TripAdvisor audience Paul. Your thanks will be cascaded to the whole team. thank you again The Civic Centre Team

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Nic1075
March 23, 2018|
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Response from debbieh3652 | Property representative |
Hi Nic1075 Yes there is plenty of parking in the rear car park to the Civic Centre. The only time the car park gets quite full would be if there is a home football match taking place so always good to check prior. The... More
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