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  • Our wide range of venues and facilities mean that we are more than just a venue for businesses. We regularly play host to all manner of events, from awards shows, dance competitions and exhibitions to dinners, receptions, birthday parties and festivals. What's more, our experienced team have the event management expertise to ensure every event runs smoothly from start to finish.

    So if you are organising an event, and are looking for the perfect venue then please get in touch. With a variety of options across our four sites, we are sure to have the ideal location for you, whatever your event, whatever your requirements.

    Our friendly staff will ensure you get everything you need, whether it's an event for two or two hundred. If you need technical assistance, front of house support or bar staff, we have a great team of people on hand to help. Furthermore, we have dedicated catering teams who cook up a variety of menus, as well as fully licensed bars, so you can be sure your guests will enjoy themselves.

    Examples of events that regularly take place at our venues include:

    • Awards days and graduations
    • Concerts
    • Choral and dance competitions
    • Wedding fairs
    • Exhibitions
    • Shows
    • Pantomimes
    • Parties and celebrations
    • Well-being events
    • Dog shows
    • Equestrian events
    • And much more...

    We have also hosted BBC Question Time and the Gŵyl Gobaith outdoor music festival, as well as the annual Focus Wales and Wales Comic Con events.

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    • The William Aston Hall is Wrexham's largest theatre and concert venue, bringing you the best in live music, comedy, theatre, dance and much more.

      It regularly plays host to the great names in comedy such as Kevin Bridges, Alan Davies and Jimmy Carr, as well as ballets, shows, and bands like Feeder and the Levellers.

      Located on Glyndŵr University's Wrexham campus, the hall has raked seating in its main auditorium and balcony, and is fully accessible with dedicated wheelchair spaces. Refreshments can be purchased from the adjacent Fellows Café Bar, and there are more than 1,000 free car parking spaces available.

      For information about what's on, and to buy tickets, please visit the website: www.glyndwr.ac.uk/events or call the Box Office on 01978 293293

      The Box Office is open Mon-Fri 8.30am - 4.30pm. 

      • The University's very own art gallery, the Oriel Sycharth Gallery, is situated above the main University reception and is open Mon-Fri 9am - 4.30pm.

        Since opening in February 2009 the Gallery has endeavoured to provide a varied programme of group and solo exhibitions highlighting the work of local, national and international artists. The Gallery's programme is organised by Estelle Thompson and has included several invited curators.

        In addition, the Gallery’s large open space is a great venue for receptions, social and private events. This highly versatile space works just as well as a venue for product launches and meetings as for talks and lectures.

        Email:  orielsycharth@glyndwr.ac.uk

        Tel:  01978 293950

        Website:  www.glyndwr.ac.uk/orielsycharthgallery

        • Whether you are organising a seminar programme for colleagues or a conference for an external audience, we have the expertise to help ensure that your event runs successfully.

          For information about any aspect of organising your event contact Haydn Hughes, Conference and Events Duty Manager, at conference@glyndwr.ac.uk or on 01978 293565.

          For advice on marketing your event contact Katie Dutton, Conferencing and Events Marketing Coordinator, at k.dutton@glyndwr.ac.uk or on 01978 293466.