About Newcastle

18th October, 2021 | The Crowne Plaza, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
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Newcastle is a vibrant destination with a famously warm welcome. With seven bridges across a spectacular riverscape, a single, diverse and exciting conference destination, set in the heart of North East England.

Newcastle is a destination that both organisers and delegates love. It’s not surprising thanks to its striking setting, compact city centre, fantastic transport links, not only to the rest of the UK but also internationally

The venue for the conference is the Crowne Plaza Newcastle. Set in the historic Stephenson’s Quarter, the site of the Robert Stephenson & C. Locomotive Works, it’s steeped in engineering history. Located directly behind Newcastle’s central station, the Crowne Plaza boasts state-of-the-art meeting rooms, stylish and comfortable bedrooms and spa, indoor pool and gym.

Getting There

By Car

10 Minute Drive to A1(M) – Located next door to a multi-storey car park, Stephenson Quarter

By Train & Metro

5 Minute walk from Central Station with direct links to all major UK cities and Newcastle International Airport

By Air

7.7 miles or 30 minutes by Metro from Newcastle International Airport


The conference hotel, Crowne Plaza Hotel is offering IBD Newcastle delegates a special rate of £105 GBP per double/twin room per night Bed & Breakfast.

To access this preferential rate book using the link below.


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