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Why Coventry and Warwickshire?

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Whether you need a meeting room for 10, or an exhibition hall for 7,000 delegates, the region of Coventry and Warwickshire is able to find the perfect venue to help make your event a huge success.

Based in the heart of England, our region has convenient links to all air, rail and road networks, central London is less than one hour away by train and 75% of our population are within a three hour reach of our region.

Our City of Culture 2021 year is now underway and commenced on 15 May 2021, meaning that now is an extremely exciting time for the region as we aim to safely welcome visitors to Coventry. The Coventry City of Culture Trust have recently announced the latest events in their programme, which can be found here. Coventry will a top city visit destination for 2021-2022 and nowhere else in the world will have an opportunity like this.

Coventry and Warwickshire is a vibrant destination rich in history, heritage and culture and it comes with very little surprise that the destination is loved all over the world by leisure visitors, event organisers and business delegates alike. The region is full of diversity, whether you seek the hustle and bustle of Coventry city centre, or the tranquillity of Stratford-upon-Avon and surrounding rural towns, we have it all.

Our services

The Coventry and Warwickshire conference team provides a 'one-stop-shop' to assist your conference enquiry. Whether you need help finding a venue, sourcing accommodation or arranging a familiarisation visit our team can help, for FREE. For more info, contact us today.


Sector Strengths

Coventry and Warwickshire is home to many large sectors including automotive, advanced manufacturing and engineering. In addition, we are leaders in driverless technology and low carbon technologies, gaming and IT, professional services and tourism. You can discover more about our regional strengths, here

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If you have already booked your event or are looking to extend your stay, we have a multitude of accommodation providers to suit all tastes and budgets. Ranging from exquisite 5-star hotels to charming country houses, luxury resorts and popular big name chains, the region offers something for every occasion.

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What's on

There’s always something going on in Coventry and Warwickshire. From Shakespearean theatre to top name stadium concerts and the best of modern comedy, we have it all. Why not visit a food festival, snap up a bargain at a local market or see some of the best touring exhibitions at our free museums?

Godiva Festival

Food and drink

Coventry and Warwickshire has something for everyone. Stop off for a snack or celebrate a special occasion with some cocktails and a meal prepared by top chefs. We can tickle your taste buds with a medieval banquet or alternatively, why not soak up the atmosphere in a picturesque pub or cosy café?

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Getting here

The area of Coventry and Warwickshire is one of the most accessible locations in the UK. Situated right at the heart of the country, you can comfortably arrive at any of your destinations either by car, bus, coach, plane or train. Only one hour from central London by train and twenty minutes from Birmingham.

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