The Work Place Conference & Events Centre



The Work Place is one of the North East's leading conference & events venues.
Opened in 2008, our excellent conference, events, meeting and training facilities provide the perfect environment for your conference and meeting needs. We provide spacious flexible accommodation in a modern, vibrant venue including:
• lecture theatre
• 9 high spec meeting rooms
• 1 learning zones
• spacious break out/refreshment area
With well-equipped meeting facilities and wifi throughout, the Work Place Team will provide the complete solution to make your event a success.
Facilities include:
o Good location, next to A1/A167 located on Aycliffe Business Park
o Flexible room options to suit all needs from 2 -150+
o Advanced conferencing equipment including interactive whiteboards, ceiling mounted projectors
o Free WiFi
o Excellent catering options
o Free on site parking
o Disabled access/hearing loop
o Rececption/admin support services

Max Capacity: 140 / Meeting Rooms: 8

off site facilities

Leisure/Health Club, Golf, Shopping Mall


Autocue, Back Projection Kit, Computer Equipment, Flipcharts, Photocopier, LCD/Data Projector, Sound Equipment, White Board, Fax, Internet Connection Cable, Wi-Fi, Overhead Projector, PA System, Lectern, Remote Clicker

parking facilities

  • 120 Onsite Car parking spaces available at Free Per Day
No capacities available


Heighington Lane,
Aycliffe Business Park,
Co. Durham,
DL5 6AH,
United Kingdom


From the A1, junction 59, take the road signposted A167 and Newton Aycliffe. Turn left at the first roundabout and go up the hill passing RFMD on the left. Turn right at the next roundabout onto St Andrew’s Way then left again at the next roundabout onto Heighington Lane. The Work Place is first left and the building is on your right.

nearest airports

  • Durham Tees Valley (7.4 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (30.9 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (50.3 miles)
  • nearest motorways

    • A1(M) JCT 59 (1.4 miles)
    • A1(M) JCT 58 (2.7 miles)
    • A1(M) JCT 60 (5 miles)

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