Sadler's Wells reopens for events after £7.3m refurbishment

Sadler's Wells has reopened for conferences and events having completed the first phase of its £7.3m refurbishment programme.

Sadler's Wells reopens for events after £7.3m refurbishment
Sadler's Wells reopens for events after £7.3m refurbishment

The refurbishment, which is set to be complete by the end of 2015, has upgraded the venue’s events spaces, technology facilities and sustainability initiatives.

The investment has also reduced the venue’s carbon emissions by an estimated 12%, with a new main entrance that reduces heat loss and the addition of energy generating photovoltaic cells on the roof that provide electricity.

Georgie Mackie, event manager, Sadler’s Wells, said: "With sustainability and technology requirements high on the events industry agenda, we’re really proud to be keeping on top of these issues, giving us the opportunity to offer cutting-edge facilities across our range of event spaces."

In June, Sadler's Wells appointed an events executive and an assistant to strengthen its corporate events team.

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