International Centre, Telford set to expand

International Centre, Telford is set to open a new 1,000sqm event suite by April 2011 and a third on-site hotel by March 2013.

International Centre, Telford set to expand
International Centre, Telford set to expand

The centre also plans to open additional bars and restaurants, and new reception and public concourse areas.

The developments are part of a £250m plan for the Telford area, which will create a new convention quarter around the centre.

The International Centre is owned by the Southwater Event Group and currently offers 11,300sqm of event space and two on-site hotels.

Southwater Event Group chief executive Tom Gray said: "These are extremely exciting plans that are essential in order for us to accommodate the growing demand for our venue. Our joint partnership with the local authority, Telford & Wrekin Council, will help to ensure that our plans for the venue and its plans for the wider Telford area will create a more attractive destination for business tourism."

 

 

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