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Set in the heart of the Cheshire countryside, this delightfully quirky and intimate venue, in addition to providing musical entertainment all year around, is available for external hire.
Clonter Opera Theatre offers a wide range of facilities suitable for numerous alternative activities, including conferences, training and away days and fairs.
Clonter consists of a 400 seater auditorium, in which to make presentations; six adjacent break out rooms of varying sizes, for more interactive and intimate sessions to take place; a spacious foyer, complete with bar, to facilitate networking; extensive outdoor space in which to run additional activities (weather permitting) or just to take a break in between sessions; surrounded by mature woodland, aiding a true break away from the city; with the wide range of its own events, Clonter is well equipped, with its two kitchens, to arrange catering of every kind, and organise entertainment, if required; free car parking.
Whilst away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Clonter is only a 10 minutes drive from two towns – Holmes Chapel and Congleton, and 20 minutes drive from Macclesfield, and all their respective railway stations, and 5.5 miles from the M6. Shuttle minibuses can be arranged.
‘I cannot recommend this venue highly enough. Thank you Clonter for yet another wonderful day’ Siemens
With the increasing speed of life, Clonter’s rural setting is increasingly being identified as the ideal alternative environment in which companies can really get away from the office for a day.
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