The cultural and financial centre of West Yorkshire, the Leeds city region has a population of 2.9 million making it the UK's largest centre for business, legal, and financial services outside London and as a result its office market is widely considered to be the best for value in Europe. With one in 5 of the working population based in the distribution, hotels and restaurants sector, alongside its position as one of the largest financial centres outside of London, Leeds has become an essential place for business meetings. With that said we have put together a list of all the best Leeds venues, allowing you to choose the perfect location for your event whether it be for a business or pleasure.

Leeds Venues

Industries such as retail, call centres, offices and media contribute greatly to the local economy and as a result conference venues in Leeds are plentiful, there are over 130,000 jobs based within the city centre making Leeds business conference venues a must for the many of the national companies based there. As the city also hosts the only subsidiary office of the Bank of England, business meeting venues in Leeds for the financial service sector are vitally important.

Corporate Hospitality Venues in Leeds

Leeds is recognised for its fantastic architecture and as a result of the great advances made during the industrial revolution; it also has fantastic transport links, via Leeds/Bradford airport, the M62 and M1 Motorways. Its mainline station is also one of the busiest in the UK with regular services to metropolitan cities throughout the England, Scotland and Wales. If you are looking for a Leeds corporate hospitality venue or Leeds corporate event venue, you will not be disappointed. There are a plethora of top class hotels and eclectic venues that can cater for your major event. Perhaps you are looking for an award ceremony venue in Leeds, or a Leeds product launch venue, again you will be spoilt for choice.

Leeds Wedding Reception Venues

The West Yorkshire region in particular has some of the most scenic countryside within the UK and is highly popular with couples looking for that perfect backdrop for their wedding photographs. Due to the large Asian population in the region there are many Asian wedding venues in Leeds, able to cater for the biggest celebration. There are also a great number of Leeds civil wedding ceremony venues, so of you are looking to hold your ceremony, your reception, or a combination of both, there are venues of every size to suit every occasion.

Celebrations and Christmas event venues

Christmas in the area can be a fantastic experience, from Christmas shopping to New Year celebrations; however around this period, many businesses and corporations look to reward their staff with their annual office Christmas party in Leeds. Again you are spoilt for choice as the events industry now recognises the significance and demand in this sector. Many office Christmas party venues will work closely with their clients to deliver themed parties or special entertainment. In the case of an executive Christmas party venue in Leeds, you may find that it is possible to book a high profile TV or showbiz star to give that extra bit of dazzle to your event.

With theatres, shopping, tourist attractions, fine dining and nightlife you cannot fail to be impressed by what is on offer in Leeds.