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Pen Green Centre

Pen Green Teaching School

Venue Hire

Pen Green Research Base is a purpose built training and development centre located in Corby, Northamptonshire. Rooms and facilities at Pen Green are available to hire throughout the year, subject to availability.




  • 200 seat lecture theatre with purpose built data projector system and roaming mics (this can be set in a conference style with tiered seating or for workshops and seminars with round tables and chairs)
  • Seminar and meeting room with purpose built data projector system (can accommodate up to 30 delegates)
  • Computer suite
  • Academic library
  • Community Café
  • Wi-Fi connection
  • Technology resources


Our onsite café can provide refreshments, snacks and home cooked meals.


Room hire prices


Monday to Friday, 08:00 – 17:00

(exc. Bank holidays)


Lecture Theatre: £300 per day

Seminar Room: £150 per day


For prices of venue hire outside of these times, please contact us.


Additional services


We can provide a range of additional services to support your event including:


  • Tea, coffee and biscuits - £2 per delegate
  • Pastries upon arrival - £1 per delegate
  • Lunch (sandwiches/cooked lunch/buffet lunch) – prices available upon request
  • Flowers, newspapers etc to be delivered to the centre – prices available upon request


Travel and Parking


We are easily accessible by road and rail and are just a 15 minute walk from Corby train station.


We have a small on-site car park with limited spaces. Visitors requiring parking should contact us in advance to discuss their options. There is usually space around Telfords Lane for those arriving in their own vehicles.


Bookings or enquiries


For bookings and further information, please contact us:
01536 443435



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