Team Building in the North East

Team Building in the North East

The North East is a fantastic location for any sort of team building program, team awayday or corporate event that you may wish to participate in. The North East is situated in an enviable position having the best of both worlds when it comes to scenic beauty and corporate commercial activity.

In today's modern business world communication skills, leadership skills, self motivation, problem solving and teamworking are critical personal skill-sets that every business requires in order to thrive. This is the case with many of the businesses that we run team building events for in the North East each year. This has allowed the North East to become not only a regional financial centre but also an international financial centre. The training programmes that we run each year allow participants to develop these skills so that general productivity, motivation and profitability of the organisation are increased.

At Fire Events we will do everything we can to make your event less stressful and less work for you, whether it is finding venues for team building in the North East or creating instruction packs for delegates on how to get there. Nothing is too much for us.

Fire Events has a wealth of knowledge, skills and expertise when it comes to designing, creating and implementing teambuilding courses, team awaydays, management development programs and corporate events around the UK. We were established in 1998 as a corporate development training company with our background being firmly rooted in the adventurous outdoor world. The team building events that we have run around the North East and the UK since our incorporation have included events as diverse as family fun days, team away days, icebreaker exercises, conference energisers through to large sponsored charity events.

About the North East

North East England is one of the nine official regions of England and comprises the combined area of Northumberland, County Durham, Tyne and Wear, and Tees Valley (including parts of North Yorkshire). The historic name for North East England is Northumbria and whilst a few regional bodies still use this name, it is rarely used in everyday conversation. The significant cities and towns in the region are: Newcastle upon Tyne, Sunderland, South Shields, Durham, Middlesbrough, Stockton-on-Tees, Hartlepool and Darlington.

Venues in this area: 

Gosforth Park

Set on 12 acres of parkland near the vibrant city centre and Newcastle International Airport, the Newcastle Marriott Hotel Gosforth Park offers the ideal setting for short breaks and business travel. Contemporary by design, this premier Newcastle hotel blends gracious service with thoughtful amenities that all travellers will appreciate. The chic lobby leads to spacious, beautifully renovated guest rooms featuring luxurious new bedding and convenient high-speed Internet access. Exquisite dining awaits the discerning palate at the Plate Restaurant, winner of one AA Rosette, with live music every Saturday evening. For more casual dining, Chats Cafe Bar tempts with light snacks and beverages.

A surprising range of leisure activities include well-equipped gym, tennis courts, pool, sauna and squash courts, or pamper yourself at our beauty salon. The Newcastle Marriott Hotel Gosforth Park offers a superior meeting and conference facility for up to 600, with catering and Executive lounge.

Walworth Castle

Walworth Castle Hotel is set in the rolling countryside of the Tees valley, just to the west of Darlington and close to the A1(M) in County Durham. It was built in 1189 and is one of the few castle hotels in England.

Walworth Castle Hotel - For Business & Pleasure
Our business guests choose Walworth Castle Hotel for the sense of being somewhere different and memorable, and for its ease of access. The style of the hotel guarantees a feeling of privacy and security, and the hotels facilities are very 21st century.

Meetings at Walworth castle Hotel are designed to meet the needs of businesses. At Walworth castle hotel we can tailor any package to suit your needs.

Day delegate package includes hire of room, tea/coffee/biscuits on arrival, mid morning tea/coffee/biscuits, two course carvery lunch or finger buffet, afternoon tea/coffee/biscuits, hire of OHP/screen/flipchart, conference pads/pencils, cordials iced water and mints.

The residential package adds to the above a three course table d'hôte diner, overnight accommodation and full traditional English breakfast.