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Towneley Park City Learning Centre

Towneley Holmes, Burnley, BB11 3DF

A state of the art conference set in beautiful surroundings of Towneley Park widely and affectionately known as "the jewel in Burnley's crown", delivering service excellence on;

  • Conferencing and meeting facilities
  • Media production
  • Digital technology and ICT

The City Learning Centre Burnley provides enhanced services and solutions on how ICT and media can enrich schools, businesses and communities, and offering bespoke media productions, conferencing and meetings packages both in and out of East Lancashire.

Facilities and location

Contact us

General Enquiries/Bookings:
01282 683020
01282 683022

Conferencing and meeting facilities

The City Learning Centre has six conference and ICT training rooms to choose from, each available in a variety of sizes and layouts to suit your individual needs and tastes, varying from the prestigious theatre to the top of the range Apple Mac suite.  

Our rooms provide a suitable venue for business meetings, conferences and training courses away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. All rooms are versatile and have the capacity to seat delegates in a range of layouts to suit your needs and requirements. 

The centre can also offer conference and event management and set up packages including set design, lighting and sound set up. The centre has a fully serviced reception area that will provide you with instant help throughout your conference and an immediate welcome for your visitors and also has a state of the art conference centre to accommodate up to 200 people. Click on the link here to see a video clip of the centre.

Media production

The City Learning Centre offers variety of media productions including filming, documentary development, editing, green screening, radio broadcasting, web casting, live streaming, filming live meetings and conferences to promote your services and products for your customers and help you to communicate organisational messages to your target audiences.

Digital technology and ICT

The City Learning Centre offers state of the art technological equipment within their premises ready for their customers to use. The centre has touch screen computers, Mac computers, and video conferencing.  

There is a wired and wireless internet is also available for all customers using the City Learning Centre for their meetings, conferences or events.

Room sizes and capabilities



Board room Open Box Class room (Exam.) Group work (Cabaret) Circle Mixed Setting (Theatre / Group / Work) Semi-circle
Inspire 200 50 36 80 120 70 80/50 60
Inspire A or B 100 40 36 70 70 50 50/50 35
Innovate 84 40 30 50 40 50 50/50 35
Innovate A or B 70 40 16 25 25 30 42/25 18
Achieve 50 24   26 26 26 25/14 26
Achieve A or B 25 12   24 16 16   12