Ricoh Arena, Coventry
The 32,000 capacity Ricoh Arena is home to Coventry City Football Club and was completed after 18 months on site, in time for the start of the 2005/2006 football season. In addition to the stadium, the building contains a 6,000m² Exhibition Facility and Arena, a Conference Centre, a 10,000m² Casino, a Health & Fitness Club and an 80 bedroom De Vere Hotel.
The landmark building is located close to the M6 motorway and has become a successful international destination for business, entertainment and sport. A truly multi-purpose venue located in the heart of the UK, within two hours drive of 75 per cent of the country.
Coventry City Council
Confex Awards – Best UK Venue 2006