Awards 2019 – FAQ

Where are the awards held?

The awards will be held at The Point, Emirates Old Trafford, Talbot Rd, Stretford, Manchester M16 0PX

What time does the event start?

Our drinks reception will start at 6.30pm, with a call through to dinner at 7.00pm

What time does the event close?

We will be winding down the party at 12.30am. As the event will be so busy, the venue will struggle to help arrange taxis on the night – we recommend making sure your onward journeys are planned in advance.

What is the dress code?

Our dress code is black tie – this is a great excuse to get glammed up for the night!

Do I need to bring anything on the night?

There will be a raffle and an auction, so please bring cash with you in order to help us raise as much money as possible for The Christie.
Your table number will be sent to your lead booker ahead of the event, and table plans will be available on the night – this should help everyone to find their tables nice and quickly.

Will drinks be included on the table?

There will be half a bottle of wine allocated per person, and pre-orders can be made by your lead booker via the table details form which will have been sent to them.

Will my dietary requirements be catered for?

Your lead booker should have completed a table details form with all dietaries. All confirmed requirements will be catered for. The menu will be available to view in your event booklet on the night.

Will there be a cloakroom?

Yes, there is a cloakroom available on the ground floor of The Point. Your coat or jacket can be checked in here before you head up to the drinks reception.

Do I need to bring my ticket?

Tickets are not sent out to ensure everybody can enter the event smoothly. Everyone will have been allocated a space at a table, and your lead booker will have all the details.

Will there be parking available?

There will be parking available onsite. Should you wish to leave your car, you can collect you car the following day – you will need to take your barrier ticket to reception to be validated.

Which gate do I enter to get to the Point?

The best gate to enter through is Gate 1 on Talbot Road