Tuesday 17 October - Welcome Drinks

Leeds Gallery, Leeds City Museum, Cookridge Street, Leeds LS2 8BH

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Welcome to Leeds!

Join us in the Leeds gallery at the Leeds City Museum from 7.30pm on Tuesday 17 October for our annual Academy welcome drinks.  Meet others who have arrived before Academy starts the next day and network with our Sponsors and members of the LGcomms Executive Committee.

This event is free to attend but please register your attendance here so we can judge numbers for catering.

Dress code: Smart casual

A limited number of drinks and canapes will be provided.  The event will end at 9pm.

Map to Leeds City Museum

The Museum is a 10 min walk from Leeds Station

Wednesday 18 October - Public Sector Communications Excellence Awards

Royal Armouries Museum, Armouries Dr, Leeds LS10 1LT

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Come and celebrate the Public Sector Communications Excellence Awards.  

Whether you've entered and been shortlisted or just attending Academy you are invited to come along to our Awards evening and join in the celebrations.

Awards will be presented on the evening including the much coveted Platinum Award.

Entrance is from 6.30pm with a light dinner buffet from 7pm.  The awards themselves will start just after 8pm with carriages at midnight.

The Awards are free to attend if you are booked on for Academy. You must register your place here so we can judge numbers for catering. Due to venue capacity, we will not be able to admit entrance to anyone who has not registered and numbers are limited.

If you are not a delegate but are shortlisted and would like to attend then tickets cost £30 per person (includes drink on arrival and dinner)*.  Book your place here.  If you are not sure whether your organisation has registered you as a delegate then please don't hesitate to contact the Academy team here

Dress code is smart casual

Your registration will get you one drink upon arrival and a 2 course buffet mealTickets will be allocated**.  If you are attending Academy on Wednesday please collect your ticket from the registration desk before 4pm that day.  Those who are not attending Academy that day can collect their ticket at the entrance to the Royal Armouries Museum that evening.  Please collect your ticket before 7pm.

Any other drinks are to be purchased via a cash bar so please ensure you have cash on you when you arrive.

Map to Royal Armouries Museum

Getting to and from the Royal Armouries - the Armouries are a 20 mins walk from Cloth Hall Court and a 15 min walk from Leeds Station. Secret tip - there is a FREE water taxi between Leeds Station South entrance (Granary Wharf) and Leeds Dock.  The journey takes 12-20 mins and runs from 7am - 7pm Mon-Fri

* Cost of ticket is non refundable after 4/10/17

** Entrance will only be admitted upon presentation of ticket