Spring General Meeting: Manchester City Football Club


Monday 20 May 2024

Spring General Meeting: 16:00 – 17:00

Members Networking Evening: 17:00 – 19:00

We are pleased to invite members to our Spring General Meeting on Monday 20 May 2024 at Manchester City Football Club. Join us to hear the latest Association updates from Joss Croft OBE and hear from guest speaker Nick Brooks-Sykes, Director of Tourism for Marketing Manchester. Stay on for the Networking Evening to meet and connect with other UKinbound members.

A true hive of activity on both matchdays and non-matchdays, visitors can experience it all at the Etihad Stadium. Go behind the scenes on one of the immersive Stadium Tours, deliver your own bespoke and exciting events, or create lasting memories in City Hospitality. The fan experience is at the heart of Manchester City Football Club, whether you are a football fan or just visiting for the day, experience long lasting memories that stay with you long after you leave.

Venue: Manchester City Football Club, Etihad Stadium, Ashton New Rd, Manchester M11 3FF


15:30: Registration & Tea/Coffee

16:00:Welcome & Introductions – Rebecca Brooks, Chair, UKinbound

 Review of Minutes of the Previous Meeting – Chris Ball, General Secretary, UKinbound

  1. i) To approve the minutes of the previous meeting, held on Monday 4 December 2023
  2. ii) To consider any matters arising from the minutes of the previous meeting

16:10: Introduction from Lucas Flanagan, Stadium Tours Business Development Manager – Manchester City Football Club

16:15: CEO Update – Joss Croft OBE, CEO, UKinbound

16:25: Guest Speaker – Nick Brooks-Sykes – Director of Tourism at Marketing Manchester

16:55: Q&A

16:55: Any Other Business

17:00: Close of meeting followed by Networking Drinks Reception

Getting to the stadium:

The nearest station to the Etihad Stadium is Manchester Piccadilly, with regular services operated by Avanti West Coast, Northern Trains, CrossCountry, Transpennine Express, East Midlands Railway, and Transport for Wales. Delegates will be required to arrange their own travel to the venue.

A tram service runs from Manchester Piccadilly station to the Etihad Stadium – please follow the signs for the tram and make your way to Platform B. The journey will take around 9 minutes.

How to book: This event is now fully booked. If you would like to join the waiting list, please contact the team at [email protected].

The General Meeting is free for members to attend. Due to high demand and limited capacity, places are limited to TWO delegate per member company. If you would like to add a second delegate to the waiting list, please send an email to [email protected].

Due to limited capacity and to minimise waste, UKinbound operates a No Show and No Cancellation Policy whereby members who do not attend an event without cancelling in advance may be sanctioned.

With many thanks to: