The British Franchise Exhibition will take place on 19th - 20th June 2015 at EventCity, Manchester.
Event City is the second largest exhibition venue outside of London and has quickly become the established home of several highly successful events including the Ski & Snowboard Show North, Ideal Home Show and Caravan & Motorhome Show.
Advance tickets can be booked free of charge on www.franchiseinfo.co.uk. Tickets will cost £10 on the door if you do not purchase in advance.
The British Franchise Exhibition opening times are:
Friday: 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 16:00
off Barton Dock Road,
Manchester M41 7TB
Reaching EventCity is straightforward whichever mode of transport you choose.
EventCity is conveniently located close to the M6, M62, M56 and M60.
EventCity is easily accessible by car. If travelling from the M60 North take Junction 10 for the B5214 and follow signs for EventCity and from the M60 South take Junction 9 for the A5081 and follow signs for Barton Dock Road. For satellite navigation use: M17 8AS.
X50 - Manchester City Centre's Express Service
The Trafford Centre's high frequency express bus link leaving Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station Stand K every 15 minutes from early until late 7 days a week 363 days a year (via MediaCityUK Manchester and MUFC)
250 - Stagecoach Manchester Bus Service
The Trafford Centre's high frequency bus link direct from Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station Stand K every 15 minutes from early until late 364 days a year (via MUFC and Manchester University).
Trafford Bus Station
This is approximately 10 minutes' walk from EventCity (see map) and serviced by bus routes from all over Greater Manchester. There are frequent buses providing a connection every 5 minutes (services 18, 247, 250 and X50) from the bus station to EventCity.
Liverpool John Lennon Airport - By car: Join the A5300 at the airport, then take the M62 (eastbound) to the M60. Follow the M60 (westbound) exiting at junctions 9 or 10.
Manchester Airport - By car: Join the M56, then M60 (westbound) exiting at Junctions 9 or 10. By bus: Service 18 runs frequently direct to The Trafford Centre Bus Station.
Manchester Piccadilly - Bus service X50 or 250 from Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station descending at the EventCity bus stop.
Manchester Victoria - Bus service 100 (every 12 minutes) or Service 110 (every 20 minutes) descending at The Trafford Centre bus station.
Taxi Rank/Marshall Service
Passenger Cars - 0161 747 8000 or visit www.passengercarsgroup.com
AccommodationTo reserve accommodation please contact our official booking agents Ellis Salsby on +44 (0)845 241 5150 or visit www.ellis-salsby.co.uk
British Franchise Association
To find out more information about franchising visit the British Franchise Association website at www.thebfa.org or call +44 (0)1235 820 470