The Mary Woollett Centre

The Mary Woollett Professional Development Centre is a fully equipped meeting and training venue situated just outside the centre of Doncaster.


Parking is available at the rear of the building however the Centre can be very busy so cannot be guaranteed.

Within walking distance from all central locations:

  • The Mary Woollett Centre, Danum Road, Doncaster, DN4 5HF (links to Google Maps)

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We have a variety of room options for you to host meetings, conferences, seminars or training sessions. Refreshments can also be provided on site in our Garden Restaurant.

Seven dual-purpose meeting/course rooms:

  • Four rooms seat up to 22 people including the trainer. They are equipped with internet access, a PC and a 42" plasma screen plus a flip chart and pens.
  • A medium size room set in a boardroom fashion which seats 30 + 1 trainer. This is equipped with PC and interactive whiteboard, internet access plus flip chart and pens. 
  • Two larger rooms which can seat 40-60 delegates dependant on which room set up is required. These are also equipped with PC, internet access plus flip chart and pens. The final large room accommodates 60 delegates cabaret style and is equipped with PC, internet access plus flip chart and pens.

A main conference hall:

  • seats up to 100 cabaret or theatre style
  • a high specification lectern complete with PC that links up to a three metre wide screen sited above the stage at the front of the hall
  • 2 x 42" Plasma Screens at the rear and side of the room - the plasma screens can also be used as 'stand alone' should anyone wish to use the hall as a promotional marketing arena
  • an effective sound system, with two roving and two table top Schneider microphones, speakers located down the side of the room ensure even distribution of the tone and volume

Please note - we do not charge separately for the use of any of our electronic equipment.

We can also provide a copy service for an additional charge.

Room Capacity and Charges

 Interview Rooms  Capacity  Cost per hour 8am -5pm  Cost per hour 5pm - 9pm
  4 & 31  8  £10.00  Unavailable
  5  5  £10.00  Unavailable
 Training Rooms  Capacity  Cost per hour 8am - 5pm  Cost per hour 5pm - 9pm
 17 & 20 & 21 & 22  22  £20.50  £35.50
 27  40  £30.50  £46.00
 28  30  £30.50  £46.00
 29  60  £40.50  £56.00
 Hall  100  £40.50  £56.00


Food and refreshment services are available via the Garden Café for all visitors to the centre.

At an additional cost we can arrange:

  • buffet style meals with a finger buffet provided as an option for those wishing to work through the lunch period
  • or delegates may take their refreshment in the Garden Restaurant where lunches are also served
  • tea, coffee, water & biscuits are available upon request.

We cater for all special dietary needs.

Book a room

All internal departments wishing to book rooms between 8.30am & 5pm must do so via the self service Outlook calendar. Booking requests out of hours to be submitted via iserve . Anyone external to the Council who wishes to book rooms can do so via the following email address

For further information please call 01302 734710

Opening times

Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5pm




Last updated: 10 July 2020 10:26:03