The Greatest Francis House Christmas Ball

02 Dec

Concorde Conference Centre Manchester Airport, WA15 8XQ

Friday 02 Dec 22 7:00 pm - 1:00 am

‘Look out, cause here we come’ to The Greatest Francis House Ball

Come and join us for The Greatest Francis House Christmas Ball at the Runway Visitor Centre, Concorde Conference Centre, Manchester Airport on Friday 2nd December 2022.

Set beneath the wings of Concorde – just one of 18 remaining iconic aircrafts! – guests will be treated to an unforgettable night of excitement, extravagance and entertainment.

You will enjoy a drink on arrival before sampling the delights of a three-course meal, the music of the fabulous Soul Brothers and plenty of surprises in store, this is a night with something for everyone!

The fabulous and hugely entertaining Ed Rising will host our exciting “must have” live and silent auctions with a selection of amazing prizes to raise funds for the vital work of Francis House.


An unmissable night!

This is the perfect opportunity for you and your friends to enjoy a night of non-stop entertainment in this iconic setting, while raising vital funds for Francis House throughout the evening, before dancing into the small hours.

So don’t miss out; be sure to join us for an unforgettable night at our Greatest Francis House Ball at Concorde.

Two tier prices:
£800.00 based on 10 people sharing a table.
£900.00 based on 10 people sharing a platinum table, located within the front two rows of the stage and dance floor (please note these tickets are limited.)

'Look out cause here we come' to The Greatest Francis House Ball.

Where is the Conference Centre?

The Runway Visitor Park is located at:

The Runway Visitor Park

Sunbank Lane


WA15 8XQ

By car: From the M56, leave at junction 6 and follow the A538 to Wilmslow. After approximately 500m take a left turn down Sunbank Lane (opposite DHL). At the T-junction turn right onto Wilmslow Old Road and follow the road to the Runway Visitor  Park gates.

By Train: Manchester Airport train station is less than 3 miles from the Park.  Street Cars taxi booking desks can be found at all terminals and the rail station


What time does the event start?

The evening starts at 7pm with a drinks reception, followed by a sit down meal at 7.30pm.

What time does the event finish?

The evening will finish at 1am.

Taxis can be ordered on the night from the Concorde reception, however pre-booking a taxi for collection at the end of the evening is recommended.

Are there any hotels nearby?

Being so close to the airport there is a good selection of hotels to choose from. Francis House has agreed a special rates for guests attending the Christmas Ball at the following two hotels;

Hilton Hotel

Bed and Breakfast based on double occupancy is £135 and these rooms can be booked using the link below


Clayton Hotel

Bed and Breakfast based on double occupancy is £149.00. To book, please call the hotel directly on 0161 498 0333 and quote Francis House.

To book your room at the Hilton Hotel click here

Does the Concorde Conference Centre have a car park?

Free onsite carparking is available for guests attending The Greatest Francis House Ball.

Please note for security reasons overnight parking is NOT available.

To book your table

Call Lucy Thompson on 0161 443 2200 or email


More about event location

Concorde Conference Centre Manchester Airport

wa15 8XQ

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