Room 1 is a large space (11.3 metres x 7.8 metres) and is a very flexible room that is suitable for meetings, training sessions, presentations, events and exhibitions. It can also be used for drama, dance, singing and other similar activities. It is located on the ground floor, close to the main Reception area, vending machines and toilets. There is an adjacent accessible toilet which also has baby-changing facilities.
Room 1 is equipped with a sound system, fixed data projector, and a three-metre screen. Internet access is available. The room can accommodate up to 70 people if set out theatre-style; up to 50 people cabaret-style and up to 30 people boardroom-style.
For a catered event with tables and chairs, a maximum of 70 people is recommended. For such an event it may be possible to open up direct access from Room 1 into the Foyer.