Autumn Forum

At the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Liverpool City Centre, L3 1QW & Royal Liver Building, Liverpool, L3 1HU

Thursday 13th October 2022

We are delighted to announce details of our Autumn Forum at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, followed by drinks reception and dinner at the Royal Liver Building, Liverpool which will take place on Thursday 13th October 2022.

Located in Merseyside, Liverpool, the Royal Liver Building is a beautiful Grade 1 listed building, located on the waterfront with panoramic views over the River Mersey and is home to the mythical Liver Birds. The Royal Liver building has become a world recognisable landmark of Liverpool, with the Liver Birds recognised as the official symbol of the historic city. Please see for more information

Business Forum from 4.15pm

Our Forum, which is free to our members to attend, takes place in the Princes Suite at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Liverpool City Centre, 2 St Nicholas Place, Liverpool, L3 1QW and will include updates on CAB’s activities as well as topical business presentations. Further information to follow.

Drinks Reception and Dinner

Following the Forum, our drinks reception will take place in the beautiful River Balcony Suite at the Royal Liver Building followed by dinner in the Bella/Bertie Suite. 

The format for the afternoon/evening is as follows: –

4.15 pm            Registration & tea/coffee – Princes Suite at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Liverpool City Centre

5.00 pm            Business Forum in Princes Suite – Session 1

6.10pm             Refreshment break

6.25pm             Business Forum in Princes Suite – Session 2

7.00pm             Depart Crowne Plaza Hotel, walk to the Royal Liver Building (5 minute walk)

7.15 pm            Drinks Reception in River Balcony, Royal Liver Building

8.00 pm            Dinner in Bella/Bertie Suite, Royal Liver Building

11.00pm           Depart Royal Liver Building

Dinner is charged at £180 + VAT (£36) per person = £216
Tables of 10 are discounted at £1,700 + VAT (£340) = £2,040


An allocation of rooms has been reserved at our main hotel, the nearby Crowne Plaza Liverpool City Centre, 2 St Nicholas Place, Liverpool, L3 1QW at a B & B rate of £112.50 plus VAT. The hotel (with on-site parking) is approximately a 5-minute walk to the Royal Liver Building. Early booking is strongly recommended as we are unable to guarantee our allocation beyond 31st August 2022. Further information and directions can be found at Crowne Plaza Liverpool City Centre.

On this occasion, bedroom bookings can be made by calling the Crowne Plaza Hotel on 0151 243 8084and quoting reference ‘CAB’ or online by clicking the following link CAB Regional Event. Please ensure that group rate ‘CAB’ is selected.

Please be aware that the cancellation policy is 6 weeks prior to arrival.

Early booking is strongly recommended to secure accommodation at the main Hotel. Members remain free to arrange their own hotel accommodation if they so wish. We are not able to guarantee that rates negotiated are the lowest available at all times.


Accommodation – Wednesday 31st August 2022
Dinner – Thursday 8th September 2022

For the booking form please click here


We are offering a number of cost-effective sponsorship opportunities with this event. Please see the attached sheet for further details.

Please click the link for further information on our Sponsorship Packages