Welcome to the Sjøvoll Centre

The Sjøvoll Centre is a conference and event centre offering a unique space for learning, meeting, and sharing located on the grounds of Framwellgate School Durham. Not only does the centre offer four versatile bookable rooms holding between 1 to 127 people but also provides long term office rental space with our current rentals being County Durham Sport and Investing in Children. Each of the individual rooms provides users with meeting essentials and catering is available upon request. If you are interested in visiting the centre, please do not hesitate to get in touch.


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Amanda is Chair of the Excel Academy Trust Board. Amanda became a parent governor in 2009 and has enjoyed several responsibilities across this time including being Chair of the Achievement and Standards committee, a member of the Excel Academy Audit committee, and most recently has been appointed as a Member of the Excel Academy Partnership. Her career started out with the Halifax Building Society where she worked as a mortgage advisor for 20 years, before entering the political arena. Amanda is a County Councillor for Durham County Council, representing Framwellgate and Newton Hall ward. Amanda was formerly a student at Framwellgate School Durham, where she met her husband and many other friends, as well as taking on the responsibility of being Deputy Head Girl. Amanda is passionate about the school and local area and is actively involved in the school at every opportunity.

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