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Our Partners

We are gratefully supported by many businesses and thank them for their continued investment.

Our Season Sponsor

Nelsons has offices in Derby, Leicester and Nottingham and provide a full range of legal services for businesses and individuals.  Their reputation is built on the breadth and depth of the services they offer and their strengths are consistently recognised in the leading, independently researched directories that analyse law firms every year.

Nelsons have proudly been our season sponsor since 2004 and have confirmed their support of the Theatre Royal and Royal Concert Hall through to 2013. They run a discounted legal service offer for all our customers. For further information click here

Our Royal Partners

Alea Nottingham offers one of the East Midlands' most elegant and sophisticated entertainment experiences. Housed in one of Nottingham's historic buildings, exciting casino game classics such as roulette, blackjack and Poker await. The entertainment doesn't end there; alongside the Alea's state-of-the-art casino there are two chic bars, function spaces, a VIP lounge and  Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill restaurant which makes Alea one of the most entertainment-rich venues in Nottingham.

Ashfield Healthcare
Ashfield Healthcare, part of the Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services division of UDG Healthcare plc, is a global leader in the provision of outsourced multi-channel communications to healthcare professionals and patients. The division provides sales teams, telesales, nurse educators, medical information, healthcare communications and event management services to healthcare companies in 22 countries.

Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in retail banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth management with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs over 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. For further information about Barclays, please visit our website

City Hygiene Services
We have been established in the washroom service industry for over 18 years, offering our customers a professional, reliable and discrete service.  We understand the values of customer care and communication which are paramount in our service, and your business.  Our aim is clear - to provide a quality washroom environment by using our fully trained and uniformed personnel, supervised by a professional management team.

Copper Café, Bar & Lounge
One of Nottingham's most stylish venues for everything from breakfast to a night out with friends. Doors open at 8am for our comprehensive breakfast menu and freshly ground coffees. We then serve a full café menu including light bites, lunches, afternoon teas, main meals and pre-theatre special set menus until 9pm, complemented with craft beers and cask ales, a great wine list and our signature cocktails. Our location is perfect for pre-theatre meals, late night drinks or a break from city centre shopping. 

The Cornerhouse
The Cornerhouse has it all under one roof!  Whether it's a film, a beauty treatment, a meal, a relaxing drink or a night of fun and frolics, it's the perfect place to be whatever your age.  Home to a 14 screen cinema The Cornerhouse also has restaurants, bars, hair and beauty plus state of the art gaming, cinema memorabilia and a casino. With its now iconic glass 'drum', you can't fail to see it right in the centre of the city.

Cowens are focused on ensuring our clients survive unforeseen catastrophic events. 67% of businesses don't!!
We are thorough and pay attention to detail. We understand what our clients do, why and where they do it. Cowens were awarded the prestigious Corporate UK Chartered Insurance Broker of the Year, for an unprecedented two years in succession.

Crowne Plaza Hotel
The Crowne Plaza Hotel is centrally located in Nottingham and right next door to the Theatre Royal. It has 210 individually air conditioned bedrooms furnished in a contemporary style and 11 function rooms catering from two to 400 people. The hotel also has an onsite leisure club and spa, a delicious a la carte restaurant and a relaxing bar.

DG Cars
DG Cars are our preferred taxi provider.  They pride themselves on offering a professional service to all their customers and their investment and attention to customer care has enabled them to become the leading and fastest growing transport provider within the industry.  They offer fully uniformed drivers driving 400 vehicles, free callback service,  in-car safety cameras and satellite navigation in all cars.   Call them for free from one of the phones in the Theatre Royal bar or Concert Hall foyer.

East Midlands Trains
East Midlands Trains is a long-distance UK train operator. We serve passengers travelling to and from London, from South Yorkshire, through the East Midlands, visiting the East of England or the North. Our route map shows the full East Midlands Trains network. Based in Derby, East Midlands Trains was formed on 11 November 2007, when the license to run the franchise for seven years came into operation. Our current franchise runs until 2015 and we are committed to delivering an excellent service throughout.

French Living
French Living: le restaurant qui parle Français! Family run since 1994, this traditional French haven enjoys a considerable loyal following. Incredibly affordable set menus and seasonal Plats du Jour, all prepared and cooked from fresh produce, served by adept, caring waiters. A rare Restaurant Artisanal, with proud values to defend!

Gem 106
Gem 106 is the only radio station in the East Midlands that plays Great Music Variety! Wake up with Sam & Amy at Breakfast from 6am-10am and keep up to date with all the latest traffic and travel news on your Drive home with Andy Miller from 2pm-6pm.

George's Fish & Chip Kitchen
Brought to you by two chaps who grew up just outside of Nottingham, this place is all about being different  from the beach huts to the Gin bar , it is all part of the journey to bring back good & proper British favourites with a difference.  

Greater Nottingham Transport Partnership (GNTP)
The Big Wheel is the name that GNTP give to their integrated transport network - trams, trains, buses, walking and cycling. Whether you need route information, the latest updates or details on long term transport plans then head over to their website to find out more.

Harts Hotel and Restaurant
Hart's is a busy 80 seat restaurant which has for some 11 years claimed the title of Nottingham's most successful up-market eatery. It provides a professional blend of skilled service and modern British cooking in a stylish and comfortable environment. Hart's Hotel opened in 2003 and is a contemporary boutique property with 32 bedrooms. Above the restaurant is Hart's Upstairs, perfect for private parties, weddings and business meetings.

Hello Telecom
Hello Telecom provides telecommunication services in the UK offering voice over internet protocol (VIP) services, data services, contact centre and network solutions, SIP trunks, advanced IP voice applications and IVR voice messaging. They also offer inbound call management services, fixed line installation and rentals, a private broadband IP network for VoIP/VPN and mobile and international calls.

MAP Building and Civil Engineering Supplies
An independent Builders Merchant specializing in supplying the 'heavy side' materials of the building industry to Civil Engineering and Building Contractors in the East Midlands. Based in Shardlow, they are perfectly sited to operate their own fleet of specialized delivery vehicles to offer their customers exemplary service at competitive prices.

Mecure Hotel
Mercure Nottingham is centrally located in the fashionable Lace Market. The perfect place to stay and relax. Completely renovated, the hotel exudes tradition and comfort. All 76 bedrooms have been redesigned with luxury soft furnishings, comfortable beds, interactive flat screen TVs, Wi-Fi and individually controlled air-conditioning. This dramatically restored and refurbished hotel is the ideal venue for any visit or occasion. With spacious conference and banqueting rooms, a stylish bar and restaurant as well as a state of the art Fitness Centre.

With a dedicated tram stop, and the closest Park & Ride just 5 minutes away, the tram offers a quick, easy and convenient way to get to the Theatre Royal & Royal Concert Hall. We have a huge range of ticket types including our £2 return event ticket offer, perfect for those off to see a show!

North Midland Construction
North Midland Construction are Building and Civil Engineering Contractors, working throughout the UK on a variety of public and private contracts. They carry out works from a few thousand to several million pounds and have their headquarters here in Nottinghamshire.

Pam Gibson Floral Designs
An exciting floral design business specialising in innovatively designed beautiful flowers. They are highly qualified, dedicated and experienced in all areas of floral design from daily deliveries, weddings, weekly contracts and corporate events to private functions, product launches, exhibition and television design and party flowers. All budgets are catered for, both large and small.

Pirtek is the UK's No.1 provider of fluid transfer solutions and on-site repairs with a mission to provide a fast and convenient service 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  It specialises in hydraulic hoses, pipe fittings and couplings for many industries including Manufacturing, Materials Handling, Agriculture, Transport and Logistics, Utilities, Rail, Construction and Plant Hire, Marine, Environmental Services, Mining and Quarrying and Defence.  

The Talbot Street car park has recently been taken over by award winning car parking company Q-Park. The spacious car park is conveniently located in the centre of Nottingham, with evening rates from just £1 per hour. This is an ideal place to park when using our venues.

Showsec have worked with us for many years and are the UK's most trusted crowd management, venue and event security specialist.  They have an international reputation for excellence managing the safety of over 25 million people each year at thousands of events across 450 venues.   They offer many services including full crowd management, security consultancy, close protection, asset protection, pit and backstage teams, SIA security staff, stewards and supervisors, residential protection, search teams, research, training, response teams and public safety consultancy.

Sixt rent a car offer car and van hire from Nottingham and over 150 locations across the UK and over 4,500 branches Worldwide. We offer premium cars at low rates, together with award winning service. Our Nottingham branch is located in the Q-Park car park on Talbot Street, just 5 minutes walk from the Theatre Royal and Royal Concert Hall.

Smooth Radio
Smooth Radio is the station that loves life and loves music, just the way you do.  Their presenters, including Simon Bates, Mark Goodier, David Kid Jensen & Emma B, play the greatest soulful sounds from the last five decades and today.  Entertaining guests occasionally pop in too - Smooth wouldn't interrupt the music for anything less!

St James Hotel
St James Hotel is in the heart of the city, just next to Nottingham Castle and close to a variety of historic attractions.  The 87 bedroom, 3-star hotel offers a range or bedrooms and suites, along with ample off-street parking in the adjacent NCP car park.

The University of Nottingham
The University of Nottingham is one of the world's top 100 universities, with over 40,000 students from around the world and campuses in the UK, China and Malaysia. The University of Nottingham is recognised globally for groundbreaking research and teaching excellence.

trentbarton run an extensive network of buses into Nottingham, serving locations across the city and as far as Derby, Ripley, Ilkeston, Heanor, Long Eaton, Bingham, Mansfield & East Midlands Airport. They run frequently, some 24/7 and most with weekend night buses until 3am. Many feature free wifi on board, leather seating and air conditioning. You can buy add-on bus travel with your theatre ticket for a discounted price or by showing your theatre ticket to the driver. Check live departure times from any stop at

Walton & Allen Properties Ltd
Walton & Allen are one of the most reputable and respected property management companies in Nottingham. Whether you're buying or selling, renting or letting, expanding or reducing your property portfolio, our team will handle it with good old fashioned professionalism and efficiency. Whatever you're doing with property, look for the Walton & Allen logo. It's a sure sign you're in good hands.

Waring Engineering
Waring Engineering is proud to support BLESMA (British Limbless Ex-Service Men's Association).  This is a national charity for limbless serving and ex-service men and women, their dependants and widows. Established in 1932, BLESMA supports its members throughout their lives.  Whether the injured are 19 or 99 years old, from conflicts pre- and post 9/11 - BLESMA is for Life.

Our Classical Partners

Classical CD
Based right in the heart of Nottingham in Hockley, Classical CD continues to fly the flag for specialist music shops, offering unrivalled knowledge of classical recordings, backed by a bespoke ordering service. If you're in search of a great recording of your favourite classical piece, look no further!

Nottingham Hi-Fi
Nottingham Hifi Centre has been established over 40 years. We can offer a solution to your audio or visual requirements.  Whether it is a single item purchase or a custom installation we have the skills and knowledge to find the correct solution for you. We proudly stock Linn, Naim, Cyrus , PMC, Bowers and Wilkins and KEF on demonstration in our excellent store facilities.

Our Royal Supporters

Living Well
Located at Hilton Nottingham, Living Well is used by our visiting touring cast members.  The facilities include a gym, pool, sauna and exercise classes.  There are a range of membership options to choose from to suit every need.