Private: Oriel Dinner at Old Trafford, the Home of Manchester United

Oriel will be hosting a tour and dinner for Orielenses on Friday, 22nd February 2019 at Old Trafford, the Home of Manchester United. Orielensis and Manchester United CFO Cliff Baty (1988) and TV presenter Rachel Riley (2004) will be our speakers for the evening.  We do hope that Old Trafford will prove to be an exciting choice of venue!

Guests will begin the evening with a guided tour of the world famous football stadium, followed by a drinks reception and finishing with a three-course dinner. The dress code for the occasion is smart, and Orielenses are more than welcome to bring guests. Timings for the event are as follows:

18:00 – Arrival and tour
19:10 – Drinks
19:45 – Alumni speeches –  Q and A with Cliff Baty (1988) and Rachel Riley (2004)
20:30 – Dinner
22:00 – Post dinner raffle

Standard ticket: £120
Young alumni ticket (matric 2004 or after): £95
Table of eight: £900
You are more than welcome to bring guest(s) to the occasion, please choose the appropriate amount of tickets when booking.

Cliff has also kindly offered to donate 2x general admission tickets to the Manchester United vs Liverpool game taking place on Sunday, 24th February 2019 at 14:05, as well as other merchandise, which will be raffled at the dinner. Everyone at the Dinner will automatically receive a raffle ticket.

The stadium boasts 5000 parking spaces, so those wishing to travel by car will be able to park for the duration of the event free of charge. Old Trafford is only 2 miles from Manchester City Centre and a short walk from the stunning waterfront location of Salford Quays, so those wishing to book overnight accommodation will have plenty of options. To see a list of suggested hotel please click here.

The nearest train station will be Old Trafford (please be aware that Manchester United Football Ground station is only open on match days). There is also the nearby metro station Exchange Quay.  For full details on getting to the stadium, please click here.

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