Monthly Archives: September 2016

Victory Services Club welcomes over 60 guests to its ‘VSC Vineyard Event’ wine tasting experience

Written on September 30, 2016 at 3:22 pm, by

The Victory Services Club (VSC) welcomed over 60 guests to its ‘VSC Vineyard event’, a wine tasting experience to showcase the venue’s El Alamein and Trafalgar Suite after its recent £1.5 million refurbishment. VSC’s Vineyard event took place on 29th September in the El Alamein and Trafalgar Suite, which was transformed for the evening into…

Whittlebury Hall Goes 360°

Written on September 29, 2016 at 3:53 pm, by

Whittlebury Hall Hotel and Spa releases their first 360° video tour of the hotel on their YouTube channel, featuring everything from Hotel rooms, The Leisure Club and The Day Spa facilities. Our 360° video tour is a way to show panoramic views of different aspects of the hotel, as if you are there in person….

Double AIM Gold for EEF Venues

Written on September 29, 2016 at 3:16 pm, by

EEF Venues’ Broadway House in Westminster and Engineers’ House in Bristol have both achieved Gold in the stringent Accredited in Meetings (AIM) assessment – the nationwide ‘kite mark’ of quality.  Assessments take place every three years, and this is the second time that each of the venues has received the highest ranking. Only 24 UK…

Royal Opening For Cowan Court At Churchill College

Written on September 29, 2016 at 8:45 am, by

A Cambridge College is celebrating the official opening of its latest facilities by welcoming a member of the Royal family today (Friday 23rd September). HRH The Duke of Gloucester cut the ribbon at the entrance to Cowan Court as part of a ceremony attended by 130 guests comprising: Fellows and staff, benefactors and alumni. The…

Latest mia events provide contract and employee relations advice

Written on September 27, 2016 at 9:51 am, by

Event professionals dealing with conference bookings and contracts, or struggling with managing challenging employees, could benefit from the Meetings Industry Association’s (mia) latest expert-led workshops. On Friday 14 October, the mia, which is one of the fastest growing associations in the conference, meetings and events sector, will be hosting a Venue Contracts Workshop at Central…

York Restaurant Awarded 3 AA Rosettes

Written on September 27, 2016 at 9:35 am, by

Hudson’s restaurant at The Grand Hotel & Spa, York awarded prestigious 3 AA Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence. The Grand Hotel & Spa, York is celebrating the awarding of 3 AA Rosettes to its stylish restaurant, Hudson’s. The restaurant, housed within Yorkshire’s only 5-star hotel, has long retained 2 AA Rosettes but was awarded its…

Well Met weave history into their new conference venue: Cloth Hall Court launches summer 2017

Written on September 27, 2016 at 9:20 am, by

Well Met Conferencing, the conferencing office for Leeds Beckett University will be opening their newest venue, Cloth Hall Court, in summer 2017. The dynamic conferencing venue will been designed with the building’s significant textile heritage in mind, combining magnificent architecture with state-of-the-art technology and an incredible versatile space.   Sheppard Robson Architects have constructed the…

Warwick Conferences awards success continues

Written on September 26, 2016 at 8:22 am, by

Warwick Conferences is celebrating after winning the Business Tourism award at the second Coventry and Warwickshire Tourism and Culture Awards 2016, which took place last night (Thursday 22 September) at The Ricoh Arena. Fourteen awards were presented at the awards ceremony, which showcases the wide range of attractions, venues and experiences on offer in the…

Custard Communications makes two new key appointments

Written on September 22, 2016 at 10:58 am, by

Custard Communications, the hospitality industry marketing and PR expert, has appointed two new account directors to further strengthen its growing team. Lesley Whyte and Mika Bishop have joined the integrated communications agency that has built an enviable reputation for delivering outstanding results for its hospitality clients, at an exciting and instrumental time for the business….

The Vale Resort’s restaurant undergoes an £80,000 refurbishment

Written on September 22, 2016 at 10:33 am, by

The Vale Resort’s restaurant and bar area has been refurbished following an £80,000 investment, which has seen the size of its restaurant increase by almost 50 per cent. The facelift of the Vale Bar and Grill at the four-star resort in Hensol, south Wales, has included the expansion of the restaurant to create a new…

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