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New Building Now Open at Saïd Business School

The Garden Room, Park End Street, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford The extension is situated on the North of the Phase 1 building and next to the site of the scheduled monument Rewley Abbey. The design creates a simple and lightweight structure which limits the impact on the garden and maintains natural light into the existing dining room.…

CEME Conference Centre – Finalists Again!

The CEME Conference Centre has been short-listed for the finals of the Conference Awards 2017! Sitting in the hotly contested Best Conference Venue (300-750 theatre) category, CEME faces some tough competition from some of the biggest names in the industry. Finalists include: CEME Conference Centre Emirates Stadium Epsom Downs Racecourse Kings Place Events London Heathrow Marriott Olympia London The Crystal Whittlebury Hall Conference, Training Centre and Hotel Award winners will be announced on 30th June at Tobacco Dock in London, wish us luck!…

CEME Conference Centre hits the top ten

CEME Conference Centre has won 10th place in the Best Places to Work in Hospitality 2017 at The Caterer HR Forum awards. The nationwide competition celebrates venues who place people at the heart of their business strategy. CEME Conference Centre is the only dedicated conference venue appearing in the Top 30.…

CIM Moor Hall refurbishes 3 new rooms to make a total of 24 meeting rooms on site

At CIM | Moor Hall, Contempory training rooms have been renovated and transformed into the new modern Thames House. So what’s new… These meeting rooms are located close to the main reception and directly next to the comfortable Mayflower coffee lounge.…

Training Alliance Consortium Launches the UK’s First IQ Approved ‘Train The Trainer’ Programme At Kents Hill Park

Training Alliance Consortium (TAC) based in Bedfordshire is delighted to announce approval and registration of the UK’s first IQ (Industry Qualifications) approved training programme, designed to ‘train the trainer’. Entitled Level 3 Organisation Award: Delivering Training in the Workplace, this is a 5 day course comprising three main units and a variety of modules to fully prepare delegates to become in-house trainers in their respective organisations.…

Cumberland Lodge to host Summer Garden Party

As part of Cumberland Lodge’s 70th anniversary series of events they invite you to join them for an afternoon of family entertainment and fun at their Summer Garden Party on Sunday 16 July. Cumberland Lodge will be throwing open its doors and offering an afternoon of live music, drinks, hot food and snacks from our talented chefs, themed tours of the Lodge, magic tricks and outdoor games for one and all.…

Wilson Vale results reflect strong operational focus

Wilson Vale’s audited accounts for year ending 31st December 2016 show that turnover has increased by 14.7% to break the £25 million mark for the first time, with profit before tax rising to over £2 million. Celebrating its fifteenth year in business this year, the independent caterer is forecasting an annual turnover of £27 million for 2017.…

Missenden Abbey announces charity partnership with Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity

As the preparations ramp up for the Summer Fair on Sunday 16th July at Missenden Abbey, London Road, Great Missenden, the Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity has been announced as the fund-raising partner for the event. Missenden Abbey is owned by Bucks New University and now in its fourth year, this event which runs from 11am until 4pm, organised by the Abbey engages with the local community to support businesses and crafts, and combining this with an afternoon of entertainment from local organisations and associations.…

Strong Growth for Venues of Excellence

Just one year since its rebranding, Venues of Excellence has grown its membership by 31%, with the addition of twelve leading venues from across the UK joining the consortium. The now 37-strong national marketing consortium of exceptional venues has broadened its footprint within the wider hospitality and events sector in line with its strategic goals.…

Venues of Excellence Welcomes the First Racecourse into its Consortium

Newbury Racecourse in Berkshire becomes the first racecourse to achieve the excellence in conferences, training and events that Venues of Excellence audit before inviting into its consortium. Now over 100 years old, Newbury Racecourse is one of the UK’s leading horseracing venues with a rich heritage.…

Woodland Grange to host Food Manufacture’s 2017 Food Safety Conference

EEF Venues Woodland Grange Conference Centre in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire is to host Food Manufacture’s Food Safety Conference on Thursday, 22 June 2017. The theme of the conference is ‘Food Safety 2020: preparing your business for change’ and its aim is to share details of the changes expected over the coming years.…

Healthcare Specialist Venue – Golden Jubilee ideally suited for Medical Events

The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel has become a fully assessed Healthcare Venue ticking all the boxes for meetings and events for the medical and pharma sector. Following rigorous assessment, the Golden Jubilee has received the Green assessment rating, the highest ranking available, meaning the Hotel is now recognised as being part of an elite group of venues in the UK which are able to meet the strict criteria of medical events from all across the globe.…