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Nottingham Conference Centre shorlisted for Best Academic Venue

Nottingham Conference Centre, part of Nottingham Trent University is delighted to announce they have been shortlisted for Best Academic Venue in the M&IT Awards 2018. The M&IT Awards are the largest independently verified and audited awards for the event industry, which recognise excellent customer service.…

Record Year for Venues of Excellence sees substantial membership and revenue growth

Record Year for Venues of Excellence sees substantial membership and revenue growth Venues of Excellence has experienced phenomenal growth since its rebrand with a 62% increase in members in the last 12 months. As well as welcoming new members from unique venues such as Silverstone Exhibition and Conference Centre and Alton Towers Conference Hotel, a number of past members including Sundial Group Venues and Warwick Conferences have re-joined the revitalised Venues of Excellence.…

Event organisers and industry professionals attend the grand re-opening of the Carisbrooke Hall, Victory Services Club

Event organisers and industry professionals attend the grand re-opening of the Carisbrooke Hall Over 80 event buyers and industry professionals attended a gala dinner last Thursday night to celebrate the grand re-opening of the Carisbrooke Hall following its recent £1 million refurbishment.…

Small but mightly EEF Venues takes the titles for five consecutive years

Small but mighty EEF Venues takes the titles for five consecutive years EEF Venues is celebrating its success in the BDRC Continental’s VenueVerdict Awards 2017 after it has been named Best Small & Medium Sized Group and Best Value for Money Group for the fifth consecutive year.…

Imago Venues puts local suppliers at heart of food and beverage offering

Imago Venues is focusing more closely on local producers as it develops its food and beverage offering. This reflects the portfolio’s ongoing desire to focus on people and individuality as it delivers the highest levels of customer service and satisfaction.

Sustained growth ahead for EEF Venues

Sustained growth ahead for EEF Venues.  EEF Venues, the group behind Broadway House in Westminster, Engineers’ House in Bristol and Woodland Grange in Leamington Spa, is predicting another robust trading year ahead. The group’s 2018 advance orders are already 25% ahead of the corresponding point last year and EEF Venues is budgeting 4.5% growth for 2018, with the aspiration to break £7 million turnover across the group this year.…

Lane End Conference Centre joins the Venues of Excellence portfolio

Lane End Conference Centre joins the Venues of Excellence consortium Residential conference and training centre based in Buckinghamshire, Lane End, has recently joined the Venues of Excellence membership organisation. Venues of Excellence is a leading collection of venues made up of 43 members, specialising in delivering high quality commercial conferences, training and events.…

Sundial Group Scoops 6 Nominations at Prestigious Meetings Awards

Sundial Group Scoops 6 Nominations at Prestigious Meetings Awards Sundial Group is thrilled to have received six nominations at the prestigious 2018 Meetings and Incentive Travel (M&IT) Industry Awards, receiving more nominations than any other company shortlisted this year. Woodside in Warwickshire is up for 2 awards, Best Value for Money Conference Venue and Best UK Management Training Centre, while Highgate House in Northamptonshire has also been shortlisted in the same categories, as well as a third award, for Best Conference and Banqueting Staff.…

M&IT Awards – meet our member venues who are finalists!

Venues of Excellence Venues sit as finalists at this years M&IT Awards Venues of Excellence wish ‘good luck’ to all its venues in the consortium who have reached finalists positions: Best UK Management Training Centre – Highgate House, The Møller Centre, Warwick Conferences, Woodside and Wyboston Lakes Best Academic Venue – The Møller Centre, Nottingham Conference Centre, and Warwick Conferences Best UK Unusual Venue – Alton Towers Resort Best Value for Money Conference Venue – Highgate House and Woodside Best Conference and Banqueting Staff – Highgate House, Imago Venues and The Møller Centre Good Luck to all our finalists.…

New Conference offer from The Lensbury helps improve memory

New Conference offer from The Lensbury helps improve memory