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18 Dec: Excellence In Practice: The Sundial Group

In our latest Excellence in Practice feature we take a look at The Sundial Group and its sister company – Teamscapes Learning.

The Sundial Group is an award-winning events group, established in 1964 creating the UK’s first conference hotel at Highgate House in Northamptonshire.…


18 Dec: Excellence In Practice: Gloucester Rugby

For this edition of Excellence in Practice we head to Gloucester Rugby, to find out more about how the sporting venue has maximised its potential as a meetings and events location.

As the home of a premiership rugby team, Kingsholm Stadium is the Gloucester area’s biggest sporting ground with a matchday capacity of up to 16,000 people.…


01 Oct: Wilson Vale looks forward to the Cook and Serve Challenge 2019

This is a guest blog from one of our fabulous preferred partners, Wilson Vale.

Wilson Vale is a privately-owned niche catering company, established by Andrew Wilson and Carolyne Vale in 2002. Based in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, this quality-led, bespoke, fresh-food business has quietly developed a reputation for delivering excellent food standards, working mainly with clients within the corporate sector, conferencing and independent education sectors.…


25 Sep: 3 Tops Tips from our Experts for Event Success

  1. Define your format and purpose of your event

This may seem obvious, but being clear from the outset about what your event is about and what it’s trying to achieve, will help your planning later. Be as specific as you can; is the event to impart knowledge, inspire creativity or innovation, bring together a team, celebrate or something else?…

Sheddon Centre

12 Aug: Excellence In Practice: The Shedden Centre At Ashorne Hill

In this month’s Excellence in Practice feature, we head to Leamington Spa to find out more about Ashorne Hill’s newest addition – the Shedden Centre.

Unveiled in 2018, the facility is a self-contained assessment and development centre that offers clients full use of the space for recruitment, assessment and development-focused events that require privacy and confidentiality.…


29 Jul: Excellence In Practice: Lancaster Conferences +

In our latest Excellence in Practice feature, we talk sustainability with Naomi Cooper, Business Development Manager at Lancaster Conferences +.

As part of Lancaster University, Lancaster Conferences + places sustainability at the heart of everything it does.

The University prides itself on its commitment to sustainability and to supporting the environment, with all of its recently refurbished buildings achieving ‘Very Good’ BREEAM rating – the world’s leading sustainability assessment method for infrastructure and buildings.…

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02 Jul: Looking for a fully assessed Healthcare Venue?

Did you know The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel is a fully assessed Healthcare Venue that ticks all the boxes for meetings and events for the medical and pharma sector?

Following rigorous assessment in 2017, the Golden Jubilee 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 required for medical events from across the globe.…