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Golden Jubilee named Scotland’s Most Accessible Hotel

The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel was celebrating again at the weekend after being named as Scotland’s Most Accessible Hotel at the industry’s top awards night. Two members of staff also lifted prestigious titles at the Scottish Hotel Awards in Glasgow on Sunday evening (28 April 2019).…

New Business Development Manager for top Scottish conference hotel

Laura Malley has joined the team at the award-winning Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel, near Glasgow, as Business Development Manager. Laura, an English graduate of the University of Glasgow, has extensive experience in the events industry, starting off as a part-time student before progressing to integral roles within successful teams.…

Venues of Excellence expands academic portfolio with University of Birmingham accreditation

Venues of Excellence (VoE) has increased the number of academic venues within its UK portfolio, following the accreditation of two event spaces at the University of Birmingham. Both The Great Hall and The Bramall at the University of Birmingham have been awarded VoE membership, taking the number of academic venues within the national consortium’s UK portfolio to more than 25.…

HBAA to host non-profit industry event on 15 May to promote wellbeing and minding your mental health

HBAA will be hosting a non-profit event, open to the industry on 15 May during National Mental Health Awareness Week (13-19 May) as the latest initiative in the HBAA’s mental health campaign. This is a commitment not only to raise awareness of the huge scale of mental health issues in the hospitality and events industry but also to enable members and non-members to help themselves in their wellbeing, take action to prevent problems and address them ahead of when they occur.…

Trio of wins at the recent TUCO Competition 2019 for Keele University Events and Conferencing

Keele University won medals in three categories at the annual The University Caterers Organisation (TUCO) Competitions held at Warwick University on 26th and 27th March 2019. The first win for Keele University was a Bronze Medal for Pastry Chef James Jefferies’ impressive cakes served in the Afternoon Tea Challenge at the Salon Culinaire.…

Be a golfing great and book direct with Whittlebury Park

With spring in full swing, Whittlebury Park in Northamptonshire has introduced savings and exclusive benefits for golfers when they book directly with their dedicated Events team. Dating back to 1905 and once formed part of the Royal Whittlewood Forest, Whittlebury’s golf course has 36 holes with 4 loops of 9 holes, each with their own unique character and STRI and USGA accredited greens which are playable in any combination.…

College Court leadership success at the Leicester Mercury Business Awards!

On Thursday 11th April businesses from across Leicester and Leicestershire gathered together at the Leicester Mercury Business Awards to celebrate the very best in local business. The glamorous awards ceremony aims to celebrate success, recognise achievement and highlight the innovative people and companies throughout Leicestershire.…

Wyboston Lakes Resort reveals new food and beverage conference facilities

A wide variety of creative and flexible food options to meet the tastes and needs of the latest generation of delegates: that’s what Wyboston Lakes Resort’s Woodlands Event Centre offers now that the Olive Restaurant is open. Together with the new Cedar Bar and Paddy & Scott’s artisan coffee fuelling stations, the extensive food and drink facilities within Wyboston Lakes Resort’s £3m investment in the transformation of The Woodlands Event Centre are now complete.…

Team Promotions and New Appointments at Unique Venues Birmingham (UVB)

UVB continues to grow from strength to strength as a leading conference and events venue in Birmingham, leading to some exciting appointments within the Sales and Events Sales Team: Tia Narwal joined UVB 7 months ago as Sales Coordinator and has just been promoted to Sales Executive.…

Sundial Group is proud to present the Learning & Development Thought Leaders’ Conference 2019.

Held at Highgate House in Northamptonshire, on Friday 14th June, the event which is now in its 4th year, will appeal to professionals in Learning and Development and Talent Management, bringing together industry experts for an educational day of interactive speaker sessions.…

Pavilions of Harrogate wins Venues of Excellence approval

One of North Yorkshire’s most prestigious venues – Pavilions of Harrogate – has become the latest property to be awarded Venues of Excellence (VoE) accreditation. The site, located on the edge of the spa town of Harrogate, has secured VoE membership in recognition of the venue’s versatility, catering capabilities and high-quality service.…

Wilson Vale reports another robust year

Wilson Vale’s audited year-end results (31st December 2018) show that turnover has increased by 11% in 2018 in line with projections to just under £34 million, with profitability up also. Significant retentions and new growth have buoyed the Ashby-based caterer’s success.…

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