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Wyboston Lakes among first to sign People 1st’s new code of conduct

Wyboston Lakes Resort is one of the first companies to sign People 1st International’s new ‘Our Hospitality Commitment’, as well as the ‘Work Placement Commitment’. By signing the two voluntary codes, the Bedfordshire-based hotel, conference and training resort has committed to be an ‘employer of choice’, providing good quality training, work-life balance and support to their people.…

Venues of Excellence commitment to quality reaps rewards

Independent venue consortium, Venues of Excellence (VoE), has today (Thursday 30 January) announced that 2019 was one of its most successful years of business to date. The organisation, which is the UK’s largest sales and marketing consortium of specialist conference, meeting and training venues, revealed a number of exciting developments at its Annual Conference 2020 being held at Imago Venues at Loughborough University with the headline being that 2019 was a bumper year of business.…

A new style of meeting space at Møller Institute

Responding to customer feedback around an increased need for breakout space, the Møller Institute team has reinforced its reputation in the premium conference and events sector with the installation and launch of three innovative new meeting pods in its Study Centre.…

New year, New look, New start to 2020 for Whittlebury Park

Book our new look meeting rooms to kick start your 2020 Whittlebury Park has invested £1 million in its Conference & Events spaces. Phase one of the significant project commenced on 11th November 2019 and includes a range of exciting new room concepts including an ‘inside, outside’ space, contemporary corridor seating and brand new coffee stations.…

Warwick Conferences helps local sports clubs celebrate charitable achievements

Warwick Conferences has helped celebrate the charitable achievements of six local sports clubs, after it hosted a special awards event for the Coventry City of Sport Challenge. Taking place for the first time, the Coventry City of Sport Challenge was launched in 2019 to raise funds and increase engagement in sporting activities for local children from disadvantaged backgrounds.…

Imago Venues at Loughborough University shortlisted for three awards

The New Year for Imago Venues has started on a high after being shortlisted for three prestigious 2020 M&IT Awards. The M&IT Industry Awards recognise and reward excellence and are the result of voting by UK based event organisers and the readers of Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine.…

Wyboston Lakes Resort shortlisted as Best UK Conference Centre at this year’s Meeting & Incentive Travel Industry Awards

Award winning conference, training and leisure venue Wyboston Lakes Resort has again been recognised as one of the best conference venues in the country. It has been chosen as one of only six finalists as Best UK Conference Centre at this year’s Meeting & Incentive Travel Industry Awards.…

Coombe Abbey Hotel commemorates 25 years with a host of celebrations

A year of celebrations and events are being planned at a historic Warwickshire hotel as it prepares for a special anniversary. In 2020, Coombe Abbey Hotel will commemorate 25 years since it first opened its doors as a venue in February, 1995.…

The Woodlands Event Centre at Wyboston Lakes Resort goes cashless

The Woodlands Event Centre, the premier conference and event facility at Wyboston Lakes Resort will not take cash for payments at all from January onwards. Simon McMahon, Centre General Manager says, “The change to only accepting electronic payments will bring benefits to event participants by making service at the ‘Points of Sale’ faster,” he continues, “It will also help the venue staff by reducing security risks and administration procedures.”…

Unique Venues Birmingham bags a fourth award in 2019

As 2019 heads to a close, Unique Venues Birmingham (UVB) wins Outstanding Venue of the Year at the recent Asian Business Chamber of Commerce Awards in Birmingham.   UVB won the award in 2018 and are extremely pleased to have retained the award with so many great venues in Birmingham competing for the prestigious title.…

Whittlebury Park welcomes couples to their January Wedding Fayre

Whittlebury Park will be opening its doors to couples and their friends and family to their free Wedding Fayre on Sunday 5th January 2020 from 10am until 4pm at their venue located in Northamptonshire. The event is an ideal opportunity to see Whittlebury’s Orangery and Pavilion dressed for a wedding with their Atrium available to view too.…