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Coombe Abbey Scoops Top Prize at West Midlands Tourism Awards

A historic Warwickshire hotel is celebrating after scooping a top prize in an inaugural industry awards ceremony. Coombe Abbey Hotel has been named the Large Hotel of the Year at the West Midlands Tourism Awards. Organised by West Midlands Growth Company and Reach with support from Visit England, West Midlands Combined Authority and Shakespeare’s England, this is the first year that the proceedings have gone ahead.…

Wyboston Lakes Resort achieves outstanding position in prestigious Sunday Times ‘Best 100 Companies to work for’ List 2020

Wyboston Lakes Resort is one of the SundayTimes’ ‘Best 100 Companies to work for’ in 2020. The Bedfordshire-based conference, training and leisure venue was placed in 85th position in the Sunday Times ‘Best 100 Companies to work for’ List 2020 which was announced yesterday (20 February).…

Sustainable approach to meeting room snacks from Møller Institute

Møller Institute is committed to sustainability; as a result, we are always looking at the improvements we can make to support our contribution to a more sustainable future, whilst also considering our clients to ensure we continue to enhance their meeting or event experience.…

Golden Jubilee recognised for sustainability work

GLASGOW’s Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel has been recognised by Venues of Excellence and Green Tourism for its work to improve environmental sustainability. The hotel has been presented with the Venues of Excellence Green Tourism Award for Sustainability, following the roll-out of the site’s ten point sustainability plan in 2019.…

Silverstone, one of the Country’s Most Iconic Venues Appoints a New Head of Sales for Meetings and Events

Hayley Smith joined The Silverstone Wing event venue, set in the heart of Silverstone’s Grand Prix circuit, at the end of 2019. She has a solid background of working with large meetings and exhibition spaces having previously worked at Chelsea Football Club and Sandown Park Racecourse.…

Nicole Sadd Joins Venues of Excellence Board of Directors

Independent venue consortium, Venues of Excellence, is delighted to welcome Nicole Sadd, CEO of Rothamsted Conference Centre to join the board of directors. Nicole has previously been involved with Venues of Excellence and totally appreciates the benefits associated and how the brand is recognised for excellence and quality.…

Make Venues names Simon Widgery as Broadway House Venue Manager

Make Venues has promoted Simon Widgery to the role of Venue Manager for Broadway House in Westminster, London. He replaces Amanda Sutton who retired at the end of January following 38 years at the venue. Simon is also a long-standing member of the venue team, having worked at Broadway House for the past 20 years.…

MTC Events celebrate new team member

With one month already gone in 2020 it’s proving as busy as ever at MTC Events as we welcome a new member to our team; Shakeela Cumberbatch joins us as Business Development Manager looking after the Agency side of our business.…