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Mandy Jennings on Making your venue stand out from the crowd

Making your venue stand out from the crowd by Mandy Jennings Executive Director of Venues of Excellence Mandy Jennings spoke exclusively to C&IT about how venues ca standout from the crowd. “In an increasingly competitive conference and events market, making...

Five ideas to supercharge learning retention

Five ideas to supercharge learning retention We all know that the key to successful training is making sure that people retain and recall what they have learned. Whether you’re organising the training or tasked with finding the perfect venue, these 5 top tips will...

Latest UK Conference and Meetings Survey 2018

Latest UK Conference and Meetings Survey 2018 The latest UK Conference and Meetings Survey has been released revealing that expenditure is up to an estimated £18.1 billion of direct expenditure generated by conference and meeting delegates in venues and in wider...

Food for Thought

Food for Thought Food choice can be one of the biggest challenges in event planning, now more than ever. According to ONS in the UK we eat out more than we have in 5 years, spending on average £45 per week in restaurants and hotels (March 2016) and therefore our food...

Team Building

Team Building Team building is a small word for a huge topic. Employee wellbeing and morale is a consistently hot topic, and more companies than ever see its value. At Venues of Excellence, we know that team building isn’t as simple as an activity to encourage...

Training Facilities

Training Facilities Training is often the most challenging type of event to deliver. The trainer and organiser face trying to ensure attendees leave retaining the information and achieving the desired outcomes. With everything from getting the food right to the...

Meeting Rooms

Meeting Rooms Sometimes meetings are just better off-site, away from your desk and all its distractions. Choosing the right meeting space is usually based on your objectives. We can offer spaces for every gathering from formal boardrooms to casual breakout space. As a...

Conference Facilities

Conference Facilities Venues of Excellence boasts a range of unique and exciting conference options across the UK, so we’re confident you’ll find a venue to suit your objectives. Many of our venues can cater for everything from intimate events requiring simple room...