10 Mar: From farm to fork at Wilson Vale

A guest blog from our Preferred Partner, Wilson Vale. 

Independent caterers, Wilson Vale, believe that good animal welfare is fundamental to good food.

The company’s latest commitment to good animal husbandry is that they have signed up to the European Chicken Commitment to ensure that all chickens in its supply chain meet recommended animal welfare standards and regulations.…

Sundial EIP

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.…