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Events @ No6 shortlisted in Global Good Awards

Events @ No6 have been shortlisted in the Sustainable Supply Chain of the Year category of the Global Good Awards 2021. Vacherin, Royal College of Pathologists, Bennetts Associates – Events@No6 Events@No6 is the home of, and was purpose built by the Royal College of Pathologist.…

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Whittlebury Spa launches Wellness Workshops

Whittlebury Spa in Northampton has partnered with ESPA to launch its Wellness Workshops, which are designed to introduce guests to the practices of mindfulness and provide tools to incorporate more self-care into their everyday lives.…

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Source sustainable venues at the touch of a button

Green accreditations now listed on Venuedirectory.com – first of its kind in the UK    Planners can now source sustainable venues at the touch of a button. venuedirectory.com, the largest booking and data distribution service of venue information in the UK MICE industry, is the only platform in the UK to detail each venue’s range of sustainability credentials.     Venues which have met the Green Tourism Standard, Quality in Tourism or ECOsmart accreditations are clearly labelled within venuedirectory.com’s …

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Platinum Award recognises Wyboston Lakes Resort’s sustainability efforts

Wyboston Lakes Resort has gained official recognition for its continuing extensive efforts to operate sustainably by achieving the EcoSmart Platinum Venue Award, after reaching the Gold level last year. The award has been granted by Greengage Travel & Event Solutions which helps organisations in taking the right decisions to create and implement sustainable business travel and meetings.…

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Make Venues Continues to Support UK Vaccination Programme

Make Venues, in partnership with its parent group, Make UK, has received plaudits across both the hospitality, and the manufacturing industries, as the organisation continues its support for the UK-wide Vaccination Programme.…

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Whittlebury Park launches recruitment drive

– New team members sought for Northamptonshire hotel – Whittlebury Park is looking for new team members to join the hotel across housekeeping, food and beverage, greenkeeping, estate management, maintenance and conference and events sales, as a result of the exceptional demand experienced since re-opening.…

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West End musical theatre stars perform at Rothamsted Manor this summer

Rothamsted, Harpenden, May 2021 – Rothamsted Manor is working in collaboration with Steve Moss (musical director of London’s Mary Poppins) to produce 24 concerts featuring 15 West End stars. Over the summer of 2021, Rothamsted Manor, a Grade I listed Jacobean manor house, which is hidden away on the Rothamsted Estate in Harpenden will play host to a series of intimate concerts with stars performing popular hits from top West End Shows.…

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Warwick Conferences to host international judo event

Warwick Conferences has once again shown its credentials of hosting world-class sporting events after it was announced as the host venue for the prestigious IBSA Visually Impaired Judo Grand Prix, ahead of the 2021 Paralympics.…

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Wyboston Lakes Resort confirmed as one of the UK’s Best Companies to Work For

Wyboston Lakes Resort has earned 45th place in the UK’s Top 100 Best Companies to Work For list 2021. In the Top 75 Best Companies to Work for in the East of England, Wyboston Lakes Resort was ranked 21st and also at 10th in Leisure & Hospitality’s 20 Best Companies to Work For.…

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New ownership for Venues of Excellence as hospitality industry reopens for business

Venues of Excellence, the leading UK consortium for conferences, training, meetings and events, have taken a strategic decision to sell the business to Mandy Jennings, Director of Paje Consultancy Ltd. Jennings has been involved with Conference Centres of Excellence since 2015, leading the consortium and members through a major rebrand in 2016 to Venues of Excellence, growing the consortium membership and taking it from strength to strength, becoming a credible leading voice to the hospitality industry, and being awarded Best UK Representation Company at the CHS Awards 2020.…

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Digitally integrated systems are at the heart of venue finding

Michael Begley, CEO of Venuedirectory.com has been pushing to get the venue finding world connected and using technology smartly to support the hospitality industry.  Venue Directory has made some great strides forward in the last year due to the venues being much quieter and enabling both tech teams to focus on moving this to the next stage on the roadmap to full connectivity,  this is definitely the way forward and will improve efficiencies for corporates agencies and venues alike, with the ultimate goal to get all venues accessible for ‘Instant Booking’ and sending an RFP directory into their diary management system.…

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Warwick Conferences achieves key accreditation ahead of re-opening

Warwick Conferences has achieved the We’re Good to Go accreditation as it continues preparations to reopen on 17 May. Following the easing of restrictions, the venue is once again opening its indoor and outdoor facilities, welcoming back event organisers, delegates and staff.…