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Work With Perks at Coombe Abbey

Here at Coombe, we appreciate your conference, meeting and events, that’s why we’d like to say thank you by offering a selection of treats to make your event that extra special.

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Keele University – Summer Vacation Special Offer!

Meet with us in June to receive our Classic DDR package at £37 per person and 24 Hour package at £115 per person* and we will offer you 12% commission!

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Double award win for Lancaster Conferences+

Lancaster University’s Conference and Events team have won two awards in the national Academic Venue Awards. Lancaster Conferences+ won ‘Best Sustainability’ and ‘Best Event Management Team.’ The awards recognise excellence in academic venues across a range of categories, from Sustainability to Sales.…

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Whittlebury Park’s Wedding Team are Regional Winners at The Wedding Industry Awards 2020

Whittlebury Park‘s Wedding Team has been announced as East Midlands Regional Winners for the category of Best Event Team at The Wedding Industry Awards 2020. Whittlebury has been welcoming couples since 1992 and the team host over 70 weddings per year in one or more of their four self-contained venues, all of which are located within the 700-acre estate.…

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Murrays at Whittlebury Park wins Restaurant of the Year at the Carlsberg UK Northamptonshire Food & Drink Awards

Whittlebury Park is celebrating a big win at the Carlsberg UK Northamptonshire Food & Drink Awards as their fine dining restaurant, Murrays, has been announced as the winner for Restaurant of the Year, sponsored by Whitco Catering & Bakery Equipment.…

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The Victory Services Club receives a visit from The Princess Royal

Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, was the guest of honour at the National Coastwatch Institution’s (NCI) Twenty Fifth Anniversary Annual Station Managers’ Meeting held at The Victory Services Club (VSC), London. The NCI is the voluntary organisation that assists in the protection and preservation of life at sea and along the United Kingdom coastline.  Her Royal Highness is the NCI’s Patron, she met the station managers, board of trustees and management team who had gathered for their annual meeting.…

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2020 Special Offer at Alton Towers Resort

Make your Q1 event one to remember, with theme park tickets and a choice of free upgrades.

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RNLI launches 2 unique and unforgettable experience days giving participants a taste of the training their brave lifeboat crews under-go.

From January 2020 the Royal National Lifeboat Institution College in Poole Dorset will be launching two new and unique experience days taking place in their world class Sea Survival Centre delivered by qualified RNLI trainers. Participants can choose from the half day Capsize Experience or half day Sea Survival Experience or combine the two to make a day of it.…

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Team Development and Corporate Reward Days at RNLI College

RNLI College experience days will challenge and inspire you. From sea survival experiences to poolside drills. Find out how your team could benefit.

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Learning facilities accredited at Warwick Conferences

Warwick Conferences has once again achieved the globally-recognised benchmark for workplace learning facilities, after receiving accreditation with the Learning and Performance Institute (LPI). The LPI is the leading authority on workplace learning, and Warwick Conferences’ renewed accreditation demonstrates quality standards for successful learning events, and commitment to the learning and development (L&D) sector.…

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A scientist’s Christmas party survival guide for people who hate networking

The countdown to Christmas has officially begun and if you hate networking, the next few weeks could be a real struggle. But now, a study by Loughborough University and Imago Venues has revealed the most and least effective ways to network.…

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Keele University Events and Conferencing’s Adrian Ascinia wins Best Cocktail

Adrian Ascinia (Senior Food & Beverage Assistant at Keele University Events and Conferencing), scooped the Best Cocktail Award at the recent Cook and Serve Challenge 2019 which was sponsored by Boë Gin. The Cook and Serve Challenge is an annual competition organised by Venues of Excellence and this year, eleven teams competed serving a three course lunch to invited guests with complimentary beverages. …