Author Archives: Ben Gray
Today Vue launches its biggest hybrid conference package, incorporating the UK, Ireland and Europe, with the expertise to be able to host 50 thousand delegates safely at multiple sites. Head of conferences and events Rachel Macaulay from Vue, said “we have been streaming events via satellite for over 10 years, it’s second nature. Our ability […]
World-renowned Ascot Racecourse has launched a series of traditional wedding packages as it prepares to welcome couples for weddings like no other from May. As of 17th May, the iconic racing venue and epitome of British finesse will be welcoming small weddings for up to 30 guests, and larger Asian or traditional weddings for up […]
The Vienna Convention Bureau have become the latest sponsor of ICE Germany following the group’s inception last year. The bureau follows existing headline partners German Convention Bureau, DRPG, Visit Scotland and Cvent, all of which have supported the creation of the awards and education brand in Germany.
Twickenham Stadium has added to its portfolio of unique spaces with the addition of the World Rugby Museum, which is now available for conferences, banquets and events at the venue. Housed within the South Stand of the stadium, the space presents a tour of world rugby, from its roots in the UK, to its global […]
Newbury Racecourse is thrilled to announce the re-launch of its newly refurbished Royal Box as it prepares to open its doors again for the upcoming summer and wedding season, which for many couples has been severely delayed as a result of COVID.
From May, the River Terrace with its fabulous views across the Thames, will be open for events, culture and corporate hospitality. Set against the striking neo-classical architecture of Somerset House, the River Terrace offers an iconic setting for outdoor summer City entertaining.
Accor, the leading hospitality group, is bringing its internationally renowned Novotel and ibis brands to the £260m NewcastleGateshead Quays regeneration scheme.
Twickenham Stadium is predicting increased activity around summer events, with enquiries for summer parties and receptions gaining momentum already in 2021. The venue is also seeing pitch-side experiences being booked throughout an elongated summer, including the previously slower month of August, running right into September.
Following the government announcements around a potential reopening for the meetings and events industry, Lime Venue Portfolio has announced its own overwhelming support for VisitBritain’s ‘Good to Go’ accreditation, with almost all of the group’s 80+ venues carrying either the accreditation or a regional variation of it.
A project to transform a collection of cottages on the Longleat Estate into luxury retreats has revealed their fascinating history. A total of six properties, many dating back to the 18th century, are currently being turned into exclusive rural escapes with the first three set to be available for bookings from April.