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The Best Western Wroxton House Hotel in Banbury has doubled its conference and banqueting capacity with the expansion of the Broughton Room. The room can now host 100 delegates theatre-style, 60 classroom, 48 boardroom, 40 U-shape, and 80 banquet.
Work is now complete on the new seminar suite at One Wimpole Street. The suite of three seminar rooms can be used separately or in a single configuration for up to 70 delegates.
The De Vere Grand in Brighton has completed a £300,000 refurbishment of its largest event space, the Empress Suite.
The Messe Innsbruck is currently being refurbished. The £22.7m upgrade is due to be completed by December 2011. There will be seven large halls plus six conference rooms.
The Hotel Due Torri in Verona has completed a refurbishment and now offers seven meeting rooms. The ground floor and lobby area have been given a more contemporary style and the Due Torri Lounge & Restaurant has been added.
The newly refurbished Wimbledon building in Lensbury’s Conference Centre has been re-opened, following 5 months of work and £2 million worth of investment. This major upgrade will bring the Wimbledon Building up to the same standard as the
The London Bridge Hotel has adopted VC-Net’s video conferencing solution to enhance its banqueting and conference offering
Thackray Museum (grade II listed) in Leeds has celebrated its 150th year in operation by refurbishing its conference auditorium which can hold up to 130.
The Old Royal Naval College in London is refurbishing its Admiral’s House venue. The new 90 capacity Hardwick Room will be completed in early 2012 and day delegate rates start from £51 plus VAT
On the 4th May 2011 Peyton Events at the British Library celebrated the completion of the refurbishment of the conference centre with a launch party of over 200 guests. Part of the redecoration and upgrades are new digital signage, plasma wall, new