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Boris Johnson announced yesterday during his press conference about cleaner air for London that an innovative green wall is set for The Mermaid Theatre, subject to planning permission, on one of London’s busiest roads. Not only are green walls
The University of Leicester has planning permission for a £14m project to convert a former hall of residence into a residential conference venue. The site will feature 117 en suite bedrooms, a 150 seat lecture theatre and break out rooms. It is due
Ramside Hall Hotel and Golf Club, Durham has started a £15m development where 48 new bedrooms are being built. The hotel has function rooms for up to 600 delegates
Tallinn is the only eurozone capital to feature in the top five cities for value in the new City Costs Barometer by Post Office Travel Money, which is dominated by Eastern Europe’s cultural capitals. Key findings include: • Latvia’s
Stafford-based venue Tillington Hall has completed a further phase of its ongoing refurbishment and investment programme worth £500,000. Located three miles from central Stafford and a two-minute drive from the M6, Tillington Hall is a
41 Portland Place has set up permanent video conferencing facilities in another of its meeting rooms – AMS1. This inexpensive modern room is ideal for meetings, workshops or training sessions and thanks to the high spec equipment attendees can now
The conference and events space at The Strand Palace Hotel in London now offers nine newly refurbished meeting rooms holding up to 250 delegates.
Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre as part of the IHG rebrand has had a full refurbishment of its largest room – The Albany Suite. The ceiling lighting can be altered to reflect company colors and the room can hold up to 600 theatre style.
The latest official figures forecast growth in the UK Events Industry from its existing £36.1 billion, to £42.2 billion in just three years. This comes despite continued economic unrest over the recession and ongoing turmoil in the Euro zone.
The Royal Garden Hotel has completed refurbishment of its last major area – The York Suite. The spacious suite can hold up to 140 delegates and 4 exhibition stands.