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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.
QHotels has launched its first carbon-offsetting scheme with Carbon Clear, making it one of only a few hotel groups in the UK to give delegates the chance to offset their carbon footprint to benefit Third World carbon reduction projects.
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.
Building work is on schedule for completion of the Titanic Quarter in Belfast, Northern Ireland’s largest ever tourism project (by March 2012), in time to mark the centenary of RMS Titanic’s maiden voyage a month later. Titanic Belfast is
The Scottish Exhibition + Conference Centre (SECC) has announced that its new arena will be called The Scottish Hydro Arena as part of a £15m deal. Energy supplier Scottish Hydro will invest £1.5m per year over the next 10 years as the naming
Hampton by Hilton Hotels today announced the opening of its eighth hotel in the United Kingdom, the 117-room Hampton by Hilton Derby City Centre. The new build hotel is located in the recently opened Derby Riverlights development, situated in a
The £20 million four star Casa hotel in Chesterfield has officially opened its doors. Casa is the town's only 4-star hotel and excitement has been building for visitors to be able to enjoy unrivalled luxury accommodation, state-of-the-art facilities
Legacy Hotels and Resorts have taken over at the helm of the Legacy Woodhall Spa Hotel at The Broadway, Woodhall Spa. The three-star, 25-bedroom property, which is the oldest hotel in Woodhall Spa and owned by Hoby Hotels, is located only 400 metres from
The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide, adds a further Park Inn flagship to its UK-portfolio and announces the Park Inn Watford. The 235 rooms-property is scheduled to welcome the first guests in Q2 2012.