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Manchester Redevelopment Ahead of Schedule

Manchester Central Convention Complex has completed the third and final phase of its £30 million redevelopment ahead of schedule. The venue's three-year redevelopment project has drawn to a close before its official re-launch in early 2011. The third phase of…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
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Pavilion’s New Meeting Rooms

Pavilions of Harrogate has unveiled six new meeting rooms, following extensive refurbishments over the last two years. The largest room can seat up to 50 delegates and the development has also included a refurbished reception area with enhanced business facilities.…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
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Manchester Central celebrates award win

Manchester Central Convention Complex was named UK Venue of the Year at the Association of Event Organisers (AEO) Awards. Chief Executive Lesley Tomlinson commented: "We are absolutely delighted to receive this award. The results mean we can attract a wider…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
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Feversham Arms Awarded

The Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa in Helmsley, North Yorkshire, was named Hotel of the Year at the AA Hospitality Awards in September. It is the second time owner Simon Rhatigan has won the award, the first with Seaham…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
Features

A Show of Success

The Meetings Show increases hosted buyer numbers for third year running. Hosted buyers, visitors and exhibitors have united in their overwhelming support for The Meetings Show, which welcomed 4,413* meetings industry professionals, of which 2,876 were unique visitors, to Olympia,…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
Features

Give it a Try

As the 2015 Rugby World Cup returns to its English roots from 18th September to 31st October, H&E North discovers how rugby has been embraced by the corporate industry. Speaking Out Famous faces help to attract bigger crowds and their…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
Features

Spotlight On: Birmingham and West Midlands

Birmingham and the surrounding areas are dynamic destinations for the global events industry, delivering exciting venue openings and unique conferencing choices. Up and Coming Significant investment across Birmingham’s accommodation, transport and leisure offer has created a transformed landscape for Event…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
Features

Behind the Scenes

Ever wondered what it would be like to be a zoo keeper or a chocolatier? Take delegates backstage to discover the secrets behind some interesting occupations. Chocolatey Fun Ignite the childhood dreams that delegates are longing to relive by providing…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
Features

Top 10 Sizzling Summer Corporate Hospitality Ideas

Beat the summer slump with H&E North’s ideas for reenergising your team in the warmer months. From newly-mowed grass to coconut-enriched sunscreen, summer is peppered with signature smells. Why not afford delegates the opportunity to combine their favourite scents into…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
Features

Mistletoe and Wine

With Christmas parties the pinnacle of most companies’ yearly calendar, stay ahead of the game and start planning one of these unique events. Can I Have this Dance? The recurrent Christmas party pitfall that companies seem to slip in to…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
Features

Down to the Wire

From logistical preparations to the setting of the stage, production is key to any event. Grand Prix Audio-Visual Award winner, R&B Group, discusses the need-to-know basics. For Event Managers there’s a lot to check off on your to-do lists. The…
Rory84
February 23, 2016
Features

Spotlight on: North Wales

H&E North takes a look at how sporting venues are striking the perfect balance between business, leisure facilities and the buzz of spectator events. Over the past year, North Wales has remodelled itself as one of the UK’s adventure hotspots,…
Rory84
February 21, 2016
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Top 4 #Christmas Party Themes for 2014

It's time to start thinking about Christmas! How will you entertain and reward your team? If you haven't already started planning your team's Christmas party then take some inspiration from these fun themes which will no doubt impress your delegates,…
Rory84
February 17, 2016
Blog

Strictly Fever! Get Delegates Dancing!

With BBC's Strictly Come Dancing back on our screens, see how you can bring the dance floor inspiration into the corporate world. With woeful dancer Gregg Wallace taking the first cut on last weekend's BBC's Strictly Come Dancing, it got…
Rory84
February 17, 2016
Blog

Be the Fashion Front Runner this Racing Season

H&E North's selection of fashion staples aimed at men will ensure they impress at the racecourses. The St Leger Festival is currently underway at Doncaster Racecourse. Whether you have invited delegates along for a team building event or you are…
Rory84
February 17, 2016
Blog

Top #Autumnal Cocktails for Corporate Events

Impress delegates with H&E North's recipes for flavoursome, seasonal drinks. The beginning of September has arrived, coinciding with the beginning of darker and colder evenings. This means that summer-themed drinks are no longer necessarily the go-to solutions for catering at…
Rory84
February 17, 2016