Venue of the Month: Chesford Grange

A successful event planner needs to be engaging and personable, a multi-tasker with great organisational skills, and a problem solver with a passion for delivering successful events. Step forward Alexander Rigg from Chesford Grange in Warwickshire! Alexander has been in the role of event planner at the charming Chesford Grange for the last two and a half years. The former manor house is located in Kenilworth. It benefits from 17 acres of countryside while also being convenient for road and rail links. We recently caught up with Alex to find out more about his role and the changes Covid-19 has

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A meeting room with a view

A Meeting Room with a View

Everyone loves a room with a view and that includes delegates attending an event. The view that brides and grooms want from a hotel or wedding venue is important to an event organiser too. And the meeting room booker who appreciates the values of a room with a view will set the scene for a successful event! Even before the invites have been sent! Thanks to our amazing brains, we are wired to respond to views! Categorised as lush, the views of landscapes and greenery, beaches and sunsets fill us with positive sensations. And if we’re witnessing a building or

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flower-power impact-venues

Flower Power Impact Venues!

Breathe in the sweet scent of freshly cut grass, admire the blossoming flowers and watch butterflies and bees as they gracefully land on a variety of plants! It’s time to consider a flower power venue for your next meeting or conference! This week, we have been inspired by the RHS Chelsea Flower Show so we’re saying hello to a flower power impact venue! We’ve hand-picked some blooming lovely venues with beautifully kept gardens. These properties are ideal for outdoor events, such as garden receptions and celebrations in a marquee. Some even have the space and facilities for team-building events. All

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Investment programme at Barton Grange Hotel.

Architects, builders, painters, spa therapists and garden landscapers from Lancashire have been busy at Barton Grange Hotel which is enjoying the benefits from a three year investment programme costing close to £1 million. History The former country manor house began life as a hotel in 1951 when Edward and Ada Topping bought the six bedroom house. Still family owned, Barton Grange Hotel is today a successful four star hotel appealing to both business and leisure guests. There’s a choice of 51 guestrooms, 43 are in the main hotel and a further eight are in the Garden House, which is ideal

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