Venues for Interviews in Manchester

There is a lot to consider when choosing a suitable venue for interviews in Manchester. Firstly, the room needs to be the correct size for the number of people who make up the interview panel! You will want a room that reflects the nature of your business too. If your organisation is working in a creative industry, you will want a room that expresses this. Maybe your business is more corporate driven. In which case a venue for an interview will need to instantly create a polished, sleek, professional impression from the get go. You’ll also want to consider the

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Fine Dining: Menus & memories to get excited for!

We’re excited by fine dining menus and the important memories these special dining occasions can create. This is because not all meetings have to take place round the boardroom table! Some meetings are a convivial blend of conversation and consumption round an elegant dining table! And some fine dining experiences can be enjoyed outside too. Planning a summer menu packed with delicious seasonal ingredients for an al fresco afternoon is a real pleasure. Some times it’s good to bring clients together to enjoy a winter menu of fine dining, especially close to Christmas. These intimate gatherings help strengthen business relationships.

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Meet face-to-face with UBC Venues in 2022!

Forget a noisy café or a glitchy video call, as UBC Venues have fantastic event space, helping to get Britain meeting again! Everyone is over zoom meetings and we can now all admit nothing beats a face-to-face meeting, event or exhibition. This is why we’re shining the spotlight on UBC Venues and their ‘In-person Meetings are back on the Agenda’ campaign! UBCUK Warrington Birchwood Located in Birchwood, Warrington Cheshire, UBCUK Warrington Birchwood is a purpose-built events centre boasting space to fuel ideas. Delegates can look out of the high-rise building and be inspired by the attractive views of Birchwood Park,

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Budget-friendly Venues we Love!

We understand the importance of working with a budget and often it can be quite time-consuming to search for a venue to host your meeting, conference or exhibition that also works with your budget. We’ve handpicked a collection of budget-friendly UK venues that we love right now. They tick the boxes for budgets and don’t compromise on quality either! Jurys Inn Cheltenham Cheltenham is home to the famous Gold Cup, an annual horse racing event that attracts visitors from across the world. You can strive for gold too when hosting an event at Jurys Inn Cheltenham. This venue boasts 12

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Return of the Office Christmas Party!

Turn up the cheesy Christmas music, get your glad rags on and get rocking around the Christmas tree as the party season is well and truly in the swing. After taking a mandatory back seat last year, many UK venues are back, bigger than ever! And the return of the office Christmas party is still a popular way for companies to celebrate and come together. But be warned! Dates and spaces are filling up fast! So, we’ve rounded up a few venues that are flowing with festivity this winter! Jurys Inn Hinckley Island This newly refurbished venue in Leicestershire is

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There’s a Frenzy around Family Fun Days!

Corporate family fun days are getting us very excited! Enquiries have been coming into our venue finding team from companies and organisations across the UK. As the return to the office gathers momentum, the wish to bring employees and their families together to thank them is rising up the agenda and putting corporate family fun days at the top of the must-do event list for 2021! Companies want to recognise the support families have shown throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. From setting up offices in kitchens and bedrooms to multi-tasking homeschooling with the office Zoom meeting, organisations are keen to show

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Outdoor space is the new in-space!

At the moment, government guidance allows for essential meetings and training for up to 30 delegates. The good news is event organisers are busy planning for the future and lots of hotels and venues are reporting that their calendars are getting busy with new bookings on top of rescheduled events. And, there’s a new popular place that’s on the lips of event organisers, meeting room bookers and party planners; outdoor space! Outdoor space Just as many of us have embraced outdoor space in our personal lives, the outdoor space a venue or hotel can now include in its corporate packages,

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The UK’s COVID Vaccination Centres have much to offer the events industry

With COVID-19 vaccinations rolling out on a huge scale across England, we’re taking a closer look at three of the mass vaccination centres that have been set up to help the NHS deliver vaccines. Centre for Life, Newcastle Life Meetings and Events is part of the International Centre for Life and would normally welcome over 300,000 visitors a year. It goes without saying this year is a whole new world for the iconic science village. With its doors open to the NHS and Covid-19 vaccination programme, it’s undoubtedly a venue that can accommodate large-scale events. Just as well as it

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Hosting a Hybrid Meeting

Hybrid meetings are certainly taking off as we come to the end of 2020 and there’s sure to be a permanent place in the meeting and events industry for this newer form of safe gatherings. A hybrid meeting is a fusion of socially distanced people located in one place, who are presenting to a larger number of individuals working from home. Or they could be based in another office anywhere in the world. Hybrid meetings are the meetings and events industry way of providing a Covid safe environment for up to 30 people to meet in one place. And add

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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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