London Marathon

The London Marathon sets a course for conferencing too!

Hear the crowd cheer as the London Marathon runners make their way through the London streets and pass the many iconic London locations. Witness the thrill of seeing loved ones and world famous athletes cross the finish line! The London Marathon dates back to 1981 and has been popular ever since. Last year, there was over 414,000 applicants for the 2019 marathon (the highest number for the London Marathon). The number was then whittled down to 40,000 runners who were notified of their successful entry in October 2018 so they had lots of time to train and raise money for

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Liverpool Venues with Kudos

Three Unique Liverpool Venues with Kudos

It’s not difficult to find three unique Liverpool venues with kudos! Liverpool must surely be one of those cities that never strikes a blank. Such is the city’s fame and kudos, you could travel the world mentioning Liverpool and people will instantly think Liverpool Football Club. They think The Beatles, John Lennon and Paul McCartney, Cilla and the Cavern, Crabbies Grand National and maybe even a ferry across the Mersey. This former European Capital of Culture is always exciting visitors with new cultural initiatives and exhibitions; from tall sailing ships at Albert Dock to the crowd pleasing Giants trilogy that

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Score a memorable event at a Football Stadium

Score a memorable event at a Football Stadium!

Dating back to March 1872, the first FA Cup final was held at Kennington Oval in London. The teams playing were Wanderers and Royal Engineers. The FA Cup is the oldest football competition in the world and thousands of loyal football fans come together each season in the hope that their team will qualify for the final at Wembley Stadium. This season, Watford Football Club and Manchester City Football Club will meet on the famous turf, having secured their places in the final and in the football history books. Will it be 90 minutes of the glorious game? Or will

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Hilton London Gatwick

Hilton London Gatwick Airport’s Guide to Successful Events

Organising a large conference requires a set of skills that include creativity, multitasking, extraordinary organisational skills and attention to detail. It is important you choose the best venue with a professional team with a can-do attitude who will help you achieve success. The team at Hilton London Gatwick Airport help hundreds of meetings and event professionals each year, knowing that planning and organising events can sometimes be stressful and overwhelming. Today, the team from Hilton London Gatwick Airport share their recommendations and top tips for finding a venue that works for you. Top tips for finding the venue One of

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Venues for St George’s Day

St George’s Day is finally here and while we’re celebrating the anniversary of the patron saint, we’re also going to shine a spotlight on some of the famous Georges that England calls its own. With a focus on the town or county these people are connected to, we delve into hotels and venues with conference facilities that can be used for St George’s Day or any day of the working week! And just for fun, see how many song titles you can identify that are connected to the famous Georges in this blog post! The novelist George! We start off

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Work that Budget!

Work that Budget!

With just a few weeks of the 2018/19 budget to go, it’s always a testing time to work that budget, especially if you’ve been tasked with finding a last-minute room for a company meeting, brainstorming session or breakfast briefing. Our Findmeaconference experts have access to hotels, conference centres and venues across the UK with last minute deals and discounts. We selected just a few examples below but you can give our team a call too on 01775 843411. They will work with you and work that budget so you get real value for money, plus you can get on with

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Picnic in the Allianz Park

Picnic in the Allianz Park

With spring just around the corner it’s a good time to look ahead to the hopefully glorious summer! And that can only mean one thing! It’s time to start planning for those outside events too. Escaping the standard four walls can have great results for companies; employees often relax more which in turn can lead to great opportunities for ideas to flow and communication to develop. If you’re looking to motivate or reward your team, Allianz Park is a great setting in a convenient location as its only five minutes from the M1 and A1. The London stadium, which is

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Hotel Wedding Venues in the UK

Hotel Wedding Venues in the UK

From the colour scheme to walking down the aisle, planning a wedding is an exciting time in your life. And it’s definitely an occasion where everything has to be perfect and memorable. Many hotels now offer amazing wedding packages for their event space, all with various perks. We’re highlighting a few hotels from around the UK that have superb space and great wedding day packages. They make it so much easier for you and your loved one to say, I Do! Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel is located in the heart of Bloomsbury

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3 London Hotels for a breakfast meeting

3 London Hotels for a Breakfast Meeting!

If you believe breakfast meetings generate better productivity from guests and delegates, you’ve come to the right place! An increasingly popular belief with event organisers and backed up in studies, breakfast meetings are fantastic for efficiency and productivity. However, an early morning breakfast meeting wouldn’t be complete without a tasty breakfast! We’ve selected three London hotels ready to wake-up your delegates with a first rate breakfast meeting. Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury The Academy Conference and Training Centre at Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury boasts a unique purpose-built venue in Camden. There are 14 flexible meeting rooms and popular events include at

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London Heathrow Venues

5 London Heathrow Hotels for a Modern and Stylish Event

The UK’s busiest airport, London Heathrow, is in a prime position for a corporate event. With the excellent network of road and rail links, the international airport is a popular destination. With the superb choice of London hotels that are situated around the airport’s terminals, event organisers have plenty to consider. It goes without saying, it’s super convenient for international delegates or welcoming guest speakers from around the world too. With this in mind, we look at five London Heathrow hotels which are successfully creating the perfect environment for business meetings, conferences and corporate celebrations – while still being convenient

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