Hilton Garden Inn shines in Sunderland
- Category: Hotel
- Created on Thursday, 28 April 2016 16:45
Hilton Garden Inn Sunderland is managed by HMI Hospitality Management International and operated under a franchise agreement with Hilton Worldwide. The 141-room hotel is the brand’s first property in the North of England.
Escape to the vineyards
- Category: Rail
- Created on Thursday, 28 April 2016 16:30
Eurostar brings a taste of France to London as vines line the platform to mark 1st anniversary of South of France serviceEurostar, the high-speed rail service linking the UK and mainland Europe, is celebrating the first anniversary of its popular direct service from London to Lyon and the South of France, which has sold over 182,000 tickets since launch.
The platforms at London St Pancras have been transformed into lush vineyards to mark the milestone and showcase the wine tasting regions within easy reach of London.
Royal Horticultural Halls hosts President Obama's town hall meeting
- Category: Venues & Events
- Created on Thursday, 28 April 2016 16:15
Repainting entire streets with an obscure colour schemeLondon’s historic Royal Horticultural Halls has played host to its highest profile guest yet; the President of the United States, as part of his final UK visit as incumbent leader.
President Obama – whose objective at the event was to inspire students and young people about the future - arrived at the venue’s Lindley Hall on Saturday (26th April), and after a warm welcome from the staff and events team, went on to present a ten minute speech followed by an hour long question and answer session offering young people the chance to converse with him.
Sundial Venues awarded Platinum and Gold for sustainability
- Category: Awards
- Created on Thursday, 28 April 2016 16:00
Highgate House in Northamptonshire is one of three venues internationally that has received Platinum status while Woodside in Warwickshire, and Barnett Hill in Surrey have received Gold..