A London hotel with everything – and more
- Category: ITCM slept here
- Created on Friday, 01 July 2016 16:30
Sydney Paulden visits London’s complete venue, Hotel Novotel London WestA group of event organisers think they are dreaming. They have a wide variety of events to arrange and they are in a venue that appears to have solutions to all their problems. It is alongside Hammersmith tube station with lines that link directly with Heathrow Airport, the city centre and theatreland. It has 630 guestrooms. Up to 3,000 delegates can be accommodated in the self-contained Conference Centre that boasts 32 separate meeting rooms all linked by wide corridors and escalators that can move either up or down to meet the peak demands.
Warwick Castle welcomes new Divisional Director, Nick Blofeld
- Category: Appointments
- Created on Friday, 01 July 2016 16:15
New Divisional Director to take up role at exciting point in Warwick Castle’s contemporary historyWarwick Castle is welcoming its new Divisional Director, Nick Blofeld, in time for a busy summer. Nick brings extensive experience from across the leisure industry and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the castles operations moving forward.
Brexit could lead to abolition of VAT on tourism
- Category: Agency & Association
- Created on Friday, 01 July 2016 16:00
Minister says Brexit could lead to abolition of VAT on tourismA senior Cabinet Minister has said that the Brexit referendum vote could lead to a cut in the rate of VAT levied on tourism.
John Whittingdale, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, speaking at a British Hospitality Association (BHA) summit in London said:
“If we wanted, for example, to abolish VAT on accommodation or attractions, we could now do so. We couldn’t have done when we were in the European Union”
Tobacco Dock host star-studded Evening Standard Business Awards
- Category: Venues & Events
- Created on Friday, 01 July 2016 15:45
The evening celebrated the very best companies and personalities in the capital’s business landscape, with an audience made up of FTSE Index corporations, SME owners, entrepreneurs and influential moguls.