Venues & Events

Soaring Success for Favourite Days Out in Cheshire

Favourite Days Out in Cheshire gets off to a flying start in 2013 with raptors, Romans, and Robinsons’ finest ales!
This year the consortium of Cheshire’s top attractions celebrates its 25th birthday and launches its new leaflet at Blakemere Craft Centre near Northwich with the help of new members Cheshire Falconry, Roman Tours and Robinsons’ Brewery Visitor Centre that opens on 28th March.


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Kempton Park Racecourse releases C&E statistics

Surrey venue has seen an increase in conference and events business throughout 2012

Kempton Park Racecourse has reported a dramatic increase in conference and events profits and attendance levels for the period between January 2011 and January 2012.
The Jockey Club Venues racecourse, based in Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, has cultivated a reputation for event excellence and flexibility, and is a popular venue for meetings, conferences, exhibitions, private events and live music evenings. This is reflected in the reported increase in C&E profits of 33% from 2011 to 2012, meaning sales from conferences and events alone now contribute to 50% of the racecourse’s overall profits.


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Emirates to Partner Lancashire County Cricket Club

Emirates Partner Lancashire County Cricket Club

Stadium to be renamed 'Emirates Old Trafford'

Emirates, one of the world's fastest growing airlines, has announced that it will be the official stadium naming rights partner of Lancashire County Cricket Club.
As part of the 10 year deal, Lancashire County Cricket Club's home ground will be renamed Emirates Old Trafford and the Emirates brand will also appear on the front of the team's Friends Life t20 playing kits. The new agreement also includes stadium branding and contains a number of marketing rights, which come into effect immediately.


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New Director of Golf raises benchmark at La Manga Club

La Manga Club’s new director of golf Gary Silcock is well-known for delivering all-round excellence in the golf resort sector and is determined to continue his impressive record at Europe’s premier sports and leisure destination. Silcock took up his new role at La Manga Club at the start of the year and is relishing the chance to help the five-star resort match the standards that he has helped set in his previous roles, most recently at The Belfry.

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The F1 Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix is now less than a month away

The Sepang International Circuit, 50km from Malaysia’s Capital of Kuala Lumpur is once again preparing to welcome over 100,000 spectators for The F1 Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix from 22 – 24 March 2013.  The race is now in its 15th Anniversary and promises to be one of the biggest sporting events in South East Asia in 2013.  

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