Venues & Events

The pie's the limit at Everton

Everton pies
Fans at one of the UK’s leading sports grounds are rejoicing after one of the club’s most popular signings had its contract renewed.
Pies are a traditional match day treat at Goodison Park, home to Everton Football Club, which has sourced them from East Lancashire-based Clayton Park Bakery for the past eight years.
Now, Sodexo Prestige, which manages conferences and events at the ground, has signed a further three year contract with the bakery.


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The 12th King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament triumphs in Thailand

The 12th King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament
The 12th annual King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament came to a close on Sunday in the royal seaside town of Hua Hin in Thailand. Attended by teams from all over the world, as well as celebrities, VIP guests and many Bangkok and local Hua Hin residents, the tournament was a resounding success, offering up a showcase of skillful play, plenty of memorable moments and a new winning team for 2013.

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Kenya to host Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference in Nairobi 24th – 27th September 2013

The Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference (ESTC) will be held at the Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi from 24th - 27th September 2013 and will bring together 500 ecotourism professionals from around the world.
ESTC is The International Ecotourism Society’s (TIES) annual conference and is now in its seventh year. The ESTC is a leading international meeting place where individuals gather to discuss innovative ideas that will encourage change.


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De Vere Venues’ 17 Portland Place re-launches in London 

De Vere Venues’ 17 Portland Place
De Vere Venues, the UK’s premier provider of meeting and event space has further increased its presence within the London corporate market, by today re-opening 17 Portland Place following a facelift.
Situated in the heart of the West-End, located just minutes from Oxford Circus tube station and a short walk from Bond Street, Great Portland Street and Marylebone stations,  17 Portland Place is a stunning Georgian building, offering the perfect mix of traditional architecture paired with contemporary technologies, from top-of-the-range AV equipment through to free Wi-Fi. .


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Save over £650 on group golf breaks at Dartmouth in 2014

Golf groups are being offered exceptional value when they stay at Dartmouth Golf & Country Club over the next 12 months, with savings of more than £650 available on unlimited golf breaks in 2014.
Golfers can enjoy amazing discounts when they visit the South Devon resort on its ‘Early Bird’ package until October 2014, with a two-night golf break with three days’ unlimited golf on offer from only £159 per person.


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