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Research: Over half of ABPCO members organise events with turnover exceeding £1 Million

The Association of British Professional Conference Organisers (ABPCO), the UK’s only professional body for association conference and not-for-profit event organisers has revealed the success of its members through the release of an Impact Survey. The survey results highlight the fact that 57% of ABPCO members have a portfolio of events generating turnover in excess of […]

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Huge solar energy installation well under way as Wyboston Lakes Resort progresses on Green Energy Roadmap towards self-sufficiency

Wyboston Lakes Resort has implemented phase one of its Green Energy Roadmap and embarked on phase two of its path towards self-sufficiency in Green Energy. 356KWh of solar panels and a 200KWh storage battery installed at The Willows Training Centre are already helping to make the Centre more self-sufficient in electricity even on some winter […]

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New hotel manager appointed to Park Regis Birmingham

Switch Hospitality Management Ltd has announced the appointment of Kirstie Orton as the hotel manager of its flagship hotel, Park Regis Birmingham. Kirstie joined Park Regis Birmingham as head housekeeper in 2020, and her new appointment as hotel manager is reflective of her deep understanding of the business, strong leadership skills and commitment to excellence […]

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Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Scoops Top Award for Business Growth

The Mercure Manchester Piccadilly hotel has won a prestigious award at the annual conference of its management company, Aimbridge Hospitality, which represents more than 1,500 properties globally. The award for ‘Most Improved Brand Metric Performance 2023’, sponsored by Accor, honoured the iconic four-star hotel for achieving an impressive year-on-year improvement of 12.7%. This follows a […]

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Ocean Sciences Meeting heads to Glasgow in 2026

GLASGOW—Ocean Sciences Meeting 2026 (OSM26) will be held in Glasgow – the first meeting outside of the United States for the biennial conference founded in 1982. The meeting will bring together more than 5,000 delegates in Scotland to discuss all aspects of oceanography following previous events in San Diego and New Orleans. OSM26, which will […]

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Millennium Point Birmingham

MILLENNIUM POINT WINS AT THE GREATER BIRMINGHAM CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE AWARDS 2024 Millennium Point has been awarded the Excellence in Hospitality, Retail & Events Award at the Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Awards 2024. The Awards are the region’s biggest celebration of business and were hosted by broadcaster and comedienne Noreen Khan. The award winners […]