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Hamilton Park Racecourse and North Lanarkshire College saddle-up for artistic legacy
Hamilton Park Racecourse and North Lanarkshire College saddle-up for artistic legacy
One of Lanarkshire’s most popular meetings and events spaces Hamilton Park Racecourse, has partnered with New College Lanarkshire to launch an exciting new competition. Students from the college’s Art and Design course have been tasked with creating a mural which captures the...
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Alona Hotel unveils new branding
Alona Hotel unveils new branding
One of Lanarkshire’s most popular venues, the Alona Hotel, has rolled out its new branding. The stunning four-star hotel unveiled its new website, brochure and logo in November, after spending the summer perfecting the look and feel of the brand. The new...
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Hilton Strathclyde welcomes rebrand
Hilton Strathclyde welcomes rebrand
The UK’s fastest growing upscale brand, DoubleTree by Hilton, has announced the opening of a newly refurbished hotel in Lanarkshire. The Strathclyde hotel, previously part of the Hilton Hotels & Resorts portfolio, converted to a DoubleTree by Hilton as part of a...
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Post-event activities in Lanarkshire
Post-event activities in Lanarkshire
As one of Scotland’s most popular corporate events destinations, Lanarkshire has a lot to offer when it comes to post-meeting activities. Whether you are looking to motivate delegates with an adrenaline fuelled day or de-stress after a hectic day in the boardroom,...
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Corporate Christmas events at Hamilton Park Racecourse
Corporate Christmas events at Hamilton Park Racecourse
As one of Lanarkshire’s most glamourous venues, Hamilton Park Racecourse has once again pulled out all the stops. The renowned venue is set to impress over 4,000 expected party-goers with corporate entertainment from Capital FM DJs and extravagant decorations including more than...
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Corporate Christmas events at Alona Hotel
Corporate Christmas events at Alona Hotel
The four-star venue Alona Hotel located in the stunning Strathclyde Park will be hosting two Christmas party nights this December. Taking place on the 2 December and 23 December guests will be able to dance the night away to both a live...
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Corporate Christmas events at ScotKart
Corporate Christmas events at ScotKart
Corporate Christmas events do not have to be about tuxedos and party dresses, in Lanarkshire there is the option to switch the heels for a helmet with a day out at ScotKart, Cambuslang. Those expecting a turkey with all the trimmings will...
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Corporate Christmas events at Best Western Hotels
Corporate Christmas events at Best Western Hotels
The Best Western Hotels group will be hosting Christmas parties at two of their Lanarkshire venues. At the Best Western Moorning Hotel, Motherwell, guests can dine out on a four course festive meal for just £27.95 per head. After indulging on this...
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Corporate Christmas events at Best Western Hotels (1)
Corporate Christmas events at Best Western Hotels (1)
In Lanarkshire, corporate events are not reserved to hotels or purpose built event spaces. This December there is an option to celebrate Christmas at one of the area’s most popular sporting venues. Motherwell Football Club’s home stadium, Fir Park, will be swapping...
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Chef’s award is icing on cake for Lanarkshire venue
Chef’s award is icing on cake for Lanarkshire venue
One of the chefs at luxury five-star Lanarkshire venue, Crossbasket Castle in East Kilbride has walked away with a top award at this year’s Chocolate Show in London. Pastry chef, David Simak, scooped the Chocolate Dessert of the Year after impressing judges...
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Applications for the Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards now open
Applications for the Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards now open
The race is on to be crowned winner at the 2017 Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards, as the application process has now opened. This is great opportunity to celebrate recent achievements and showcase what Lanarkshire has to offer, and as such businesses from...
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Five top tips from Lanarkshire’s event managers
Five top tips from Lanarkshire’s event managers
As a hotspot for corporate meetings and events as well as the host of the 2014 Commonwealth Games cycling event, Lanarkshire certainly knows how to deliver world class events. VenuesLanarkshire has decided to tap into this wealth of expertise, and asked the...
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