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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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One year to go until The Big Stampede invades Hamilton
One year to go until The Big Stampede invades Hamilton
VenuesLanarkshire is calling on local businesses to join the pack and support Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity by sponsoring the Big Stampede project.
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Lanarkshire gets a new luxury venue
Lanarkshire gets a new luxury venue
Lanarkshire has added a new luxury five-star hotel to its wide range of accommodation. Crossbasket Castle in Blantyre was rescued from ruin in 2011 by a local businessman and his wife. Through a £9million investment the couple have saved the property and...
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Lanarkshire hotel announces £500,000 revamp
Lanarkshire hotel announces £500,000 revamp
Luxury Hotel & Spa group QHotels has announced its £500,000 investment in the spa and leisure facilities of The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort, Cumbernauld and the recruitment of at least ten new members of staff.
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The Elphinstone Hotel awarded top tourism award
The Elphinstone Hotel awarded top tourism award
The Elphinstone Hotel in Biggar, has been crowned a winner at this year’s Lanarkshire Business Excellence Award. The traditional country inn walked away with the John Brinkins Award for Excellence in Tourism which was sponsored by our partner website BeLanarkshire. The glitzy...
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Lanarkshire corporate venues now on the map for foodies
Lanarkshire corporate venues now on the map for foodies
Lanarkshire’s corporate venues have been put on the map as foodie hotspots with the launch of a new regional food map. The map paints a vivid picture of the varied food scene in the region - from farm shops and markets, to...
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Best corporate venues showcased at Business Week
Best corporate venues showcased at Business Week
VenuesLanarkshire will be demonstrating why the region is Scotland's hidden gem for corporate venues at the fifth annual Lanarkshire Business Week which runs from 29 February to 4 March 2016.
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Lanarkshire Business Week
Lanarkshire Business Week
February 29 marks of the beginning of Lanarkshire Business Week. Now in its 5th year the week-long event, which is expected to attract 1,500 people will feature workshops, seminars, and networking opportunities for companies looking to expand their enterprise.
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A toast to Rabbie at the Westerwood Hotel
A toast to Rabbie at the Westerwood Hotel
Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland (SBH Scotland) hosted its annual Community Burns Supper and Ceilidh Disco at The Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld.
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