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Whether you're looking for venue inspo, planning tips, or case studies from real-life corporate events, find them all here.

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London Venues

Eco-Events at ORTUS

ORTUS was purpose built by the Maudsley Charity in order to create an all-inclusive, welcoming space for training, meetings and events for the South London and Maudsley NHS foundation Trust (SLAM). Maudsley works closely with SLAM, which provides the UK's widest range of mental health services. The venue is now open to everyone and regularly used by the public sector and for corporate e

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Meetings

BMA House Gives You 4 Reasons to Feel Great

BMA House is a breath of fresh air. Meeting spaces at BMA House make you feel good. Since 1925, BMA House has been the headquarters of the British Medical Association. A professional association and trade union for doctors in the UK. Fitting then that like like it’s members, BMA House is dedicated to helping you feel better, though in this case, they’re helping you feel good about you

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Awards Ceremonies

113 Chancery Lane at The Law Society

113 Chancery Lane is a versatile venue suited to everything from weddings to awards dinners . Alighting from the tube at Temple on your way to the venue, you will find yourself in one of the most curious areas in London. Heading Northwest toward Chancery Lane, you will quickly find yourself amongst q

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Corporate Events

Hire Space Professional: A Day in the Life

I’d love to say that organising an event is every bit as fun as the event itself, but in reality, it’s hard work. Anyone that has organised a major event knows the dedication it takes to bring everything together to achieve success. It’s a stressful job managing the requirements of your guests, expectations of your boss and the resources available. That is why Hire Space Professional exists. It’s an account managed, event organising service designed to help profess

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Hotels

Venue Review: Nutfield Priory Hotel

When I was offered the chance to get away from the hustle bustle of the City and explore the picturesque Surrey countryside - I couldn't resist. The Handpicked Hotels brand have a number of country houses across the UK and the opportunity came up to experience Nutfield Priory Hotel & Spa. I took a direct train from London Bridge - Redhill and caught a taxi from the station to the hotel. The taxi pulled into the hotel's long drive which is surrounded by 12 acres of garden and this was slowly bui

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Historic Venues

Esteemed Events at the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom is a fascinating mix of modern sensibility and high tradition. This is exemplified in the venue itself and their approach to events. The Middlesex Guildhall, the home to the UK’s Supreme Court after its creation in 2009, dates back to 1906 when construction began, yet evokes the soul of something much older. Termed “art-nouveau gothic” by some, the sty

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Summer Parties

Unique Venue of the Month: The Hurlingham Club

For 1500 years Hurlingham field has been a site of natural tranquillity and respite. Since the first Anglo-Saxon settlers first founded a farm there after sailing up the Thames, Hurlingham has welcomed its visitors with lush grass, the leafy shade of regal oaks and the gentle lapping of the river.

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Summer Parties

The Summer Party You've Always Dreamed of at Shoreditch Gardens

Nothing says it is summer like a garden party. A bit of alfresco food and drink, a cool breeze and blue skies. But when you’re in the City finding a vibrant natural space with enough room to host a proper party can be difficult. Shoreditch Gardens offers a gorgeous natural space ready to he

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Events

Battersea Evolution: Delivering Events on a Scale like No Other

When events need to go big, and I mean mind-bogglingly show-stoppingly huge, they book Battersea Evolution . Quietly hidden in the heart of Battersea Park, this event space is like stumbling into a secret paradise. One of London's best corporate events spaces , with capacity for 5000 guests, Battersea Evolution is ready to deliver epic events on an amazing scale. The versatil

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Conferences

Events Inspired by Science

The Science Museum is a temple to innovation and human achievement. I don’t remember how old I was when I first stepped foot into that grand entrance hall and was mesmerised by the great machines in action. Huge metal wheels whirling with a kinetic majesty that propelled Britain into the technological and social upheaval of the Industrial Revolution. Even today, stepping into that grand space is just as inspiring. It’s a feeling that

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Hotels

Stylish Events at Sofitel London St James

London's only Sofitel is a celebration of the city, accented with the style and glamour of Paris. With its impressive neo-classic facade, the five-star hotel is a venue with the wow-factor.

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Party

Dreamy Sunsets and Sparkling Skylines: Seasonal Parties at ArcelorMittal Orbit

When you’re throwing a party, you’ve got to wow your guests. And we reckon the best way to thrill them is with an amazing location. Enter ArcelorMittal Orbit Tower.

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Corporate Events

Retro 50s Charm: Events at The Congress Centre

The Congress Centre is a flexible venue, with many talents. It combines bright modern spaces and the latest AV tech in a building featuring classic mid-century modern style accents. You might recognise the Congress Centre . It is beloved by TV and Film companies looking to capture the feel of the 50s. The Congress Centre is architecturally renowned as one of the finest period examples in central London. Mixed in with the high-tech equipm

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Party

Cirque le Soir: Unique Venue of the Month

A night at Cirque le Soir is an assault on the senses. Their decadent private club prides itself on being one of London’s most exclusive night spots. With the motto “If you don’t know, don’t worry’ their risque circus theme aims to create a titillating experience unlike any other. As a high-end exclusive venue, Cirque le Soir understands and appreciates the expectation of excellence. This standard shines through e

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Corporate Events

7 ½ Ideas for Events at East Wintergarden Guests Will Never Forget

Located in the beating heart of London’s financial sector, East Wintergarden offers a glamorous corporate venue for events looking for a bit of flair and fizzle. Comprised of three exceptional spaces, East Wintergarden offers a premier events experience on any scale. From knowledge sharing workshops for 20 delegates to magnificent gala d

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Corporate Events

To Plan the Perfect Conference You Only Have to Look at Olympia London

By looking at the features offered by Olympia London, we are presented with an almost step by step guide to hosting a successful event to engage and connect with guests.

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Meetings

Amplify Your Ideas at The Saïd Business School

From the smoky myth of the Oxford to the city’s position as one of the world's foremost hives of academia, Oxford has an undeniable reputation as a breeding ground for ideas. The Saïd Business School is the perfect place to create, discuss and pitch your own ideas in this historic city.

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Venues

Prepare. Speak. Win: 9 Essential Speaking and Presentation tips

Presentations make everyone nervous. Whether you’re pitching an idea, delivering a keynote speech at a conference or taking part in a live discussion, speaking in front of an audience is always a little bit daunting. We’ve put together some essential tips to give your next address a boost. Prepare Benjamin Franklin is quoted as saying failing to prepare is preparing to fail. Undertaking the correct preparation for speaking at conferenc

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Corporate Events

Speak with Confidence: Conferences at Odeon Venues

Utilising its portfolio of state of the art cinemas, Odeon provides excellent conferencing and business spaces. Their exciting cinema environments are ideal for hosting talks and presentations that will leave a memorable impression. It’s fitting then that both the cinema screen and the conference stage are often dominated by great talks. Feats of rhetoric that wow audiences and connect with them on a deeper level. We’ve chosen

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Unique Venue Of The Month

Unique Venue of the Month: Eventim Apollo

.The Eventim Apollo is the venue of superstars. Capable of hosting everything from the ultimate conference presentation to elegant gala dinners that bask in the art-deco atmosphere of the theatre. Since its opening in the thirties, the venue has become famed both for its comedy acts and as a music venue that has hosted many legendary acts throughout its life, including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and Bob Marley. The spac

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Cocktail Inspiration

The London Reign: Venue Review

This Christmas, indulge your guests with a truly ostentatious party at The London Reign Club . Building on music halls traditions with Moulin Rouge-esque flair and opulence, hosting a party at The London Reign is sure to be a night to remember. Christmas parties here will go down in office legend, though it’s up to you whether that’s a good thing. More than just a party, The London Reign’s

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Top Venues

Dine with Cézanne at the National Portrait Gallery

After years struggling to find a permanent space for the collection, The National Portrait Gallery opened it's current site on 4th April 1896. It is now renowned for its unique showcase of art, biography, history and fame, and welcomes over two million visitors a year, who come to view the famous faces who adorn the walls, from Shakespeare to the Duch

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Venue Marketing

RSA House: An Enlightened Venue

The mission of the RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) is to enrich society through ideas and action. > “We believe that all human beings have creative capacities that, when understood and supported, can be mobilised to deliver a 21st-century enlightenment.” Just as the RSA enriches people’s lives, RSA house is a venue that will enrich and enliven every event it hosts. This historic masterpiece is a p

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Events

Purple Hound: Championing Accessibility in Events

In October this year, Hire Space is bringing its first live experience, EventLAB , to CodeNode in London. The event brings together senior event bookers, venues, suppliers and a stellar lineup of industry thought leaders for two days of talks, CPD accredited workshops and masterclasses alongside interactive networking opportu

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Weddings

5 Reasons to Book Wembley Stadium for Your Next Event

Wembley Stadium , perhaps the greatest stadium in the UK. The very name of which stirs the soul of any football fan. This great landmark was reopened in 2007 after being reconstructed on the site of the original stadium, built in 1923. Contained within the hallowed walls of this sporting pilgrimage site, are some truly spectacular contemporary events spaces - the exclusive Wembley Suite, the Bobby Moore room, the Great Hall, two signature

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