2020 News -
04 May 2021
Drayton Manor Hotel is delighted to be re-opening from Wednesday 19th May! The team are currently working behind the scenes to respond to enquiries and are preparing the hotel for guest arrivals in the near future.
12 Feb 2021
Keele’s newest hotel, Courtyard by Marriott Keele Staffordshire, located at Keele University’s Science and Innovation Park, has opened its doors today, 1st February 2021.
A Collaboration comes to fruition with the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott Keele Staffordshire in February 202112 Feb 2021
It’s almost two years since the announcement of the collaboration between Keele University and Tower Hotel Management, to deliver the 150-bedroom Courtyard Hotel Keele Staffordshire, which opens on February 1st 2021. Whilst most ventures of this nature will see challenges throughout the build, this project has had the additional challenges of managing a new build during a pandemic and the obstacles COVID-19 placed on the project.
18 Dec 2020
As students head home at the end of the University term, the Keele University Events and Conferencing (KUEC) Team reflect on how they have transferred their project management and customer service skills to support the students on Campus and head up the COVID Response Teams.
05 Nov 2020
Keele University Events and Conferencing have been awarded the Best Academic/Research Institution Meeting Venue at the prestigious CHS Awards 2020.
28 Aug 2020
Fifty jobs are being created as Stoke-on-Trent's newest hotel gets ready to welcome its first guests. Hanley's £20 million Hilton Garden Inn, under construction on the Smithfield site, will be completed before the autumn. An opening date has yet to be set but bookings are expected to be taken shortly.
27 Aug 2020
To provide reassurance to you and your delegates, the team has created a safe meeting environment for you to meet, re-group and network in confidence.
14 Aug 2020
Yarnfield Park are committed to ensuring that all of their guests stay safe and feel safe
15 Jul 2020
The National Memorial Arboretum, in Staffordshire, has been awarded a £100,000 emergency grant from a new funding scheme established by The National Lottery Heritage Fund.
24 Jun 2020
As part of the major programme to develop antibody tests to track the level of COVID-19 infection in the community, Emma Woodcock, Head of Event and Business Development assisted in the delivery of what is normally sports event space to be transformed into a Clinical Trial Unit.