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*Important BNC Show NEWS* 

BNC Show announces Mansion House as the venue for its October 2024 Show.  Find out more here

Thank you, BNC Community 

Look at what your involvement in our September 2023 BNC Show meant to two global good causes. Click here

26 Prizes Up for Grabs at The BNC Show: 20th September

Overnight stays, show tickets, afternoon teas, sporting and team experiences - all of these prizes *and more* are on offer at The BNC Show!!!

Every BNC Show guest is AUTOMATICALLY entered into 

The BNC Grand Prize Draw! Read all about it here.

Let’s get seasonal in South London! Celebrate winter wonder at Woolwich Works this Christmas, with a sumptuous seated dinner in our beautifully restored dockside building. Read all about it here.

Great Discussions had at Down Hall Hotel 

The ‘ditching of hybrid events’, ‘event apps’ and ‘events in a pre and post covid world’, are just some of the things discussed between likeminded eventprofs at the DBF/BNC ‘Be Our Guest’ Forum at Down Hall Hotel last month. Read all about it here.

Event Managers compare US hotel contracts and quotes at BNC Round Table

BNC members got together recently for a round table discussion on managing corporate events in the US. Read all about price hikes and contract negotiations here.

Imperial Venues is offering 10% off last-minute room hire this summer! Take advantage of this special offer by contacting the Imperial Venues team and quoting LASTMINUTE10. This offer is available on room bookings made by 30 June and taking place between 1 July and 1 October 2023*. Read more

Cheers to change! The UK drinks industry and the public’s drinks enthusiasts alike, will come together on Saturday June 17th for the launch of Positive Spirits, the new one day event experience from sustainable events agency Legacy Events, taking place at White Rabbit Studios in Shoreditch, London. Read more

Keeping People Moving when Strikes Happen

When transport unions agree to strike it affects the entire nation but what is the impact on corporate events and the managers responsible for getting people to places?

BNC club members have got together to chat about their experiences. Read more

Level 5 Views captured by India Roper-Evans 

You might not have heard about this venue before. It's because this summer is the first time the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is open for hire. 

Not only brimming with gorgeous plants, the rooftop garden also boasts some pretty spectacular views, stretching to Big Ben in the west and St. Paul's Cathedral in the east (and beyond). Wow your colleagues or clients by introducing them to this green oasis in the centre of London. Read more

Lime Venue Portfolio is predicting continued growth in the meetings and events market following release of its latest Q1 trends data. The information, which is taken from across the portfolio’s 80+ venues, shows quarter on quarter growth for the last two periods and predictions for further growth in the second half of 2023. Read more

Twickenham Stadium together with Lyfecycle, are turning the stadiums plastic cup event waste into team benches for use across grassroots rugby. The move follows the launch last year of its ‘self-destructing’ plastic cup, but this time plastic waste is transformed for use in the youth game. Read more

It's time again for event professionals to showcase their amazing talents for the Events R Talented 2023 Talent Competition.  Think Britain's Got Talent for the Events Industry. Run on a pure not-for-profit basis, all monies raised from entry fees, donations, raffle and auction prizes go to an annual nominated charity. For 2023, ERT hope to raise as much as possible for SEED - Eating Disorder Support Services which helps people suffering from eating disorders. Read more

BNC Recommends: Foxhills Country Club & Resort 

In another instalment of 'BNC Recommends' we take a look at Foxhills Country Club & Resort and find out all about their latest rise in popularity with corporate groups.  Read more here

Saving soldiers' lives 


In his spare time BNC Show exhibitor Paul Liczbinski, voco Reading’s Director of Sales and Marketing, has been delivering aid to soldiers on the frontline in Ukraine. Read his amazing story here

A unique events space at the heart of London’s most iconic destination. Control Room A is the jewel in the crown of Battersea Power Station, a landmark on the London skyline and an important part of the city’s identity. Read more

BNC Exhibitor News

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Hybrid Events at The Royal Society

The Royal Society, which is home to the National Academy of Science, can host events with a blend of history, science and high-tech Read more

Stay-safe tips for lone women travellers

BNC eventprof members help each other to travel safe with good venue recommendations and a 'stay safe' list

International Women's Day 2023

In celebration of International Women’s Day we are highlighting some of the incredible female event partners of our BNC Show.

Read their stories here and come and meet these amazing women in person at The BNC Show | 19th April | Central Hall Westminster | London SW1H 9NH 

The Eastside Rooms launches inclusion guide 

If every venue around the world took inclusivity as serious as this the world would be a better place Read more

Roundhouse hosts A-list comedy event 

Stars of the comedy circuit gathered at Camden’s Roundhouse recently for the National Comedy Awards.


The Action for Children Events Team are getting ready for two high value special events, raising vital funds to give more UK children a safe and happy childhood. They couldn’t do them without a team of incredible volunteers to help. Will you be one of them?  Click here

Record Growth reported for GL Events 

Major global events company GL Events has reported a huge hike in revenue thanks to a record 2022 where it staged some of the world’s key exhibition, conference and sporting events.  Click here


At The BNC Show in September 2022, we donated one of our '10th anniversary' Mulberry handbags to a very worthy fundraiser. Read more


We're donating trees again with our next BNC Show! 

It's taking place on 19th April 9am-4pm at Central Hall Westminster. 

When you register just tick the 'donate' box for Just One Tree. SEE HERE

Sixty event professionals from corporate companies, event agencies and overseas hotels were among the first in the industry to find out about the latest news and developments at The Lygon Arms Hotel. Click here

During the lengthy lockdown periods of the COVID-19 pandemic most of the nation took on new past times. From crocheting to cycling, quiz nights to card games, the added downtime gave us the chance rediscover new talents and spend more time honing skills.

Hector Ross, managing partner of The Signet Collection, went that one, massive step further.

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BNC People 

BMA House's venue marketing manager Rebecca Hurley's talks about her passion for sustainability and the venue's 'best event ever.'

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A right Royal-tea at Cliveden House 

A new afternoon tea menu, inspired by the forthcoming Coronation of King Charles III, is available at Cliveden House throughout 2023.

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New Hoxton hotel opens

The four points on London’s compass are now covered by The Hoxton, with the latest opening, The Hoxton, Shepherds Bush opening....

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New in New York

Le Méridien has opened its second New York City property with the Le Méridien New York, Fifth Avenue.  Read more

A Forum for All at The Hilton at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton

We held the first of a new set of networking forums recently using two new event partners, or should we say industry powerhouses, DBF Events and the Hilton at the Ageas Bowl Southampton.

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BNC Show receives carbon offset certification

Using sustainability consultants for the first time helped The BNC meet sustainability objectives for its 10th Anniversary BNC Show 

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BNC partners with DBF for new-style networking forum

The BNC and DBF Have formed a partnership to deliver a new range of unique forums to the international MICE market.  The partnership will deliver forums that include UK corporate event managers and UK Event management agencies – all under one roof.

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RHH's Lindley Hall hosts huge wine tasting event

The pioneering glassmaker Riedel recently held tutored tastings at the Royal Horticultural Halls’ Lindley Hall and Westminster Kingsway College.

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Be Our Guest! 

Eventprofs - get ready to be a delegate for the day! 

More details released on The BNC Forum with DBF Events 

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Lucky Number Seven for The Hoxton's New Openings 

The Hoxton is set to expand its global community, with seven new hotels opening  in Europe’s key cities by early 2024.

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Redbull Racing ahead with food waste reduction

The brand, which recently launched a series of new spaces across its Milton Keynes based campus, has announced a series of initiatives, in and out of its kitchens, to support sustainable farming and sourcing for event menus.

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Tim Sparrow joins The Eastside Rooms as General Manager

The Eastside Rooms has appointed a new General Manager. Tim Sparrow, previously of Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, 

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Twickenham Achieves Green Meetings Accreditation

Twickenham has received accreditation from Green Tourism, an organisation that encourages and promotes ‘greener’ businesses.

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Friendly faces at Central Hall Venues

Central Hall Venues has strengthened its team with two new appointments: Rhiannon Thomas and Emre Cevik 

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Central Hall Westminster chosen to host The BNC Show 2023 

Central Hall Westminster, part of Central Hall Venues group, will host the BNC Show in April 2023. 

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Triple win for Barceló at World Travel Awards 

A hat-trick of awards went to the Barceló Group at the 29th annual European Gala of the World Travel Awards on Sunday (October 2) night.

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Chelsea Scores with Lime Portfolio

Lime Venue Portfolio, the UK’s largest portfolio of unique, sporting and cultural meeting and event venues, has welcomed Chelsea FC into its membership.

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You're invited! Join Ru&Co's Salon Privé Showcase event over breakfast, lunch or dinner and cocktails. Includes a fantastic lineup of three brand new hotels from Switzerland, Düsseldorf and Cyprus.

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BNC members rally round and share advice and best practice on what to do with events planned for the next ten days. Read more

The BNC Show's Sustainability plan part 2

Carbon Consultancy has been carbon neutral for 11 years. Read how they achieved that, how they help others, and what they will be bringing to The BNC Show. Find out more

Cvent Connect Europe 2022

Join Fellow Event Professionals at Cvent CONNECT Europe 2022

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Searcys says Cheers!

Free fizz for everyone on Searcys Day, celebrating 175 years. Find out more

RCP London Events

RCP London Events to host Radio Academy Festival 2022.

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Waldorf Astoria news 

Hilton Worldwide has opened a new Waldorf Astoria property in Kuwait. Find out more

Suppliers Sought at iconic London venue

Somerset House opens search for sustainable, inclusive and diverse suppliers

The BNC Show's Sustainability plan part 1

The BNC is proud to announce that one of its sustainability partners for the next BNC Show at The HAC on Wednesday 21st September is reWARD Events; specialist sustainable event management and consultancy company.

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You're Invited! 

It’s our tenth anniversary BNC Show on Wednesday 21st September at The HAC and you and your events team ARE INVITED!

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Huge new team at Lime Venue Portfolio

Lime Venue Portfolio has appointed new Business Development Managers following the continued growth of its portfolio and the increasing need to support its customers in placing meetings and events within it.

BDC net-zero target

Business Design Centre (BDC) has released the company’s roadmap to Net-Zero with sights set to achieve the target before 2030. Find out more

International Travel Awards

A DMC in Greece and a business hotel in Ghana are among this year's winners in the International Travel Awards 2022, announced today, August 19.

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Unbound in Santorini

As part of The Unbound Collection, Hyatt has opened the Magma Resort Santorini, a first for the global chain in the Greek islands.

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Marriott opens 191-room hotel in cultural Barranquilla

Marriott Hotels, the signature flag of Marriott Bonvoy's 30 extraordinary hotel brands, has announced the opening of the highly-anticipated Barranquilla Marriott Hotel.

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Center Parcs' immersive appeal pleases

Center Parcs is reporting a growth period after boosting its conference offering

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BMA House wins eco award 

BMA House has become one of the first venues in the world to achieve Greengage’s ECOsmart Platinum accreditation. 

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Peninsula property news

Two new Peninsula properties are getting ready to wow the luxury market

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Help us build a forest

When you sign-up and attend The BNC Show (21st Sept at The HAC) you can opt-in to plant a tree

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What else is being added-on?

BNC Club members discuss being faced with 'unexpected extras' at the end of events 

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Business is booming at Wyboston

A couple of bold decisions taken by Wyboston Lakes Resort's management is reaping rewards 

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Central Hall Venues' Nicholson Square Edinburgh hosts Fringe Festival

Meeting Needs' Chair laces-up

Chris Peacock joins events industry colleagues in a summer of training ahead of October's Royal Parks Half Marathon 

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The Wesley is ready for Afternoon Tea Week! 

A delicious deal for Afternoon Tea for two is on offer 

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New hotel in Oslo

Radisson RED blends style with sustainability in its newest Norwegian installation  

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Ruthie Coverdale, Diane Worcester and Jenna Roberts are the new events team at the Royal Horticultural Halls in Westminster. 

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Recently at Vue West End on Leicester Square, 250 event organisers and agents attended the launch of Vue’s immersive cinema experience, themed around the highly acclaimed Baz Luhrmann film ‘Elvis.’

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The Barceló Tenerife 5* hotel, located right on the beach and near the San Blas Nature Reserve in southern Tenerife, is re-opening after fully refurbishing its guest rooms and common areas thanks to an €8.6 million investment.

Owned by Hotel Investment Partners, the sustainable and environmentally-friendly architecture makes this the perfect destination for people who love nature, the local culture and adventure sports. Read more

Center Parcs is set to reawaken The Venue, its conference and events space, in September 2022 at two of its most accessible and sought-after destinations in the UK: Woburn Forest in Bedfordshire and Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire. Read more

Andrew Woods, Meeting and Event Sales Director Leonardo Royal Hotels heads out to Romania to volunteer as a summer camp leader, bringing fun, joy and friendship to vulnerable, disabled or seriously ill children who benefit from the UK-founded Hospices of Hope. Read more

Silverstone is racing towards its sustainability goals with an industry first

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We chat with Andrew Cussens, BNC Preferred Supplier, film maker and director of FilmFolk  

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Monday 18th July 2022 we will be personally delivering a sweet treat to your offices to help you cool down in this heatwave. With the help of The Ice Cream Cab and some friendly faces, we would love to have 5-10 minutes of your time to simply swap business cards and have you return back to your desks having  INDULGED in a little scoop of happiness. Read more

COVID-19 and contracts

BNC Corporate Buyer Members discuss contracts and which clauses stay in 

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Values and venues 

Do your company values affect your venue and destination choices? They do for many.

Read what some BNC Club Members say

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Charity looking for festival volunteers

Action for Children has an event on Sunday July 17 called FestivAll - and they are looking for as many eventprof volunteers as possible

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Top of the pole for Totem

Totem wins ‘Best Employer between 26 – 100 employees’ award  

at the Event Technology Awards – The People 2022 

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Come to our Grand Spaces Showcase on Thursday 21st July

Open from 9.00am to 5.00pm and enjoy breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea as our guest! Read more

Jason Kitt, formerly of The Londonder Hotel, announces new position as Director of Group & Events at The Peninsula Hotels

New Sustainability focus at The Kia Oval

Emily Pritchard, formerly the Conference and Event Manager The Kia Oval - Surrey County Cricket Club, has recently switched roles to become Head of Sustainability. Here she tells us all about that important move

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Spaces & Stories 

A new chapter has begun in the ever-growing tale of the Broadwick Group with 'Spaces & Stories', a new collection of venues and services offered by the creative, design-led team

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The State of the industry - six months on 

Lyndsey Taylor, owner and director of Park Lane Events, takes Eventprofs on an insightful tour of the state of the industry in her latest webinar for the conference and event market. Click here

Hilton's Anca cycles for love 

Event professionals never do anything by halves – and that includes planning and taking part in their own leisure activities and holidays.

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Five expert high heel hacks to try this summer

As the season of garden parties and racing events gets underway, many of us are dusting off our best dresses and fascinators ready to enjoy a glass of fizz in the sunshine. 

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New Hard Rock hotel

Hard Rock International has announced its latest joint venture that will see new property Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Athens opening in 2026.

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Located in Pontresina, six miles from St. Moritz, Grand Hotel Kronenhof offers the best of both worlds: the chance to enjoy the glitz of St. Moritz, while staying in a peaceful mountain village.  

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Oracle Red Bull Racing is to expand its high-end corporate experiences by providing access to race-day screenings at its MK-7 home  Read more

Events agency Conference Care launched Carbon Consultancy in October 2021, following over a year of planning and development.  Click here

Les Etincelles may be new, but – due to rapid expansion fuelled by an ambitious investment plan – it is already the largest luxury hospitality operator in the French Alps, with a collection of over 35 hotels, chalets and residences in high altitude, snow-sure resorts. Read more

The 222 bedroom and suite hotel is housed in Edinburgh’s Old Town, in the India Buildings, a collection of Victorian buildings on Victoria Street. Click here

A new £2.5million roof terrace has recently opened at Swingers West End, the immersive crazy golf experience just off of Oxford Street. Click here

We asked three BNC team members to list their top ten moments from the day. Click here

Your fundraising will make a significant impact on local communities. Click here

Exciting times ahead for TU 

Team Umbrella are proud to announce that the legendary Anna Johnsson is no longer their Operations Director... She's now the Managing Director! In the words of outgoing MD, Martin E. : Anna really deserves this. She's been a driving force behind the company and if anyone can lead us forward, it's Anna. As the company continues to grow, Martin will be focusing on working behind the scenes, taking care of financial, legal and administrative matters.


Two new jobs this week:

Operations Executive

Meetings and Events Executive

If you are looking for an event professional or sales professional in the event industry, send them in and we'll post them out to our network 

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Meeting technology, able to use any platform, has been integrated into the Marlborough suite, Edwards and Maxwell rooms at No.11 Cavendish Square.  Read more

Getting back into events has had a profound and spring-like affect on The BNC team, as Kim Paulden says in his honest Q&A about the return to full-time, unrestricted events. Read more

The waterfront venue will pay the rates as soon as the event deposit is received, bringing payment forward, in some cases, by several years. ACC Liverpool & Sodexo Live! at ACC Liverpool are exhibiting at The BNC Show on stand 137. Read more

Dockyards is a vibrant open-air destination where all forms of culture converge at the gateway to the capital. Read more

Red Bull Racing Events are exhibiting at The BNC Show on stand 172. Read more

Grade II listed Buckinghamshire hotel Horwood House has recently launched the brand-new H Spa.  Read more

Salary survey results are in!

Providing an insightful perspective and overview of salaries, roles, employment perks and packages. Sign up to The BNC to see the results. Click here

Leading event industry mentoring programme, Fast Forward 15 (FF15) has announced its 2022 charity event, The Bingo Ball, in aid of MindOut - a mental health charity for the LGBTQ community in the UK. Read more

***Save the date***

Wednesday 21st September 

The BNC Show at The HAC, London. Click here

The Action for Children Events Team are getting ready for two of their annual High Value special events, raising vital funds to give more UK children a safe and happy childhood. Read more

Event Coordinator role in Mayfair, London. Click here

One supplier who is consistently recommended through The BNC Network is BNC Show exhibitor Performing ArtistesRead more

The last BNC networking newsletter of 2021 saw suggestions for: venues in Dubai, entertainment for events in Washinton DC, recommendations for Event Safety training providers. 

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Glasshouses announces the appointment of Kevin Ramsawack as Director of Sales of The Glasshouse. Ramsawack joins the management team of Jack Guttman, Alex Holiday and Megan Lerchenmuller to launch the company’s new flagship event space at 660 12th Avenue, New York City.  Read more

Connect with the UK's top freelance event professionals

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Central, a family-owned retail, real estate and hospitality group and Signa, one of Europe’s leading real estate and retail groups, have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Selfridges Group, a leading luxury retail group, from the Weston family.  Read more

We have lots planned for 2022. Click here and get the dates in your diary.

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As Covid cases forced organisers at three venues into last minute cancellations – at 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, The HAC and IET Savoy Place - the food would have otherwise gone to waste.  Read more

This week our members have been discussing: badge printing software/ hardware, European AV Production companies and COVID rules and procedures. If you're a corporate event manager you can join in the discussions, click here

The Arora Group today announces that it has completed the purchase of the 5-star 228 room Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa from Elite Hotels. Read more

Top-quality event manager roles posted every week. If you are looking for an event professional or sales professional in the event industry, send them in and we'll post them out to our network Click here

All you budding singers, dancers, comics, musicians and performers out there in the event professional world. Now is your chance to shine and show us that talent you’ve been keeping quiet about!  Read more

Past BNC salary survey results have provided a benchmark and in some cases influenced salary increases and empowered BNC members to negotiate better bonus and employee packages. Dropping soon! Sign up to get involved: Click here

Our state-of-the-art equipment brings together physical and virtual audiences into one live collaborative experience. Read more

We bring together a strong, well-resourced and educated community of event professionals both online and face-to-face at our trademark fun and friendly events. Click here

BMA House has developed a series of filming and photography shoot options for clients following several successful ad-hoc bookings over the last 18 months. Read more

Watch the recordings of our seminar sessions from our recent BNC Show. Topics include: recruitment, work-life balance, parenting, creative planning, back to live and hybrid events. Click here

Red Bull Racing is set to mark a record-breaking year for its conference and events team... Read more

These events will include international conferences of 1000+ participants... Click here

With all the current discussion about COP26, sustainability and a real focus on Carbon Footprints, both business and personal, do you as an event organiser, want to be a pioneer for the Meeting and Events industry like Tesla? Read more

Temp role - Immediate start

Temp role available with an immediate start. Would suit someone who has experience in virtual and physical events to come in and support the team. Click here

The new look is visible throughout the hotel’s 6,000sqm of meeting and events facilities, with all 31 event spaces receiving a contemporary facelift that belies the venue’s 45-year tenure. Read more

Q&A for Event Professionals

This week our members have been discussing: Sustainable venues and signage, virtual gamification, client gifting and Manchester venues. If you're a corporate event manager you can join in the discussions, click here

You can’t get much more central than YOTEL Manchester Deansgate. Just off Deansgate, in the beating heart of the city, expect innovative design, eco-friendly credentials and time-saving technology – and that’s just our cabins. Read more


Senior Event Manager

Conference Producer

Event Content Producer

Account Manager

Events Manager

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There's no better way to fundraise. Donating to fantastic causes whilst you have a great time shopping! Read more

Event Management Agencies

Are you looking for an Event Management Company? We have over 50 to choose from. Click here

Rooms range from smaller intimate spaces to larger events areas, that can cater for up to 270 guest’s theatre style. All rooms are fully equipped with screen projectors and superfast WiFi. Read more

Dates for BNC Shows

We have lots planned for 2022. Click here and get the dates in your diary.

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The QEII Centre is working closely with the HandsOn London’s ‘WrapUp London campaign. They want to provide a warm coat to anyone who is in need of one. To date they collected over 3000 coats since 2018. Read more

John Swift, Head of Sales at Fairmont Windsor Park, is delighted to have held their first large event. Read more

Offering everything all in one place, Butlin’s boasts showstopping spaces and state-of-the-art facilities, along with mouth-watering menus, exciting activities and a variety of accommodation options that will make any conference or event memorable. Read more

Situated in Covent Garden, the Photographic Exhibition is a central and unique new event space providing ample flexibility to be able to host evening events from 50 – 400 guests. Read more

Venue Lab partners with WeWork to present The Chapel at Aviation House and 16th Floor at 10 York Road - two brand new event spaces. Read more


We have been asked by many of you to share stories of what's new and happening right now.

Want to write in to share your experiences?

Write to ask@thebnc.co.uk

Between now and 2022 event planners booking an event with ten or more delegates and for a two or more overnight stay will receive grants based on a per-delegate spend.

Event Manager Sarah, from a leading global brand and consumer protection scheme, has nominated her boss Michelle for a BNC Eventprof Shout-out.

Chris Peacock talks about career highlights and how Conference Care shaped-up to the challenges brought on by the global pandemic.

Lauren and team confidently handle the challenges of virtual events.

Abi Luty from Goldcrest Events tells Melissa Paulden how a fledgling events business flies strong, even in the toughest of times.

Here Bloomsbury’s Director Andrew Cussens tells Melissa Paulden all about the beginnings of the reactions to Lessons Learned in Lockdown.

Rachel Thornber from the events team at Hilti has nominated fellow teammate Emma Bowley. 

Mariam Abu at has been nominated by her manager, Mercedes Ernst. Mariam is IWA’s Global Events Officer and has been with the association for one and half years where the small team organise meetings, conferences, exhibitions and awards ceremonies globally.

Grace Jackson, Head of Operations at TXF and her Managing Director, Hesham Zakai, talk to Melissa Paulden about *Kujenga – a virtual event platform built by event managers for event managers.

With reports in that some BNC members are choosing to postpone large events until they can deliver them live, many event professionals are putting their focus elsewhere. But what if the show must go on? What if you can’t delay and postpone?

Tina Compton, of agency Tx2events is making the most of virtual connections as an organiser AND as an invited attendee of virtual awards, parties and events – and she’s really quite enjoying it.

Super-organiser Rebecca Selkirk has many event successes under her belt (including her own whirlwind wedding) and is currently volunteering for Pride in London

Caroline Scapin talks to Melissa Paulden about working with dmg events - where one event saw the opening ceremony done by the King of Spain - and about her volunteer work for FightPandemics

Claire Barrance talks with Melissa Paulden about career progress, passions and personal development as she navigates through this tough time.

Bringing Gender Diversity to the IT World

Sarah Johnson produces large events for a huge retail association. Tackling event tech is challenge that she faces head-on and welcomes. Here she talks about one of her favourite products: Network Tables 

The events industry is a dynamic, powerful community of proactive people – with just the right kind of people in it to bring about big change. Our events influence what companies and customers do and that influence ripples out, reaching thousands, possibly millions. In honour all the amazing people within this wonderful sector we are featuring series of articles on eventprofs and their events - shining a light on their brilliance, their skill, their experience and their uniqueness.

Send your story to: ask@thebnc.co.uk

International Women's Day 2023

In celebration of International Women’s Day we are highlighting some of the incredible female event partners of our BNC Show.

Read their stories here and come and meet these amazing women in person at The BNC Show | 19th April | Central Hall Westminster | London SW1H 9NH