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Function Venues: Know How

Start-Up Venue Marketing

20th April 2017

Realistic marketing costs for start–up wedding venues with Isabel Smith When consulting with start-ups, I often get asked about marketing costs and how much should be invested in the various marketing activities. The truth is, […]

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Function Venues: Case Studies

Heart of England

20th April 2017

This 160-acre estate in Warwickshire offer a spectacular array of event options with a twist for corporate and private clients Shaped by the impressive vision of owner and managing director Stephen Hammon, the Heart of […]

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Function Venues: Know How

Bars and Catering Advice

30th March 2017

Function venue suppliers offer solutions for wining and dining guests Victoria Gough, director Food Genie 01386 834693 www.food-genie.co.uk How can your service benefit function venue owners? We offer a broad range of catering, but predominantly […]

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Function Venues: Know How

The Trend for Celebrants

30th March 2017

Kelly Chandler reveals the increasing demand for non-traditional wedding ceremonies and how venues can cater for them Trends come and go, and the latest product or offering isn’t always something you can or would want […]

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Function Venues: Know How

Added Extras

29th March 2017

Isabel Smith highlights opportunities to increase profit from rural wedding events So, you’ve got your rural venue up and running and your site is starting to pay its way. Great news! But now it’s time […]

Function Venues: Case Studies

Trevenna

29th March 2017

You are only as good as your last wedding says the owner of Cornish venue, Trevenna Former city lawyer Jonathan Rowe has realised the potential of his family farm, turning a series of out buildings […]

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Pop Up Accommodation Advice

12th February 2017

Advice on maximising revenue by offering customers on-site accommodation as part of their function package Helen Oaten and Alex Bell Bellows Glamping and Events 01283 343 714 www.bellowsglamping.co.uk What is the business case for offering […]

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The ‘Away Days’ Market

12th February 2017

Jess Gibbs shares her experiences in offering her function venue and glampsite out to the corporate events market Glamping is fast becoming more than just a weekend or holiday activity. Businesses are also buying into […]

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Function Venues: Know How

What Can Go Wrong?

12th February 2017

Isabel Smith shares her contingency strategies for managing problems on ‘the big day’. What’s the expression? ‘Man plans and God laughs’. Nothing could be more true of wedding planning! While we do our utmost to […]

Function Venues: Case Studies

Hounslow Hall Estate

12th February 2017

A dairy farm turned leisure pursuit and function venue, Hounslow Hall estate still operates as a farm but is now so much more Situated just outside of Milton Keynes, this family-run business is building its […]