What makes a top-quality Yorkshire pub?

Everyone has their own idea of what makes the perfect pub. However, there are certain things that we all expect from a great pub, especially in an area so steeped in tradition and history like beautiful Yorkshire.

Pubs in Yorkshire can vary, just like anywhere else in the UK, but what are the key ingredients for the perfect, quintessential Yorkshire pub? Here are the three main features to look out for, plus a few extras:

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The expectations of the modern delegate

Today’s conference attendees have very high standards, because they’re used to attending functions in some of the best facilities in the world. You can no longer get away with slapping a name badge onto a delegate’s lapel and ushering them into a crowded conference room. The modern delegate expects high quality service and a comprehensive professional experience.

So, what can you do to meet their expectations? Here are some pointers:

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Shopping and Bubbles with Trinity vouchers

Christmas is coming and to help you get into the true festive spirit, Weetwood Hall is offering an exclusive Christmas shopping break as part of Magical Leeds campaign. Our Shopping & Bubbles package with £25 Trinity Leeds Voucher includes a mouth-watering Yorkshire breakfast in your room together with a chilled bottle of Prosecco. What’s more, with each room booked, you’ll receive a £25 Trinity Leeds shopping voucher.

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7 quirky gift ideas for the best man and maid of honour

One of the hundreds of little decisions engaged couples will need to make ahead of Leeds weddings is what gifts they’d like to give the maid of honour and best man. These two are amongst the most important of your wedding party, as well as being your closest friends or family members. They work tirelessly to ensure that everything goes smoothly, from the hen do to the best man’s speech – so they definitely deserve a little thank you! But what to choose?

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How to run a successful meeting

If you’ve ever been in charge of organising, coordinating or leading a meeting, you’ll know that they can be far from simple. Not only do you need to handle the logistics of the event – choosing a venue, getting everyone there and communicating all the information delegates will need – but you also need to ensure that you get the very most from every minute of your time.

Here are some useful tips for organising a meeting that runs smoothly and is as productive and efficient as possible:

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