Five of the best quirky stag and hen party ideas

As the organiser of a stag or hen do, you’ll want to do something a bit different. It’s not all about going out on the town, dressing the groom-to-be in something ridiculous and covering the bride in L-plates and feather boas.

Here are 5 of the best quirky and unusual ideas for stag and hen parties to remember:

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Christmas celebrations – what’s on in Leeds this December

You might think it’s too early to start thinking about Christmas, but event planners throughout the city of Leeds certainly don’t! There are already dozens of events on the Leeds Christmas events calendar, and here are just a selection of the highlights:

Leeds Christkindelmarkt

For many people, the highlight of the festive season in Leeds is Christkindelmarkt, the traditional German Christmas market that occupies the impressive Millennium Square in the centre of the city. This well-established market has over 40 stalls, all housed in traditional wooden chalets and featuring authentic German traders selling everything from handmade toys, Christmas cards and decorations to speciality foods including stollen, gluhwein, bratwurst sausages and schnitzel.  Christkindelmarkt runs from 13th November to 20th December 2015.

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How to deliver a killer presentation

Anyone can deliver an ordinary presentation, speaking to a room of people and getting the facts across. However, it takes real skill, plus a few insider tips and tricks, to really make an impact with your presentation.

Here are the top tips you need to know to deliver a killer presentation:

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It’s never too early to plan office Christmas parties – in fact, you’re late!

At this time of year, nothing could be further from your mind than the festivities of Christmas. However, if it’s your responsibility to plan the office Christmas party and you want it to be as good as ever, you need to force yourself to start thinking about it – because now is most definitely the time to start making plans.

Why plan so early?

There are several pitfalls to waiting until later in the year to start planning office Christmas parties. The first is that the best venues will start to get booked up, as other local businesses try to get ahead of the game and schedule their parties in advance. It’s a race every year to book the best venues, and its one that you need to win.

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What makes a sustainable hotel?

Like any modern business, hotels have a responsibility to be as sustainable and eco-friendly as possible. However, in a premises occupied by guests, rather than members of staff who understand and who are on-board with the company’s commitment to sustainability, reducing their carbon footprint can often be a challenge for hotel owners.

If you would like to stay in a hotel that cares about its impact on the environment, and on the local area, here are the vital things to be looking out for…

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