Brides on a budget


Wedding So you’re getting married and you must be thinking ‘where do I start?’ What’s really running through your mind is £££ – yes the first thing that pops into your head is budget and we dont blame you, all that planning! Oh the list just goes on.

Budgeting is the most important ingredient towards planning a wedding, which is the reason why we are looking at why weddings are so expensive and will show you ways in which you can plan a wedding on a shoe string, and the best thing is you dont have to break your bank account to have a fabulous day. Your wedding day will be the most memorable day of your life no matter how much you spend. Below are some suggestions on how to save money but look and feel fabulous.

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Life after graduation


Rob at his graduationLike me, many of you have reached the point in your life where you have recently graduated and are looking at various options open to you. You may have decided to go travelling, or want to use your degree and go straight into the world of work.

With the job climate as it is at the moment, there  is around two hundred graduates applying for each job vacancy advertised. How do you really stand out from the competition? And do you really want to put off applying for jobs for another year? Well I asked myself these very same questions three months ago, and decided to use the contacts I had collected through networking in my final year at university, to see if there were any internships available to gain some career specific work experience to add to my CV.

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Weetwood Hall proud partner of Yorkshire County Cricket Club – YCCC


We are delighted to welcome Yorkshire County Cricket Club, as we have recently joined their President’s Business Club and become their preferred hotel supplier.

Yorkshire CCC says “On behalf of YCCC, we are delighted Weetwood Hall have joined our President’s Business Club and become our official hotel supplier . With the longest staging agreement to hold international cricket involving England outside London we are hoping this can be the start of a long and hugely beneficial partnership for both parties.

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Weetwood Hall makes two new senior management appointments


Weetwood Hall Conference Centre & Hotel has made two new senior management appointments within its existing management team .

Deputy General Manager, Michael Longstaff will be promoted to General Manager of the Conference Centre & Hotel and General Manager Peter Chubb will be appointed to the new position of Development Director.

Both Michael and Peter will step into their new roles at the start of the new financial year in August 2012.

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Tips on what to do on the Jubilee Bank Holiday in Leeds!

 Bank holiday weekends are the best. It’s a time to relax, spend time with family & friends and for some of us a chance to get the kids out of the house.

With the Jubilee bank holiday quickly approaching (4th & 5th June), we thought we would give you some ideas on what to do, if visiting the vibrant city of Leeds during the Queen’s Jubilee. After all shouldn’t we all take advantage of having the Monday & Tuesday off work?

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