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    Amelia Walker

    Tried & tasted: Fenchurch at Sky Garden

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    With incredible views of London and sumptuous interiors including a plush private dining room, Fenchurch at Sky Garden is one of the hottest tables in town, writes Amelia Walker London restaurant openings are a constant. The foodie scene in the capital is one of the biggest growing in the world and continues to deliver a […]

    Under the Iberian sun

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    Madrid and Barcelona’s rich histories and modern aesthetics mean that Spain’s most vibrant MICE destinations display unique attributes that attract corporate travellers from all over the world. Amelia Walker reports For all the talk of Spain’s antiquity, this is a country that lives very much in the here and now. Dedicated to living the good […]

    PA profile: Samantha Cox

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    I met Bristol-born Samantha Cox back in May this year when she flew into London to host a headline Keynote Q&A at office* 2016 and talk about her experience as former EA to Sir Richard Branson. I arrive early at the London Pullman St Pancras, our destination for today’s shoot, to ensure that every requirement […]

    Checking in: The Belfry

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    As I walk into the Belfry Hotel and Resort, it is a hive of activity. Couples wander around in fluffy robes and there are polo-wearing golfers milling around, kitted out in the latest gear. The doorman informs me that 300 golfers are here and 100 of those are corporates staying overnight. I drop my bags […]

    Country living: Dewsall Court

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    Amelia Walker discovers the plush seclusion of Dewsall Court, the definitive country house for your corporate group experience. It’s difficult to imagine a place more worthy of an Instagram post than Dewsall Court. Nestled among 1000 acres of lush Herefordshire countryside, it champions all that is great and good about bucolic England. It has glorious […]

    Checking in: Sofitel London Gatwick

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    After long travels or a pit-stop business meeting, experience the comfort of a luxury bed at Sofitel London Gatwick. Amelia Walker checks in. If you or your boss travels regularly, the last thing you need to deal with on top of organising everything else is a long haul to and from your hotel. Well then, […]

    Moroccan magic

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    L’Amandier’s owners have spent 12 years creating this dazzling retreat to celebrate Moroccan craftsmanship, cuisine and culture – and it shows. If you’re seeking a new haunt for both work and play, this is one for your little black book. Amelia Walker checks in. Marrakech is abuzz. Not just because of it currently being peak […]

    Roundtable discussion: sourcing venues and the importance of good service

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    PA Life Editor Amelia Walker hosted the third in our series of roundtable discussion with PA Life readers. This session’s topics – sourcing venues and the importance of good service. Amelia: You ladies obviously work with a lot of venues; your suggestions can make or break an event with your boss and company, correct? Lee: […]

    PA profile: Amy Marsden

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    “I’d always wanted to work in finance,” says Amy Marsden. “It’s quite difficult to get work in finance as a PA; these are the jobs that people always want because they are well paid, demanding, varied and there is seemingly prestige with legal and finance PAs. As corporate goes, they are the type of roles […]

    Alton Towers Resorts’ newest rollercoaster available for exclusive corporate hire

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    Galactica, the world’s first rollercoaster dedicated to virtual reality, is available for UK delegates adding a whole new level of excitement to their corporate events at the theme park. To celebrate the new out-of-the world experience, Alton Towers Resort have announced free exclusive hire of Galactica for all events held in November* 2016, when booking […]