Former Manchester United treble winner David May, worked pitchside at Old Trafford, Manchester United v Newcastle United, providing pitchside punditry with Steve Howey (Former Newcastle United) for Astro Sport (Malaysia).
All part of ConciergeUK's agreement with Astro Sport to provide ex-players for studio and pitch side activities.
Hosting Norman Hunter at Bristol City v Leeds United
ConciergeUK with its ongoing agreement with Ashton Gate, provided the services of former Leeds United, Bristol City & England defender Norman Hunter. Norman joined Dave Edwards from BLG and Gary Teagle from Every One Active for lunch before the game in the Lansdown Restaurant.
David Lloyd & Paul Cheesley hosted a Q&A with Norman before the game, with some interesting stories of his time at Bristol City. Norman also visited the various executive boxes for signatures and photos, and paid special attention to the disabled area! Top man and look forward to having him back at Ashton Gate.
Pitchside with Keith Gillespie and Astro Sport - Newcastle United v Liverpool English Premier League
As part of our agreement with Astro Sport in Malaysia, ConciergeUK provided the services of former Manchester United, Newcastle United and Northern Ireland winger Keith Gillespie for pitch side commentary at St James Park, Newcastle United v Liverpool. Working alongside Dominic Matteo, both offered their analysis before, during and after the game, ending in a 1-1 draw. Big thanks to Keith from Astro Sport
ConciergeUK arranged for record appearance holder Louis Carey made a welcome return to Ashton Gate for Bristol City v Millwall.
Louis with a club record of 646 appearances for The Robins, entertained guests in the Lansdown Restaurant and Executive Boxes. Louis said:
"It was a pleasure to return to Ashton Gate and see the changes for myself. The warmth and love I have for the fans hasn't changed and it was great to be back. Big thanks to Wayne Hadley of ConciergeUK for organising and I hope to be back very soon".
Louis also spoke with BCTV about all things Bristol City, his current role and that appearance record. Click on the following link to view the interview. https://www.bcfc.co.uk/news/vi...
ConciergeUK will be bringing back former players to Ashton Gate over the course of the season, with the legendary Norman Hunter paying a visit to the Lansdown Restaurant and Corporate Boxes, Saturday 21st October,Bristol City v Leeds United. Call 03333 441508 or [email protected]
Ashton Gate Stadium, Bristol retain the services of ConciergeUK
It is with huge excitement that ConciergeUK will be working alongside Ashton Gate Stadium for the next 12 months, promoting the stadium state of the art facilities as well as Bristol City & Bristol Rugby.
Using our experience and expertise, ConciergeUK will be acting as consultants on events & hospitality, with a presence at some 45 sporting events at the stadium. In addition ConciergeUK work with a selection of sporting celebrities and will be looking to enhance the matchday experience for selected games, inviting former players and sporting celebrities to mix with box holders and the Heineken Lounge.
ConciergeUK have also signed a partnership agreement with Ashton Gate Stadium, for all hospitality packages for a wide range of events.
"John Barnes the Genius" spends an evening at Weston-s-Mare Football Club
ConciergeUK invited John Barnes to spend an evening with guests and supporters of Weston-s-Mare Football Club. John was very forthcoming and took us through the highs and lows of his footballing career, with hilarious stories on Gazza, Sir Bobby Robson and many more.
ConciergeUK would like to thank Dave Goodwin of DGA Windows & Frames for sponsoring this event, and the award winning Il Michelangelos Restaurant for the dinner. And finally a thanks to everyone that supported this event.
ConciergeUK in partnership with Ashton Gate Events
ConciergeUK are pleased to announce a partnership with Ashton Gate to sell Hospitality Packages at the Heineken Lounge for both Bristol City and Bristol Rugby games.
The packages includes the following:
Bottle of Heineken (or soft drink) on arrival
2 Course buffet style meal (main and dessert)
Padded seating in the South West corner
Cash bar facility
Half time tea and coffee
Half time mini pie
Situated in the brand new South Stand, the Heineken Lounge will allow you to experience a modern and elegant space, with its own exclusive balcony overlooking the pitch. This room has its own private entrance to help create the wow factor for your guests as they arrive. Combined with fantastic food and service, our dedicated team will ensure your event is unforgettable!
Ashton Gate is now a 27,000 capacity stadium featuring state-of-the-art facilities. The Stadium is fully DDA accessible and we are able to offer all guests complimentary WiFi throughout . Leading the way in technology, the largest screen in Europe is located in our Sports Bar and Grill with several smaller screens situated around the Stadium.
Fran has well over 10 years of event management experience within a B2B & B2C environment, working alongside a host of reliable venues and suppliers supporting clients on creating quality events, along with marketing and project management. Working closely with clients & partners across varied campaigns such as charities, leisure, sporting, food & drink, schools & financial services.
She is energetic, forward thinking and conscientious which enables her to build strong relationships, and communicate at all levels. She is a dedicated and hardworking individual, who strives to achieve results and meet expectations. Being highly motivated, approachable and someone who faces challenges with a mature and methodical approach always going the extra mile.
We welcome Fran to the company, and look forward to achieving great things with her.
Dribuild Sporting Golf Day 2016 - Supporting the Charity Above & Beyond
It was a pleasure to be involved in the Dribuild Sporting Golf Day 2016 in support of the charity Above & Beyond. With this help, they can fund above & beyond what the NHS is able to provide to make a real difference to patients, their families and the amazing staff that treat them. Their work touches the lives of more than 500,000 patients cared for in Bristol's city centre hospitals each year as well as the millions of friends and family who visit them, and the 8,000 dedicated NHS staff who care for them.
ConciergeUK offered their support for this day which took place at the Kendleshire Golf Club. Former Manchester United player Lee Martin was invited to host the par 3 challenge - the event was a huge success!
47 teams competed and total money raised was a staggering £16,000!
ConciergeUK were very proud to be associated with The Royal Marines Association Golf Day, held at Weston-super-Mare Golf Club. Supported by local golfers and a mixture of sporting personalities, including European Tour Golf Players Marc Warren, David Howell, Matthew Baldwin and Christiaan Bezuidenhout.
A big thank you to Graham Masarik, Managing Director of Eurocams, who not only organised the event but managed to help raise a staggering £11,000 for the association. A special mention goes to Mark Regan (Former British & Irish Lions International Rugby Player) for hosting the auction.
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