imago News

imago targets growth through business development appointment

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imago has appointed Richard Money as Senior Business Development ManagerMore

Burleigh Court retains Visit Britain silver standard for service

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Burleigh Court has retained the prestigious Visit Britain Silver Award for the second year runningMore

imago strengthens event management team

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imago has appointed Naomi Purvis to the role of Event Services ManagerMore

East Midlands wedding showcase comes to Holywell Park

Holywell Park will host some of the East Midlands finest wedding suppliersMore

The Power is in Your Hands!

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Help imago, Burleigh Court win gold at the M&IT Awards 2015More

Burleigh Court continues award winning streak

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Burleigh Court has won Gold in the Large Hotel of the Year category at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014More

Burleigh Court’s Natasha Hughes honoured in miaList 2014

Burleigh Court’s customer relations manager Natasha Hughes has been recognised in the miaList 2014.More

Burleigh Court shortlisted for VisitEngland Awards of Excellence

Burleigh Court has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Large Hotel of the Year category at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014.More

imago scoops two M&IT Awards

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imago has scooped two awards at the Meetings & Incentive Travel (M&IT) Awards for its four star hotel and conference centre Burleigh Court.More

Gold for imago from Investors in People

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imago has reached another milestone in its pursuit of achieving the highest standards of service, achieving Investors in People Gold standard.More

The Link Hotel achieves AA Three Star accreditation

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The Link Hotel, part of imago’s portfolio of venues, has achieved a Three Star rating in its assessment by The AA.More

imago wins Gold at tourism awards

imago’s Burleigh Court has been awarded Gold in the Hotel of the Year category at the Leicester and Leicestershire Excellence in Tourism Awards.More

imago launches inclusive package for Holywell Park

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imago has launched an all inclusive package for Holywell Park Conference Centre – its specialist conference and exhibition space.More

imago giveaway brings Rugby World Cup to EIBTM

imago (Loughborough University), the home of the England team during the Rugby Football League (RFL) World Cup 2013, will be giving away a signed Rugby ball to one EIBTM visitor in November.More

imago invests £25,000 in AV control systems at Burleigh Court

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imago has invested £25,000 on upgrading the AV control systems at Burleigh Court to enhance the delegate experience during meetings and conferences.More

Meetings and conferences accessible for all at Burleigh Court

Burleigh Court, part of the imago portfolio of venues, has retained The Multidisciplinary Association of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals (MASCIP) annual Scientific Conference, once again demoMore

imago gives lucky couple wedding day to remember

A lucky Leicestershire Couple have tied the knot after winning an all inclusive wedding courtesy of imago’s four star Burleigh Court HotelMore

Burleigh Court retains silver standard for service

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The multi-award winning team at imago’s international conference centre Burleigh Court has retained the prestigious VisitBritain Silver Award for the second year running.More

imago set to support England Rugby Football League squad during

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imago has welcomed the England Rugby Football League team following the announcement that Loughborough University will be its official base in the build-up to and during the World Cup.More

imago surprises Leicestershire couple with dream wedding

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A lucky couple from Leicestershire were today named as the winners of an all-inclusive wedding worth £10,000, courtesy of imago’s four star Burleigh Court Hotel in Loughborough.More

Going for gold

imago is celebrating after receiving yet another accolade in recognition of its high-quality standards.More

imago set to introduce Event Services team at The Meetings Show

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A top team from imago is unveiling its new-look exhibition stand at The Meetings Show UK to promote the end-to-end solution offered by its Event Services teamMore

Customer feedback earns imago a TripAdvisor Award for Excellence

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imago, has been honoured with a Certificate for Excellence Award after two of its venues received consistently high levels of first class feedback.More

Delegates ensure every meeting is valuable with exclusive access

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Holywell Park, the versatile conference and exhibition centre managed by Loughborough based imago, is offering customers exclusive access to its facilities and expert staff.More

imago develops innovative partnership to promote events in Leice

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Leading event, conference and meetings provider imago, has developed a unique partnership with Leicester-based Curve theatreMore

imago to present world class event and meetings options to IMEX

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A top team from imago will be on the Meet England stand at this year’s IMEXMore

Youth Sport Trust donation marks 21st anniversary finale

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Following a year full of events and activities in celebration of its 21st anniversary, four star venue Burleigh Court has presented the Youth Sport Trust with a cheque for over £2,500More

Burleigh Court team deemed best in the business

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Burleigh Court, imago’s four star conference centre and hotel at Loughborough University, has taken home not one but four awards at the Meetings & Incentive Travel (M&IT) Awards 2013More

Burleigh Court launches search for engaged couple in need

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Burleigh Court has teamed up with a leading magazine to offer one Leicestershire couple the chance to win an all-inclusive wedding worth more than £10,000More

imago business development manager to build on Olympic legacy

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imago, the hotel, conference and events brand of Loughborough University, has appointed Trevor Miller as Business Development Manager to capitalise on the unique credentials it gained in 2012More

Burligh Court team celebrates solid service record

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imago’s four star hotel and international conference centre, Burleigh Court, has achieved a host of industry accolades ranking it as one of the top hotels in the East Midlands.More

Loughborough Hotel builds on its three star status

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The Link hotel in Loughborough is celebrating after achieving three stars from VisitBritainMore

imago team takes on a tough challenge for charity

Eight fearless members of staff from imago’s Burleigh Court are currently resting their feet after completing the Yorkshire Three Peaks challengeMore

Burleigh Court embraces green to get the gold

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Burleigh Court is celebrating Green Tourism Week after earning a gold rating on the Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS)More

Would you hold your dream wedding at work?

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Would you ever get married at work with all your colleagues in attendance?More

Burleigh Court lost and found makes a difference to charity

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Burleigh Court has teamed up with charity Sense UK to make the most of the many unclaimed items that get left at the four star venue.More

imago welcomes the Olympic torch during an amazing year

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With just 98 days until the opening ceremony, the team at Loughborough-based imago has been celebrating the arrival of the Olympic torchMore

Burleigh Court recognises former Chief Executive

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The private dining room at Burleigh Court, formerly known at the Ecclesbourne, has been re-named following the recent retirement of imago’s former CEO, Malcolm BrownMore

Burleigh Court celebrates turning 21

Burleigh Court, the four star hotel of hospitality and conferencing brand imago, welcomed a host of VIPs through its doors on Friday 23rd March in celebration of its 21st anniversaryMore

Burleigh Court is M&IT hit for third year running

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imago has taken home a trio of awards at the Meetings & Incentive Travel (M&IT) Awards 2012 for its four star venue, Burleigh Court.More

imago prepares to introduce Loughborough to international market

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imago is setting its sights on Europe after confirming its attendance at IMEX and EIBTM exhibitionsMore

Customer service focus sees imago expand its sales team

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imago, the hospitality and conferencing brand of Loughborough University, has expanded its sales team to continue providing the best possible customer serviceMore

Burleigh Court celebrates turning 21

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Burleigh Court has provided meeting facilities for thousands of companies and accommodation for over a million guests and this year celebrates turning 21More

Loughborough hotel freshens up before Olympic arrival

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Anticipating both athletes from the Japanese and British Olympic teams, the Burleigh Court team has invested over £60,000 in new furnishings, fittings and paintworkMore

imago to welcome prestigious University conference in 2012

imago has kicked off preparations for a high profile 2012 after being named the event manager and hospitality provider of the prestigious AUDE ConferenceMore

imago celebrates top customer service scores

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imago, the hospitality and conferencing brand of Loughborough University, is celebrating reaching 80% positive feedback on TripAdvisorMore

Olympic athlete helps cut the cake at imago celebration

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Local businesses and customers of The Link Hotel in Loughborough, owned by hospitality and conference brand imago, have celebrated its first birthday with Olympic hurdler William Sharman.More

imago lends support to funding hit Olympic team

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Leicestershire based conferencing and hospitality brand imago, is backing the Olympic GB Women’s Volleyball Team by helping with its vital fundraising events.More

imago welcomes 4,000 athletes to the UK Corporate Games

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The team at Leicestershire hotel, meetings and conference brand imago are completing their warming down exercises and taking a well deserved break after catering for thousands of athletes.More

The Link Hotel celebrates three star status

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The Link in Loughborough is celebrating after achieving three star status, demonstrating how far the hotel has come since being acquired by imago in 2010More

imago scores touch down with BAFCA

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imago’s award winning conference venue, has tackled crowds of American Football players and coaches as the host of the British American Football Coaches Association’s annual conferenceMore

imago's Holywell Park achieves Gold standard

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Holywell Park, the meetings and conference venue of Loughborough based imago, has been awarded the VenueVerdict Gold Standard Accreditation.More

England Rugby Football League players become imago residents

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A 22 strong squad of the UK’s toughest Rugby League players have made imago’s Burleigh Court hotel its home after naming Loughborough University as the team’s official preparation camp.More

imago gets in shape for Corporate Games

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imago, the Leicestershire meetings and conference venue, is tightening its laces and pulling on a sweat band in preparation for the 2011 UK Corporate Games.More

Rosie celebrates 20 years at Burleigh Court

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Rosie Abbey, the customer service manager at four star Burleigh Court hotel and conference centre, has cracked open the champagne after marking 20 fantastic years with imago.More

imago supports success of local entrepreneur

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They say that life changing ideas can strike at any moment and for Pete Gardener of Loughborough based business Chocolate Alchemy, it was behind the bar of imago’s Burleigh Court hotelMore

Customers name Burleigh Court the “Best UK Conference Centre”

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imago has taken home a trio of awards at the Meetings & Incentive Travel (M&IT) Awards 2011 for its four star venue, Burleigh Court.More

imago head represents UK's academic venues as industry chair

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Emma Boynton, the Head of Sales and Marketing at Loughborough University based imago, has been named the Chair of VENUEMASTERS – an industry body which represents over 85 UK academic venuesMore

imago provides the missing link for business people on the move

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imago, the leading conference and events business based at Loughborough University, officially opened the doors of its brand new hotel called The Link on Wednesday 29th September 2010.More

Loughborough University student returns to put his mark on imago

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The countdown continues as imago, the leading conference and events business based at Loughborough University, prepares to officially re-open the doors of The Link Hotel next month.More

imago wedding fayre to set the perfect scene for your 'Big Day'

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imago is holding its first ever wedding fayre at Holywell Park on Sunday 26th September, giving Leicestershire’s blushing brides-to-be a chance to sample the best in the region.More

imago tells chemicals to buzz off with new 'BeeKind' toiletries

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imago is boosting its ‘environmental’ credentials by making a luxurious range of eco-friendly toiletries available to all of its guests.More

imago's rising star moves up the ranks

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Keith Barber has been appointed as the new Operations Manager for The Link Hotel in Loughborough, which offers quality accommodation on a budget.More

imago's award cabinet is on the verge of bursting after two wins

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imago has taken home gold at the Enjoy England Awards for Excellence 2010 and the Leicestershire Business AwardsMore

imago welcomes James Smith, Sports Accounts Development Manager

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Multi-award winner imago, has introduced James Smith as its specialist Sports Accounts Development Manager for meetings and events.More

imago to shout about customer service at Academic Venue Show

imago will be shouting about its prized customer service and fantastic academic distinction at this year's showMore

imago continues its award winning streak

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imago’s record winning streak is showing no sign of abating in 2010, with a quadruple of awards already taking pride of place in the company’s trophy cabinetMore

imago offers new service to take the time and stress out of book

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imago has launched its 'venue finders' serviceMore

imago manager tests out new wedding package for himself

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imago’s bar and restaurant manager, Simon Griffiths, has been one of the first to test out the brand new wedding package offered by his own venueMore

Cupid sets up shop at Burleigh Court for special Valentine's Day

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Cupid is definitely waiting for you at our four star hotel this year, with some fantastic offers availableMore

imago appoints Emma Lawrence as new agency sales manager

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imago, the award-winning conferencing brand at Loughborough University, has announced the appointment of Emma Lawrence as its new agency sales manager.More

Award winning venue to host the 2011 UK Corporate Games

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imago is celebrating after receiving yet another accolade as it prepares to host the 2011 UK Corporate GamesMore

Dinner, bed, breakfast and murder at Halloween!

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Great Central Railway and imago at Burleigh Court have joined forces to promote a new tourism deal which is already bringing more visitors to the areaMore

Imago Services’ recycling initiative picks up top award

imago Services, the leading hospitality provider at Loughborough University, was named winner in the category of Waste Management Initiative in the Commercial and Public Sector at the sixth anMore

Leading conference centre and hotel celebrates triple win

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Gold, Silver and Bronze for imago at the 2009 East Midlands Tourism Enjoy England Excellence Awards.More

Burleigh Court Lodge refurbishment complete

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As part of imago’s continued investment, refurbishment of Burleigh Court’s lodge rooms is now complete.More

imago select only the best

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imago prides itself on offering quality, value and choice across all areas of its business - and the wine lists are no exception!More

imago to host japanese olympic team

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imago has just heard that it, alongside parent organisation Loughborough University, will be host to the 600 strong Japanese Olympic 2012 team.More

People power produces another imago win.

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imago, the conferencing brand of Loughborough University, has taken its first award at its regional premier business awards.More

imago picks up a silver addition to the trophy cabinet

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imago, the conferencing brand at Loughborough University, has scooped Silver, winning national recognition for business tourism at the finals of the Enjoy England Excellence Awards 2009.More

imago hosts pm's policy launch

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imago experienced the full force of national media attention when it played host to an event that welcomed both Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Business Secretary Lord Mandelson.More

imago to extend new services launch and new packages at Academic

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imago, the award-winning conference brand at Loughborough University, will continue to unveil its extended range of services at this year's Academic Venue show.More

imago invited to speak stateside

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Emma Boynton at award-winning conference brand, imago, will be speaking at the 29th International Institute of the ACCED in Boston later this month.More

imago wins national and regional customer service award double

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imago, the conferencing brand at Loughborough University, has just been announced a double winner of the VenueVerdict 2008 Awards for Customer Satisfaction in the meetings industry.More

Gold win for M&IT Disabled Services Award

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imago recognised for exceptional disabled servicesMore

imago organise roaring twenties event

A recent event held at imago's Burleigh Court truly emphasises the organisation's core essence of added value customer service.More

imago and The Business School unite at WOLCE

The Business School exhibit alongside imago to present a truly extensive offer to the Learning Industry.More

imago green - issues gather momentum

imago's in-house Environment Team have set new objectives and targets in order to achieve environmental best practice throughout its business activity.More

imago offers a perfect package for your big day

imago now offers wedding packages for traditional and Asian weddings created especially for the local and regional wedding market.More

imago launch new Management service

Continuing to extend its product and service offerings, imago launch a new Event Management Service.More

Taking nothing for granted

The meaning of imago is transformation and development and this season envelopes the very essence of the word.More

GOLD! for imago

imago has picked up the GOLD award for Business Tourism at the East Midlands final of the Enjoy England Excellence Awards.More


imago, the rising star of the East Midlands conference and meetings market, has announced another important milestone for the venue with an award for 4-star hotel status.More

University campaign provides clean drinking water for Indian vil

A Loughborough University campaign to raise money from the sale of bottled water to provide clean drinking water for a remote Indian village has been a major success.More


Fresh and Seasonal will be the theme for imago's appearance at the Academic Venue Show this year.More


imago has been flying the flag for Leicestershire food and drink producers, by profiling two of its suppliers and their products at an international trade show.More


The regions own imago is celebrating again as it is named Top Academic Venue in a national survey that assesses UK conference venues on their telephone handling skills.More


Profits from the sale of bottled water at imago at Loughborough University campus will be ploughed into providing clean drinking water for a remote Indian village.More


Celebrations at imago are continuing after the venue brand was awarded top place in this year's Venuemasters Mystery Buyer survey, beating competition from 85 other venues in the UK.More


imago win a bronze award for Best Website and a Bronze Award for Best Brochure.More

imago Online for National Venue Show

imago will exhibit at this year's National Venue Show, for the fifth time, and will unveil yet another new service to the sector imago online services.More

Gold for imago

imago strikes gold at national conference industry awardsMore

Kay England, new CCE Chair

Kay England, Burleigh Court's Chief Executive, is the new Chair of Conference Centres of Excellence (CCE), the consortium of 40 of the UK's leading dedicated venues.More

imago chef scoops two national awards

Burleigh Court Head Chef, Andy Grant, has scooped two coverted national Chefs Challenge AwardsMore

imago bigger and even better three years on

imago has gone from strength to strength, to become one of the UK's leading conference centresMore