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If you haven’t yet booked your Christmas party, we still have a few dates left – but don’t leave it much longer! Or may be you’re thinking about how to see in the New Year – where you can get a few friends and family together and celebrate in style.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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Telegraph readers this week voted York as their second favourite city to visit in the UK, having chosen Yorkshire as their number one UK holiday destination just last month. All of which got us thinking about the wealth of riches we have on our doorstep. One of the most frequent... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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Fancy doing your Christmas shopping in one of the country's best-loved cities, where there's history around every street corner, breath-taking architecture, and a range of shops to rival anywhere in Europe? We're talking, of course, about York. Spend a day browsing the fantastic array of city centre stores – a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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If you stay with us regularly, or frequently book meeting rooms or events at our hotel, why not find out about joining our loyalty scheme - Club Carlson – where you can earn rewards for supporting our brand? We think it excels other hotel reward schemes – we offer more... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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In the future, when you are sitting down to watch a fascinating documentary made by world-renowned film-maker Martin English – remember where you saw him first! Martin very kindly produced our latest promo video for the hotel, taking some time out from his day job working in our RBG bar.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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We like to think we are a really family-friendly hotel – and you only have to look at our staff to see this. It’s a real family affair for some of the team at the Park Inn in York – take Carol Ward, our sales and marketing co-ordinator, who has... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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We really cooked up a treat to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer when we took part in the charity's World's Biggest Coffee Morning event. We invited staff to help out by baking or bringing in some sweet treats for the sale - and boy, did everyone come up with... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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Well, it's certainly been a wet week, and a number of places in York and around the region have had a really tough time of it, but thankfully, we remain unaffected. Despite our enviable position right alongside the River Ouse, we have had no problems caused by the rainfall, and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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We are so looking forward to our event next Friday (28) to raise money for Macmillan Cancer – and even more so now that we have our wonderful chef Robbie Chuliber on board. Robbie was diagnosed with leukemia three years ago, and jumped at the chance to be part of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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Here's the happy band of painters who spent a day at our neighbouring church, All Saints, helping to keep the Grade One listed building looking its best. Our staff volunteered to rub down the metal railings around the church, and repaint them. It's just one of the many community activities... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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Fancy tucking into an RGB burger, topped with bacon, mature cheddar and BBQ sauce, with generous helpings of fat chips and onion rings? Or a Portobello mushroom burger, if you prefer, lavished with goat’s cheese, onions and mustard? You could opt for a smoked salmon and goat’s cheese roulade with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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It’s been so hectic over the summer that we’ve barely had time to introduce you to our new General Manager, Sally Hughes. Sally’s own introduction to the hotel was a bit of a baptism by fire – literally – as she arrived the week we were playing host to the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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We’re still on a high from having played host to a really exciting - not to mention unusual - guest at the hotel – the Olympic flame! We were thrilled to be chosen from all the hotels in York to house the flame for the night it was in the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
Carol Ward, our marketing co-ordinator, had a really interesting afternoon this week spending some time with pupils at Huntington School, helping to give them a flavour of what it’s like to work at a busy hotel. Carol was one of a number of different professionals invited along to speak to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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We’re thrilled to announce that our sponsorship deal with the magnificent York City FC is due to continue for another two seasons. We are planning a trip to Bootham Crescent next week to sign the contract, and to have our photos taken with their new additions to the trophy cabinet... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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Less than a week to go to the start of the Carlson Rezidor charity cycle relay - we can't believe it's come around so quickly! Simon Russell, our financial controller, and accounts assistant, Katie Dalton, have bravely offered to cycle between two of our group’s hotels, to raise money for... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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Here's our new head chef, Ian Farnsworth, who is settling in nicely after taking over our kitchen just over a week ago. We feel very lucky to have Ian with us - he has only recently returned to the UK after 15 years working in Australia. His very impressive CV... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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We were so pleased at the latest victory by the Rawcliffe U19's – the team won the York FA cup on Sunday, setting up a thrilling end to the season with the double now on the cards! The team, who are sponsored by the Park Inn York, beat Wiggington 5-0,in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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We've got so much going on this year! Click on this to see our full calendar of events and find out how you can celebrate some of this year's great occasions with us: Download Calender of Events 2012 Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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We are already very excited about the fact we have an Adele tribute night in June – and we think you will be too when you see our latest competition to win tickets to take along a bunch of friends – the prize will be won by ‘someone like you’!... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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Don’t forget our live Easter hunt challenge kicks off on Friday(6th) – it’s already causing some rivalry in the hotel! Our guest services manager, Nigel Faxon, is a huge Chelsea fan, whilst chef Jamie Wilson is mad about Liverpool FC – so naturally, the two were very excited when they... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
Fancy winning tickets to watch Liverpool at Anfield, or enjoying a free weekend stay at a Park Inn hotel anywhere in the country? And all you need to do is keep your eyes peeled! As part of our Great Easter Hunt, the Park Inn has teamed up with the mighty... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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A-level students from a York school had a break from their studies to get an insight into running a big business, courtesy of the Park Inn by Radisson, York. Year 12 students from Huntington School visited us recently to find out how a big business is run, and what it... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
We have lots going on at Park Inn by Radisson in York, and we hope you'll enjoy reading about our events, from things to enjoy at the hotel, to our active involvement in the community. Please feel free to comment about our posts, we love to receive feedback from our... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2012 at Park Inn York blog
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The Park Inn York is proud to support Rawcliffe FC’s under-19 football team. We provide the team with training tops, and allow the 15-strong squad to train free-of-charge at our fabulous gym facilities on a Saturday. The team, which is doing fantastically well in the York Mitchell Sports Under-19 Football... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2012 at Park Inn York blog