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A host of special events

THERE’S plenty to celebrate at Holiday Inn Corby with an events calendar to appeal to all tastes and all generations.

January gets off to a romantic start with a wedding showcase on Thursday 16 January to give couples an opportunity to explore the recently refurbished venue between 6pm and 9pm.

Newcomers to the conveniently located 110-bedroom hotel may be surprised at the transformation where the experienced events team can create packages to meet each organiser’s requirements.

The popular fizz and quiz night returns from 7pm on Saturday, 1 February. The £10 ticket includes a basket meal and glass of fizz on arrival.

Princesses will be meeting little ones on Sunday, 5 February during an afternoon tea. The £15 per person tickets include food, fun and games between 12.30 and 2pm.

Romantics and gin lovers will appreciate the Warners gin-tasting night on Friday, 14 February. The £25 tickets include a gin and tonic on arrival and six different flavoured gins.

A wedding fair on Sunday, 23 February is an event dedicated to future brides and grooms from 11am to 2pm.

The coming months offer yet more options including an Ed Sheeran tribute night on Friday, 27 March. The £20 tickets include a basket meal. Hold on to your dinners at the Fawlty Towers tribute show on Friday, 8 May when Basil, Sybil and Manuel welcome guests to the three course-dinner and show.

The extensive refurbishment means the venue can now host events for up to 350 people but still offer options for those looking to hire well-equipped rooms for smaller groups.

The hotel’s facilities include free high speed wifi on site, a refurbished on-site gym, fitness and pool area 3D Health and Fitness Corby and the beauty salon Pampered and Polished.

The Open Lobby space, which is open to non-residents, boasts a dining area which includes a chefs’ station, bar and a ‘to go’ cafe where the team serve Starbucks coffee.

A conference and events brochure, which includes details about the different catering options and facilities, is available from the website or to discuss discounted corporate rates contact the hotel’s sales manager Janette Weedall on 01536 401020, email or visit www.hicorby.com/

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