There is just one week left until the inaugural Cambridgeshire Digital Awards will take place at Burgess Hall.
The St Ives venue – a purpose-built events and conference centre – is around 20 minutes from Cambridge and offers close links to the A14, A1 and M11.
The CDA is the first and only scheme exclusively to recognise the online achievements of businesses, charities and schools from across the county.
On November 19, the first Presentation Evening will be held and Gold, Silver and Bronze accolades will be awarded across 12 categories.
Part of the One Leisure complex – which incorporates a gymnasium, sports and leisure facilities – Burgess Hall boasts more than 11,000 sq ft split across four main areas, a fully licensed bar and on-site catering facilities.
It is a popular centre for local and touring theatre productions, musicians and used regularly to host corporate events.
Over the years many famous names from the world of comedy have graced the stage at Burgess Hall with Jim Davidson and Jethro lined up to perform over the coming weeks.
James Bland, the Manager at Burgess Hall said: “We are thrilled to be hosting the first Cambridgeshire Digital Awards, which will be a great occasion.
“There is so much brilliant digital talent across Cambridgeshire and we’re proud to play our part in celebrating that.”
He added: “Burgess Hall really is the perfect venue for any number of guests from 20 to 600.
“Whether you’re looking for an evening’s entertainment or planning a dinner party, conference, corporate event, meeting, exhibition or celebrating business achievements we can tailor-make a package to suit your budget and space requirements.”
Burgess Hall – which is owned and managed by Huntingdonshire District Council – hosts a range of other events including weddings, conferences, exhibitions and private parties.
To discuss your requirements please call the James Bland, Burgess Hall Manager ,on 01480 388500 or email [email protected]
CAMBRIDGESHIRE DIGITAL AWARDS 2015 – The Schedule
Arrival and complimentary welcome drinks
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Your evening meal will be served, along with a complimentary third of a bottle of wine. The menu is:
Main: Chicken With White Wine and Tarragon Sauce served with potatoes and seasonal vegetables
Vegetarian Main: Roasted Red Pepper Stuffed with Lemon Cous Cous
Dessert: Rich Chocolate Tart
There will be a cash bar inside the suite.
Introduction by our host Robin Bailey and entertainment from TV presenter and comedian Mark Dolan.
The awards presentation, the running order for which will be published in your programme on the evening. Awards will be presented by our host alongside representatives from SuitRecruit, Lexus Cambridge, Cambridge News, Connecting Cambridgeshire and Greater Cambridge & Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership. Noelle Godfrey, Programme Director of Connecting Cambridgeshire and Head of Digital Infrastructure at Cambridgeshire County Council and Laura Welham-Halstead, Head of Communications and Connectivity at the Greater Cambridge & Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership are our guest speakers on the night.
Presentation ends, and the celebrations continue with networking and drinks in the suite until midnight!
The dress code for the event is officially ‘business casual’.
Free parking is available on site.