Plant trees, build teams, leave a lasting legacy

We were out in The Heart of England Forest this week planting trees, then enjoyed bacon sarnies to round off the morning at Studley Castle – what a great way to build teams and demonstrate your commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility. The Phoenix Group is enthusiastic about the business benefits of tree planting, “The HeartContinue reading “Plant trees, build teams, leave a lasting legacy”

Grow your network at Studley Castle 28th November 5-8pm

Join Longden at the newly renovated conference centre at Studley Castle for an informal and enjoyable evening of networking, eating, drinking and business support.    Book your free place here            AGENDA 5.00pm    Registration, refreshments and networking 5.30pm    Welcome from Studley Castle from Debbie Thompson 5.40pm    Business support and GrowthAccelerator with Sharn Haywood-Higgs 5.50pmContinue reading “Grow your network at Studley Castle 28th November 5-8pm”

Enjoy more than free blackberries this September with Longden

I am enjoying the fabulous free feast of blackberries in the hedgerows and thought that you may like to benefit from a free place on our next ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management course. This year, Longden is celebrating 21 years as a successful provider of practical qualifications and as part of ourContinue reading “Enjoy more than free blackberries this September with Longden”

Shakespeare’s secret discovered in Stratford upon Avon

A group of 32 high flying young people from Kuwait have a fun with a fast introduction to Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon and support The Buzz Arts & Community Centre by meeting there for lunch. Organised by Longden Events, the group race around Stratford on a beautiful summer’s day gaining clues at 10 lovely locations. TheContinue reading “Shakespeare’s secret discovered in Stratford upon Avon”

Shakespeare’s Secret discovered in Stratford-upon-Avon!

A group of 32 high flying young people from Kuwait have a fun with a fast introduction to Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon with Longden whilst supporting The Buzz Arts & Community Centre – a local charity, by meeting there for lunch. Organised by Longden Events, the group race around Stratford on a beautiful summer’s day gaining clues at 10Continue reading “Shakespeare’s Secret discovered in Stratford-upon-Avon!”

Do you waggle? Come to the woods on 9th September for a treat!

Do you Waggle? Announcing the first UK CSR and Sustainability Showcase – ‘Waggle in the Woods’ Monday 9th September will see the first ‘UK CSR and Sustainability Showcase – Building your CSR culture’ event taking place at The Heart of England Forest, Great Alne, outside Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire. Speakers include Paul Tanner from TataContinue reading “Do you waggle? Come to the woods on 9th September for a treat!”

Leadership development – sizzling summer savings!

Now you can choose the best route to develop your leadership skills with a sizzling summer offer of a 50% saving on published fees from Longden. We have a practical programme of leadership development running at our training centre at Westwood Business Park, near to Warwick University from 19th – 21st August 2013.  Download the details hereContinue reading “Leadership development – sizzling summer savings!”

Keep on Truckin’. Cut costs, cut carbon, plant trees!

Thanks to Will Reeves and the lovely team at the Freight Transport Association, The Heart of England Forest was able to discover the fantastic, innovative actions our Logistics industry is doing to reduce carbon and cut costs. With all the money saved – they can then plant trees!        Carole Longden comments, “When youContinue reading “Keep on Truckin’. Cut costs, cut carbon, plant trees!”

CSR goes painting at The Buzz with Lloyds TSB

Give and Gain in action at The Buzz with a lively group from Lloyds TSB who are giving The Enterprise Hub a much needed makeover. A lovely team have escaped the branch and put their painting skills to good use in Stratford upon Avon. Thanks to Mary Judge and the team at BITC for organising theContinue reading “CSR goes painting at The Buzz with Lloyds TSB”