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  • "Thank you so much for your help, all went well and the group is leaving very happy!"
    DMC Company at The O2 Arena for the Nitto ATP World Tour Finals

  • "The guests were all thrilled by their experience, thanks a lot for your help and hope to work with you again soon"
    DMC Company at Emirates Stadium to see Arsenal FC

  • "Thank you for one of our most spectacular events. Our time in NYC was outstanding and lots of fun."
    Corporate Client at Incentive Trip to see New York Yankees

  • "Thank you very much for all your help and support. The guests canít stop talking about the whole experience."
    Corporate Client at Cycling Experience Day at Olympic Park, London

  • "We had a FABULOUS time Ė our first trip to Twickenham together and we were spoiled by the occasion."
    Private Guest at England vs Ireland
  • A big big thank you to all involved. I felt privileged to be involved. It was a great trip, very well organised and lots of fun."
    Corporate Client at Incentive Trip to to see New York Yankees

  • "Thank you so much for our event. As always you make it all come together so seamlessly. Look forward to continuing to work with you."
    Corporate Client at Club Night Event with Trevor Nelson
  • "I thoroughly enjoyed everything about my experience in booking with you and the event itself. I can't thank you enough."
    Private Guest at Wrestlemania
  • "Canít thank you enough for stepping in when we were so badly let down. The six seats were best in the house."
    Private Guest at Wimbledon Tennis
  • "I just wanted to drop you a line to thank you for a great event. It went like clock work and all your very hard work did not go unnoticed."
    Corporate Client for Trip to Milan
  • "Our guests absolutely loved everything at the U2 concert and were so happy when I picked them up."
    Inbound Travel Company at U2 at Twickenham Stadium
  • "The seats were first class... probably the best in the house. Nicely done. Thank you."
    International Major Bank at
    Cirque du Soleil
  • "Fantastic. The hospitality at York was great, thank you. The guests really enjoyed the day too."
    Motor Dealership Group
    at York Festival
  • "It was fantastic, great experience, really want to do it again with a bigger group."
    Private Party at The University Boat Race
  • "Concert, seats and the evening were sublime. The man is a genius!! Many thanks. I shall be in touch."
    Private Guest at Billy Joel
  • "Really appreciate what you were able to do for us at such short notice (24 hours!) for VIP Places"
    Top advertising agency at
    The Rolling Stones
The Bribery Act and Corporate Hospitality
For a number of years before the Bribery Act came into force on 1 July 2010, many companies had strong fears that this piece of legislation would spell the end of corporate hospitality as we know it in the UK.

Justice Secretary at the time of implementation, Ken Clarke, announced that "Bona fide hospitality, promotion or other business expenditure which seeks to improve the image of a commercial organisation, better present products and services, or establish cordial relations, is recognised as an established and important part of doing business and it is not the intention of the Act to criminalise such behaviour.".

"The guidance makes clear that no one is going to try to stop businesses getting to know their clients by taking them to events like Wimbledon, Twickenham or the Grand Prix," said Clarke. "Reasonable hospitality to meet, network and improve relationships with customers is a normal part of doing business."

The new rules should be warmly received in the corporate world as guidance states that The Act should not be used to prevent companies from entertaining customers, dispelling the myth that corporate guests in breach of The Act may have been at risk of prosecution for accepting corporate hospitality.

The Act brought much-needed clarification to what was widely regarded as an old and confusing set of bribery laws, with businesses worrying that it would make corporate hospitality illegal and placing too big a burden on companies for the behaviour of rogue staff.

The original guidance produced by the previous Government was criticised by the Law Society for being too vague and the current Government delayed the implementation of the Act in order to write this new guidance.

The guidance clarifies what is meant by adequate procedures, and said that this would be considered in the light of the size and kind of company involved.

"Small organisations are unlikely to need procedures that are as extensive as those of a large multi-national organisation," said the guidance. "A very small business may be able to rely heavily on periodic oral briefings to communicate its policies while a large one may need to rely on extensive written communication."

The new guidelines place an emphasis on companies employing proportional means to eradicate bribery, which will bring businesses peace of mind under this new common sense approach when considering corporate entertainment for customers or suppliers.

The guidance was welcomed by trade body the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) who "welcome this much-improved final guidance", said CBI chief policy director Katja Hall."The Government has listened to concerns that honest companies could have been unwittingly caught out by poorly-drafted legislation and has clarified a number of important areas. These include the extent of liability through the supply chain, joint ventures, due diligence and corporate hospitality."

For further guidance please refer to the Bribery Act 2010 website.
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