EVENTS ROUNDUP

The Great
British Ball 2019

Tickets are now on sale for the President’s annual dinner which this year is celebrating all things British!

East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce President Andy McLaughlin invites you to this much-anticipated gown and black tie event.



Master of ceremonies Paul Guard and the brilliant international opera singer Seán Ruane will once again be entertaining guests, with John Pearce and Mark Woodward from Made in Britain announced as the guest speakers.


A selection of fantastic prizes will be raffled off to raise money for this year’s nominated charity.


The Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel is the venue The Great British Ball and the fun starts at 7pm with prosecco and canapés.


For general bookings of nine or less, please register online at https://www.mychamber.co.uk/eastlancs/event/view/id/2502


Diamond ambassador members are entitled to two free places at this event, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Discounted tables are available for groups of 10: For diamond ambassadors it costs £472 plus VAT; for members it is £550 plus VAT, and for non-members it is £695 plus VAT.


Please contact Debbi Dawson or Darren Grantham on

01254 356400 to book tables.


Overnight accommodation is available at the Dunkenhalgh at preferential rates:


Double/Twin rooms cost £82.00 per room per night, including bed & breakfast;


Single rooms are £73.50 per room per night, including bed & breakfast;


Executive upgrade is an extra £20.00 per room per night;

Privilege rooms cost an £30.00 per room per night.