Following a refurbishment of the Universal Office in Newcastle upon Tyne it was found that the new meeting room had an audio deficiency.

Through various fundraising activities in 2017, Universal Live and Universal AV raised £1,000 for hospice and neurological care charity Sue Ryder.

Recognising that the needs of meeting and event hosts are continually evolving, QHotels has teamed up with events production company Universal Live, and Universal Live AV, to equip its conference rooms with the very latest ‘touch of a button’ audio visual technology.

Cloth Hall Court has been developed by Leeds Beckett University in a response to the growing demand for conferencing services as the city was name 5th best conferencing city in the UK. The city centre £4.5m refurbishment is now open for business and is set to become a “hub for business and enterprise” in the city.

In a week which see’s David Hockney turn 80, his life and work are celebrated in a permanent gallery opening at Cartwright Hall.