30 Jan 2014

National Youth Orchestra Perform at The Barbican 0  

Towards the end of last year, the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain recruited 77 new young musicians to join them for 2014.  Just a couple of months later these new recruits, who make up just under half of the 165 person orchestra, were performing with their more experienced peers at London’s Barbican Hall  -…

16 May 2013

Guest blog: Helping us to help World Childhood Foundation 0  

Very often, when you stay in a hotel you are enjoying some time off and are getting ready to take in the scenery or go on a sightseeing tour. You’ll have a warm bed, with breakfast included, and a day full of possibilities.  Radisson Blu Edwardian offers the best to their guest at their 13 hotels…

07 Jan 2013

Our charity partner National Youth Orchestra awarded Queen’s Medal for Music 1  

Last month, the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain (NYO) became the first organisation to be awarded the coveted Queen’s Medal for Music in a presentation at London’s Barbican Hall. The annual award that recognises an individual or group that has had a major impact on the UK’s musical life was presented to members of…

19 Nov 2012

Radisson Blu Edwardian Announce Support for National Youth Orchestra 0  

Imagine a gigantic team of shining young talents with an average age of 16 and over three million hours of practice behind them, delivering exceptional musical performances full of verve, energy and passion… …welcome to the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Radisson Blu Edwardian is delighted to announce that the National Youth Orchestra of…

17 Nov 2012

Guest blog: Sleepout 2012 to help the homeless 0  

This week Gemma Hambley, Human Resources Manager at Bloomsbury Street and Kenilworth hotels tells us about the team’s night on the streets for Centre Point. “At 6pm on 8th November 2012, our team assembled at the Bloomsbury Street and Kenilworth Hotels, with our sleeping bags stuffed and our thermals on we went on our way…

05 Sep 2012

New Providence Wharf Hotel Supports National Family Charity’s Games Inspired Muscle Dreams 0  

The Radisson Blu Edwardian, New Providence Wharf Hotel is supporting family charity The Muscle Help Foundation (MHF) by hosting the Musclympic welcome celebration parties during the Paralympic Games. Described by Lord Coe, Chair of LOCOG as “encouraging young people with Muscular Dystrophy to fulfill their potential”, MHF delivers amazing experiences (known as Muscle Dreams) for…