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Press Releases

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Rafael Nadal joins Andy Murray in Aegon Championships 2017 lineup

Nadal, winner of two Wimbledon crowns, 14 Grand Slam singles titles overall, Olympic gold in Beijing, and runner-up in the Australian Open just over a week ago, can’t wait to return to the prestigious grass court tournament that he won in 2008.

Andy Murray makes career commitment to Queen's

Andy Murray has committed to compete in the Aegon Championships at The Queen’s Club for the duration of his career, and the BBC will cover the tournament until at least 2024.

Twickenham Stadium - Planning permission granted for East Stand redevelopment

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has announced that planning permission has been granted for the redevelopment of the East Stand. The extension will enable hospitality to be accommodated within the stadium while not increasing the overall capacity.

Aegon Championships voted ATP tournament of the year for the fourth consecutive year

The Aegon Championships has been voted ATP World Tour Tournament of the Year for a fourth consecutive year in its category in the annual ATP World Tour awards, presented by Moët & Chandon.

Keith Prowse partners with London Stadium for Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Show Tour

The concert will see Robbie Williams become the first solo artist to headline the London Stadium as he concludes the UK leg of his huge 29-date tour spanning 18 European countries throughout the summer.

Keith Prowse partners with London Stadium for Robbie Williams Heavy Entertainment Show Tour

The concert will see Robbie Williams become the first solo artist to headline the London Stadium as he concludes the UK leg of his huge 29-date tour spanning 18 European countries throughout the summer.

Andy Murray - World Number One

After 12 years on the ATP Tour, Andy Murray has reached the summit of the world rankings and has become the first British player to do so since rankings were introduced in 1973.

Keith Prowse unveils re-brand to build on growing hospitality market

Keith Prowse has today unveiled a new corporate identity, designed to strengthen the Company’s industry leading position, which includes amongst others official appointments to The Championships, Wimbledon, The Aegon Championships, Twickenham Stadium and the Investec Derby Festival.

Keith Prowse advises guests to book hospitality early for The Championships, Wimbledon 2017

With The Championships, Wimbledon reaching a glorious conclusion and with demand for 2017 at record levels, Keith Prowse is advising purchasers of hospitality to book early and book official.

Davis Cup winners Edmund, Evans and Ward given Aegon Championships wild cards

Three members of the team that won the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas for Great Britain in 2015 have been awarded the three singles wild cards into the Aegon Championships, which takes place 13th-19th June at The Queen’s Club.

Eddie Jones announces Brighton training camp squad

England Head Coach Eddie Jones has announced his squad for a three-day training camp in Brighton.

Aegon Championships set for strongest ever line-up; record-breaking ATP-500 field expected

The Aegon Championships at The Queen’s Club is set for its strongest-ever line-up after the official entry list revealed a record-breaking field of players for an ATP World Tour 500 event.

Tsonga returns to join Murray, Nadal, Wawrinka, Raonic, Kyrgios at The Queen's Club

The World No.7 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will return to the Aegon Championships for the first time in two years after confirming he will join defending champion Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka at The Queen’s Club, 13th-19th June.

The R&A issues warning about buying unofficial hospitality for The Open

Ahead of The 145TH Open at Royal Troon this July and next year’s Championship at Royal Birkdale, The R&A has issued a warning to protect spectators against unofficial hospitality suppliers.

Raonic & Kyrgios join Murray, Nadal & Wawrinka at The Queen's Club

Keith Prowse will once again team up with the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) this summer to provide exclusive hospitality experiences for the Aegon Championships (13 – 19 June).

Get closer to the action with Keith Prowse at the Aegon Championships

Keith Prowse will once again team up with the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) this summer to provide exclusive hospitality experiences for the Aegon Championships (13 – 19 June).

Emily Roux joins Keith Prowse for The Championships, Wimbledon and Investec Derby Festival

Keith Prowse, the UK’s leading corporate hospitality provider, has announced that Emily Roux, daughter of Michel Roux Jnr and granddaughter to Albert Roux OBE, will join the family dynasty for the first time at the Investec Derby and The Championships, Wimbledon.

Wawrinka joins Murray and Nadal in Aegon Championships line-up

The French Open champion Stan Wawrinka has joined fellow Grand Slam singles champions Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal in the Aegon Championships line-up at The Queen’s Club, 13-19 June.

Aegon GB Team announced for Davis Cup by BNP Paribas first round tie vs Japan

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has today named the Great Britain squad to contest the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group first round tie against Japan from March 4-6, 2016 at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham.

Keith Prowse issues due diligence advice ahead of summer season

Keith Prowse, the UK’s leader in hospitality experiences, has launched its latest best practice guidance for corporates, highlighting the increasingly important role due diligence plays when purchasing hospitality.

Rafael Nadal to return to the Aegon Championships in June

Rafael Nadal will return to the grass of the Aegon Championships at The Queen’s Club, 13th-19th June 2016.

Andy Murray targets record fifth title at The Queen’s Club

Andy Murray is targeting a record fifth Aegon Championships title after confirming that he will return to The Queen’s Club, 13th-19th June.

Aegon Championships voted ATP 500 Tournament of the Year

The Aegon Championships, the grass court tennis tournament played at The Queen’s Club every June, has been voted ATP World Tour 500 Tournament of the Year

Jason Atherton signs new partnership with Compass Group UK & Ireland

Compass Group UK & Ireland has signed a five year partnership to continue working with renowned chef, Jason Atherton.

Cheltenham Racecourse opens The Princess Royal Stand

Cheltenham Racecourse is to launch one of 2015’s biggest investments in UK sport, The Princess Royal Stand.

Aegon Championships Helps Raise More Than £250,000 For Children In Need

The Aegon Championships helped to raise more than £250,000 for Children In Need on the Chris Evans Breakfast Show on BBC Radio 2 on Monday.

Keith Prowse goes live

Keith Prowse welcomed bookers and buyers of corporate hospitality to its first experiential live showcase last week (8 October) unveiling its hospitality offering for 2016.

Keith Prowse launches immersive pop up event #KPLIVEUK

The UK’s leading hospitality provider has launched Keith Prowse LIVE. The event is being positioned as the benchmark for best practice in the hospitality and premium seat sector and is targeted at marketers, sponsorship and event managers in SMEs, as well as larger corporate clients.

Aegon Championships: Time Lapse Video

For a six-week period The Queen’s Club is transformed into a platform for the ATP World Tour 500 event, the Aegon Championships; an international tennis tournament welcoming 9,000 people per day. Despite such large numbers, the tournament has an intimate atmosphere.

Corporate Hospitality: what is the value of spending face time with your customers?

Central to a company’s marketing mix and often described as face time, entertaining at a sporting event allows you to invest in clients, building strong relationships through side-by-side communication.

Keith Prowse reap record sales after innovative developments

Innovations made by Keith Prowse, Wimbledon’s official hospitality supplier for The Championships, have helped to conclude the fortnight as one of its most successful tournaments on record. 

Keith Prowse launches new-look Gatsby Club for The Championships, Wimbledon

Hospitality provider Keith Prowse has redesigned The Gatsby Club to bring guests closer to the action by bringing the Wimbledon experience inside the award-winning venue.

Keith Prowse launches hospitality offerings at The Investec Derby Festival

Keith Prowse is marking the start of the 2015 'Season' with the launch of its new hospitality offerings for The Investec Derby Festival at Epsom Downs Racecourse, 5- 6 June.

Young guns target main draw at The Queen's Club

Some of the most talented and exciting teenage tennis players in the world will battle it out for places in the main draw after entering the Aegon Championships qualifying tournament at The Queen’s Club, 15th-21st June. Qualifying will take place 13th-14th June.

Royal Salute Coronation Cup - Guards Club Saturday 25 July

The Hurlingham Polo Association (HPA) is delighted to announce Royal Salute as the title partner for the prestigious Coronation Cup over a longstanding period.

Ward & Edmund receive remaining Aegon Championships wild cards

Britain’s James Ward and Kyle Edmund have been awarded the two remaining wild cards into the Aegon Championships, which takes place at The Queen’s Club, 15th-21st June.

Eight of the world's top 13 men's players confirmed for the Aegon Championships

The official entry list has today revealed that eight of the world’s Top 13 players will compete for the Aegon Championships trophy at The Queen’s Club, 15th-21st June. It is one of the strongest entries in the tournament’s history.

Keith Prowse partners with Sunsail and EMG for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes

Keith Prowse is partnering with sailing experts Sunsail and event specialists EMG to create spectacular sailing packages for Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week - 8-15 August 2015 - that will take guests closer to the action than ever before.

Raonic & Kyrgios to make Aegon Championships Debuts

Wimbledon semifinalist Milos Raonic and 19-year-old Australian star Nick Kyrgios have signed up to make their debuts at The Queen’s Club, 15th-21st  June

Keith Prowse gets #CloserToTheAction in the GP Club at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Keith Prowse will be getting motor car enthusiasts closer to the action this year at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (25-28 June) with its new GP Club track-side hospitality (available between 26-28 June) at the largest motoring show in the world. 

 

Keith Prowse takes guests bck in time at the Goodwood Mess

Keith Prowse, the UK’s leading hospitality provider is working with the Goodwood Revival (11-13 September) to offer corporate hospitality with a 1940s twist in the Goodwood Mess.

Birmingham Bears sign McCullum for defence of NatWest T20 Blast

New Zealand captain and opening batsman Brendon McCullum has signed to play for the Birmingham Bears in the 2015 NatWest T20 Blast after agreeing a seven-match deal with the reigning champions.

Keith Prowse selected as official hospitality supplier to The Investec Derby Festival

Keith Prowse, the UK’s No.1 hospitality provider, is adding The Investec Derby Festival to its roster of high-profile official hospitality appointments.

Neil MacLaurin, MD of Keith Prowse reviews 2014's sporting occasions, innovations and commendations

As 2014 draws to a close, Keith Prowse’s Managing Director Neil MacLaurin, highlights the year’s sporting occasions, innovations and commendations that further strengthened the company’s position as the hospitality sector’s market leader.

Head Chef at Edgbaston Cricket Ground wins national Waitrose Cricket Cook Off

Edgbaston Cricket Ground’s Head Chef, Dave Hill has been announced as the winner of Waitrose’s Cricket Cook Off.

Keith Prowse kicks off the rugby season with hospitality packages at Twickenham

Keith Prowse, the official provider of hospitality at Twickenham Stadium, the home of England rugby, has launched key hospitality packages for the 2014 QBE Internationals and 2015 RBS 6 Nations Championships, ahead of next year’s Rugby World Cup.

Bowled over by food

Birmingham Mail Online - 05/09/2014 Paul Fulford talks about the food offering during his hospitality experience at the England v India ODI at Edgbaston

Cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar to feature as guest speaker at Edgbaston

Indian cricket legend, Sunil Gavaskar, is set to appear as a guest speaker during the upcoming England v India NatWest International T20 match, taking place at Edgbaston on Sunday 7th September.

Edgbaston Cricket Ground - A Team Perspective

Conference News July/August 2014 Edition Page 39 talks to members of the team responsible for delivering match day hospitality at Edgbaston Cricket Ground

A Jaeger Style Guide for 2013’s Sporting Season

Keith Prowse host corporate shopping event and catwalk show

Murray may not have won the title but The Championships, Wimbledon, remains a hot spot in the sporting calendar with an encouraging forecast for 2013

Keith Prowse’s prestigious hospitality offering, at The Championships, Wimbledon has proved its worth for the 30th consecutive year, with an optimistic outlook for 2013’s Grand Slam

Serving up a Spectacular at The Championships, Wimbledon

Last remaining packages available as Keith Prowse approach another sell-out year

Indication of a good return on investment this summer

Keith Prowse launches an ‘Interaction Indicator’ for the Season

Edgbaston offer set to be a real hit for cricket fans this season

Keith Prowse, the UK’s leading hospitality provider, is encouraging people towards central England with an offer on its Edgbaston Stadium cricket hospitality packages, as part of its plan to ensure that people enjoy the UK’s most prolific summer of sport.