first direct, our Prime sponsor provides telephone, online and mobile banking services to its 1.3m customers and offers a full range of personal banking products including its multi-award winning Current Account and mortgages. It has been recognised for its excellent customer service by numerous independent third parties including Which? Moneywise, Moneyfacts and  As well as its Facebook page, first direct uses social media to engage with customers through sites like YouTube, Twitter, Flickr and Tumblr



Virgin Trains East Coast , our official and preferred Travel Partner operates on routes totaling 936 miles, from London to Peterborough, the East Midlands, Leeds, York, Newcastle, Edinburgh and beyond to Aberdeen, Inverness and Glasgow.


Malmaison, the iconic boutique hotel brand is our official VIP hotel and can also be located in thirteen cities across the UK. Enjoy the spirit of Mal life with our super stylish rooms and suites. High-octane bars with cocktails and bubbly so dangerously tempting for a school night. Devine dining in the Mal Brasserie where fresh ingredients meet fresh thinking, as our expert chefs serve up iconic dishes with a Mal twist. Great beds for sleepy heads, power showers, flatscreen TV, serious wines and naughty nibbles. Other luxuries include and ‘vroom’ room service for breakfast, dinner or midnight munchies.

Locations: Aberdeen, Belfast, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, Oxford, Liverpool, London, Newcastle, Reading, Leeds.



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ITV is a commercial TV network in the United Kingdom. Launched in 1955 as Independent Television under the auspices of the Independent Television Authority to provide competition to the BBC, it is also the oldest commercial network in the UK.





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THALIA BESPOKE is a creative production company offering a tailor-made service for all clients' event needs. We pride ourselves on developing unique concepts, strategies and campaigns across many platforms and creative industries. Innovation and professionalism are key to the THALIA BESPOKE ethos, as well as ensuring every brief surpasses the client's expectations.



Urban Bliss launched in January 2015. Our vision is to deliver a fresh, distinctive style which is inspired by gigs, street-style, catwalks, and bloggers. At Urban Bliss HQ we live for fashion. Our talented Design Team scours the globe for the newest and freshest looks so that we can deliver the latest trends and fashion-looks time after time, to the Urban Bliss girl. 

We currently distribute through various concession and wholesale partners. You can find a comprehensive list at

Our e-commerce site will launch in 2016, where our customers will be able to buy directly from this site. 



Unisex Salon in based in De Vere Venues Whites Hotel within the Reebok Stadium Bolton. At Jiggi Salons we are committed to offering you a personal & high quality service every visit. Our ethos is simple, keep up-to date with latest trends, fashions and developments in the hairdressing world to make sure our clients are looking their best. We understand all clients are different, so we offer an initial consultation on every visit to discuss your requirements and then all you have to do is sit back in the modern surroundings of our salons and relax.


Since the inception of Buckley Jewellery in 1989, Adrian Buckley has had one aim – to design and manufacture the best quality fashion & costume jewellery at competitive prices. Having won the prestigious award for 'Best Costume Jewellery” four times at the UK Jewellery awards and numerous international accolades, Buckley London is stocked at over 600 international retail locations including 100 airports around the globe. Buckley London is also present inflight on over 150 airlines and many cruise services. 


Fulford Flowers for the best flower arrangements for all occasions.


JP Events is a dynamic conference agency with over 20 years’ experience in the event industry. Our mission and vision is to invest a considerable amount of time in understanding and facilitating our clients, driven by the desire to exceed their expectations time and time again.

Chika’s is the new challenger in the UK snack market, bringing exotic West African inspiration and product innovation to excite consumers hungry for new food experiences. The Founder is Nigerian entrepreneur Chika Russell, who offered to teach Dragons Den’s Peter Jones to tick-tock before later turning down his investment. Chika’s is growing rapidly with listings nationwide including Waitrose, Ocado, Selfridges and Wholefoods.  Packed with flavour, provenance and style, Chika’s healthier range of nuts and crisps is gluten free and vegan friendly.



Passion 4 Events are proud to have supported the MOBO Awards VIP and after show parties for the third year running. Established since 2006 and specialising in prestige events, weddings, and VIP hospitality throughout the UK and Europe, our clients invest in our experience to turn their party into a truly memorable event! From simply hiring our boutique event furniture, to a full event management service, Passion 4 Events can help. 



Jamaica Patty Cowas founded in 2013 with the aim of bringing high-quality Jamaican food to the UK. Frustrated by her inability to find the flavours and aromas of straight from the oven patties in London, Jamaican-born entrepreneur Theresa Roberts decided to launch Jamaica Patty Co. in order to give UK consumers the opportunity to enjoy the fresh flavour of Jamaica. To ensure authenticity all recipes have been developed by renowned Jamaican chef Collin Brown and Theresa; Collin insists that every single patty is freshly baked in store just like they are in Jamaica.   


Kahn Design is the ‘dream factory' that specialises in inspirational design realisation. Our team brings together a blend of expertise and experience from a diverse knowledgebase of real world design problem solving. Our industrial designers are experienced in a breadth of project work that ranges from the precision of fine Swiss timepieces to the elegant fluency of high performance sports car design. Our development processes utilise computer aided design and state-of-the-art rapid prototyping techniques to allow our team to take a design brief from a clean sheet of paper to a working prototype with accomplished ease. 


We would like to introduce you to a whole new world of irresistible marshmallows. Mallow & Marsh was launched off £250 and no sleep and has kept up that approach ever since. We spend hours perfecting and experimenting with our recipes in order to create these awesome culinary delights. A melt in your mouth, light as a feather, delicious experience.


blk. is the new way of drinking healthy! blk. is an infusion of fulvic minerals and spring water. Fulvic minerals derive from extremely rare and rich deposits and are a result of 77 different minerals conforming into one super mineral! Due to fulvic minerals being black they naturally change the colour of the water to black! They are also sourced at pH9 making blk. very high in alkaline. Packed full of powerful electrolytes and containing 0 Calories, 0 Carbs, 0 Caffeine, 0 Sugar or 0 Sodium, it's not hard to see why everyone is starting to enjoy the dark side!


We are specialists in designing and manufacturing high quality, fashion conscious lingerie and bra-sized swimwear for the fuller bust and fuller figure. Most importantly we believe in providing you with expertly fitted lingerie, right up to a K cup.


Four Corners Interiors was officially launched by founder and creative director Alimah Sitta, in 2014 who merged her love for travel and interior design to create a business miles away from her corporate career in the City. Alimah uses fabrics from around the world to hand make home furnishings and has growing expertise in interior design consultation. With its primary line being Africa, Four Corners pieces are eclectic, colourful and authentic.

Four Corners Interiors, bringing the world into your home!


Alize is a Premium French Vodka and Cognac, blended with natural fruits. With a rich heritage rooted in the beginning of hip-hop culture, it was rapped about and drank by the greats.  Today we are giving Alize a new burst of energy and re launching the brand into contemporary urban culture.  We support the beat makers, music shapers, re-mixers and mic takers. STAND UP, BE LOUDER, ALIZE. #AlizeLouder @AlizeLouder.


Born in 1989 initially as a small menswear brand with roots in skate and BMX culture, Bench today is a global fashion brand presenting stylish men’s and women’s clothing with a functional edge, designed for a 24 hour city lifestyle.

Music is a fundamental part of Bench‘s DNA, evident since day one when the brand launched at the height of Manchester’s iconic Madchester movement. Having championed emerging artists across music genres from indie to EDM since their inception, their support of fresh, new talent is ever evident as they recognised the talented Jess Glynne and formed a partnership before her meteoric rise to fame when her hit ‘Hold my Hand’ reached number 1 in May this year.



seanhanna is a highly pro-active and energetic hairdressing salon group with a difference. We deliver quality hairdressing at all times with an extremely high level of service, so that the client is ultimately happy after every experience in or around our business.

Today, we have 8 salons which cover Bristol, Cambridge, Canary Wharf and the South West London region and employ over two hundred and twenty members of staff. We aim to give them the very best education in hairdressing.




Bobbi started a makeup revolution in 1991 with a handful of lipsticks and a simple philosophy: “Women want to look like themselves, only prettier and more confident.” Her dream was realised when she debuted her line of cosmetics – just 10 brown-based lipsticks at Bergdorf Goodman in New York City. Women instantly embraced her uniquely flattering makeup and realistic approach to beauty. Today, Bobbi brown Cosmetics can be found throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.


Designer clothes store for over 30 years based in Leeds stocking the very best in designer clothing which includes brands such as Armani Jeans, Replay, Belstaff, Lyle & Scott and Nudie Jeans. With over 25 years experience in the designer clothing industry we stock some of the finest designer T shirts, designer jeans, designer jackets and designer dresses.


Established in 2015 DirtyMouth cupcakes is London’s trendiest cupcake company. Providing the upmost fashionable cupcakes LDN has to offer We taste as good as we look. Inspired by fashion created by creatives eaten by all.