News

AIM Higher Silver accrediation
6 Mar

Friends House has achieved AIM Higher Silver accreditation. Ou event venue has been recognised for the quality of its meeting facilities and services.

Pay Compare Mark 25%
23 Jan

Amid media reports of chief executives of the UK’s leading companies now typically earning 129 times more than their average employee, Quakers in Britain have been awarded for their pay policy. They are the first major religious body to be a Pay Compare Mark employer.

The friendly way
16 Dec

In 2016, we fully embraced the Friendly Way and its values. We have been sustainable and ethical, while providing a great service.

Paul Grey, CEO of Friends House Hospitality
30 Nov

This week, Paul Grey, our CEO, is featured on Conference News blog! Paul talks about our sustainable journey towards green meetings and sustainable events,

Apples from Chegworth Valley
31 Oct

Last week, Nicola, Mark and Cecilia from the Hospitality Team went to visit one of our suppliers, Chegworth Valley,

Friends House
24 Oct

As a Quaker venue, Friends House is following strong Quaker values such as equality, sustainability, truth and integrity.

Camden in Bloom
27 Sep

Last week, the Friends House Hospitality team went to Camden Old Town Hall to attend the Camden in Bloom 2016 Awards. And guess what? We came 2nd in the Best Business Garden category!

Friends House is a Living Wage Employer
5 Sep

Friends House Hospitality is a Living Wage Employer paying above the London Living Wage and committed to equality and fairness among its employees

People dancing in our Euston garden
8 Aug

On Sunday 31 July, Friends House held a free garden party and afternoon tea in its Euston garden. More than 100 people turned up to enjoy the afternoon fun and sun, in our newly reopened garden.

Staff receive their NVQs qualification
11 Jul

In 2013, Friends House Hospitality launched the Hospitality Training Academy. The aim was to offer NVQs or apprenticeships to staff, so that they can reach their full potential.