A firm fixture in the regional calendar, the Midlands & Central Awards lunch is a networking occasion not to be missed. Following three successful sell-out years, we are delighted to announce that this popular event will be moving to the impressive ICC Birmingham in 2019. The world-class conference centre will not only provide the perfect setting for this awards lunch, but also be able to accommodate the ever-increasing demand for tables.

Start Date / Time 29 Mar 2019 12:00
End Date / Time 29 Mar 2019 15:30
Venue ICC Birmingham, Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2EA
Category BCO Awards
National Yes
Region Midlands and East Anglia
Type Awards
Available to Non Members Yes


Guest will enjoy reception drinks and will then be seated for a 3-course lunch and entertainment from a guest speaker before the announcement of the regional award winners.

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Alun Cochrane

Award-winning stand-up comedian Alun Cochrane can often be seen at the biggest comedy clubs across the country. In 2018, he toured the UK with his tenth solo show ‘Alunish Cochranish’ following its success at the prestigious Edinburgh Fringe Festival. On screen, Alun has starred in Mock the Week and 8 Out of 10 Cats, as well as The Now Show and Just a Minute on BBC Radio 4. He even gave audiences a humorous guide to his family home in mini-series Alun Cochrane’s Fun House for BBC Radio 4 Extra. Every Saturday, Alun co-hosts The Frank Skinner Show on Absolute Radio where listeners can catch highlights of his exceptional storytelling and latest observational quips.




£115 +VAT per place
£1,150 +VAT per table of 10

Price includes drinks reception and, three course meal, tea & coffee, and Awards Presentation.

Bookings can be made by downloading the form and returning to Createvents:

Clare Hollick, BCO Awards, Createvents, 
450 Brook Drive, Reading, Berkshire RG2 6UU
E: clare@createvents.co.uk F: 01183 340085





 Tickets for the event will not be issued until payment has been received in cleared funds.
1. Confirmation of booking: Bookings are only accepted with full payment in advance. Your table booking is not guaranteed until you have received written confirmation from CreatEvents. If you do not receive written confirmation within 10 working days, please contact us on 01183 340085.The BCO are unable to raise invoices in advance for payment but will issue a VAT invoice after payment has been received.
2. Cancellation policy: Unfortunately, due to commitments with the venue, we are unable to offer refunds.
3. Special dietary requirements: Instructions of how to order will be sent with your wine ordering information. Simply complete and return as instructed on the form. This form must be received at least 48 hours prior to the event, otherwise charges will apply and it may not be possible to take care of the specific requirements of any guest.
4. Lighting and special effects: It is the table booker's responsibility to inform guest(s) that special effects, including strobe lighting, may be used at the event.
5. Alterations: It may be necessary for reasons beyond our control to alter the venue or the date of the event. We will give you as much notice as we can and your booking will be transferred to the new venue or date.
6. Event cancellation: If we cancel the function we will refund all booking fees paid. We do not, however, accept liability for travelling, accommodation, or any other expenses incurred as a result of any cancellation or postponement of the event.
7. Loss or Damage: Our liability for loss or damage incurred as the result of cancellation or postponement of the event is limited to the amount of your booking fee.
8. Guest speaker: The guest speaker is subject to change as a consequence of illness, accident or other reasons beyond our control. In such a circumstance a suitable replacement will be found.

These terms and conditions are governed by English law and the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute.