City Chambers - Conference testimonials

The Money (Performance) - 27 & 28 August 2015

Gillian was brilliant - we had everything we needed and she went out of her way to make us feel at home. Anne was also great.

We were so impressed by all of the staff at City Chambers. We loved holding our event there and will definitely be recommending it to others.

Haslam Scholars Program - 21 July 2015 

I had been looking for a space to hold a number of lectures for our Summer Scholars Program in Edinburgh.  I realized that the public library might have space available for rental and decided to pursue this option.  I contacted the library and received an email from Jenny Robertson a short time later.  Jenny was extremely helpful and flexible with finding a meeting location for our event.

National Museum of Scotland Dinner - Wednesday 7 January 2015

Hi Jenny,

I just wanted to say a personal thank you to you and Eric (and Gillian) for all your hard work and flexibility in coping with our ever changing attendee numbers. the feedback I gor was that the evening was a great success and the catering was very good. Certainly I would not hesitate to recommend your service and venue again.

So thanks again for all your help!

Rachel Walcot

When You Wish Upon A Star Ceilidh - Saturday 29 November 2014

Hi Jenny,

Our supporters had such an amazing night at out first ever Charity Ceilidh and we would like to say a big thank you to you and everyone involved at the City Chambers, for all your hard work and endless patience.

We were so thrilled with the night taht we would like to book a date similar for next year.

Margaret Rowarth

Hi JennyF

Thank you for all your help. It was very kind of to help me on the night and I really appreciated your support. Everyone had a brilliant time and the staff were exepptionally helpful so thanks again.

Stephanie Donaghey

Scottish Affairs Committee - Tuesday 5 August 2014

Both Ann and Gillian were both extremely helpful in th smooth running of the event beforehand and on the day and were very accomodating to the Members needs.

Helen Ali

Arts and Humanities Research Council - Tuesday 17 June 2014

Hi Gail,

Thanks so much, the evening was a huge success and I have had many compliments. Please pass on my sincere thanks to all your team as it would not have happened without them, their seamless efforts and professionalism.

Rosemary Easton

Scottish Wildlife Trust - Saturday 14 June 2014

Jenny Robertson made the organisation and execution of our event seamless and is an absolute pleasure to work with.

Many of the guest asked where we sourced the catering as they thoroughly enjoyed the food.

Wendy Hill

Working on Wheels Staff Day - Tuesday 1 April 2014

The venue is wonderful - it was an opportunity to hold an event in a prestigious setting and it did not disappoint. Everyone was very helpful from the staff on reception, to Gail who had helped to organise the day, through to the service staff at lunchtime. It was a very nice atmosphere to come into.

Thank you for all your help in making our staff day memorable and fun for everyone.

Lyndsay Thomas

Scottish Ambulance Service Public Meeting - Wednesday 12 February 2014

I would like to thank Gail Garvey and the rest of the staff at Edinburgh City Chambers for their support and assistance during our public meeting. We had a couple of issues on the day with additional members of the public arriving who we were not expecting, wrong times on the agenda and an overrun of some of the presentations. Gail and the rest of the team were extremely accommodating, helpful and patient as our plans changed throughout the morning. this made the meeting run smoothly and helped amke our public meeting a success.

Thanks again


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