The City of Southampton is unique
Below the cities ground are geothermal rocks which provide energy to some of the retail outlets, businesses and venues in the city. Geothermal power is cost effective, reliable, sustainable, and environmentally friendly.
At Destination Southampton we have an environmental policy, and we recognize that the events industry can have an impact on the environment at a local, regional and global level. Consequently we are committed to continuous improvements wherever possible. We recommend suppliers with a good record for using recyclable materials, energy efficient machinery, and sustainable products.
Local food and beverage produce are key to many of our venues, and in most cases, cheese, milk, ice cream, meat, cider, greens and much more are produced locally and purchased by our venue catering teams. For more information visit www.hampshirefare.co.uk
Fewer copies of the official venue guide have been printed in 2010 and clients are being encouraged to view the on line download version here.
Many of the hotels in Southampton are part of the Southampton & Region Hoteliers Association and whilst environmental commitments at each property vary, our city and region hotels are encouraged to:
LET’S ALL TRY TO DO OUR BIT!