verina1The Verina Suite at The Old Inn, Crawfordsburn was formally launched  on Thursday 3 September 2015.

The event was broadcast live on this page and on demand recordings of the speeches are available to watch below.

This state of the art facility is the latest phase of an ongoing multi-million pound investment programme by the hotel’s owners and the venue is perfect for weddings, conferences, meetings and seminars.

For more details please click here to contact the events team at The Old Inn

The event began with drinks and canpes and guests had an opportunity to view the hotel facilities. Guests then moved into the new Verina Suite where they listened to a number of speeches before lunch and musical entertainment.  Recordings of the speeches are available to view below.  Simply click on one of the icons at the right of the screen.  When each video finishes, the next will begin automatically.  The recordings are:

  • Welcome by Garvan Rice;
  • Input by Jonathan Bell, Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Investment;
  • Overview of the History and Development of the Old Inn Crawfordsburn (Garvan Rice);
  • Remarks by Alan Cook, Architect;
  • Input by Alderman Alan Graham, Mayor of Ards and North Down;
  • Closing Remarks by Paul Rice.