Gala Dinner

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Celebrate in style at Croydon’s party of the year.

All money raised on the night will be in aid of the Mayor of Croydon’s Charities.

Join over 350 guests at the Grand Sapphire for an evening of great food, networking, and entertainment, during which the winners of the 2017 Croydon Business Excellence Awards in association with Gatwick Airport will be announced.

Book your tickets here!

Join a prestigious guest list & enjoy a sparkling evening of great networking and entertainment:

• A three course meal inc wine
• A celebrity host
• Live music and entertainment
• Awards Ceremony
• Charity Auction in aid of local charities
• Dancing & DJ until 1am


Thursday 5th October 2017 from 6pm – 1am

Dress Code: Black Tie and Evening Dress


  • £145 +VAT PER TICKET (Shortlisted companies – £125 +VAT)
  • £1,295 +VAT PER TABLE OF 10 (Shortlisted companies – £1,100 +VAT)
  • £1,560 +VAT PER PREMIER TABLE (Shortlisted companies – £1,265 +VAT)
    Includes ¼ page advert in the awards brochure, two bottles of champagne and VIP position

Book your tickets online and pay by card. Alternatively email to pay by Bank Transfer.

General Public – Book tickets here:

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Grand Sapphire, 45 Imperial Way, Croydon CR0 4RR

Situated at 45 Imperial Way, Croydon, CR0 4RR, Grand Sapphire brings style comfort and luxury combining magnificent state of the art banqueting facilities. Hotels rooms are also available on request.


To enable you to make the most of your evening, we have agreed a discount on bookings for those wishing to book a room:

The Grand Sapphire

45 Imperial Way, Croydon, Greater London CR0 4RR.

Our venue for the Gala Dinner and Charity Ball has 34 luxurious rooms with an ensuite shower, free wifi and free parking. As there are limited rooms available – please make sure you book early to secure your requirements. Find the rates of the bookings online at or contact the hotel on 020 8680 0447

Hilton London Croydon

101 Waddon Way, Purley Way, Croydon, CR9 4HH.

A 5-10 minute walk from the Grand Sapphire, the cost of the room is £50 + VAT for a single room and £60 + VAT for a double.To book please contact hotel manager Donata Palev on 020 8667 4411, quoting the event.

Hallmark Hotel Croydon Aerodrome

680 Purley Way, Croydon CR9 4LT.

A five-minute walk from the Grand Sapphire. Hallmark Hotel has 110 stylish, contemporary bedrooms with fast, reliable wifi throughout and business guest essentials such as multi-channel flat screen TV, 24-hour room service and plenty of desk space to catch-up on emails. The cost of the room is £75 + VAT for a single room and £85 + VAT for a double. Please contact the hotel on 0330 028 3403 and use the discount code ‘White Label Events’.

Please note: White Label cannot be held responsible for any room bookings, payments or cancellations. The agreement is directly between yourself and the relevant hotel.