The Landmark Times Vol. 3 2010
The Landmark Times, Vol 3 2010 with information, news, receipes and much more.
. . . . . . . . . . . ly € &B On On . hB Wit . . Or email: firstname.lastname@example.org . 96 22 222 for more information and to book your Christmas Party Night . Call 071 . See inside for more information . Become a fan today & be in with a chance to WIN! Chr & Party g n i Din s m o Ro b a le avail . www.facebook.com/ thelandmarkhotel . ec th D ec 1 1 ay hD urd ay 17tle for t a S rid ilab and & F now ava nderl rty Wo ter om Pa erson n i W allro er p pps p B 49 ly €99 ate Priv s istma . BOOK NOW N . Don’t miss out on the latest news, exclusive offers and competitions! Join us today on RIC NNO . Fan CAR SHA . CARRICK-ON-SHANNON NK-O . . . . . . . . . THE LANDMARK TIMES . Vol 3 / 2010 . . . . The Landmark Hotel Team takes major accolade at Wedding Awards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Patricia Corrigan ‘Wedding Coordinator of the Year for 2009’ . . . . . . . . We love what we do and we love the fact that our couples love it too! From us all here at The Landmark we would like to thank all those who took the time to nominate The Landmark and Patricia. . The competition for the Weddings OnLine Wedding Awards 2009 was keen with wedding venues and wedding specialist companies alike vying for these much coveted awards. Nominations were made, shortlists drawn up and the elite of the industry were awarded. . At The Landmark we ensure that every couple planning their wedding does so with a confidence that every detail will be attended to with passion and flair. And it is for this, coupled with our fabulous facilities, that we received so many nominations and brought home some silverware! The greatest award of all however is that the nominations came from the True Judges - Landmark Brides and Grooms and their guests. . 2010 began with the phenomenal news that The Landmark’s Patricia Corrigan had been awarded the national accolade of ‘Wedding Coordinator of the Year for 2009’ and that The Landmark had been shortlisted for ‘National Wedding Venue of the Year 2009’. . . . . . . Cartown Presents . . FINAL . . 10th Dec . . Competition open to all types of talent and acts Starts Fri 1st Oct . . from The Landmark Hotel and www.cartownclub.ie COMPETITION . APPLICATION FORMS AUDITIONS Fri 24th Sept . Prize €20,000 . THE ULTIMATE TALENT CONTEST . . t. 00353 (0) 71 9622 222 f. 00353 (0) 71 9622 233 e. email@example.com w. www.thelandmarkhotel.com Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim, Ireland . . . . . . . THE LANDMARK’S WEDDING TEAM are proud to announce… We are delighted to say that our new-look wedding facilities coupled with our award winning service and reputation have positioned The Landmark as one of the busiest Wedding Venues in the country. We have a large team which ensure that every Landmark Wedding is a showcase wedding and that every couple and their guests are given VIP treatment. Our priority is to sustain this award winning service and in doing so we are pleased to welcome Emma Dooner as Wedding Coordinator to the team. Emma, who has years of Event Management experience looks forward to meeting you over the coming months and in assisting you with the same attention to detail and passion that you have come to expect from The Landmark. The Landdmark Wedding Team. Left to Right: Aoife McCormack (Marketing Manager), Jennifer Logan (Accommodation Manager), Patricia Corrigan (Wedding Coordinator), Emma Dooner (Wedding Coordinator), Robert Slowiaczek (Chef), Daniel Cross (Banqueting Manager), Dorcas Toop (Reservation Manager) “To all the gang at The Landmark, thank you for the most amazing day ever. If I could tell you what to improve, it would be to stop time and make it all last longer! To Patricia, congratulations on the award (Wedding Coordinator of the Year!!!) we couldn’t have done it without her help. To the Kitchen Staff - the food was out of this world! I loved my Christmas Cookies and everyone is still talking about them! To Dorcas and the Reservation Team - you are legends! The Banqueting Staff - we couldn’t have asked for things to run more smoothly. Thank you all so much!” “Thank you seems too weak a phrase for all your hard work, attention to detail and exceptional level of service. Our wedding in your hands meant we could relax and enjoy every minute!” Tracy & Michael July 2010 Orlaith & Damien, December 2009 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The inside story . . Introducing The new Cold Cuts Platter There are so many reasons why you should become a fan of The Landmark Hotel Fan Landmark Fans get: • All the breaking news from the Landmark and on local events, gigs & festivals • Exclusive offers and deals • Invites to exclusive events • The chance to WIN – loads of good stuff! Check out www.facebook.com/thelandmarkhotel and see what is on offer for New Fans Today! A selection of cured meats served with fresh sour dough bap, pickles, apple, tomato, homemade potato salad, cheese and relish €9.95 Food And why not enjoy the platter with a glass of our house wine for only €12.95 The new Cold Cuts Platter is now available in Aroma’s and The Boardwalk Café Enjoy! Daily Specials @ The Boardwalk Café The Lunch Time Specials Menu offers delicious fresh food at great value prices. Served Mon – Fri from 12pm – 4.30pm This menu changes daily ensuring that there is always something new and tasty for you to eat! Or if you have a smart phone – scan this barcode and it will bring you directly to our Facebook page! Become a fan of The Landmark’s on facebook to receive our Weekly Specials Menu. www.facebook.com/thelandmarkhotel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Over 2,500 fans and climbing! t. 00353 (0) 71 9622 222 f. 00353 (0) 71 9622 233 e. firstname.lastname@example.org w. www.thelandmarkhotel.com Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim, Ireland . . www.thelandmarkhotelleitrim.blogspot.com www.youtube.com/thelandmarkhotel . www.twitter.com/landmarkhotel . www.facebook.com/thelandmarkhotel . . . . . ing . . ts . Cones & F loa . Cool & Refresh Ice Cream . . . . . . . Ireland’s Award Winning Best Loved Ice-Cream – you gotta try it! . HAVE YOU MET MAUD? . To celebrate the launch of The Landmark’s new-look wedding facilities the Landmark Hotel offered Landmark Wedding Couples the chance to win a trip to New York City with a gift certificate for $2,000 for Kleinfeld Bridal, Manhattan. Our lucky couple – Jennifer Davitt and Andy Heekin, had an amazing trip to NYC, Jennifer found the bridal gown of her dreams and their wedding day at The Landmark – well as you can see it was picture perfect! . Winning Couple’s Big Day . . . . Maud’s Ice Cream is made from a traditional recipe based on locally produced fresh milk & cream and comes in an array of mouthwatering flavours! . . . . . . . . . . . . Maud is available as a treat for your Wedding Guests on arrival to the hotel or later when they take a much needed break from dancing and are in need of some refreshments! Just another Landmark Wedding Innovation . A cool idea... . . . . . . . . The Ultimate Hot Chocolate . . . . . “Being a Leitrim person I am proud that we have such a fine hotel in our county - you all did us proud on our Wedding Day. From the manner in which the reception was manned to the impeccable white gloves for serving. All our Wedding Guests had a fantastic day - as did we. Many of them said that it was the best wedding they were ever at!” Margaret & Noel, Feb 2010 . . . . . . . . . . . . • Place your desired amount of Hot Chocolate in your favourite mug and fill with hot milk. • Pour double cream in over the back of a tea spoon and allow it to settle. • Sprinke chocolate chips & marshmallows on top. • Perfection! . The perfect combination for a Celebration with family or friends. . How to make The Ultimate Hot Chocolate . . Looking for a private venue for a special occasion? Carrick’s treasure – the elegant and beautiful Serves 6 Ingredients: . 1 pint of double cream – whipped 6 meringue nests – broken into pieces 3-4 cups of strawberries (prepare the berries 2 to 4 hours before serving and chill for some time) . Place sliced strawberries, meringue and whipped cream into a large mixing bowl. Fold together gently. . . . . . . . . . . . . Place in dessert bowl & chill. . . Garnish with sliced strawberry (and mint if desired!) . . . . Yum! Yum! Enjoy! . . If you are planning an event, we would love to show you around our private function rooms and bars. Please call 071 96 22 222 to schedule an appointment. LANDMARK STYLE . From the elegant to the sublime – Carrick’s only cocktail bar Black Mint is also available for Private Functions, be it for After Dinner Drinks or a Party Celebration. Elevated over-looking the Shannon, it has it’s own private dance floor and Resident Mixologist. Black Mint is simply the perfect party venue! . STRAWBERRY ROMANOFF CJ’s Dining Room is available for private use. Whether it is a Boutique Wedding Banquet, Wedding Anniversary, Christening, Family or School Reunion, CJ’s has become the venue of choice. Our Events Manager will work closely with you as you design your menu, select your wines and plan the layout of the dining room for your special event. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Reunion There are a number of private dining and function rooms for you to choose from whether you are planning a – Christening, Birthday or Anniversary Celebration, Family or School Reunion, Boutique Wedding Party or a larger event such as a Gala Dinner, Dinner Dance, Charity Event, Award Night, Concert, Team-Building Event or Debutant Ball. So if you are planning an event – big or small, please contact our Events Manager to schedule a private showaround of our facilities and to discuss your requirements. Cocktail Master Class . Christmas Parties Landmark Christening Booties – a gift from us to your Little One t. 071 96 22 222, e. email@example.com Christening Gala Dinner Concerts GIFT VOUCHERS PARTY PACKAGES The Landmark Gift Voucher The Ideal gift whatever the occasion. A Wedding, Birthday, Christmas, Anniversary gift or simply to say Thank You! Landmark gift vouchers can be exchanged for a whole variety of services throughout the hotel; a relaxing stay in our four star accommodation, a romantic evening meal for two or a cocktail master class with our Resident Mixologist. A Landmark Voucher – flexible gifts that you can trust! Celebrate Whatever the occasion in Style Birthday The Landmark can customise a party package for you! Post Wedding Party Girlie Getaway COMPETITION • Dine in The Boardwalk Café GUESS HOW MANY • Enjoy a Cocktail Master Class in Black Mint Cocktail Bar Win a night in The Landmark’s Deluxe Suite and Dinner for 2 in The Boardwalk Café! . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Debs Tea m Building . . Charity Event The Landmark loves hosting events and our team will work closely with you to ensure that your event is enjoyed by all! . . The Landmark Hotel has a well-earned reputation as one of the region’s leading Conference, Business and Events Venues. With years of experience in Event Management, The Landmark is known for its creativity and innovative approach, also its attention to detail when organising events. • Finish the night off in a private suite in Cartown Night Club 1. ...eggs are used by The Landmark’s Chef and his team in an average week? • Relax in the 4 star comfort of The Landmark Hotel 43200 . 4320 . . . 14 . . . . . . 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Win CARRICK-ON-SHANNON Great Value Breaks Golf Breaks Family Fun Golden Years ...the Riverside town of Carrick-on-Shannon Girls Getaway Check out www.theland markhotel.com e. reservations@ thelandmark hotel.com t. 071 96 22 222 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Escape to... t. 00353 (0) 71 9622 222 f. 00353 (0) 71 9622 233 e. firstname.lastname@example.org w. www.thelandmarkhotel.com Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim, Ireland Photographs supplied by: Ivan Keaney www.keaneysphoto.ie John Reynolds www.johnreynoldsphoto.com Tony Geoghegan www.tonygeoghegan.com David Knight & Steve Walton www.irishweddingphotography.com Leitrim Observer www.leitrimobserver.ie Neal Houghton www.nehweddingphotography.com Brian Duignan www. brianduignan.com . . Events . . PLANNING AN EVENT