Annual Responsible Business Gala Dinner, hosted by National Grid: Guest joining instructions

We are delighted you are attending the Annual Responsible Business Gala Dinner at the Royal Albert Hall on 7 July. We are expecting over 1,000 guests on the night and entertainment from Adam Hills and City Year with the brilliant Claudia Winkleman guiding us through the evening.

We are looking forward to welcoming you for what we hope will be an enjoyable and inspiring evening.

If you have any queries on the day of the event, please contact Ami Pattni on 0207 566 6661.

Venue – map printed on ticket 

Royal Albert Hall
Kensington Gore


Nearest Tube: South Kensington

Parking: Police advise drop off only as all surrounding parking will be suspended

Key Timings

18:00 Doors officially open

19.00 Formal programme begins

22:30 Formal event concludes

22:30 - midnight  Aftershow party in West Arena  Foyer and Berry Brothers Bar


The dress code is lounge suit – dress to celebrate!


Please ensure you bring your event ticket (sent by post) with you to gain entry.

If you do not have your ticket please go to Door 6 and visit the information desk where your attendance can be verified and a badge issued.

Personal Belongings

Cloakroom facilities will be available at Door 6.


Please do not take photographs – official photographs will be available to all guests online on the morning of 8 July from Business in the Community.

Social Media

Before the event and on the night join in the the conversation about our shortlisted and finalist companies on Twitter using the hashtag #BITCawards.

Entry to the Venue

Entrance is strictly by ticket only. The tickets you have received have the door which you need to use printed on them. It is vital that you use the correct door printed on your ticket as there will be a name badge waiting for you at the reception desk at that door. Entry to the Main Hall will be via name badge and ticket only.

If you have any queries in the run up to the event please contact me, Louise Bruin on 020 7566 8695 or my colleague Ami Pattni on 020 7566 6661. I wish you an enjoyable and inspiring evening.

Louise Bruin, Head of Events
020 7566 8695

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