Awards Dinner

Date: Thursday, 28th February 2019

Time: 18:45 – 01:00

Location: Royal Lancaster London, Lancaster Terrace, W2 2TY

Dress Code: Black tie – Business attire acceptable

The presentation of the UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) is returning to the prestigious 5-star venue, the Royal Lancaster London on Thursday, 28th February 2019.

The special celebratory evening is open to everyone from across the industry to recognise and reward outstanding performance, while providing a platform to socialise and network with likeminded colleagues.

The evening opens with a drinks reception, followed by a three-course meal with wine, the awards presentation and entertainment.

Event timings – Nine Kings Suite

18:45  Drinks reception
19:30  Welcome speeches
20:00  Gala dinner
21:30  Awards presentation
22:45  Networking and post presentation party
01:00  Carriages

Discounted Hotel Rooms Available: We have negotiated a number of discounted rooms for our guests.  The rooms are available on a first come first served basis. The rate is £185 + VAT.



The night will be hosted by Susannah Fish OBE QPM MBA

Notingham headshot photographer Beverley Perkins

Susannah Fish joined Nottinghamshire Police in 1986 as a Police Constable, and her career has seen her work across uniform and detective roles in Nottinghamshire, the West Midlands, and the Metropolitan Police.  She was the national gun crime lead for 5 years, and in 2012 became the national lead for Business Crime, Private Security Industry Liaison, and Information Sharing.

Her career culminated being appointed Chief Constable of Nottinghamshire Police until her retirement in 2017.

She was awarded the OBE for services to policing in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2008. She received the Queens Policing Medal for distinguished service in the Birthday Honours 2016, and Upstander of the Year in the national hate crime awards 2017 for her leadership on misogyny as a hate crime. The University of Nottingham conferred on her an Honorary Doctorate of Laws in 2018.

We very much hope you are able to join us at what promises to be an enjoyable evening!