London & South East - UK Housekeepers Association

London and South East region

London & South East

The London & SE Region boasts the largest membership of all regions, which can be accredited to the number of hotels in the capital.

This region is organises the Shared Knowledge Day, which is a platform of learning and exchange of ideas, is a very popular full day’s event, inviting Executive/Assistant Housekeepers and General Managers.

Each year the region hosts 11 events/meetings, which consist of 6 meetings, the Shared knowledge day, the National Business Lunch, Summer Barbeque and Winter Ball. Members of this region receive emailed newsletters and updates throughout the year.

London & SE Region have their own application form and price structure. Click here to apply

Lorraine DaleLorraine Dale

London Chairperson

Head Housekeeper at the Master of the Royal Household’s Department


MargusMargus Saareoks


Director of Operations at Casna Group


PriscillaLadhaPriscilla Ladha


Director at Omni FM PLC


Alan Butcher

General Responsibilities

Director of Housekeeping at Casna Group



Paul Berncastle

General Responsibilities

Executive Housekeeper at the Town Hall Hotel


LianaLiana Sparks

Deputy Chair

Ex-Housekeeper and Co-founder of ERS


Rep NameSebastian Dabrowski

Events, IT & Communications

Housekeeping Consultant and Director of Paperclip Solutions


Rep NameMelanie Penn

General Responsibilities

Head Housekeeper at the Army & Navy Club


Paul Fisher

General Responsibilities

Regional Sales Manager at Simon Jersey Uniforms



London and South East Events

London November Wine and Cheese Evening 2018
  • Date: Tuesday 6th November 2018 from 6pm (NB NEW DATE)
  • Region: London and SE
  • Meeting: The Danubius St. John's Wood

NB: DATE CHANGE. Join us on Tuesday 6th November 2018 for our annual wine and cheese event. At the Danubius St. John's Wood in supply of the Poppy Appeal.

MoreNov 13, 2018 | Event - London and SE
London January Winter Ball 2019
  • Date: 26th January 2019
  • Region: London and SE
  • Meeting: Park Plaza London Riverbank, London

Join us for our annual Winter Ball on 26th January 2019. 

MoreJan 26, 2019 | Event - London and SE

 UKHA National Events

Annual Business Luncheon Friday 26th October 2018. 12.30 for 1pm
  • Date: Friday 26th October 2018. 12.30 for 1pm
  • Region: National - hosted by London & SE
  • Meeting: The Chelsea Harbour Hotel, London

All members of the UKHA Nationwide are invited to the Annual Business Luncheon in London on Friday 26th October 2018, 12.30 for 1pm. This event is the networking highlight of the UKHA calendar, so please do book early to secure your places.

MoreOct 26, 2018 | Event - National - hosted by London & SE

 London and South East News

London & SE - June meeting review

    Over 100 housekeepers and associates gathered at the Army & Navy Club in Pall Mall on June 12th 2018. How fast can one person fill a trolley and race to the bar? And dancing robots....

    MoreJun 14, 2018 |
    London and SE May Meeting 2018

      Over 65 members networked in luxurious surroundings at The Churchill Hotel, London for the London and South East meeting on 8 May.

      MoreMay 15, 2018 |
      Review - London & SE May 2017 meeting at The Conrad

        A big thank you to all our members who joined us at The Conrad St James on 9th May. As always our thanks go to Margaret McPherson and her team for ensuring that we had a very successful and beautifully organised housekeeping event.

        MoreMay 11, 2017 |
        London February 2017 meeting review

          A well attended meeting with a great speaker and raffle at the Danubius Hotel London .

          MoreFeb 11, 2017 |

          Hospitality Industry Events

          International Housekeeping Week - 2nd week in September
          • Date: Second Week In September - annual event
          • Region: National
          • Meeting: National campaign

          International Housekeeping Week is the second week in September, EVERY September. Whilst we encourage you to keep the recognition going and celebrate your Housekeeping superstars 365 days a year, this special week is a great excuse to focus on your team and reward them for doing an excellent job!

          MoreSep 1, 2018 | Event - National