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Vision Honours 150th Birthday of Leading Product Brand, Liddell

By | August 24th, 2016|News|

Global leader in textiles, Vision Support Services, have been championing their leading luxury linen brand, Liddell, as they celebrate its 150th year, this year. Vision is headed up by North-West entrepreneur Dan Wright, who created the Vision Group in 2005 to bring together heritage rich, world-renowned textiles brands dating back to the 19th century. [...]

Dan’s Charity Bike Ride Blog: Day Four

By | August 19th, 2016|News|

The Doc: 'Let's get up at easy time.' VisionAli: 'Zoo-per. Ven is that?' The Doc: 'Ven you wake up is the most easiest time'   But Didar has other ideas. Despite the bike miles in my legs crying out for some rest, I'm up at 530am, because 'it is closing in and looks like [...]

Dan’s Charity Bike Ride Blog: Day Three – Carry on up the Khunjerab

By | August 19th, 2016|News|

Sost is a half-Yak town (the other half of the yak we have for dinner) that happens to be the last one before the summit of the Khunjerab Pass and the border with the People's Republic. The Chinese economy thrives on a 'build it, they'll come' philosophy - the metropolis of Sost is waiting [...]

Dan’s Charity Bike Ride Blog: Day Two – Karimabad to Sost (and back to Passu)

By | August 19th, 2016|News|

"Remember VisionAli,  vee are bikers, vee are trekkers, vee are not just car-sitters" - Rana Vikas Waqqas aka The Doc There ain't no wiffy in them thar Karakoram, so apologies for the delayed update. But there are a lot of hills. Arguably bigger ones than anywhere else in the world. It's all looking great, [...]

Vision Support Services Get Set For The Hotel Show in Dubai

By | August 18th, 2016|News|

Vision is delighted to announce they will be exhibiting at the Hotel Show in Dubai for the fourth year. One of the biggest events in the hospitality calendar, the Hotel Show takes place at the Dubai World Trade Centre between 17th September and 19th September. The show is expected to attract over 25,000 attendees [...]

Dan’s Charity Bike Ride Blog: Day One – Gilgit Your Gun, We’re Going Up

By | August 17th, 2016|News|

Dawn breaks brightly over the Benazir Bhutto International airfield in 'Pindi', the Himalayan foothills emerging through the mist to ring the northern approaches. This means the Nanga Parbat weather window is open and we're good to go. The 0430 to Gilgit on PIA ('Perhaps It Arrives' sadly more accurate a nickname than on which most [...]

Vision Support Services Gear Up For 340-Mile International Charity Bike Ride

By | August 11th, 2016|News|

Vision Chairman, Dan Wright, along with Vision Pakistan’s Sales Director, Ali Raza, are putting their best wheels forward as they prepare for a charity bike ride which will see them cycle from Pakistan to the Chinese border. On August 15th, both Dan and Ali will set off the on 340-mile trip starting from the [...]

Dan’s Charity Bike Ride Blog: The Trouble With The Taliban Is…

By | August 10th, 2016|News|

…They seem to favour sports utility vehicles over bicycles. OK, I suppose they have some more significant foibles than that, but perhaps the root cause of their angst is a lack of balance. Of the two-wheeled variety. Perhaps they've never found inner peace halfway up a hill climb? Or perhaps they just have [...]

Vision Support Services Attend UK Housekeepers Association Summer Ball

By | August 3rd, 2016|News|

Staff from Vision donned their best flapper dresses for an evening at the UK Housekeepers Association Summer Ball, taking place at the Marriott, Leeds on July 22nd. The annual ball, set to the theme of the roaring twenties, was attended by over 200 people from across the hospitality industry and included music, dancing and [...]

Brexit: Interview With Dan Wright of Vision Support Services

By | July 25th, 2016|News|

As part of the Brexit forum held at Vision, we interviewed Chairman Dan Wright to find out why he voted 'Leave'. First things first. I didn't vote 'Leave' because I'm a disenfranchised, impoverished, northern Little Englander, fond of humming 'Land of Hope and Glory' as I get older. I didn't vote 'Leave' because I was seduced [...]