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Peter Reeves from Arena Pursuits - Connections Radio Interview with Paul Harvey

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Listen to Peter Reeves in conversation with Paul Harvey

Peter tells the story of how Arena Pursuits developed from paintballing to the major corporate events and outdoor activity centre it is today, as well as discussing farming, blackcurrants and grapes...

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Motivating staff through Brexit

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

by Peter Reeves, Managing Director

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Happy and well-motivated employees are your most important asset

Monday, April 24, 2017

Do you know how happy your team is at work?

A recent survey showed that almost half of employees are unhappy or unenthusiastic at work. One of the main things cited as lacking in disheartened staff (and valued by content ones) is recognition and a simple thank you for hard work (Personal Group)

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Don’t forget your employees during company changes

Monday, March 13, 2017

Five tips to get your team on board

Change within a business can be unsettling for staff. Anything from new technology systems to company restructuring or a change in management will affect employees more than people realise.

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Fun, educational, outdoor activities for Kent, Sussex and London schools

Saturday, March 11, 2017


Inject a bit of fun into the educational experience at Arena Pursuits, the outdoor activities company with over 25 years' experience.

Arena has developed a wide range of events for 6-18 year olds and is ideally located on the Kent and Sussex border to enable schools in London and throughout the South East to travel and engage in either a half day or full day programme of events, all tailored to suit the age group, and abilities involved.

And with all the required insurances as well as safety equipment and trained and experienced instructors on hand, teachers and parents have peace of mind that the children are in safe environment.


How is it educational?

Spending time outside is important – letting off steam in a controlled environment, fresh air and exercise are key parts of physical health, and growing up. With current NHS guidelines stating that 5-18 year olds should have 60 minutes of exercise per day a trip to Arena Pursuits has physical benefits, on top of mental benefits and entertainment.

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4 ways to get from tech start-up to tech superstar

Monday, January 30, 2017

Technology is the present, and the future. Google’s working environment is seen as the epitome of ‘cool’, Apple is an aspirational brand, and the next tech start up could be tomorrow’s digital influencer. Who would have thought that app designers and social media companies could go from start up to international recognition in just a few short years?

Tech companies look at business in a different way. Set up, run and worked for by gamers, engineers and creative geniuses, these offices are not work places for suits and ties and corporate practices. There is also room for fun, inventiveness and innovative team and client bonding.

4 ways to get from tech start up to tech superstar


1. It’s about team bonding, not just team building

Teams work better together and are more productive if they are bonded. Getting a diverse group together at the beginning of a new project and then saying thanks by having some fun when completed, introducing new members into the team, celebrating the launch of a new product or having some well-deserved R + R at a summer party are just a few examples of how to get a team working well together.

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The Bribery Act says that you SHOULD entertain clients

Friday, October 21, 2016

Need to build on-going relationships with clients and worried about the Bribery Act? – Well, don’t. Here is some useful information about hospitality and the Act.

Since the introduction of the UK Bribery Act 2010, it is easy to see why some companies and individuals might be nervous to provide hospitality to customers and clients.

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How to grow your business through building and engaging your team

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Firstly, team building is not a cliché

The phrase ‘team building’ often concerns an employee. Isn’t that a day of ‘forced fun’ for colleagues who don’t know each other very well and are expected to be best friends and model employees from then on?

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The parent and grandparents’ guide to the ultimate children’s birthday party

Monday, July 4, 2016

Want to give your child or grandchild a birthday party to remember? Want a professional, safe and secure environment? Want your child to experience a fun and exciting day full of outdoor adventure? Want them to let off steam in a controlled and disciplined arena?

If you answered yes to any or all of these questions, then this guide is for you.

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6 great ideas for an adventure packed Stag or Hen do in the heart of South East England

Monday, July 4, 2016

A great day they’ll never forget

It’s a lot of pressure as the maid of honour or best man to give your bride and groom the best send-off you can. Some of the best days involve working up the courage to experience something you’ve never done before.

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