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LIVERY - BUT MAKE IT FASHION!

LIVERY - BUT MAKE IT FASHION!
As we kick-start the new year, we reflect on all of the amazing ways our City venue spaces have been utilised. Most recently Skinners’ Hall for Edward Crutchley’s Winter 2020 fashion show – think livery but make it fashion! Our Instagram blew up as fashion show attendees tagged the venue on their Instagram pages...
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RECIPE OF THE MONTH - AVOCADO SUMMER ROLLS

RECIPE OF THE MONTH - AVOCADO SUMMER ROLLS
Start the year off right with a light yet tasty Summer Roll recipe - perfect either as a starter or for a quick lunch on the go! AVOCADO & ORIENTAL VEGETABLE SUMMER ROLLS With the influences of different cuisines from round the world, vegetarian and vegan dishes have become far more diverse. These Vietnamese-style summer ...
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A UNIQUE LONDON WEDDING VENUE GUIDE

A UNIQUE LONDON WEDDING VENUE GUIDE
Congratulations once more, to all the couples who are about to embark on the wedding planning journey. As we know, the planning process can be fun but often slightly daunting. Not to worry, we have put together two wedding venue guides to assist you during this time, this one covers a range of unique ...
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A CITY WEDDING VENUE GUIDE

A CITY WEDDING VENUE GUIDE
Happy New Year and a huge congratulations to all of the lovely couples who are newly engaged or have started wedding planning over the Christmas period!! To assist you in the planning process, we have put together two wedding venue guides - this one covers some of our amazing City of London venues and ...
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CASE STUDY: WHAT'S YOUR POISON?

CASE STUDY: WHAT'S YOUR POISON?
 Our City halls are a major part of the history within the City of London - they are classic buildings filled with artefacts, paintings and hundreds of years’ worth of history making them favoured venues for a wide range of events throughout the year. The Apothecaries’ had once been members of the Grocers’ Company and originally sold spices...
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WHAT TO DO THIS CHRISTMAS 2019 PART 2

WHAT TO DO THIS CHRISTMAS 2019 PART 2
With Christmas Day nearing, the festivities are now in full swing. Whether you live in London or are just visiting you’ll find plenty of events to help you get into the Christmas spirit. If you missed part 1 of our festive to-do list, you can check it out here. There are still events on at some of ...
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WHAT TO DO THIS CHRISTMAS 2019

WHAT TO DO THIS CHRISTMAS 2019
If the cold winter air isn’t enough of a reminder that the festive season is upon us, we thought we would give you a gentle reminder in the form of a festive London to-do list at some of our beautiful venues. Whether you enjoy ice-skating in the City or indulging in afternoon tea with a Christmas twist, ...
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'TIS THE SEASON TO BE MERRY

'TIS THE SEASON TO BE MERRY
Much like Party Ingredients, these delicious Christmas beverages are the epitome of tradition with a twist - that twist being a combination of the things people love the most over the festive period, traditional flavours and alcohol. We’ve put together a short list of the best festive drink recipes guaranteed to have your Christmas...
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CELEBRATING NATIONAL SEAFOOD WEEK

CELEBRATING NATIONAL SEAFOOD WEEK
The 4-11th of October is officially National Seafood Week! It’s an annual campaign for British businesses to celebrate and encourage the range of seafood dishes available in the UK and the accompanying health benefits. Not only is it a great time for businesses to encourage customers ...
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VENUE OF THE MONTH: TROXY

VENUE OF THE MONTH: TROXY
Let’s set the scene, it’s 11th September 1933 - Troxy’s opening night. To symbolise the grand opening, the ribbon is cut by 14-year-old Stepney schoolkid Bridget Hughes, and to celebrate the occasion, their first ever customer is gifted a gold watch. Inside the venue there are large chandeliers, ...
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