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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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VENUE OF THE MONTH: GUILDHALL

VENUE OF THE MONTH: GUILDHALL
A powerhouse in the centre of The City of London, Guildhall has been a key part of London’s history since the 12th Century, an era when the Lord Mayor of London rivaled the monarch for influence and prestige. Built somewhere between 1411 and 1440, Guildhall was designed to reflect the power and reputation of London. This...
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New Summer Party Space at Royal Museums Greenwich

New Summer Party Space at Royal Museums Greenwich
With the sun shining across London today (well, at least it is as I write!), we're turning our attentions to the Summer Party season, and an exciting new temporary venue space! Royal Museums Greenwich will be installing a marquee on its grounds between Tuesday 11th and Friday 21st June 2019, offering spectacular views of the...
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City Venue of the Month: Barber-Surgeons' Hall

City Venue of the Month: Barber-Surgeons' Hall
Barber-Surgeons' Hall has held the site in Monkwell Square since the 1440s. Sadly the original Hall was destroyed in the Great Fire of London, but the current Hall, opened in 1969, blends the historical connection with the comfort & practicality of a modern venue.With four light, airy and versatile function rooms, and charming outside space for al fresco...
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Venue of the Month: LSO St. Luke’s

Venue of the Month: LSO St. Luke’s
Whatever the weather, we always have summer on our minds, and love a good party to look forward to! One of our favourite, but little known, venues is LSO St. Luke’s which is now available to hire for outdoor events throughout the summer months for receptions of up to 200 guests....
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Outdoor Lunching for Conferences

Outdoor Lunching for Conferences
With summer finally here, we’ve noticed our clients requesting their buffet lunch served outside in our venues’ stunning gardens, terraces and courtyards. Not only is this a great way to ensure delegates get some much needed fresh air and vitamin D, being outdoors can inspire creative thinking and bring positive energy into the afternoon...
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Salters' Hall Wins at the RIBA London Awards 2018

Salters' Hall Wins at the RIBA London Awards 2018
Party Ingredients are delighted to announce that Salters' Hall is the recipient of the prestigious RIBA London Community Award 2018 Originally designed in 1967 for the Salters' Company by Basil Spence, the full scale refurbishment, extension and reinvention project was awarded to De Metz Forbes Knight Architects ...
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Venue of the Month: Royal Museums Greenwich

Venue of the Month: Royal Museums Greenwich
We love visiting our venues, and we were lucky enough to pick a glorious day last week to walk around the stunning spaces of Royal Museums Greenwich, one of only four UNESCO World Heritage Sites in London!   The National Maritime Museum, which can stand up to 1,000 guests for drinks receptions, or seat 550 for...
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City Venue of the Month: Saddlers' Hall

City Venue of the Month: Saddlers' Hall
After a run of showcases at our City venues, these culminated in our final one, hosted at the impressive Saddlers’ Hall, located just a few yards from St. Paul’s Cathedral. As the sun shone (yes there was sun that day!), we welcomed clients to view the variety of spaces that the Hall has to...
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City Venue of the Month: Skinner's Hall

City Venue of the Month: Skinner's Hall
Dating back to 1670, Skinner’s Hall is a secret gem in the City of London with 6 unique event spaces and is the ideal venue for Summer and Christmas Parties! The Rooftop Garden is a hidden oasis with a distinctive Italianate terrace, olive trees, sculptures and a central fountain. Conjuring up...
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