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Wedding Daze: Lucy and Tony - The reality of a dream wedding

It must be almost every little girls' dream to get married in a Castle or a Palace and what more of an incredible place to get married than the Tower of London, which is exactly what Lucy and Tony were able to do!  I was able to speak to Lucy in retrospect of the big day, to find out how everything...
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Unique London Venue: The Fifth Platinum Friends' Dinner at Royal Hospital Chelsea

Designed by Sir Christopher Wren more than 300 years ago, the Royal Hospital Chelsea is a prestigious venue, situated in the heart of one of London’s most fashionable districts on the banks of the River Thames. The venue offers a number of historic and beautiful spaces for private and corporate hire, the most impressive of which is the Great Hall....
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BNC Scavenger Hunt: Choose your crew

Choose your crew! Just like organising a crew for a pirate ship (as you do), organising an event means you need a crew you can trust, a team who will accommodate each and all of your requests! That's what we pride ourselves on at PI; providing a team of experienced event coordinators who are responsive, creative and unflappable! We can take...
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Seasonal Ingredients: Game - Wild Duck in a Red Wine Sauce

As we're very nearly at the end of the game season we thought it would be silly not to make the most of this seasonal delicacy! Wild Duck and Geese are the perfect game to eat this late in the season, here is one of our favourite recipes: Duck in Wild Mushroom and Red Wine Sauce Ingredients: 2 Duck Breasts 300g/10oz Puff Pastry 2 eggs,...
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Wedding Daze: Unique London Wedding Venues

If you’ve already decided you want to get married in the City or perhaps you're just looking for some inspiration, London has some incredibly awe-inspiring venues to choose from. Whether it’s traditional and classic or modern and off-the-wall we have it all! See our full list of venues here. Middle Temple is one of the best examples of traditional, dating from 1562 this Elizabethan...
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Real Bread Campaign: Black Pepper and Prune Bread

We've joined the Real Bread Campaign (something we're very passionate about!) and we bring you the first in a series of some of the delightful breads we bake here at PI HQ. Today is the delectable Black Pepper and Prune Bread, made in our kitchen by Kunle! Ingredients to make one loaf 313g Rye Flour 2g Cracked Black Pepper 6g Salt 10g Yeast 100g Strong Flour 225-250ml...
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PI's 25 Steps to Christmas - Step Twenty Four: What to leave out for Santa on Christmas Eve

If you've been following our steps to Christmas you should be almost ready for the big day! This step is arguably the most important; you must to leave some food out for Santa and his reindeer, they've got a very busy night and need to keep their energy up! It's fair to say that Santa will probably be sick of the...
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PI's 25 Steps to Christmas - Step Twenty Three: Christmas Table Decoration Ideas

Decorating your Christmas table can be as simple or as complicated as you like, and it doesn't have to cost you a fortune. You can easily make Christmas dinner extra special using these DIY festive table decoration ideas.  Citrus Pomander A naturally fragrant room freshener, a citrus pomander makes a great table centrepiece.  How to make it: Pick a good selection of citrus fruits...
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PI's 25 Steps to Christmas - Step Twenty: Christmas Food Around the World

Christmas is celebrated in 160 countries around the world and surprisingly they don't all eat turkey and sprouts! We wanted to take sometime out of our very Western preparations for Christmas and bring you some new, fresh ideas from around the globe, here are some of our favourites!  In Belgium they eat a Christmas version of Cougnou, known as Cougnolle, which...
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PI's 25 Steps to Christmas - Step Eighteen: Christmas Food Shopping

So you've planned out your Christmas menu and now its time to actually go and buy the food, but it's only the most daunting food shop of the year! Do not fear or procrastinate, help is at hand! Helpfully, we have crafted a list of all our favourite places to buy food for Christmas! Where possible buy local Make sure you help...
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