Posts Tagged: venue

Paella anyone? Muchas gracias

With the spate of street parties a distant memory after the Royal Wedding in April, it was lovely to see Regent’s Street transformed into a Spanish fiesta with the sixth Taste of Spain event on 2 June.

Over 500,000 flocked to the event that was produced by Wilde Ones for the Spanish Tourist Board. Read more on Paella anyone? Muchas gracias…

Meet your Prince at One Great George Street

A happy coincidence that a Prince William look-a-like works at One Great George Street, a Westminster venue that was perfectly located to view the route of the newlyweds on the big day a few weeks ago.

He could have easily confused people in the crowds on the streets, I’m surprised he wasn’t used by the Royal minders as a decoy on the day.

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Pop-Up in the Sky restaurant

If you’re like me and enjoy any kind of dining with a view, this could to the ultimate experience.

The EDF London Eye is creating a Pop-Up in the Sky restaurant that will be located in one of the venue’s capsules, as part of the London Restaurant Festival from 3 – 17 October.

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Molecular gastronomy

With Heston Blumenthal’s popular Feasts programme showing us what weird and wonderful things you can do with your cooking, it didn’t take long for the corporate market to jump onto the trend with Altitude being the first venue in Europe to offer molecular catering from Bubble Food.

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Swap unwanted Royal memorabilia for food and drink at Renaissance’s gastro pubs

Raid your mother’s cupboard now for unwanted Royal china commemorating Charles and Diana’s wedding in 1981 and swap for food and drink at any of Renaissance’s pubs during the Royal Wedding on 29 April.

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Get On Africa – celebrity motorcycle campaign for charity

Capitalize has come up with an innovative idea to help raise awareness for Riders for Health, a charity that delivers vital medicial supplies by motorbike to poor communities in Africa to fight HIV and tuberculosis.

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Sad news for Line Up’s Duncan Beale

The Event team were sad to hear that Line Up’s managing director Duncan Beale was taken ill recently with a severe brain haemorrhage and is currently in hospital.

Line Up co-director and long-time business partner, Rob Leach will take over as acting managing director and said “our thoughts are with Duncan and his family, we all wish him a full and speedy recovery.”

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Marussia Virgin Racing’s Formula 1 car launch

Formula 1 is renowned for its lavish, celebratory events.

MCM Productions kept the reveal of Marussia Virgin Racing’s F1 car simple with a live format show, and even invited Virgin Racing fans along to the event.

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The EDF Energy London Eye

I was interested to see the outrage of tweeters yesterday on the news that the London Eye has been renamed the EDF Energy London Eye as the electricity company has taken over sponsorship of the popular tourist attraction .

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