One of the best parts of any event is undoubtedly the food and drinks! Check out our latest content around event catering to pick up some inspiration.
The Top Sustainable Caterers For Greener Events
Check out some of the caterers who are serving up a sustainable change in the industry, from cutting down on packaging, to finding creative ways to use commonly wasted parts of ingredients.
Five Summer BBQ Party Venues
What better way to usher in the summer than a summer party in a great venue. With everything from rooftops to private gardens, discover London's best.
The top questions to ask on your venue site visit
There is so much to consider when hunting for the perfect venue for your event, so we've put together a checklist for the important things to consider when heading on a site visit.
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How to Nail Catering At Your Event
Read our handy guide on how to choose the perfect caterer to compliment your event.
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Skyline Joy: Weddings at 30 Euston Square
Enjoy bespoke weddings hosted at 30 Euston Square's gorgeous Staterooms and Terrace.
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Flavourological Festivities at Noho Studios
Noho Studios offers a prime location shop window space for product displays and branding with its own entrance directly into 2,000 sq ft of open plan event space. The former umbrella factory has high ceilings complete with industrial piping, characterful white brick arches and white walls that can be tailored to suit any type or style of pop up . This festive s
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11 Most Irresistible Canapés Of All Time
If you weren't feeling hungry before you clicked on this post, we can guarantee you will be by the time you've finished. There's nothing worse than arriving at an event, starving hungry, in the hopes of a delicious morsel, to be disappointed by the food offerings. We've searched high and low to bring you these utterly indulgent, screen-lickingly good canapé recipes. Choose your favourites and offer your guests something spectacular. 1. Mini Calzones Tiny pizzas? Yes please! These mini calzones
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5 Reasons Your Event Space is Crucial to Success
With so much banking on the big day - whether that’s an away day, exhibition or day of a new product launch - it’s crucial that your event offers an experience that everybody enjoys. And at the centre of any successful event is an exceptional venue, perfectly suited for purpose. We asked exhibitions and events experts shop4pop.com why the event space you choose is so crucial to success. 1. People & Places Understandably, taking note of the location is one of the fir
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Industry Expert: An Interview with Julian Saipe of Zafferano
Hire Space spoke to Julian Saipe, Managing Director at the long-established and respected catering company, Zafferano . He was also a prominent panellist at our EventLab teaser event. Here, we pick his very best insights from both wide-ranging interviews, in which he discusses how the events industry has changed over time, the positive and negative impacts of tech, and how aspects other than food can actually be more important to a caterer. Julian Saipe’s background
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The Hire Space Glossary: Your A to Z of Events...Part I
"Now here's the story from A to Z..." – Spice Girls, Wannabe , 1996. Sadly, they weren't talking about an events A to Z, as far as we know. But that's OK, as we've got that covered for you right here. In alphabetical order, we present everything you need to know about venues , events and everything in between. (Well, everything that'll fit within the limitation of o
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7 Caterers to Hire to Ensure Your Food is Glorious Food
We can pretend it's not true, but we all know food is on our minds most moments in the week – 23/7, to be exact. "Food, glorious food", as they say. So when a party, wedding or function of any kind is looming, one of the first things to get right (apart from the venue, of course...) is the chow. Here are 7 of our favourite catering options to consider when arranging that super-special soirée. 1. Lotus Events You may like the...: Grilled lobster with sweet daikon
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Review: La Belle Assiette
Dining is often the centrepiece of an event, whether served in sit-down, buffet or casual-canapé style. Especially today – when being a “foodie” is a common and trendy trait, and when culinary TV shows are among the most popular – parties of all kinds are putting a renewed significance in the edible aspects. After securing a venue, therefore, all eyes are naturally turned to the plate. Indeed, La Belle Assiette translates literally as The Beautiful Plate, and
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London's 7 Most Mouthwatering Caterers
It's no secret that an event can live or die by the quality of the food. You're only a few lukewarm canapés away from a complete disaster. But it's also a huge opportunity: if you can dazzle your guests with sumptuous food all night, you'll transform their entire experience of your event. By taking care over your catering choice, you're giving your event the best chance to flourish. 1. Ampersand Price: Mid-range From gin and tonic 'glaciers', to donuts s