Whoosh! The nights are drawing in and the festive season will soon be upon us. Meaning the office party planner will soon be feeling the pressure if they haven’t booked the work’s Christmas party venue yet.
But therein lies the stress. What can you organise that will be fun, different and easy to plan for? [read more]
Finding a last minute party venue – can be a bit of a dilemma.
The river Thames is a reasonably safe bet. Even if we do get the odd shower, it’s not usually too cold. All our boats are heated.
That’s why a boat party is still a good idea to consider when looking for a last minute party venue.
Marie Curie Walk Ten Hampton Court – boat ticket discount for walkers to arrive at palace by boat
Saturday August 30th will see 100’s of walkers taking part in the Walk Ten London in support of Marie Curie nurses.
The walk starts at 5.30pm from Hampton Court Palace, where walkers will get to explore part of the palace and grounds after dark – and concludes around 10pm.
Walkers can take advantage of a special discount to arrive at their walk by boat. [read more]
When planning a themed party, one of the hardest challenges can be to think of something that will include everyone – in particular when the age group ranges from 16 – 83!
For Holly Squires, her dream for her 18th birthday was to throw an amazing party that embraced the style and elegance of adulthood, along with her passion for the performing arts – with a good dose of mischief and cheekiness to remember! [read more]
If there’s one place in Kingston that knows how to capture the summer mood – it’s the Boaters Inn.
With its range of specialty beers, BBQ kitchen, beer garden and balcony with stunning river views – it’s the ideal place to meet with friends, relax and watch the world go by. [read more]
Sometimes, you want to make a night out with the girls a bit more special.
Maybe you’re celebrating a birthday. Perhaps a hen party to plan? Or you just want a good catch up with your favourite pals and a chance to ‘let your hair down’.
The question is where to go that will be lively and fun – without being hot, loud and over-crowded? [read more]
When organising my 30th birthday I toyed with a few party venue ideas. There was going to be a wide age range – from mid 20’s to late 60’s – so I wanted something that would appeal to everyone.
Emma’s Army will be cruising down the Thames next Friday night 28th June to raise awareness about teenage cancer.
When cancer tragically cut short the life of teenager Emma Brandon, her friends and family set up Emma’s Bubble Trust. The aim is to raise money to help alleviate the physical and emotional suffering of teenagers who find themselves afflicted by cancer. [read more]
Witness this wonderful ceremonial event at Hampton Court Palace when the Queen’s Barge Master is charged to carry a ‘Stela’ down river under oars to HM Tower of London.
The Queen’s Row Barge ‘Gloriana’ will majestically lead a flotilla of traditional rowing boats down river through Teddington Lock to Richmond before making its way to HM Tower of London. [read more]