When you are sourcing corporate summer party ideas in London – nothing quite sets the scene for summer than being near the river Thames.
The water has an uncanny way of gathering people together. That’s why summer season is such a fun time at Turk’s. [read more]
Gillian’s 50th Birthday Party
On a beautiful late spring evening Gillian stepped on board the New Southern Belle to celebrate a special birthday – here’s her story…
It was my 50th birthday in May and I planned to celebrate in style with up to 100 friends and family. I looked for a party venue in Richmond where I live, but wanted something more fabulous than a hotel room and buffet [read more]
We needed a birthday party venue in Kingston upon Thames – Mark’s story
The party criteria: A different kind of birthday party venue near Kingston upon Thames that would be something different and as good for children as it would be for adults. Here’s Mark’s story: [read more]
Plan a Christmas party boat on the Thames
The countdown to Christmas is getting faster! So, if you’re landed with the task of organising the Christmas Party you need to get planning NOW!
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.
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]
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.
Dinner and dance cruises have been a re-emerging trend for our boat parties this year. Maybe it’s in keeping with the whole celebratory mood of 2012, but the black tie dinner on the river is back.
And Turk’s love to host them! As a 300 year old company we value tradition. The good old fashioned virtues of politeness and attention to detail are ingrained in everything we do.Gallery