Archive of ‘Special Events’ category

- 24 Jul 2015

Strictly Spectacular Weddings

One Great George Street was the wedding venue of choice for Strictly Come Dancing stars Karen Hauer and Kevin Clifton; who along with their friends and family, were recently joined by Frankie Bridge, Susanna Reid and their fellow ‘Strictly’ co-stars for one truly spectacular wedding.

Featuring on the cover of Hello! Magazine and within its stunning 10 page spread, the couple were said to “waltz their way to wedded bliss joined by a host of ‘strictly’ co-stars”.
On seeing his bride groom Kevin noted: “I’ve never seen anything more beautiful in my life. Karen looked stunning”, while bride Karen said: “I’m going to marry the person I’ve been in love with since the day we met”.

Dawn Emery of Hello! Magazine noted “…guests enjoyed cocktails and canapés around One Great George Street’s stunning stairwell, then moved upstairs to the magnificent Great Hall, which features a 43ft-high ornate ceiling, dazzling chandeliers and marbled columned walls”.

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- 14 Apr 2015

Back in time for our Wedding Showcase

One Great George Street’s Great Gatsby-esk Wedding Showcase is only a couple of days away now, and here in the kitchen we are turning our attention to the 1930’s wedding canapés to be served in keeping with the theme. For this event we have designed some bespoke canapés to capture the essence of the era, and our team is excited about creating something that is old but at the same time new to them.  We researched what food might have been available back in those pre-war years, and I drew some inspiration from my time at The Savoy back in the mid 1980’s that was nothing if not traditional.


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