Posts Tagged ‘OGGS’

- 01 Aug 2019

Awards, Awards, Awards: We’re on a roll!

We’re on a roll! Happy to announce that having scooped 4 trophies already this year for ‘Best Gala Dinner Venue’, ‘Best Marketing Manager’, ‘Highly Commended Press Conference Venue’ and ‘Best Conference Venue’ at the Prestigious Star Awards and Conference Awards, we’ve now also been shortlisted for two London Venue Awards: ‘Best Customer Service’ and ‘Best Event Venue’, and a London Catering Award for ‘Best In-house Venue Caterer’ with winners announced in October!

If you’d like to see what all the fuss is about – book a showround with either Jonathan or Jayna on:

jonathanc@onegreatgeorgestreet.com – 020 7665 2312

jaynap@onegreatgeorgestreet.com – 020 7665 2322

- 09 Jul 2019

Case Study: The City Fine Wine Challenge

Now in its 23rd year, The City Fine Wine Challenge is the NSPCC’s annual interactive event for industry professionals in the Financial Services sector.

The NSPCC have been delighted to hold the City Fine Wine Challenge at One Great George Street for the past two years. The dedication from staff is exceptional and our guests have been really impressed with the standard of service offered as well as the beautiful characteristics of the venue itself.”

Bethan Sweeting, Special Events Manager – Partnerships

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- 03 Jun 2019

New Wine List Launch 2019

Every year the Beverage List gets a shakedown and some of our staff (above) have the terrible task of tasting the chosen new wines! We look at the suitability of old wines, wines that have been discontinued and wines that don’t sell well for possible replacements. We also look at new trends in the market, emerging wine regions and grape varieties. All of this is done in light of the Spring budget and inevitable Duty increases to alcoholic beverages.

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- 07 May 2019

Wrought Iron & Bronze Balustrade Restoration

Our Fine Arts and Conservation Specialist Lucia Munoz-Barrena shares her most recent restoration work with us.

One of the often unnoticed great treasures of One Great George Street is the 1913 decorative balustrade. Entirely hand made with a wrought iron structure, it is profusely decorated with multiple cast bronze pieces which were all supplied by N.F. Ramsay & Co., the Newcastle upon Tyne lock manufacturer.

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