Tag: luxury party planning

Lynn Asghar Nov 2, 2017

Janet at her desk Taking the plunge On a cold November morning back in 2012 I remember standing in my garden with my new baby snuggled up in my arms making one of the hardest phone calls of my life. I had finally decided to resign from my position as Senior Events and Marketing Manager at the Natural History Museum.

Lynn Asghar Jun 6, 2017

The AC at Westminster Abbey The AC became an accredited supplier at Westminster Abbey in 2016, and we hosted a dinner in the beautiful setting of Cheynegates in celebration. Here is a little about the celebration dinner and some ideas about using the venue to hold an event. The Chapter House Our dinner guests were enchanted by the architecture of

Lynn Asghar Mar 27, 2017

It’s not just about Dippy! Anyone who knows The AC knows we love the Natural History Museum. We adore the building, the fabulous spaces, the clients and most of all its events team. We are already missing Dippy the dinosaur, under whose shadow we have served thousands of hungry diners, are eagerly awaiting summer 2017 when Hintze Hall re-opens and

Lynn Asghar Mar 23, 2017

It’s that time of year when we think of everything our Mums do for us, and each year we have the conundrum of what to buy them. So what do they really want? I’ve polled my AC colleagues about their Mum’s favourite Mother’s Day treats and the results are in. Of course, the undisputed winner involved two of any Mother’s

Lynn Asghar Mar 23, 2017

Frank and Young’s Oat Cookies Ingredients 145g soft butter 50g caster sugar 45g honey Half teaspoon salt Half teaspoon bicarbonate of soda Vanilla essence 98g plain flour 83g finely ground oats Icing 100g egg white 420g icing sugar Juice of half a lemon or coloured ready rolled icing Method Heat the oven to 165 degrees C. Beat the sugar, butter,

Lynn Asghar Mar 9, 2017

With this year’s ski season in full flow, AC Party Planner Eva Berntsson spent many fun hours creating an après ski party for our client, Price Forbes at Westminster Boating Base. She told me, ‘This is such a brilliant location and a blank canvas to create something really fun. Being Swedish I love anything snow related and the client wanted

Lynn Asghar Mar 3, 2017

Like most Brits, as soon as March arrives we start to look forward to summertime. Better weather, hopefully, some sunshine and lots of great parties and events. Here we feature one of our favourites from 2016. HH SHEIKH MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM ENDURANCE CUP FESTIVAL Attentive AC staff looked after VVIP’s, VIP’s, international sponsors and jockeys, inside magnificent marquees

Lynn Asghar Feb 2, 2017

During 2016, as one of the leading event companies in London, AC party planners designed more than 376 amazing events, with our chefs preparing tens of thousands of outstanding dishes for 33,653 guests. If you’d like to see luxury party planning at its best, take a look at our video – AC Retrospective 2016 You will see fantastic venues available

Lynn Asghar Jan 30, 2017

Interior Trends for Events 2017 When it comes to styling, interior design trends are a major influence and in 2017 we think a few will feature heavily when clients want an up-to-the-minute look. The AC is famous for being different, so this blog discusses less obvious design trends; after all, it’s common knowledge that the Pantone colour of the year

Lynn Asghar Jan 10, 2017

The studios have been at the heart of the recording industry for 85 years and have been the location for some of the most famous music recordings of all time. This stunning heritage, coupled with the studios’ iconic status, make Abbey Road Studios one of London’s most unique venues, much loved by The AC and its group of companies. By