Go Virtual, Get Together or Go Big!
Choose from our extensive calendar of events scheduled across the UK, offering variety on geographical area, day of the week and personal interest but all boasting the same exquisite standards of hospitality. With each event now being rated on our NEW credit system, use your membership how you wish!
VIRTUAL ROSE WINE TASTING
SATURDAY 15TH MAY 2021
Rosé wine used to be the laughing-stock of the wine world. But it’s picked itself up, got rid of the good-time-girl image and is now a delicate, elegant and grown-up choice. You will enjoy the fun and informality of our now famous virtual tastings and you may just come away with a new love of pink wine!
LUNCH AT THE HERCULES REVIVED, LEICESTERSHIRE
SATURDAY 5TH JUNE 2021
Our very first physical get together of 2021 could be hosted by no other than the team at Hercules Revived. Owned by fellow Partnership Collection Director Ollie Warner and named in the top 100 places to eat in 2021 by the Sunday Mail. Enjoy fabulous food, Ollie’s top picks of wine and some great live music all whilst spending the afternoon catching up with club friends.
DINNER, DANCE AND CRUISE ON THE BATEAUX, CENTRAL LONDON
SATURDAY 26TH JUNE 2021
Enjoy spectacular views, a 5-course dinner and live entertainment whilst cruising down the River Thames at night on this crème de la crème of London’s cruise experiences. As we depart from the dock, sip on an aperitif, soak up the live music and take in the unmatched scenery as you are served dishes from a seasonal five-course menu and free-flowing wines.
HENCOTE VINEYARD TOUR AND DINNER
SATURDAY 10TH JULY 2021
Set in the rolling hills of Shropshire, this may seem an unlikely spot for one of the UK’s top award-winning vineyards. Your afternoon will begin with a tour of the vineyard and a wine tasting from a selection of their prized wines. Then you will be served a fabulous dinner with wines picked for you by our very own Ollie, whilst catching up with friends old and new.
SUMMER PARTY, LEICESTERSHIRE
SATURDAY 24TH JULY 2021
Join us for our annual Summer bonanza in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside. You and your family can enjoy an afternoon of live music, clay pigeon shooting, archery, cocktail making, wine tasting and general merriment! With lots to do, see, eat and drink it’s the perfect way to spend an afternoon.
YACHT DAY WITH LUNCH ON THE ISLE OF WIGHT, LYMINGTON
THURSDAY 5TH & 19TH AUGUST 2021
Back by popular demand, this absolute member favourite event is back bigger and better with a new yacht for 2021. With even more deck space and covered areas than before you can party like a rock-star aboard your own private yacht for the day.
VAN MORRISON AT HAMPTON COURT PALACE
FRIDAY 13TH AUGUST 2021
There aren’t many ways more luxurious than this to watch live music. Your evening starts with a champagne reception in the beautiful grounds of the Palace. Then it’s into the grand State Apartments for a 3-course fine dining experience. Sir Van Morrison will then strut his stuff with the stunning backdrop of the Tudor Courtyard – and you have front row seats.
COOKERY SCHOOL AT LE MANOIR AUX QUAT’SAISONS, OXFORDSHIRE
MONDAY 23RD AUGUST 2021
Proudly the first Michelin starred kitchen in the UK to have its own cookery school, Le Manoir remains a centre of culinary excellence. Each course provides a hands-on opportunity to develop your culinary skills in a practical and supportive learning environment, surrounded by the beauty and luxury of this exquisite hotel.
GIN DISTILLERY AND SUNDAY LUNCH AT THE HERCULES, LEICESTERSHIRE
SUNDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER 2021
We will start our day with coffee and pastries at The Hercules. Then transport will whisk you to the nearby Bond Street Gin Distillery... There will be a short tour and explanation of the processes involved in making gin and then it’s on to the main event – making your own bespoke recipe gin!
GOODWOOD REVIVAL, WEST SUSSEX
FRIDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2021
Recreating the glamour of motor racing as it used to be, the Motor Circuit comes alive for the Revival. The only historic race meeting to be staged entirely in period dress, the Revival sees a return to the halcyon days of Goodwood as the spiritual home of British motor racing. You can really enjoy the craziness of this festival with the hospitality we’ve got for you.
PARK CHINOIS FOLLOWED BY DRINKS AT PALM BEACH CASINO, MAYFAIR, LONDON
FRIDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER 2021
Park Chinois is Mayfair’s most luxurious Asian restaurant, inspired by the 1930s Shanghai heyday. Old fashioned glamour, strikingly rich surroundings, live music and Chinese food combine to great effect at this sumptuously decorated restaurant spread over two floors.
CHALLENGE CUP & ASCOT BEER FESTIVAL, BERKSHIRE
FRIDAY 1ST OCTOBER 2021
Come and enjoy a day at the races in our exclusive private box. Racing at Ascot is always special and the 7-furlong Challenge Cup is sure to be a thriller. To add to the fun, the Beer Festival that is onsite gives you the chance to sample hundreds of different beers on offer.
PRIVATE DINING @ ABOUT 8, BIRMINGHAM
THURSDAY 7TH OCTOBER 2021
Everything is about the number 8 at this newly opened restaurant in central Birmingham. Run by chef Andy Sheridan, the main seating area is in the figure of 8, dining is always at 8pm sharp, there are 8 courses…. You get the gist! The food is contemporary European and the atmosphere is informal and fun.
PRIVATE DINING AT ROUX @ THE LANDAU, LONDON
SATURDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2021
Bringing together the formidable talents of Albert and Michel Roux Jr with talented Head Chef Nicolas, the cuisine is French influenced but with a lighter touch. The grand, oval-shaped hotel restaurant with its own entrance located to the side of The Langham Hotel builds on the restaurant’s elegance and seamless service with exceptional food.
WAR ROOMS PRIVATE TOUR AND DINNER, LONDON
FRIDAY 22ND OCTOBER & 5TH NOVEMBER 2021
We will first meet at the East India Club, England’s oldest private members’ club for drinks. Then we’ll head the few steps to Churchill’s war rooms. Steeped in British wartime history, marvel at what’s been preserved during a private and intimate guided tour of Churchill’s bunker and war rooms. Followed by dinner at his favourite seafood restaurant, Wilton’s.
SELFRIDGES PRIVATE SHOPPING & LUNCH @ FUMO, BIRMINGHAM
THURSDAY 11TH NOVEMBER 2021
Hosted in one of Birmingham’s premier personal shopping venues The Attic within Selfridges, a day of shopping, beauty, pampering and exquisite Italian food awaits you. Boasting a unique Italian style tapas menu, Fumo within Selfridges will play host to your lunch.
VIRTUAL WHISKY TASTING WITH OLLIE
FRIDAY 12TH NOVEMBER 2021
Did you know the difference between whisky and whiskey is not just the spelling? Learn all about how to really appreciate this most magnificent of spirits with Ollie in a virtual tasting masterclass.
BICESTER HERITAGE DRIVING EXPERIENCE /PRIVATE SHOPPING AT BICESTER VILLAGE, OXFORDSHIRE
FRIDAY 19TH NOVEMBER 2021
One of our best-preserved RAF bomber bases, RAF Bicester has been transformed into a global centre of excellence for all things vintage and classic in the motoring world. Your day here will start with a guided tour of this not-open-to-the-public site, will include a light lunch in the beautiful Club Room and then there is a driving experience with a difference!
VIRTUAL CHRISTMAS FLOWER ARRANGEMENT
SATURDAY 27TH NOVEMBER 2021
Following the phenomenal success of our virtual events with Steph over the past year, she has tweaked her most popular Christmas wreath making tutorial of last year to concentrate on your table’s centrepiece this year. The box of fresh, fragrant foliage and accessories has to be sniffed to be believed – it’s beautiful!
CHRISTMAS PARTY, SWINFEN HALL HOTEL, LICHFIELD
FRIDAY 3RD DECEMBER 2021
Join us for a private Christmas celebration at the beautiful Swinfen Hall Hotel, a magnificent Georgian manor. The evening will be focused on us all enjoying each other’s company – but there will of course be great food, live music, dancing and lots of champagne to help us celebrate getting through this year!
CHRISTMAS LUNCH ONBOARD THE NORTHERN BELLE, BIRMINGHAM
FRIDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2021
Evoking the opulence of 1930s rail travel, this luxurious yet intimate train traverses the glorious countryside whilst you sit back and enjoy a delicious Christmas lunch cooked using the finest seasonal ingredients by the Chefs in a cupboard-sized kitchen!