Christian Faverham Group: Event Business News

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Event Equipment Hire - Goodwood Festival of Speed

We are pleased to once again be the supplier of Catering and Event Equipment Hire to the renowned Goodwood Festival of Speed. Goodwood is the host to the world's greatest celebration of motorsport and car culture! read more

Crew Catering Equipment Hire - Glastonbury

Glastonbury Festival Catering We are once again proud to be a Supplier to arguably the world’s most famous Festival; Glastonbury. Through our associates, we are supplying a variety of Catering Equipment Hire for use by the on site crew. We are providing them with: read more

Pizza Oven Hire - A Festival Favourite

Our Client was the Pembury Tavern, a Legendary London Pub in the heart of Hackney! For the last 3 years, they have been a partner to the London Pizza Festival which is organised by Young & Foodish. read more

Do I need a Back Up or Standby Generator

Event Generator Hire Many event organisers and wedding clients ask the same question, do I need a backup generator and how much will a backup generator cost ? read more

Cinders TG160 Slimfold Gas BBQ Hire

Cinders BBQ Hire Our BBQ hire service in London and Home Counties is proving to be very popular. We have taken another batch of brand new Tough Grill gas BBQs from stock and added to our hire fleet of the famous Cinders TG160 Slimfold. Both the Cinders TG160 and SG 80 have been a very reliable work horse over the years and are still the market leaders. read more

Extinction Rebellion: London Climate Protest

LPG Water Boiler Hire We received a call from a customer requiring several LPG water boilers. We confirmed we had stock and sent an urgent courier to deliver the water boilers. read more

Emergency - Cool Hurst Vinyard

Marquee Heater Hire We recieved an emergency call from Will Dickens of Cool Hurst Vinyards this week. Will was keen to see if we had an outside heater hire solution for a week or so. To offset a potential severe frost, forecast to hit the vinyard on Sunday night. read more

Battery Storage and Hybrid Event Hire

Solar Hybrid Power We are currently carrying out Research and Development for Off Grid Hybrid stored Event Power for hire. read more

British Rail Track - Power Solution

Temporary Power Solution Our client is a sub-contractor for British Rail and Railtrack. Their brief was to maintain an on location hire the battery backup power for the signalling on a railway line in the South of England from Friday through to Monday morning during the day and night. read more

Christmas Lunch for 1,000 guests

Christmas Lunch Event Hire Our client is well known in caterer circles operating in the South of England. Their client is a British Airline operating a fleet of Airbus 340 airplanes both passenger and cargo. We were asked to hire an event kitchen the include the following :- 3 x 20 Rack HGV20 LPG Ovens – 7Kg Turkey Butterflies cook Time 90 minutes read more

What is a Lowerator

250mm Lowerator Hire A lowerator is a heated cabinet with a plinth fitted inside which is attached to a series of springs, The amount and size of the springs balances the weight of the china plates being warmed. Warmed plates are taken from the top of the stack, The stack rises giving you convenient plate access on demand. A heating element is situated under the stack of plates which heats the plates. read more

Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market

Winchester-Cathedral-Christmas-Market We were back setting up the kitchen in the Ice Café and the Bratwurst Hut today at Winchester Cathedral this week. This installation comes with access and parking challenges. read more

What Size Marquee Tent Heater do I Need

The question what size heater I need to hire for my marquee, barn, warehouse or gazebo can be challenging to understand and calculate. Note – heated air emitted from these heaters is not adjustable. Let us look at each structure from the smallest situation to help you understand. read more

Christmas Banqueting – Hiring and Installing the Right Equipment

Rational Trolley Hire Providing banqueting for groups of 150 - 500 guests or more, requires a considerable amount of planning, not only offering a doable menu but how to deliver a larger than normal quantity of food within a short period of time. Various catering equipment manufactures offer high volume cooking equipment which help produce great results. read more

BBQ Hire - Stainless Steel Smoker

Drumbecue-BBQ-Hire You can imagine our client’s disappointment when we ordered four Drumbecue BBQs from the Drumbecue website and were informed several days later that the order couldn’t be fulfilled despite paying the whole amount in advance.
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