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HMS Duncan at Canary Wharf, London, May 2016.

The Cook & The Butlers catering team onboard HMS Duncan at Canary Wharf - May 2016

The Cook & The Butler's staff onboard HMS Duncan

To mark the centenary of the Battle of Jutland HMS Duncan visited London, mooring at Thames Quay in West India Dock, Canary Wharf.
During the historic visit The Cook & The Butler sponsored Captain Commander Charlie Guy and logistics officer Lieutenant Commander Marc Jones to become Freedom of the City of London.

More details and pictures: HMS Duncan in London

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HQS Wellington featured on TV, April 2016

HQS Wellington, one of London's most unique venues and the headquarters of the Master Mariners, was featured on ITV's "This Morning" program. On the show the "This Moring" couple were married on the Quarter Deck where the view across the Thames made a magnificent back-prop. The Cook & The Butler is caterer onboard the Wellington and members of the team featured in the program which included a brief interview with TC&TB's head chef, Jean and Roy, the head chef onboard.

Video from the prgram can be seen on the HQS Welling website: www.hqswellingtonship.co.uk...this_morning_wedding_apr_2016

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LiveryPictures.com

LiveryPictures.com has released the latest edition of the Livery Masters picture book. The picture book is designed to be an aide-mémoire and is sponsored by The Cook & The Butler.

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Lord Mayor's Show, November 2015

The Cook & The Butler took part in the 2015 Lord Mayor's Show,
offering freshly cooked sausages to spectators as the parade progressed
through the streets of the city. Mark Gove, Managing Director of TC&TB,
delivered a basket of the gourmet sausages to the Lord Mayor and dignitaries.

Mark Grove delivers gourmet sausages to the Lord Mayor - London Nov 2015

More pictures from the Lord Mayor's Show - London 2015

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Modesta Viscockiene, event Manager at The Cook & The Butler,
awarded Freedom of The City of London, September 2015

Modesta Viscockiene, event Manager at The Cook & The Butler, awarded Freedom of The City of London, Sept 2015

Modesta Viscockiene, event Manager at The Cook & The Butler celebrates the unique historical ceremony of Freedom of The City of London, Thursday 10th September 2015, supported by Sherriff Alderman Dr Andrew Parmley and Sherriff Fiona Adler. Modesta began her City of London association in July 2003, the Freedom ceremony today is the second award, having recently been made a Freeman of The Worshipful Company of Gardeners.

“Today's Freedom was a wonderful reward for Modesta, and I thank the Sheriff Alderman Dr. Andrew Parmley and Sheriff Fiona Adler for taking the time out of their busy Court day to celebrate with Modesta. Their presence only enhanced and made the historic occasion something Modesta will long remember as she treasures her City Freedom and becomes only the second Lithuanian to receive the Freedom of The City of London”

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Our 10 Year Anniversary, June 2014

On the 2nd June 2014 we celebrated The Cook & The Butler's 10th Birthday.
This is a wonderful opportunity to thank all our customers, suppliers and staff
for 10 years support, and we look forward to the next exiting "10 years".

The Cook & The Butler's 10th Birthday

Best Wishes and very best Regards,

Mark Grove

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Inter-Livery Shrove Tuesday Pancake Race
at Guildhall, City of London, March 2014

The Cook & The Butler Event Company celebrated its 10-year sponsorship of the
Inter-Livery Pancake Race with the presentation of special anniversary plates
to some of the people who work so hard to make the race possible each year.

Inter-Livery Pancake Races 2014
Mark Gove, Managing Director of The Cook & The Butler presents
a plate to the current Master of the Poulters, Harvie Peebles.


Inter-Livery Pancake Races 2014
The Master of The Poulters presents a plate to Past Master
David Jackson who it was who first thought up the race in 2005.


Inter-Livery Pancake Races 2014
The Master of The Poulters presents a plate to Past Master
Ralph Hulbert who was the Master in 2005.


Inter-Livery Pancake Races 2014
The Master of The Poulters presents a plate to Jean Deillon, Head Cook
of The Cook & The Butler who cooked some 1000 pancakes this year.


Inter-Livery Pancake Races 2014
Mark Grove presents a plate to the Master of The Worshipful Company of Cooks,
Bryan Baughan, to celebrate the role of cooks in the City of London and his
excellent run in this year’s race.

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LiveryCompanies.com

LiveryComanies.com, which is sponsored by The Cook & The Butler, recently released the latest and most up-to-date version of the Livery Masters Picture Book.  Click on the image below to go to the download page where it is available as a pdf file.

LiveryCompanies.com - Masters Picture Book download link

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HQS Wellington

HQS Wellington - The Cook & The Butler venue cateringThe Cook & The Butler Event Company took on a 5-year contract from January 2013 as Caterer onboard the Head Quarters Ship - HQS WELLINGTON, home of The Honourable Company of Master Mariners – the company of Sea Captains - the first of the modern Livery Companies of the City of London.

Located close to Temple Stairs on Victoria Embankment, HQS WELLINGTON is the most unique venue in London and can cater for a wide range of events. From its stunning decks with panoramic views of the River Thames to its sumptuous spaces for entertaining where 120 guests can dine in the highest standard of comfort.

Managing Director Mark Grove said “This is the most wonderful opportunity for The Cook & The Butler to develop HQS WELLINGTON as a venue with the support of The Honourable Company of Master Mariners and The Wellington Trust”. “Hospitality and service will be the driving force behind all we set out to achieve and I am confident that working together will only enhance HQS WELLINGTON’s reputation as London’s leading venue, setting standards of excellence.”

Contact the sales line 020 7240 9888 (mobile: 07940 787179) for details on the wide range of facilities available or make an appointment to view its sumptuous and impressive accommodation.

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