Events are important occasions for most people, especially those special events whereby every detail of presentation is of the utmost importance. A company wants to express a professional image of their company or service. We at Drake Algar provide the most bespoke arrangements for these specialist events, our designs are unique and bold.
Flowers are an essential ingredient of any successful event and our impressive arrangements will give yours the extra edge. We thrive on creativity and our floral designers can create arrangements to compliment any theme, and set your event apart from the rest. From cocktail parties to dinners, from product launches to birthday celebrations, whatever your budget, whatever your event, Drake Algar will ensure your flowers are the talking point.
Drake Algar provides flowers for a number of clients:
The Caledonian Club, founded in 1891, is a private members’ Club situated in the heart of Belgravia, adjacent to Hyde Park Corner and only a five minute walk from Victoria Station. It’s a Club consisting of five floors which comprise of the Members’ Dining Room, Drawing Room, Smoking Room and Library, together with five meeting and private dining rooms, with capacity from 4 to 250.
Whilst the Club has three key events a year, the Burns Supper, St Andrews Day Dinner and the Summer Ball, there are a host of other events from ceilidhs to dinners for new Members. These provide Members with an opportunity to entertain friends and colleagues and meet with other Members.
Built in 1928, The Grosvenor House maintains all the luxury of its Edwardian past while continuing to meet the needs of the modern business and leisure. World-renowned as a first-class five-star hotel and a favourite amongst celebrities and international figureheads, it is the place to stay and be seen when in London. In the heart of Mayfair, The Grosvenor House overlooks the 360 stately acres of Hyde Park, a memorizing view overlooking England’s most renowned park.
Intercontinental is one of the most prestigious hotels in London and with a worldwide portfolio of over 150 hotels in 65 other countries. InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has been welcoming travelers for more than half a century. A leader in the development of the hotel industry, InterContinental properties successfully blended consistent global standards with the distinctive cultures of their locations to deliver a truly authentic experience.
It’s hotel based in Park Lane, London is one of modern elegance its perfectly situated near locations such as the Tower of London, Big Ben and Trafalgar Square, it’s also worth seeing is the Victoria and Albert Museum, Madame Tussauds and The National Portrait Gallery.
Drake Algar are always happy to provide flowers for such a well established brand and hotel, some images of the arrangements can be seen below:
The Football Association
The FA was founded in 1863 as the governing body of the game in England. The FA is responsible for all regulatory aspects of the game of football in England.
The Football Association:
- Promote the availability of the sport to the greatest possible number of people.
- Regulate the game on and off the field of play through the “Laws of the Game” and the “Rules of The Association”.
- Organizing a number of senior men’s, youth and women’s national competitions and the participation of England national representative teams in international matches, most notably the men’s senior team in the FIFA World Championships and the UEFA European Championships and friendly fixtures.
Drake Algar provided flowers for the FA Cup Semi Final. It was a spring inspired theme within the April period for the reception, tables and bathrooms. A few images of the arrangements are seen below:
This is one of the most magnificent yet least well-know gardens in England. Wrest Park’s formal gardens provide a fascinating history of gardening styles, laid out over 150 years and inspired by the great gardens of Versailles in France. The gardens are overlooked by a stylish French-style 18th century mansion and contain wonderful garden buildings.
Visitors looking for an unusual day out will find Wrest Park a wonderful place to explore in the company of our audio tour.
Events at Lords
Lord’s, ‘The Home of Cricket’, is renowned as the most famous and historic cricket ground in the world. It is also an ideal venue, throughout the year, for
- meetings or conferences
- product launches
- wedding receptions
- dinners, parties or any celebration
Drake Algar is Lords supplier of flower for these various events and have displayed amazing floral compositions for an array of events at Lords,
One of the events we held was the Slaughter & May Dinner:
Slaughter & May Dinner at Lords
Slaughter and May was founded on 1 January 1889 by two young solicitors who met while training together in the City.
From the start they have had a prestigious, international client base and a reputation for excellence. Over the years they have been at the forefront of many significant legal developments and have strived to maintain their position as one of the leading law firms in the world.
They a held dinner in the stunning long room of the pavilion at the Lords Cricket Ground, there were stunning arrangements of rose covered Candelabras, mantle arrangements, bar vases and bathroom flowers
Others flowers we have supplied Lords includes dinners and varous events some images of these can be seen below:
Drake Algar Event flowers clients is forever growing already prodiving flowers for a number or well known companys including:
-Lords Cricket Ground (MCC)
-Lloyds TSB Development Capital
-The Football Association
-England & Wales Cricket Board
-Wembley National Stadium Ltd
-Oriental Restaurant Group
-Ruby Bar Group
-KPMG Corporate Finance
-Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth
-Middlesex County Cricket Club
-Bombay Bicycle Club