Heathcotes Outside to cater for Royal Variety Performance in Blackpool
(30 November 2009 12:25)
Blackpool’s Winter Gardens
Events caterer Heathcotes Outside has won the contract to provide catering at this yearâ€™s Royal Variety Performance, which this year will take place at the Opera House, Blackpool.
Heathcotes is to provide a three-course meal for the after-show party in Blackpoolâ€™s Winter Gardens for around 500 guests and pre-show canapÃ©s and drinks for 100 guests.
The contract is estimated to be worth around Â£50,000.
Gary Bates, Heathcotes Outside managing director, said: â€œThis is a hugely important event for everybody concerned and is a familiar fixture on the national entertainment calendar.
â€œTo be able to play a role in its success is hugely gratifying and based on our reputation for delivering consistent catering solutions for our clients while maintaining the very highest standards of food and service.â€
The 81st performance is due to be hosted by Boltonâ€™s award-winning comedian Peter Kay and returns to Blackpool for the first time since 1955. It takes place on 7 December, and acts include Bette Midler, Whoopi Goldberg and Michael Buble.