Bars & Catering

Real life examples of products in action.

Collingbourne Beerfest, Collingbourne Cricket Club

Collingbourne BeerfestProduct: A customised curved bar installation with back bar and refrigerator
Supplier: CORE Bar & Event Hire, 0845 299 6499,,

Details: The Collingbourne Beerfest featured live music and a wide selection of beers and ciders from local brewers and breweries as well as a gin and fizz bar positioned in a marquee on the recreation ground at Collinbourne Cricket Club.

The bar was set up on the morning of the event in a corner of the marquee and customised to have Gin & Fizz Bar decals applied. A black bar was chosen and a back bar installed to provide a further working surface as well as a place for the refrigerator to be located.

This stylish bar provided an alternative to guests who wanted something different from the beers and ciders on offer at the event by serving a range of locally sourced gin and prosecco options.

Customer feedback: The Gin and Fizz Bar was a great success and managed to sell out of product by the end of the night, raising significant funds for the organisers which were subsequently fed back into local projects.

The Collingbourne Beerfest committee (who organised the event) wrote: “Your support enabled the committee to plan, organise and deliver an event which surpassed and exceeded our expectations. The feedback we have received locally about the event has been tremendous.”

Undisclosed Private Estate, North of England

The Rose And CrownProduct: “The Rose And Crown” pop up pub
Supplier: Pop Up Pubs, 01993 832155,,

Details: Pop-Up-Pubs supplied a high net worth client with the largest pop-up pub from its range. The Rose And Crown is a two-storey classic British pub with an interior bar, 50 capacity roof terrace and private VIP room. Hanging baskets and window boxes were also supplied with fresh flower arrangements to complete the classic look.

The ground-floor bar area featured a walkthrough that led to a large dining area at the rear. As is often the case, Pop-Up-Pubs was required to sign a non-disclosure agreement due to the high profile nature of the client.

All the pop-up pubs can be customised and for this event, Pop-Up-Pubs worked with the client’s creatives to produce stylised gold lettering and custom artwork celebrating the special day.

The Rose And Crown consists of three shipping containers. The crew arrived at the large estate with two lorries and were able to precisely locate and install the pub within six hours. During the event, professional staff made sure the champagne kept flowing, ensuring everyone had a great time. The following week, the team returned and took the pub away without a trace.

Customer feedback: “The client was very impressed to discover a pub bearing their name had appeared at their party. Massive thanks to all involved for making this happen. It was amazing!”


Bespoke Log Building for Sale

Timberspecs UK Log BuildingTimberspecs UK
01580 212141 / 07710 480259

This bespoke building from Timberspecs UK features half round log external cladding and log cladding internally. A perfect design for a café, tea room or clubhouse, it has a toilet and kitchen area and could also be remodelled to suit specific needs. The ground floor covers 150 sq m.

The structure also has a covered veranda area and an external staircase to the upper floor, which was originally designed as manager’s accommodation.

Fully building regs compliant, this building is packed and ready to go. Delivered and fully erected for £220,000+VAT.

Huge Weather Protected Spaces

Sunstor ParasolsSunstor Parasols
07739 384612

There’s a lot of space outside – why not use it! Sunstor Parasols can help. These unique, patented, made-to-order garden parasols, as developed and sold over the last 40 years, are now an acknowledged leader in their field.

Why are they unique? The patented self-opening top vent, which offers excellent protection in breezy conditions, makes them the most stable parasols on the market. The unique operation from a single side-support pole ensures maximum unobstructed coverage and raising and lowering is aided by a gas piston, making operation quick and easy. Several parasols can be joined together to create huge weather-protected spaces and the moveable concrete base makes the location and configuration of each unit totally flexible to suit all manner of functions.

Hotels, restaurants and catering establishments throughout Europe have for decades increased the covers they can accept with confidence, and now venues and glamping sites are adding to that number.

Garden Kitchen for all Occasions

Interior of garden kitchenThe Pod Bods
01924 677002

The Pod Bods can make the most of any underutilised patio area or odd corner in your grounds and turn it into something truly magnificent. Its garden kitchens cater for all occasions and can include everything from pizza ovens and BBQ grills to wine fridges and beer dispensers.

The team also takes care of the pergola structure in which the new kitchen will sit. This can be styled to suit exact requirements and accessorised with dining furniture and lighting. The surrounding area can also be landscaped to ensure no detail is left out.

The Pod Bods team will create the look and feel you have always dreamed of, working with you at all stages to ensure a truly personal service.

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