Next stop… East Anglian Railway Museum!

This Saturday we catered a wonderful winter wedding at the quirky East Anglian Railway Museum. Danielle and Terry chose this unusual venue to have their wedding reception and evening party. On arrival the guests were greeted with steaming glasses of mulled wine and a selection of canapés which they enjoyed on an old train carriage [...]

Preparation for Christmas

In the past December has been the most popular month to get married. We are catering a couple of winter weddings in the next few weeks including warming reception drinks of winter Pimms served with hot treats served beside the log fire in local stately homes such as Antsey Hall, Cambridge. The weather at this [...]

Wedding Day Itinerary

To guide you through your special day we have compiled a suggested itinerary that you may find helpful. These times are for guidance only: • Civil Ceremony at the venue 2.30pm – 3pm • Reception drinks and photographs immediately after ceremony • Receiving line 4.30pm (if applicable) • Wedding Breakfast 5.00pm • Finish Wedding Breakfast [...]

Two Weddings and A Birthday

Saturday 24th September 2011 was a busy day for Bigday Catering! We catered for three events across the region: A Birthday Hog Roast in out home town of Royston, Hertfordshire. Isobel Porter celebrated her 40th Birthday with a party for 80 friends and family who all feasted on superb hog rolls served with a selection [...]

Congratulations Mr and Mrs Williams

Saturday 6th August 2011 Bigday catered for Kayleigh Tucker and Steven Williams wedding at Anstey Hall, Cambridge. Bigday Catering is a preferred caterer at this venue. Kayleigh is actually a friend of mine, who happens to be part Italian. She is therefore a big fan of our restaurant, Palazzo in Royston, Hertfordshire. Having chosen an [...]

A Bigday week

Last week was a busy one for Bigday catering, which seemed to sum up most of July. Our week started on Monday with the usual clear down from the weekend before and lots of paper work and enquires to work on in the office. On Tuesday we catered a funeral at Anstey Hall in Cambridge. [...]

Out and About

Over the past few days Bigday Catering staff, have been out of the office visiting some great wedding venuesin Cambridgeshire. Anstey Hall www.ansteyhall.com and Burwash Manor www.burwashmanor.com are definite recommendations from us! They provide the perfect setting and we at Bigday can create personalised menus to suit every occasion and environment. Whether it be a [...]

Wedding trends for 2011

2011 seems to be the year of laid back weddings. This year’s preferred venue seems to be marquees, often in a garden at home. Outdoor ceremony’s are in fashion. The casual dining trend in the form of: BBQ’s, Hog Roasts and Buffets allow a relaxed atmosphere in suiting to this environment, so have become increasingly [...]

Winter Weddings

‘A white wedding is a traditional formal or semi-formal wedding originating in Europe. The term originates from the white colour of the wedding dress.’ The wedding dress is one of the many things that a bride is able to look forward to planning along with the catering, the venue and of course the honeymoon! A [...]

Company Christmas Parties

In Cambridge staff Christmas parties are back on the rise! A poll of Chartered Institute of personal development (CIPD) members show that 72% of companies are holding an event/party this year, compared to just 58% in 2009. This year motivation and reward are being seen as essential. A lot of people really buckled down in [...]