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Winchester, situated in the picturesque county of Hampshire, the city boasts an excellent range of event venues perfect for events and functions of all sizes and natures. The stunning Winchester Cathedral often plays host to many musical and cultural events, while a variety of sporting clubs, private manor homes, glamorous hotels, outdoor venues and theatres are also ideal options for those planning weddings, parties, functions and events in Winchester. In addition, the city has a great selection of accommodation options, facilities that all of course, relay the charm of the town’s country setting.

Winchester Event Venues

Here are a few venue suggestions:

  • Guildhall Winchester
  • Winchester Cathedral
  • Wolvesey Castle
  • Lainston House Hotel
  • Avington Park
  • South Winchester Golf Club
  • Marwell Wildlife
  • Theatre Royal Winchester
  • St John's House 
  • Winchester Tennis and Squash Club

Major Events in Winchester

Some of the events taking place in Winchester include the following:

  • Flower Festival – June
  • Winchester Festival July
  • Chilli and Cheese Festival – August
  • Boomtown Fair – August

Winchester Catering Equipment Hire

Allens Hire is a leading supplier of high end catering, kitchen and bar equipment for hire in London and the South East - ideal for whether you are organising a large scale public event or a smaller private function. Take a look at our wide variety of high quality products ranging from tableware to seating, lighting to furniture, china to cutlery all the way to glassware and linen. We even have a wide selection of bar, kitchen and catering equipment to tailor your event’s décor, no matter the size, theme or requirements.


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Winchester tableware hire

Creating the perfect table setting is important for a dinner-based event. A perfectly set table brings a sense of anticipation and wonder to a dinner. So, whether you need crockery hire, napkins, table linen or fine china, choose Allens Hire.

The type of tableware you will need will depend on the theme of your event. You may want to have plates that match your colour theme, or you may what to keep it simple with classic white china plates.  If you want to create the feeling of luxury opt for the Platinum Ring Bone China or for a more contemporary feel choose our selection of square china.  

If you need to hire glassware, think carefully about what you need. If you are offering wine, then take a look at our selection of Riedel glassware that features grape specific glasses. You may also need to ensure that you hire water glasses, beer glasses and if needed cocktail glasses.