1st February 2010
provided by Thorns Group will be coming to a stage near you thanks to TV chefs The
The group, which has offices in Birmingham, Manchester and
London, has provided the Big Night Out Tour with a range of catering equipment,
as The Hairy Bikers embark on their first stage tour across the UK.
Among the equipment provided is the popular mahogany gothic
chair, classic Perception wine glasses, Martini glasses, the stylish Sonata
range of china and the elegant Muscagni cutlery.
The tour started on the 30th
January in Birmingham’s Town Hall and continues to make its way around the
country to its final stop on the 11th April at The Swan in High
Darren Jackson, Account
Manager at Thorns Group, said: “We are delighted to be involved in The Hairy
Bikers stage tour. The duo is famed for their love of food and travelling on
motorcycles in search of great dishes. We are proud to be associated with them.
the tour have been ongoing since December, and we have worked very closely with
the show organisers to work out what would look best on camera. With a wide
range of equipment to choose from, we were able to suggest a number of ranges
of china and cutlery that in our experience works best on camera.”
Thorns is no
stranger to working with the stars on film and television sets. The group has
previously supplied furniture and catering equipment to popular programmes such
as Holby City, Big Brother and Friday Night with
About Thorns Group:
Thorns Group is
the UK’s premier independent supplier of equipment, services and expertise to
the events, exhibitions and conference sectors.
With operations in London, Birmingham and Manchester, the
group acts as a single-source supplier through its Thorns Furniture and
Catering Hire, Camden Exhibition Services and Classic Technical Services
It can meet
every furniture and catering equipment requirement, whether clients are seeking
tables, chairs, office furniture and bespoke furnishings or the finest china,
cutlery, silverware, glassware and linen. Thorns Group also offers plasma
screens, electrical fittings and power supplies.
The team at
Thorns recently established a stand-alone venture, Thorns Support Services Ltd,
to provide short-term staff and longer-term contract personnel to customers
including catering companies, hoteliers, restaurateurs, exhibition organisers
and sporting arenas.