Historical London walking tour shapes LPS18 Partner Programme

The one-day trade show is complemented by a fantastic variety of occasions and events, including a full-day Partner Programme.

The LPS Partner Programme is an opportunity for the “better halves” of exhibitors and attendees to relax and enjoy a VIP experience in the iconic city of London on Thursday June 7, 2018.

Partners of exhibitors and attendees participating at The London Produce Show and Conference 2018 (LPS18) are set to uncover London’s most interesting secrets through four of the city’s favourite drinks during the events annual Partner Programme, which this year will be hosted by Emma Parker, the founder of London walking tour company Coutours.

The fifth edition of the LPS Partner Programme combines luxurious pampering with a bespoke, informative walking tour that will bring to life the history of London through the city’s obsessions with tea, coffee, gin and beer.

Schedule for the day
Time Event
9.00am – 10.00am Breakfast:
Meet at the LPS Partner Programme Suite at the LPS venue, the Grosvenor House. Guests will enjoy a light breakfast and coffee before venturing into the streets of London for the walking tour, guests will receive a welcome gift on arrival while they get to know one another over tea or coffee and light breakfast bites.
10.30am – 2.30pm Walking tour:
At 10.30 a.m., Parker will lead the way for a fascinating, whistle-whetting historical drinks tour of London that will take in St. Paul’s Cathedral, Fleet Street, Holborn, Old Bailey, City of London Distillery and Samuel Johnson’s House​.

Over the course of the next few hours, the tour will highlight through numerous fun facts how four of London’s favourite drinks – tea, coffee, gin and beer – have helped to shape the workings and characteristics of the city as it is known today.

2.30pm – 5pm Time for R&R and a Spot of Pampering:
Following lunch, the party will return to the Grosvenor House for some rest, relaxation and pampering in the afternoon. Once back at the hotel, participants can choose from various re-energising spa treatments, including massages, manicures or pedicures.

Your Host

This year’s LPS Partner Programme will be hosted by Emma Parker, the founder of London walking tour company Coutours. She is well placed to give participants the inside track on London’s food and drink history thanks to her 20-year public relations background in fashion, food, travel, fragrance and retail, on top of her BA (Hons) in History from The University of London.

Register Your Better Half NOW!

There is some availability left on the Partner Programme for just £295+VAT per person. Space is limited and it is advisable to book in advance. Please advise any dietary restrictions prior to the tour. All registrations must be affiliated to a London Produce Show attendee.

Register your better half now or email us for more information joinus@londonproduceshow.co.uk