Run like clockwork.

We consider these spaces part of the Hickory family. We work closely with the venue owners to bring our award winning menus and event development teams on board to deliver outstanding events and food and drink experiences. With robust processes in place and continuous quality reviews we maintain high standards for all customers.

The Sands Centre, Carlisle

21st century venue

Following a £27 million pound redevelopment, the Sands Centre in Carlisle is now one of the North West’s most state-of-the-art events venues. This awe-inspiring upgrade has created a range of contemporary and flexible spaces for all kinds of events including large-scale corporate events and conferences thanks to a seating capacity of 1,400. Within easy reach of the powerhouse cities in the northwest, with excellent transport links and a whole host of natural wonders on the doorstep, the Sands Centre should be top of your list.

Whilst we deliver all corporate and private hospitality at the Sands Centre, we also operate The Riverside Café and The Riverside Restaurant.

Visit thesandscentre.co.uk/theriverside to discover The Riverside Food and Drink.

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

An Edinburgh landmark museum

Located in the heart of Edinburgh, this former Victorian bath house turned tapestry studio will certainly turn the heads of your guests. With five versatile spaces capable of accommodating between 20 to 250 guests it’s a highly inspiring creative space for your next launch, meeting, workshop, wedding or awards ceremony.

Alongside being the exclusive catering partner, we also operate Dovecot Studios Café, a sleek, bright and airy local café serving locally-produced seasonal bites from 10am to 4.30pm to the bustling gallery visitors.

Visit dovecotstudios.com/cafe to find out more.

Eskmills Venue, Musselburgh

Always a stylish invitation

This historic 19th century venue is the heart of the Musselburgh community. From dream weddings to big birthday parties, fashion shows and awards ceremonies, Eskmills Venue is one of a kind, and welcomes thousands of event guests every year from East Lothian, Edinburgh and beyond. Eskmills Venue also plays host to our iconic Christmas Party Nights, bringing together friends and family for festive celebrations throughout the run-up to Christmas.

Explore Eskmills via eskmillsvenue.com

Cairns Farm Estate, Kirknewton

A hidden waterside retreat

At the foot of the Pentland Hills with waterside views, a mere 30 minutes from central Edinburgh you’ll find the breath-taking Cairns Farm Estate. This contemporary venue built around a country barn offers a unique setting with stunning ‘spill-out’ space outside for mingling and drinks. With luxury accommodation on site, it offers you a uniquely peaceful ‘get-away’ space for weddings and corporate events like away-days.

Discover this exquisite venue and its tranquil surroundings on cairnsfarmestate.co.uk

Errol Park, Perthshire

Enchanting elegance

This stunning grand and elegant stately home was built in 1875. You’ll find beauty everywhere, from the wisteria-clad exterior to the heavenly views out over south-facing lawns to the Tay and beyond. Perfectly placed between Perth and Dundee, it is a worthy backdrop for a sophisticated wedding or first-rate corporate gathering.

Visit Errol Park errolpark.co.uk

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