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Meet the team!

On May 14, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With Comments Off

Jane and Ellie recently took a few minutes to record this video and talk about the facilities and services available here at Blue Coat Occasions. Our thanks to Sam Elcock for his assistance in creating the video. Meet The Team!  

Best Film/Movie Theme Tunes/Scores

On February 15, 2016, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

        This one is very contentious and these are just a few of our favourites – there are hundreds when you start to think about it!! What are your favourites? Best Film\Movie Theme tunes/Scores   }          Chariots of Fire }          Jaws }          The Great Escape }          All…

Jane’s Favourite Books in 2015

On January 5, 2016, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

I read some really great books in 2015, obviously we all have our own preferences and style of books that we like to read. Reading for me is a fantastic way of escaping, chilling out and just relaxing. As we start a new year, I thought I would share with…

Happy Memories of Childhood Christmas

On December 1, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

Now December is here, we thought we would share with you some of our happy memories of childhood Christmas  Elly’s     Presents in pillowcases    New pyjamas    Smells – Tangerines, Mince Pies, Sherry, Stuffing, Christmas Pud, Camp coffee    Hearing non-existent bells    Steamed up windows from all the…

Something to make you smile!

On November 2, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

Now that the nights are drawing in and the weather is becoming a bit grim, we thought this month we would try and bring a smile to your face. Police arrested two kids yesterday, one was drinking battery acid, the other was eating fireworks. They charged one and let the…

What Makes Us Happy

On September 23, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

     Family    Friends    Pets    Warm Cosy Evenings    Christmas    Bright Summer Days    Long Summer Nights    Holidays    Achievements    Laughing    Exercise    Something to look forward to    Acts of kindness – given and received    Going to the theatre/concert    Eating…

Our Favourite Flowers for Wedding Bouquets

On August 19, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

When planning a wedding, there is so much to think about and bouquets play such an important role in the Wedding Ceremony. Here are some of our favourites to give you some ideas. Roses Always associated with beauty and love, you can never go wrong with the traditional rose. There…

Some of the Favourite Holiday Destinations of our Events Team

On July 29, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

 Singapore Singapore is No.1 in Lonely Planet’s list of top 10 countries to visit in 2015 and it is so easy to see why. It is a multicultural mosaic of cultures where diverse places of worship, cuisines and languages co-exist harmoniously.  From stunning architecture such a Raffles Hotel, to their…

Top Places to Visit in Liverpool

On June 29, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

We love these Top Places to Visit In Liverpool The Albert Dock – The Albert Dock is the most popular free tourist attraction in the North West and has been part of Liverpool’s landscape for over 160 years. It forms a major part of Liverpool’s iconic waterfront. Albert Dock was…

Top 10 Tips for Organising Events

On June 1, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With No Comments

Top 10 – Tips for Organising Events 1.  Identify aims of the day Before you begin planning a successful event, be clear on why you are doing it in the first place. Every decision should support your main goal. 2.  Identify your audience Clearly define who your target audience is….

Kind words from Mark!

On May 14, 2015, Posted by , In BCO Blog, With Comments Off

Mark Jump is one of our regular clients, and has used the facilities here at Blue Coat Occasions on a number of times for staff training events. Please take a few minutes to hear what Mark has to say. Thanks to Sam Elcock for assistance in making the video and…