Archive | November, 2012

The Twelve Days of Christmas – A Purple Grape Special

30 Nov

The Twelve Days of Christmas – A Purple Grape Special

True to word of last week’s blog I have popped along to Hyde Park’s Winter Wonderland to enjoy some roasted chestnuts, mulled wine and the winter market so now feel suitably ready to embrace the festive season. We even had a little rendition of the 12 days of Christmas here in the Purple Grape office just […]

Get your skates on

22 Nov

Get your skates on

Take a look outside. Chances are it will be raining. It is today and seems to be emptying more water onto our Purple Grape offices than I have seen for a very long time. This has reminded me that autumn has past and we are now into the chilly, darker months of the year where […]

Remembrance Day

8 Nov

Remembrance Day

“In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely, singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below.” Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae   This Sunday, 11th November 2012, the commonwealth commemorates Armistice Day, where people across the globe stand in silence […]

Your imagination is the only limitation…

7 Nov

  Are you looking for an exciting and energetic venue in London? Have you been tasked with organising a party that you want to be memorable, vibrant and stand out from all the rest? If that’s a yes, then check out Ripley’s Believe It or Not! – a new event venue that Purple Grape is […]

Remember Remember

2 Nov

Remember Remember

Remember, remember, the 5th of November The Gunpowder Treason and plot; I see of no reason why Gunpowder Treason Should ever be forgot On 5th November, Great Britain remembers Guy Fawkes, an English soldier, who tried to blow up the Parliament and assassinate King James 1 of England, in 1605. This somber act is remembered yearly […]