The Lunch Circle

Lunches and Events

Henley Royal Regatta: 4th – 8th July

Henley Royal Regatta: 4th – 8th July

Henley Royal Regatta- 4th – 8th July Join us at the Henley Royal Regatta between the 4th – 8th July. Henley Royal Regatta is undoubtedly the best-known regatta in the world. It is a ...
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Stephen Lewis: Law Commissioner at Law Commission of England and Wales – 22nd June

Stephen Lewis: Law Commissioner at Law Commission of England and Wales – 22nd June

Stephen Lewis: Law Commissioner at Law Commission of England and Wales We are delighted to announce that Mr Stephen Lewis, a Law Commissioner, for The Law Commission of England and Wales, will be ...
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Royal Ascot: Royal Enclosure – Tuesday 19th June 2018

Royal Ascot: Royal Enclosure – Tuesday 19th June 2018

Royal Ascot: Royal Enclosure Royal Ascot is renowned across the globe, this glorious week in June is anticipated and revered the world over. Every moment of each day is shared across the globe, but ...
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The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition Preview Party – 6th June 2018

The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition Preview Party – 6th June 2018

The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition Preview Party – 6th June 2018 The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition Preview Party 6th June 2018 If you haven’t already booked your tickets, The Royal ...
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Monaco Grand Prix – 24th – 27th May 2018

Monaco Grand Prix – 24th – 27th May 2018

F1 Monaco Grand Prix The Lunch Circle Members are so pleased to be working in partnership with the extremely exclusive organisers of two of the rarest private yachts available at this years Monaco ...
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Viscount Trenchard –   Vice-Chairman of the British-Japanese Parliamentary Group and one of the UK’s most experienced and knowledgeable experts on Japanese economics, culture and politics – 25th May

Viscount Trenchard – Vice-Chairman of the British-Japanese Parliamentary Group and one of the UK’s most experienced and knowledgeable experts on Japanese economics, culture and politics – 25th May

Viscount Trenchard – Vice-Chairman of the British-Japanese Parliamentary Group Viscount Trenchard – Vice-Chairman of the British-Japanese Parliamentary Group and one of the UK’s most ...
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The RHS Chelsea Flower Show: RHS Members Day 22nd – 23rd May 2018

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show: RHS Members Day 22nd – 23rd May 2018

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018 We are delighted to announce that on Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd of May The Lunch Circle members have been invited to the RHS members day of the world’s most ...
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Pol Roger & Winston Churchill Champagne Tasting – Date TBC

Pol Roger & Winston Churchill Champagne Tasting – Date TBC

Pol Roger & Winston Churchill Champagne Tasting We are so pleased to announce that in mid May we are hoping to be hosting with Mr Cassidy Dart MW, The Director of Wine at Pol Roger Portfolio, a ...
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The Decorative Fair, Battersea Park 17th – 22nd April

The Decorative Fair, Battersea Park 17th – 22nd April

The Decorative Fair, Battersea Park 17th – 22nd April Catharine is a fellow member, and has very kindly offered us all ticket to The Decorative Fair, Battersea Park on the 17th – 22nd ...
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Meeting with The Honourable Dr. Hubert A. Minnis, M.P. Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas on the occasion of his visit to London on Saturday, 21 April 2018

Meeting with The Honourable Dr. Hubert A. Minnis, M.P. Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas on the occasion of his visit to London on Saturday, 21 April 2018

Meeting with The Honourable Dr. Hubert A. Minnis, M.P. Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas on the occasion of his visit to London on Saturday, 21 April 2018 His Excellency Mr. Ellison ...
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Alastair Martin FRICS: The Secretary and Keeper of the Records of The Duchy of Cornwall – 18th April 2018

Alastair Martin FRICS: The Secretary and Keeper of the Records of The Duchy of Cornwall – 18th April 2018

Private Dinner with Alastair Martin FRICS We are so honoured to announce our guest speaker for our dinner on the 18th April 2018 as Alastair Martin FRICS, The Secretary and Keeper of the Records of ...
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Dr. David Halpern: Behavioural Insights – 23rd March 2018

Dr. David Halpern: Behavioural Insights – 23rd March 2018

Dr. David Halpern: Behavioural Insights – 23rd March 2018 We were so privileged to have Dr. David Halpern, the Chief Executive Officer of the Behavioural Insights Team (or, the “Nudge ...
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BADA Spring Fair: 13th March 2018

BADA Spring Fair: 13th March 2018

BADA 2018 The British Antique Dealers Association have kindly offered us private tickets for their VIP preview champagne reception for their Spring Chelsea Event in the Duke of York Square. For over ...
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Sir Christopher Meyer KCMG – 23rd February 2018

Sir Christopher Meyer KCMG – 23rd February 2018

Sir Christopher Meyer KCMG We were so honoured to have Sir Christopher Meyer KCMG, former British Ambassador to the United States and Chairman of the PCC as our speaker on the 23rd February 2018. ...
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Professor Sir David Omand GCB: Cyber Security – 24th January 2018

Professor Sir David Omand GCB: Cyber Security – 24th January 2018

Professor Sir David Omand GCB We were incredibly honoured to have Professor Sir David Omand GCB as our January guest speaker. He is a visiting professor in the War Studies Department of King’s ...
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Christmas Members Drinks with Sabatini Gin: 8th December 2017

Christmas Members Drinks with Sabatini Gin: 8th December 2017

Celebrate the festive Season! Join us for our annual Christmas Drinks party which will be held at the Caledonian Club on the 8th December from 5:30pm onwards. This is one of our most popular events ...
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Bonhams Car Auction- 2nd December 2017

Bonhams Car Auction- 2nd December 2017

Bonhams Annual Classic Car Auction We still have a couple of complimentary VIP seats available for the Bonhams Annual Classic Automotive Auction at their Leading Bond Street showroom on the 2nd ...
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Berry Brothers & Rudd: 16th November 2017

Berry Brothers & Rudd: 16th November 2017

This November we will be holding an exciting event in Partnership with Berry Bros. & Rudd, who needs no introduction to any of us. As probably one of the  World’s most famous and recognised ...
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Professor Andrew Fisher: Nanotechnology – 20th October

Professor Andrew Fisher: Nanotechnology – 20th October

Professor Andrew Fisher will be joining us this October to give a speech for us at The Lunch Circle. This is a huge honour as the sheer importance of nanotechnology in today’s world and for ...
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Jonathan Darracott: Bonhams Head of Watches – 29th September

Jonathan Darracott: Bonhams Head of Watches – 29th September

Jonathan Darracott is the Global Head of Watches at Bonhams, and a celebrated watch maker in his own right. He is considered one of the most knowledgable speakers in the world of classic and ...
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Chris Tattersall – Parenting an Olympian

Chris Tattersall – Parenting an Olympian

Chris Tattersall is the father of Gemma Tattersall, one of our olympic riders. On July 21st, Chris gave us an insightful and fascinating view into what challenges he has come across in his time of ...
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Art Critic and Historian, Edward Lucie-Smith: “Avant-garde? Which or what avant-garde?”

Art Critic and Historian, Edward Lucie-Smith: “Avant-garde? Which or what avant-garde?”

On Friday the 23rd June, The Lunch Circle was lucky enough to be graced with the presence of legendary art critic Edward Lucie-Smith. Edward Lucie Smith Lucie-Smith was born in Kingston, Jamaica, ...
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Dr Mike Baxter: “The psychology of persuasion in a world of fake news”

Dr Mike Baxter: “The psychology of persuasion in a world of fake news”

Not so long ago we hosted our guest speaker, Dr Mike Baxter.  Since 2001, Mike has advised c-suite and senior leadership teams of Fortune 500 and FTSE 100 companies on major global business ...
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Filippo Sabatini: Gin Tasting Event

Filippo Sabatini: Gin Tasting Event

Summer 2016 we happily hosted an incredibly entertaining Gin Tasting Event We had the opportunity to taste SABATINI GIN, a London dry gin distilled with 9 home grown Tuscan botanicals. During the ...
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Alderman Professor Michael Mainelli: “The BITCOINS E-market – Mitigating Mutual Mistrust – Ledgers & Blockchains”

Alderman Professor Michael Mainelli: “The BITCOINS E-market – Mitigating Mutual Mistrust – Ledgers & Blockchains”

In April 2016, The Lunch Circle had a very interesting speech by Alderman Professor Michael Mainelli, Executive Chairman, Z/Yen Group. Michael discussed with us “The BITCOINS E-market – ...
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Dr. Shiraz Maher: “Radicalisation and the foreign-fighter phenomenon”

Dr. Shiraz Maher: “Radicalisation and the foreign-fighter phenomenon”

Back in March 2016, Dr. Shiraz Maher, Senior Research Fellow at the International Centre for the Study of Radicalization (ICSR). discussed with us ‘Radicalisation and the foreign-fighter ...
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Nigel Pullman: Chairman of the City of London Livery Committee

Nigel Pullman: Chairman of the City of London Livery Committee

In November 2014, The Lunch Circle were honoured to have, Nigel Pullman, Chairman of the City of London Livery Committee, as our speaker. Nigel discussed with us the role of Livery Companies in ...
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Dr Edward Salazar: “Putin Adventurism – A New Cold War or Simply Controlled Chaos?”

Dr Edward Salazar: “Putin Adventurism – A New Cold War or Simply Controlled Chaos?”

In October 2014, Dr. Edward Salazar, US Foreign Services (ret). Ed discussed with us “Putin Adventurism — A New Cold War or Simply Controlled Chaos?” Ed Salazar, a former US ...
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Christopher Carson: Wine Tasting

Christopher Carson: Wine Tasting

In the Summer of 2014 we were pleased to invite you to a Wine Event at the Caledonian Club. We experienced new wines from Sicily from Mediterranean Domains and Estates accompanied by Italian nibbles ...
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Sir Nicholas Kenyon: “The arts and the City: the Barbican and the cultural hub of the City”

Sir Nicholas Kenyon: “The arts and the City: the Barbican and the cultural hub of the City”

In February of 2014. We were delighted to have with us Sir Nicholas Kenyon, Managing Director of the Barbican Centre. Before joining the Barbican Centre in October 2007, Sir Nicholas was Controller, ...
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Kate Johnson: Crimestoppers

Kate Johnson: Crimestoppers

In late 2012, Kate Johnston from the Crimestoppers joined us. Crimestoppers is a registered charity.  Its mission is to provide a means to detect, reduce and prevent crime through the provision of ...
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Kirsty Andrew: Corporate Social Responsibility at Williams F1

Kirsty Andrew: Corporate Social Responsibility at Williams F1

In May 2012, The Lunch Circle was lucky enough to have Ms Kirsty Andrew as our guest speaker. Kirsty works as a Business Development Manager at Williams F1. Kirsty joined Williams F1 in 2010 after a ...
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Chantal Coady: Rococo Chocolates

Chantal Coady: Rococo Chocolates

Chantal Coady In March 2011, The Lunch Circle welcomed Chantal Coady, chocolatier par excellence! Chantal, a London native, single-handedly began what could now be termed the “New British ...
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Japanese Event to help victims of the Japanese Quake

Japanese Event to help victims of the Japanese Quake

When the disaster of the Japanese Quake and Tsunami happened in March 2011, The Lunch Circle hosted an important yet very entertaining charity event to help the victims and those affected. Harbert ...
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