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The Deck: Make the London Skyline the Backdrop for your next event

Hire The Deck and you hire the whole of London. The Deck is the National Theatre’s newest space and has become part of the city skyline, appearing as a glowing coloured cube at night.This award-winning rooftop venue boasts spectacular panoramic views of the Thames as well as the city’s famous landmarks.


10 Things You Should Know Before You Plan Your Next Event

Planning an event can be a daunting task but there’s no need to panic. It is an event manager’s job to take that stress off your shoulders and make sure all the little details are organised and seamless. At The Deck, our dedicated team of event planners are always on hand to make sure your event runs like clockwork so we have rounded up our top tips to help you plan your next event.


Making a night of it: The best ways for venues to source entertainment​

Entertainment plays an important part in creating a successful event and most venues offer a variety of performers including musicians, magicians, comedians, dancers and, increasingly, interactive acts. Although The Deck is part of the National Theatre, which has its own extensive production facilities, we are also happy to work with external companies to make sure we always find the right entertainment for each event. We’ve put together our top tips for sourcing entertainment and how this can benefit you and your clients.

8 Wedding Planning Tips from the Experts

It’s your special day, the day you have dreamed of for years and now it is almost here. No pressure then…

Dig out your woolly jumpers, winter is here and with it exciting new winter food trends!

As the cold sets in and mid-winter days are beginning to drag, let’s not dwell on the long dark hours but focus on all that time you have to eat and enjoy the best foods that the winter season has to offer!