Our Blog

Join the conversation, and see what we have to say about food, drink and events including the latest news from Lovejoy Catering and Events. If there is anything you’d like to know about, let us know and we’ll try and include it in our next update.

Our Blog

Join the conversation, and see what we have to say about food, drink and events including the latest news from Lovejoy Catering and Events. If there is anything you’d like to know about, let us know and we’ll try and include it in our next update.

Wedding Catering For Small Weddings

Weddings and the wedding catering industry were really hit hard in 2020 with many couples postponing or canceling their weddings completely. The disruption is also causing problems with 2021 weddings. Whilst it is unlikely that wedding receptions in the UK will go...

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Wedding Catering Mistakes to Avoid

Planning a wedding or a large event can be a daunting experience. There are so many different aspects to consider, such as choosing a venue, drawing up a guest list and booking a photographer, the list can seem endless!  It is likely you will only plan one big wedding...

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Post Quarantine Wedding Catering

The hospitality and wedding industry is one of the biggest casualties of the COVID pandemic. With an understandable need to prioritise everyone’s health and safety, thousands of weddings have been cancelled or postponed in 2020 and 2021. The disruption will have had a...

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Christmas Party Catering

We can all agree that we’re facing a very different festive period this year but Lovejoy Catering and Events are remembering the joy of Christmas parties gone by, especially the many that we’ve catered and hosted.  The team have a wealth of experience setting up...

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Planning your Wedding Catering in COVID times

With so much uncertainty around weddings and events in the UK and around the world, and the continually changing guidelines, it is no wonder brides and grooms are struggling with their wedding planning, or even putting the planning on hold completely. What is certain...

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Barbecue Catering in Essex – Our Top Tips

Lovejoy Catering and Events offer barbecue catering in Essex and further afield, from large events such as BBQ wedding catering to smaller garden parties. BBQ catering offers versatile, mouthwatering food and a party-like atmosphere in the comfort of your back garden...

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Choosing the Right Wedding Venue in Essex

Choosing from the many beautiful wedding venues in Essex can be a difficult task. Many couples can become overwhelmed with the different styles of venue, the packages on offer and the sheer number of them. It doesn’t help that there are a lot of great wedding venues...

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Top 5 Questions to ask Event or Wedding Catering Companies

We understand you may have never had to search for a wedding caterer before and you may have a number of questions about the wedding catering companies you are considering. To help you we have compiled a list of the top five questions you should ask catering companies...

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Lovejoys Lunches Part 2

We have seen a real surge in catering companies in Essex offering a range of takeaway options during lockdown. From exquisite afternoon tea and grazing tables to roast dinners, catering companies have certainly been imaginative with their menus. Now that catering...

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Lovejoy’s Lockdown Lunches

When lockdown was first announced it is unlikely the first thing on your mind was what you are going to make for your lunches over the next couple of months. But with many food catering services, restaurants, delis and takeaways closing, and most people being out of...

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