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Telegraph Bespoke

The newest addition to the Telegraph events portfolio is Telegraph Bespoke – a division that focuses on unforgettable and once-in-a-lifetime experiences created exclusively for Telegraph audiences. These events bring readers’ interests to life in a unique and fascinating way by focusing on smaller, more intimate and beyond-the-rope experiences.

Set in iconic venues throughout the UK, these hosted events offer private access and exclusive audiences, with Telegraph columnists and experts offering their invaluable insights and trusted guidance. Telegraph Bespoke creates experiences within The Telegraph’s heartland, focusing on award-winning editorial expertise and influence across its core lifestyle areas such as food and fine dining, wine, sport, arts and culture, as well as embracing its strength and heritage in politics and history.
Taking the form of masterclasses, debates, tastings, previews, readings, shows and tours, our aim is to provide consumers with a programme of expert and insider access to some of the UK’s finest attractions, and invitations to handcrafted occasions, previously unseen.
For more information contact Kirsty Rome on 020 7931 3948

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Previous Events

The Telegraph Whisky Experience

Returning for the third year to One Whitehall Place, the event featured new masterclasses, a whisky-inspired meal and both well-loved and new whiskies at the private whisky fair.

Champions Tennis VIP Experience

Guests enjoyed a private Q&A with a tennis player before spending an afternoon watching some of the greatest players on the grandest stage at the Royal Albert Hall.

The Telegraph Dining Experience

Telegraph Bespoke hosted an exclusive preview of the new Scandinavian restaurant, Aquavit London, one day before it opened to the general public.

An Audience with Graham Norton and Jodi Picoult

In one of November 2016’s most exciting literary events, Telegraph Bespoke brought together the two authors for a special joint book launch, hosted by Telegraph columnist Bryony Gordon.

An Evening with Sir Ranulph Fiennes

Guests spent the evening hearing inspirational tales from the world’s greatest explorer, Sir Ranulph Fiennes as he launched his new book Fear.

An Exclusive Evening with Jeffrey Archer

Held at Cadogan Hall, guests enjoyed a special evening to celebrate the launch of Jeffrey Archer’s highly anticipated new novel, This Was a Man, one week before its general release.

The Telegraph Gin Experience

Guests enjoyed a taste of summer at The Telegraph Gin Experience on August 2 and 3 at the beautiful setting of The Roof Gardens in Kensington. All gins were perfectly mixed with Fever-Tree – makers of the world’s finest natural tonic waters.

The Telegraph Wine Experience

Held at the esteemed HAC, London, the Telegraph Wine Experience brought together industry experts, Telegraph columnists, handcrafted masterclasses and some of the world’s finest wines at our private wine fair to create an unforgettable tasting experience.

A Celebration of Her Majesty the Queen featuring Katherine Jenkins

Guests joined Telegraph Bespoke on Thursday, 2nd June 2016 for a very special celebration of the Queen’s 90th birthday. Katherine Jenkins performed an exclusive set for guests and joined the BBC’s Royal Correspondent Nicholas Witchell and former spokesperson for the Queen, Dickie Arbiter in conversation to celebrate the life of Her Majesty.

Matt the Cartoonist

Telegraph Bespoke hosted a one-off evening at Cadogan Hall in London to celebrate the Telegraph’s popular cartoonist, Matt Pritchett. Guests heard from the man behind the cartoons during an insightful interview hosted by gallery owner, Chris Beetles.

Florence Foster Jenkins

Telegraph Bespoke hosted an exclusive preview screening of the hotly anticipated film, Florence Foster Jenkins, at the Curzon Mayfair. Guests enjoyed a glass of Champagne Lanson on arrival and participated in a Q&A with screen icon, Meryl Streep and her co-star Simon Helberg, hosted by Telegraph Film Critic, Robbie Collin.

An Afternoon with Mary Berry

Telegraph Food Writer Diana Henry hosted an exclusive afternoon with Mary Berry to celebrate the launch of ‘Mary Berry Foolproof Food’ at the Grand Connaught Rooms, London. Guests enjoyed a champagne reception and afternoon tea followed by an interview with Diana and Mary.

An Evening with Jeffrey Archer

Telegraph Bespoke hosted an exclusive evening to celebrate the launch of the latest novel in the Clifton Chronicles series, ‘Cometh the Hour’. Held at the Daily Telegraph Head Office, guests enjoyed a glass of wine and canapés whilst watching The Telegraphs’s Simon Heffer interview Jeffrey Archer.

Champions Tennis VIP Experience

Following the success of the event last year, Telegraph Bespoke welcomed 150 guests to the Royal Albert Hall across three days to enjoy the finale of the ATP Champions tour.

The Telegraph Whisky Experience 2015

The Telegraph Whisky Experience returned for 2 days in December 2015 to mark the start of the festive season. The event welcomed a host of experts including Neil Ridley, Joel Harrison, along with resident host, Charles MacLean.

Carol Exclusive Preview Screening

Telegraph Bespoke hosted an exclusive preview screening for one 2015’s s most hotly anticipated films, Carol, at the Regent Street Cinema on Sunday November 15th 2015 – 12 days before the film was released in cinemas.

An Evening with Rick Stein

To celebrate the release of From Venice to Istanbul (BBC Books), Telegraph Bespoke hosted ‘An Evening with Rick Stein’ at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly, London. Guests enjoyed a Q&A with Rick Stein hosted by The Telegraph’s Diana Henry, a Champagne Taittinger reception and a five course meal – attended by Stein.

Rugby Captain's Dinner VIP Experience

On the eve of the 2015 World Cup, Telegraph Bespoke guests enjoyed a private Q&A with six winning captains, a Bollinger Champagne reception, award-winning three course dining by Angela Hartnett and an evening of entertainment.

The Telegraph Gin Experience

The Telegraph Gin Experience, in association with Fever-Tree, was held at the beautiful Roof gardens in Kensington in August 2015. Hosted by Susy Atkins, guests enjoyed a welcome G&T, masterclasses by Fever-Tree and Plymouth Gin and attended a private gin fair.

The Telegraph Whisky Experience June 2015

Following the success of the inaugural event in 2014, The Telegraph Whisky Experience returned for a 2 day event in June 2015. it featured brand new whiskies and new masterclasses: The Macallan 1824 Series and Charles MacLean’s Taste of Scotland.

In Conversation and Tea with Mary Berry

Guests attended a Champagne Taittinger reception, a Q&A with Mary Berry – hosted by The Telegraph’s Diana Henry, followed by a Mary Berry inspired afternoon tea created by BAFTA 195 Piccadilly’s head chef, Anton Manganaro. All guests received a signed copy of ‘Mary Berry’s Absolute Favourites’

Statoil Masters Tennis Experience

Held at the historic Royal Albert Hall, guests enjoyed a private Lanson Champagne reception, Q&A with Tim Henman and Jamie Murray, before taking a seat in a Loggia and Grand Tier box to watch one ATP Champions Tour singles match and one exhibition doubles match.

The Telegraph Whisky Experience 2014

Guests enjoyed a mini tasting guide with renowned Whisky expert Charles MacLean, a private Whisky Fair with over 65 whiskies to sample, exclusive masterclasses from leading industry experts and a two course whisky paired meal designed by One Whitehall Place’s Head Chef Franck Katemesha.

Downton Abbey Charity preview

Telegraph Bespoke worked with the CTBF to present an exclusive Preview Screening of the first episode of Downton Abbey Series 5. The evening included a Piper-Heidsieck Champagne reception and Q&A with cast members and Julian Fellowes hosted by the Telegraph’s Sarah Crompton.

The Team

Jonathan Haselden

Commercial Manager
+44 20 7931 3935

Nicole Hatch

Events Manager
+44 20 7931 3973

Kirsty Rome

Events Executive
+44 20 7931 3948

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Telegraph Bespoke offers a range of sponsorship opportunities for brands to engage with our discerning readers and subscribers. We offer a variety of options for brands to creatively and experientially promote their message to an exclusive targeted audience.

Partnership Opportunities

Telegraph Bespoke is an innovative way to connect on a more intimate level with Telegraph readers, offering partner brands the opportunity to showcase the value of their products by building deeper relationships with The Telegraph’s highly targeted and engaged audiences through truly memorable live experiences.