Sit Down Dinner and Drinks Venue Hire

Finding the perfect sit down dinner and drinks venue hire option in London can be a difficult task, but we're here to help. From formal events with grand dining options to more casual affairs, if you're planning a corporate or personal event, the choice of party options is pretty wide. Let us do the hard work, and take a look at our list of the best venues in London to hire the ultimate dining and drinks experience.

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Last updated on 3rd April 2020




Nobu Shoreditch

Shoreditch


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    150
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    200
Located just a few steps away from Old Street station, Nobu Hotel Shoreditch marries the raw creative energy of Shoreditch with Nobu’s value of luxury, craft, fun and culinary theatrics. The entire Nobu…
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The Bloomsbury Club Bar

Soho


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    0
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Made up of intellectuals, writers, artists and philosophers, the Bloomsbury Set placed leisure - and pleasure - at the forefront of their ideals and as vital to personal cultivation as their respective…
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The Sterling

Liverpool Street


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Nestled at the base of London's iconic Gherkin building is The Sterling, a relaxing bar that comes complete with bags of style and elegance. The huge windows allow light to flood in and illuminate theimpressive…
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Darwin Brasserie

City of London


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    60
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    0
An all-day British brasserie located on Level 36 at Sky Garden, Darwin is the perfect spot for indulging in delicious food and taking in the incredible views over the city. Experience the beautiful surrounding…
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Willy's Wine Bar

City of London


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    120
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    150
Willy's Wine Bar in Fenchurch Street provides a welcome break from the buzz of The City and is a great place to grab a spot of lunch or an after work drink. Specializing in wines, Willy's can boast a selection…
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Rotunda

Kings Cross


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    30
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    40
Rotunda is a hidden gem that boasts beautiful canal-side views located in core of King's Cross. A modern British bar, restaurant and private dining room with a large astro-turfed waterside terrace, serving…
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The Admiralty

West End


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    86
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    150
A traditional pub with a story to tell, The Admiralty is a step back in time to the decks of HMS Victory and the Battle of Trafalgar. Looking out to Nelson’s Column, it’s officially London’s most…
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Masala Wala

Brockley


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    26
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    53
Brought to you by mother and daughter team Nabeela & Saima, Masala Wala embodies and exemplifies true, delicious Pakistani cuisine. A small slice of Punjab perfection, intimately served in a family…
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Small Beer Brew Co

South London


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    0
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Located in the heart of Bermondsey, Small Beer Brew Co. is the world’s first small beer brewery, specialising in brewing classic beer styles below 2.8%. As well as being home to brewing innovation,The…
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Princess Victoria

Shepherd's Bush


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    125
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    180
Built in 1829, this historic public house was one of the original gin palaces in London. With over 100 different gins on offer and 40 craft beers and ales, Princess Victoria is a top place to drink inthe…
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Kitty Hawk

Liverpool Street


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Step out of the city life and into Kitty Hawk; an all day space designed for laid back drinks and dining. Open from early morning until late at night with multiple spaces to suit everything from a coffee…
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Chai Ki

Canary Wharf


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    90
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    140
Chai Ki resides at Crossrail Place in Canary Wharf. This versatile venue is open for breakfast all the way through until late evening; perfect for a whole host of parties. Divided into two distinct areas…
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Cinnamon Bazaar

Covent Garden


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    60
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    90
Cinnamon Bazaar is the latest restaurant & cocktail bar from Vivek Singh's range of Cinnamon restaurants, situated in London’s Covent Garden. They are a dining concept that mixes real Indian heritage…
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Boisdale of Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf


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    40
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    70
Boisdale of Canary Wharf opened in summer 2011. The two-floor venue overlooking Cabot Square comprises restaurant, oyster bar and grill, whisky bar, Cuban cigar library and shop and live music venue. The…
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Playboy Club London

Mayfair


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    0
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    0
Playboy Club London is the ultimate Mayfair casino, capturing the original spirit and glamour of the much vaunted club of the 1960s. It is the embodiment of sophistication, elegance and luxury, with high…
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Beaufort House Chelsea

Kensington


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    80
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    150
Beaufort House’s home-from-home atmosphere is everything you could possibly want from a private members club. Spread across four floors, each bar has its own atmosphere to suit your mood. There’s the…
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Church House Westminster

Westminster


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    372
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    550
Located in the heart of London, Church House Westminster is a Grade II listed multi-purpose event and conference venue hosting more than 800 events a year. Its 19 rooms are full of character and rangefrom…
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Gatti's Restaurant

City of London


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Gatti's is a traditional Italian Restaurant and Wine Bar based by Moorgate Station, who pride themselves on the quality of their service and cuisine. The elegant space is split over 2 floors, with a large…
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Balans Soho Society Kensington

Kensington


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    80
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    80
Well-to-do west London respectability meets Soho’s louche debauchery in the heart of High Street Kensington. Balans Soho Society has its very own manifesto: ‘We live by the philosophy that too much…
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Inamo Soho

Central London


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    20
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    30
Take complete control of your dining experience at Inamo, using the world’s first interactive ordering system, beamed onto your table. Order your meal, choose your virtual tablecloth, view the chefsat…
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London Sky Bar (Atmosphere Venues)

Victoria


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    300
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    500

A dramatic location offering 360 degree views of the central London skyline, London Sky Bar is a spectacular choice for everything from weddings to birthday parties and all varieties of corporate events. The 8,300 sq ft space offers a blank canvas, meaning party planners can create a bespoke event to suit every last detail.

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Andaz Studio @ Andaz London

Liverpool Street


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    48
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    80

With floor to ceiling windows overlooking Liverpool Street, the Andaz Studio is a fully self-contained loft-style space presenting the perfect room for interactive evenings.

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The Groucho Club

Soho


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    60
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    100
The Groucho Club is a private members club open to men and women formed in 1985. From a dinner for two people to whole club hire for 350 people, The Groucho Club is an exceptional destination and can…
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Lima London

Fitzrovia


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    70
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    100
Open daily for lunch and dinner with menus created by chefs Robert Ortiz and Virgilio Martinez (currentled ranked at #4 in the World 50 Best List), LIMA London is a sought after restaurant in Fitzrovia…
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Mint Leaf Lounge

City of London


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    100
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    300
Situated next to the iconic Bank of England, Mint Leaf Lounge serves innovative Indian cuisine in an elegant and stylish setting.   A deluxe enviroment for dinner and drinks alike, the restaurant is…
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30 Euston Square

Central London


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    300
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    300
CREATING EXCEPTIONAL EVENT EXPERIENCES 30 Euston Square is a stunning, versatile award -winning venue in a perfect central London location. This unique venue integrates grand Edwardian facade, original…
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Mama Fuego

Greenwich


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    65
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    70
Mama Fuego is a day and night riverside venue on North Greenwich Pier by the O2. Like its sister venue Abuelo Covent Garden, Mama Fuego is Australian style with South American twist, and is famous for…
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Tropicana Beach Club

Covent Garden


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    0
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    0
Get your very own slice of paradise in Central London at Tropicana Beach Club.  From a ‘lagoon pool’ style dance floor surrounded by VIP beach cabanas, party booths, 30ft palm trees and a jungle…
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The Castle Tooting

Tooting


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    129
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    0
One of Tootings oldest pubs, The Castle has been part of the Young’s estate since 1832 and has an exciting history; American film actor, director and producer, John Wayne is known for frequenting The…
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Charlotte's W5

Ealing


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    120
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    200
Charlotte's W5 is situated in central Ealing in an impressive heritage stable block featuring original exposed brick work, concrete flooring with splashes of bold graphic tiling sunken in and beautiful…
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The Dixon Hotel

East London


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    120
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    120
Dixon hotel is a new Autograph Collection hotel in the trendy Bermondsey area, just south from Tower Bridge. Built as a magistrates court and police station in 1905, now a modern lifestyle hotel haskept…
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No 29 Power Station West

Battersea


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    120
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    500
As part of the Battersea Power Station redevelopment, No 29 Power Station West can be found in South London, overlooking the Thames. The all day bar and restaurant is the fifth addition to the Darwin amp…
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Cattivo

Brixton


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    200
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    400
Located on Brixton's bustling Ferndale Road, this charming cocktail bar and restaurant is a hidden gem amongst the area's many bars. Cattivo sits just opposite its sister bar, Canova Hall, and provides…
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The Selkirk

Tooting


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    40
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    75
The Selkirk is a Tooting pub set in a beautiful Victorian building with tonnes of character where the mantra is simple - good food and drink.  Dishing out cosy comfort by the bucket load, The Selkirk…
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100 Wardour St

Soho


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    0
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    0
The ground floor at 100 Wardour St is a relaxed and stylish Bar & Lounge, perfect for lunch, firing off a few emails between meetings, and after-work cocktails and bar bites. The diverse menu offers…
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Toddy Shop Bar

Canary Wharf


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    36
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    40
Located in the Crossrail Place development in Canary Wharf, the Chai Ki Toddy Shop Bar is open all day, every day for breakfast, weekend brunch, lunch and dinner. Inspired by the spirit of coastal drinking…
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The Palm Beach Restaurant

Mayfair


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    50
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    70
A grand, elegant space, the restaurant at Palm Beach Casino is the epitome of luxurious Mayfair dining. The restaurant menu fuses South Asian and global cuisines, for an explosion of flavours. Award-winning…
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Jugged Hare

Victoria


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An old-fashioned spirit centering around good food, good service and a friendly atmosphere. An authentic British pub for sure.  The Jugged Hare was originally part of the National Westminster Bank back…
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Balthazar

Covent Garden


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    60
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    80
Situated in the heart of Theatreland, just off the Covent Garden plaza, Balthazar is perfect for both pre and post theatre dining. They offer a range of French inspired dishes for breakfast, lunch anddinner…
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Spiritland Festival Hall

Southbank


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    180
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    300
Take your events to the next level in one of London’s most elegant party spaces. Known for their elegant approach to food, drink and music, Spiritland has made a name for itself at their flagship site…
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The Boathouse

Putney


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    0
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    0
The Boathouse in Putney is a lovely Young's & Co. owned London riverside pub, consisting of a pub and patio on the ground floor and a restaurant with a balcony overlooking the river serving British…
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Upper House

Angel


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    0
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    0
With a fresh look Upper House has made its way onto the high street of Islington, formerly known as the Dead Dolls House, brand new decor an abundance of beautiful foliage and a new menu to complimentBoasting…
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Banking Hall

City of London


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    280
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    620
As a result of the impact of COVID-19 we will be closed pending further government instruction. Banking Hall is a stunning, Grade II venue, located right in the heart of the City, a stone's throw away…
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Cafe Chula

Camden


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    40
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    70
Located within the heart of Camden Town is Cafe Chula, an authentic Mexican establishment serving fine traditional cuisine and drinks all throughout the week. With an experienced team of chefs and mixologists…
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Stem + Glory London

City of London


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    56
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    56
Stem + Glory London serves plant based food which is both delicious AND healthy. They have lots of options to please everyone, from healthy bowls to burgers and delicious sharing plates. Delicious tasting…
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Nutbourne

Battersea


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    60
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    100
Named after the family farm, Nutbourne opened in Battersea in September 2016 and is the third restaurant for the Gladwin brothers. The restaurateurs - who already own The Shed in Notting Hill and Rabbit…
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The Hoxton, Holborn

Holborn


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    50
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    200
The Hoxton, Holborn opened its doors on High Holborn in 2014, offering a place for people to sleep, eat, work and play. Its ground-floor events space, The Apartment, features six individually designed…
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Hampshire Penthouse

Leicester Square


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    0
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In pride of place on the top floor of the 5-star Radisson Blu Edwardian, Hampshire hotel sits At The Hampshire Penthouse, a versatile space in the heart of London’s West End. Boasting an enviable Leicester…
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