[Skip to content]

FM World logo
Text Size: A A A
22 October 2018
View the latest issue of FM
Sign up to FM World Daily >
FM World daily e-newsletter logo



One of the contracts is with Yarnton Manor - a stately home which houses an International Study Centre.

30 November 2017 | Herpreet Kaur Grewal

Bespoke contract caterer Talkington Bates has won two catering contracts with a charity and study centre.

The company, which delivers “a premium, tailored” catering service, has secured contracts with Oxfordshire-based Yarnton Manor and grant-giving charity Paul Hamlyn Foundation.

Yarnton Manor is a stately home which now houses an International Study Centre, hosting 18-21 year olds for 10 weeks at a time. Talkington Bates provide the student catering for the duration of their stay, providing breakfast and dinner services as well as a specialist hospitality and event service for the varied internal and external events held at the Manor.

Ted McGrath, Principal at Yarnton Manor stated that “the fact that Talkington Bates are willing and flexible enough to cater for both our residential students and individual events is a real bonus for us and fits the needs of our business perfectly”.

Paul Hamlyn Foundation has a headquarters based in Kings Cross and Talkington Bates will be offering all employees a lunch service.