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Press Release Archive

Below is a selection of our archive releases which you can select by year from the drop-down menu below. You can also view our current releases here.

  1. 11 July, 2014

    One-off event to reveal story of Royal Albert Hall in World War One

    Shelling, recruitment rallies and the member of staff who received the Distinguished Conduct Medal – the Royal Albert Hall’s fascinating Great War history will be explored in a special talk at the iconic institution.
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  2. 13 June, 2014

    Royal Albert Hall launches first ever Proms tour

    Which pianist played a Prom 27 years after his death? How did an audience member save André Previn's Carmina Burana? And just what made the Soviet State Orchestra's 1968 concert so controversial?
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  3. 19 May, 2014

    Over 110,000 tickets sold as booking opens for 2014 BBC Proms

    Booking for the BBC Proms 2014 opened at 9am this morning (Saturday 17 May) with close to 109,000 tickets sold in the first 12 hours. In addition, over 1,600 Promming Season Tickets and Weekend Promming Passes, which for the first time went on sale a day early, were sold yesterday, bringing the total number of tickets sold to more than 110,000.
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  4. 14 May, 2014

    The National Slam Final

    The UK's finest performance poets / spoken word artists / verbose verbalised minds / masters-of-spit-and-wit go head to head to see who is the greatest at the National Slam Final at the Royal Albert Hall – the venue that brought the world momentous literary events such as Ginsberg’s International Poetry Incarnation in 1965.
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  5. 12 May, 2014

    Q App makes its debut at the Royal Albert Hall

    The Royal Albert Hall, one of the world’s most famous concert venues, has selected the leading mobile ordering platform Q App to enable its visitors to order and pay for food and drink from their mobile phones, following a successful trial. The service is already available for in-box ordering and at the venue’s North Circle Bar and will be extended to the remaining 13 bars operated by “rhubarb” over the coming weeks.
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  6. 2 May, 2014

    Nordoff Robbins announce Pharrell Williams, Paloma Faith and Giorgio Moroder as the first winners at the annual O2 Silver Clef Awards

    The annual O2 Silver Clef Awards is back, held this year at the London Hilton on Park Lane, on Friday July 4th. Today, Nordoff Robbins make their first winners announcement for this year’s event.
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  7. 13 February, 2014

    New destination Italian restaurant for Royal Albert Hall

    Following a £1-million refurbishment, the Royal Albert Hall will unveil an exciting new restaurant on 15th April. Verdi, an Italian Kitchen at the Royal Albert Hall which replaces the former Café Consort, will be the iconic venue’s sixth dining venue and will be operated by “rhubarb”.
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  8. 4 February, 2014

    Jake Bugg Heads up Royal Albert Hall’s 2014 Education Workshops Programme

    2014 Brit Award nominee partners with Royal Albert Hall to offer once in a life time opportunity for young musicians.
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  9. 4 February, 2014

    London School Pupils to Form World's Largest Samba Band at the Royal Albert Hall

    Over 1,500 children, aged 7 to 16, from 27 London schools will take over the iconic Royal Albert Hall on 3rd March 2014 to bang the drum for street children’s rights and smash the official World Record for the World’s Largest Samba Band.
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  10. 30 January, 2014

    Comedian and presenter Dara Ó Briain to host Imagining the Future of Medicine at iconic venue

    TEDMED curator Jay Walker also confirmed as a special guest at the Royal Albert Hall to celebrate the power of unexpected connections between medicine and the arts
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  11. 29 January, 2014

    TAG Heuer announce partnership with the Royal Albert Hall

    Luxury Swiss watchmaker TAG Heuer and world famous performance venue, the Royal Albert Hall, announce a new partnership which sees the watchmaker take the role as Official Timing Partner to London's most iconic concert Hall.
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  12. 28 January, 2014

    Cafédirect announced as preferred coffee supplier to the Royal Albert Hall

    One of the UK’s most treasured and iconic brands, the Royal Albert Hall, is delighted to announce the award-winning Cafédirect as its preferred coffee supplier within the world famous venue.
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