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A National Campaign Celebrating the Food & Service Industry

The National Waiters Day Race @ London Hospitality Festival | Sunday 8th September, King's House Sports Ground, Chiswick, London

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National Waiters’ Day is an annual campaign that promotes the Food and Beverage industry as a fantastic career path, celebrating the hard work of the UK hospitality workforce. The Day comprises a 100m dash through a designated area of the festival, involving hundreds of hospitality professionals all coming together to promote this wonderful industry, tying in with the fundamental themes and causes attached to the London Hospitality Festival.

If you would like to get involved outside of London, please fill in the form here and if you are interested in participating in the race at the Festival, please continue reading below.

Why should my company get involved in the London careers fair and race?
As the hospitality industry continues to experience a UK-wide skills shortage throughout many disciplines, it is becoming increasingly more difficult to find talented, dedicated staff. Indeed, with Brexit fast approaching, talent acquisition and retention may become more of a problem in the future.

Enjoy a fun day out with all your colleagues, at National Waiters’ Day 2019. If you are feeling fit and ready, you can sign up for our spectacular, hospitality-themed race here.

How do I get involved?
If you would like to find out more about how to support our campaign please complete this form and a member of our staff will be in touch.


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How do I get involved?

If you would like to get involved in this year’s event (either in London, or across the country) fill in the form below and a member of our team will be in touch!

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National Waiters Day is brought to you by:


Partner sponsor

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Fred Sirieix

Campaign Founder

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London Hospitality Festival

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