Company of Connect Yorkshire EIR James Cain, Harrogate Spring has been selected as the official water supplier to the iconic Royal Albert Hall.
The London venue welcomes nearly two million visitors a year, with a seated capacity of 5,200 in the main auditorium. In 2018, it hosted a record breaking 401 shows in the main auditorium, officially making it the busiest venue in the world.
As part of its four-year deal, Harrogate Spring will be the sole bottled water available across the Royal Albert Hall, both front and back of house, including private boxes and 13 bars and restaurants.
Nicky Cain, Harrogate Spring brand manager, said: “Harrogate Spring, the original British bottled water, is a perfect match for one of London’s most treasured and distinctive buildings, a truly iconic venue, with a global reputation for hosting world class musical, artistic and sporting events.
“We are particularly proud to be the official water for the Royal Albert Hall’s 150th anniversary celebrations in 2021 and shall be working with the anniversary committee to mark the achievement with a special anniversary label.”
Lucy Noble, artistic and commercial director at the Royal Albert Hall, added: “We are delighted to welcome Harrogate Spring Water to the Royal Albert Hall in the run-up to our 150th anniversary. It’s a pleasure to partner with another unique British institution that is renowned worldwide for its history and heritage and we’re particularly proud to be working with a company so committed to sustainability.”
Harrogate Spring is the official water of Royal Ascot, Ascot Racecourse, GB and England Hockey and Yorkshire Cricket.