As part of the Great British Week that took place between June 12 and 17, ABC hosted a traditional British Garden Tea party in both Ashrafiyeh and Dbayeh branches, a press release said.
The event featured English tea and cakes among many other delectable British specialties. VIP guests and members of the media showed up in their fedoras and bonnets and enjoyed a unique tea drinking and cucumber munching experience.
Among the activities that took place, the Great British week also featured British Movie Screening where ABC visitors were invited to watch the biographical film based on the life of Margaret Thatcher, Iron Lady. Guests passing by also caught sight of ABC’s famous musical British army that paraded the mall quarters on the day.
Within the Great British spirit, ABC Ashrafiyeh hosted a Live Cooking display where Chef Brian Hughson, the Head Chef of The Grill at London’s most renowned hotel, The Dorchester, demonstrated fine British gastronomy that was cooked live in a unique culinary show, the press release added.
On the second day, Manchester City organized an obstacle course in ABC Dbayeh.
The Great British week also featured a British Parade with 20 musicians in ABC Dbayeh as well as British Movie Screening in ABC Ashrafiyeh Grand Cinemas.
Other activities were inspired by the Great British culture that took place simultaneously in ABC Ashrafiyeh and ABC Dbayeh including: Innovation Station, Vintage Cars Exhibition, Beer Happy Hour, Complimentary Tea and English Cake at ABC restaurants, Interactive Exhibitions, Recycling Workshop, British Photo Booth, Twitter Wall, Digital White Boards, Exhibition of British Inventions and Hats Corner.