Tapenade has been added to the list of preferred suppliers at Blenheim Palace.

The caterer will supply private events at Oxfordshire venue, supporting the year round calendar of historic, cultural, music and sporting occasions.

The local area is also recognised for automotive and racing business, much of which utilises the venue, as well as weddings with its wide range of spaces available for ceremonies and receptions.

Tim Stevens, managing director at Tapenade, said: “We are delighted to be working with such an amazing venue and bringing our signature passion, imagination and professionalism to delegates and guests enjoying the palace. We hope that this will be the start of a long and exciting working relationship and look forward to providing such a central element of private events at Blenheim Palace.”

Minnie Fledderus-Diaconu, senior sales manager at Blenheim Palace, added: “We run high-profile, prominent events at Blenheim Palace so we need to ensure we are working with suppliers that meet our standards. Tapenade do this brilliantly with their service and their creativity, so we expect the partnership to be a very successful one.”