Week in Pictures: Jaguar; W Hotel Verbier; Liverpool FC

C&IT sipped Jägermeister cocktails to celebrate the launch of W Verbier last night (24 October) after a week of racing Jaguars at Thruxton with Grass Roots.

W Verbier takeover at W Hotel London
W Verbier takeover at W Hotel London
  • Mantis launched its new enterprise, Mantis eXtreme, at Argentine cocktail bar Galante in London on Wednesday.

    Mantis launched its new enterprise, Mantis eXtreme, at Argentine cocktail bar Galante in London on Wednesday.

  • Liverpool FC launched its new museum, available as a private corporate event space, to the public this week.

    Liverpool FC launched its new museum, available as a private corporate event space, to the public this week.

  • Grass Roots Meetings & Events delivered a three-day experience for Jaguar dealers, corporates and brand partners at Thruxton, Hampshire.

    Grass Roots Meetings & Events delivered a three-day experience for Jaguar dealers, corporates and brand partners at Thruxton, Hampshire.

  • A number of celebs partied at the W Republic of Verbier takeover at W London – Leicester Square to celebrate the upcoming opening of W Verbier in December.

    A number of celebs partied at the W Republic of Verbier takeover at W London – Leicester Square to celebrate the upcoming opening of W Verbier in December.

  • The Cumberland Hotel launched its new Moet champagne bar, Momentus.

    The Cumberland Hotel launched its new Moet champagne bar, Momentus.

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To celebrate the opening of W Verbier in December, C&IT enjoyed Michelin-starred food and cocktails at the opening of a two-week takeover of the W London. 

The Cumberland Hotel in London launched Momentus, its new Moet champagne bar.

More than 400 dealers, corporates, VIPs and brand partners attended Jaguar's Racing Heart experience at Thruxton race track in Hampshire this week.

Liverpool FC launched its new museum, available as a private corporate event space, to the public on Wednesday (23 October).

Adventure travel company Mantis, known for its collection of hotels, games reserves, eco lodges and cruises, officially launched its new enterprise, Mantis Extreme, at Argentine cocktail bar Galante in London.

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