Event caterer Mecco, part of One Event Management Ltd, will provide hospitality catering for the British Grand Prix, taking place at Silverstone on 8-10 July.

Mecco will provide catering for the exclusive hospitality areas at the racecourse, including the Drivers’ Lounge and Silverstone Six, a private area with six suites. The caterer will also work with Mercedes Benz to create VIP hospitality for the company’s key stakeholders and guests.

More than 6,500 visitors are predicted to attend the event over the weekend, including a mixture of race goers and businesses from around the world.

Some of motorsports most decorated drivers, including UK racer and world champion Lewis Hamilton, will take part in the race.

Jeremy Wood, chairman of Mecco, said: “We are delighted to continue our partnership with Silverstone Circuits Ltd and the British Grand Prix. We’re committed to building the legacy of this historic event and we look forward to working with the team to deliver more amazing race day experiences, enhancing the very high standards already in place.”

Patrick Allen, MD at Silverstone Circuits Ltd, added: “In Mecco we believe we have a partner who can deliver a top product and the level of service that befits one of the greatest sporting events in the UK.

“I am confident that our customers in both the Silverstone Six and Lakeside hospitality villages at this year’s Formula 1 British Grand Prix will experience the finest food throughout the day at these prestigious locations.”