Please Note: Our first available delivery or collection date is now Monday 11th July.

Knives

Cutting up food at an occasion or party can be tricky without your basic table knife - and we've got lots of styles of knives for hire available for you ready to be delivered to Milton Keynes and the Chilterns.

Bead Parish Table Knife Hire   Bead Parish Cutlery
£0.20 exc-Vat
Harley Parish Table Knife Hire   Harley Parish Cutlery
£0.20 exc-Vat
Kings Parish Table Knife Hire   Kings Parish Cutlery
£0.20 exc-Vat
Virtue Table Knife Hire   Virtue Exclusive Cutlery
£0.30 exc-Vat
Bead Parish Dessert Knife Hire   Bead Parish Cutlery
£0.20 exc-Vat
Harley Parish Dessert Knife Hire   Harley Parish Cutlery
£0.20 exc-Vat
Virtue Dessert Knife Hire   Virtue Exclusive Cutlery
£0.30 exc-Vat
Kings Parish Dessert Knife Hire   Kings Parish Cutlery
£0.20 exc-Vat

While the humble table knife might be one of the most basic items we hire out, it is also one of the most important for anyone who is serving food at their event or special occasion. We’ve always got thousands in stock and are ready to serve parties no matter how big or small.

What are the different kinds of knife hire available?

There are generally two types of standard knives in any place setting. The table knife is the longer of the two and can be used both for cutting up food or for spreading things such as butter. The shorter style of knife is the dessert knife, which is used with foods like cakes and biscuits.

Styles can differ by the patterning on the handle or by type of metal used. Stainless steel knives are the most commonly used, but there has increasingly been a trend for gold and silver coloured cutlery in recent years.

Do I have to clean my knives for hire before they are returned?

Did you know the time that any cutlery hire is most likely to go missing is while cleaning it?

It’s for this reason why we have made it compulsory for all cutlery items to have the send it back dirty option added at checkout. All you need to do is to scrape food debris from your cutlery before repacking it ready for collection.

What do I need to know about delivery of knife hire?

We clean and check all knives for hire before we band them together into packs ready for delivery. We don’t polish cutlery however, and we recommend that if you’re looking for a perfect finish it’s worth spending a little time buffing up cutlery once it’s arrived. With larger orders it’s always worth ordering a little bit extra, just to cover any eventuality.

It’s easy to find out the cost of getting your event hire delivered and collected from us. Simply tap the Expo Hire Chiltern logo from any page to be taken to the homepage, where you will find the carriage calculator button. Enter your postcode to not only find the carriage charge to that postcode, but to check which of our websites is based closest so you don’t pay more than you have to.

You can also see what extra charges your order might incur on that page. This is all calculated in the checkout; once you have confirmed your delivery address and dates of delivery and collection, if any are applicable these will be itemised for you before you pay so that there are no hidden surprises.