Your questions answered
Questions about the Venue..
Is the venue available for exclusive use?
Yes, the venue is all yours!
Can we use the grounds?
Yes, this is included free of charge
Is there VAT on top of venue hire?
Are you licenced for Civil ceremonies?
Maximum Number of guests for Ceremonies?
How many guests can you cater for?
Up to 150
What is your maximum capacity for evening guests?
Up to 220 guests
Do you have a Wedding Co-ordinator?
Can I reserve a date?
Are chair covers included?
Can I decorate the venue beforehand?
Yes, usually the day before
Do you have disabled access/ facilities?
Do you have baby change facilities?
Is there a bridal suite?
There is no onsite accommodation
Can confetti be used on the premises?
Yes, only real petals on the lawn.
Is there sufficient free parking?
What time does the venue close?
Can cars be left overnight?
Questions about food..
Is there in house catering?
Choose from 5 approved caterers
Is there a minimum spend on food?
Can I have a chocolate fountain?
What if I want something different?
Our chosen caterers will provide whatever food you want for your big day.
Questions about drinks..
Can I bring my own alcohol?
How much wine can I bring?
Use our special corkage calculator
How much is does corkage cost?
Provide one free bottle per guest dining – £10 per bottle thereafter.
What about water?
Bring your own bottles/ free jugs tap water
Do you have a licenced bar?
Is there a fee for using the bar?
It’s free after 7pm (£10ph before)
How much is a Pint / Glass of wine
Pint £3.50, Wine £4.00
Do you serve real ale
Yes, if pre-ordered
Questions about entertainment..
Are you licenced for entertainment?
Can I have a band?
Is there a PA system?
No, our PA system is not suitable for this
Can I have a dancefloor in the Bredon room?
Yes, for less than 70 guests (£50 fee)
Can we use a smoke machine?
Can music be played outside?
Yes, background music until 9pm
Can I have fireworks?
Yes (£50 venue fee)
What about sparklers?
Yes (disclaimer required)
Questions about payment..
What is the deposit?
25% venue hire to secure the day
Can I pay in instalments?
When is the final payment due?
5 weeks prior to the wedding