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Autumn Events at Merley House

September 10th, 2018|General|

We’ve got an exciting autumn coming up at Merley House with a handful of different events. Alice in Wonderland On the 7th October, Merley House will be transformed into Wonderland for our Alice in Wonderland Afternoon Tea. We’ve created a specially themed Alice in Wonderland menu, which you can find below: Tickets cost £20 per person and £10 per child (recommended age under 10). Included in the ticket is tea, cakes, scones and sandwiches as per the ...

Spotlight on…Simply Baked Magical Moments

April 6th, 2018|General|

Simply Baked Magical Moments create incredibly impressive cakes for all occasions. Simply Baked Magical Moments began 6 years ago with a mother and daughter team who were passionate about baking and decorating cakes for family and friends. They decided to take their baking to the next level and make decorated cakes to order. Their love of being creative and making impressive masterpieces out of the most ordinary of cakes has got them where they are today. ...

New Winter Weddings Package at Merley House!

February 2nd, 2018|General|

Introducing the brand new wedding package available at Merley House...Winter Weddings! For £2370, the package offers Merley House for your ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening party, based on 40 people for the day and up to 150 for the evening. The package also consists of chair covers with bows in your choice of colour, winter welcome drinks, flowers for the ceremony, a three course winter menu and even a snow machine. Snow is particularly well known for causing ...

Upcoming Events at Merley House

January 19th, 2018|General|

Being an event venue, there is a high chance of something exciting happening at Merley House almost all of the time. Over the next three months, we’ve got some very exciting events coming up! Comedy Night On 27th January, Merley House will be a comedy club for the evening. Our stage will be graced by Mark Olver, Rosie Jones, Jessica Fostekew and The Noise Next Door! Tickets are £20 per person and included in the comedy night ticket ...

Goodbye 2017!

January 12th, 2018|General|

2017 was a fantastic year for Merley House, but we’re determined to make 2018 even better! In 2018 we've got more weddings than we ever have before! The 'New' Old Library At the beginning of 2017, the Old Library got a well-deserved spruce up! Merley House History Merley House has been around a long time with the actual house being built in 1751 and the Merley estate being around since the 1500s ...

The Quest for John Willett

June 5th, 2017|General|

Tucked away in the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, Belgium is a sculpture of the late John Willett. Sculpted in 1763 by Flemish artist Michael Rysbrack before his death in 1770. John Willett, a Magistrate, has been sculpted reading a book presumed to be related to his career. He’s also leaning on a column and dressed in a toga-style outfit. Though sculpted in 1763, Willett actually died in 1745, almost exactly 20 years before his sculpture was created. ...

Wedding Fairs 2017

February 20th, 2017|General|

Wedding fairs are back in full swing! We kicked off our wedding season with the Canford Wedding Exhibition! Held at Canford School, we had a booth kitted out with banners, brochures, and leaflets. …

Welcome to our New Blog!

January 1st, 2017|General|

Hello and welcome to the new Merley House blog and our brand new website! This is our new blog integrated into our brand new website from our previous blog.