Event Tickets › Join housekeeper "Mrs Gibson" for Afternoon Tea
Sunday 8th April 2018, 2pm
Join Mrs Gibson, housekeeper at Abbey House in 1897 the year of the Bishop’s Jamboree for afternoon tea and discover some of the stories of this 19th century house built originally as a gentleman’s residence. Mrs Gibson started her career at the house as a housemaid Annie Gibson. – find out about life of the times as seen through the eyes of a domestic servant with Mrs Gibson,aka Kay Wych – She may give you some gossip!
Afternoon Tea is from 2pm to 4pm.
On the menu is a selection of freshly prepared finger sandwiches - cucumber, egg mayonnaise with cress, smoked salmon with cream cheese, coronation chicken and ham and mustard.
Plus warm scones with clotted cream and strawberry preserve and a variety of homemade cakes with a choice from a range of teas.
Admission to the abbey is not included but can be paid for separately
Afternoon tea must be booked in advance. Group bookings available.
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