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Join Housekeeper Mrs Gibson for Mothering Sunday Afternoon Tea
Event Information

Sunday 31st March 2019

When: 2pm   
Where: Abbey House

Mrs Gibson started her career at Abbey 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!

Also joining her will be Robert Fear, aka Bill Wych, who will share his memories of his association with the House and its occupants when he leased the garden in 1857. Weather permitting, you will be able to enjoy a tour of the garden.

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.

Afternoon Tea £16pp

Afternoon Tea with a glass of Prosecco £20pp

Please specify any dietary requirements in the special notes.

Admission to the abbey is not included but can be paid for separately

Afternoon tea must be booked in advance. Group bookings available.

Other dates available please email


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