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Whalley Abbey Wedding Package 2018 (Midweek)








Sunday – Thursday


All Inclusive Offer

Offer does not include Bank Holidays




Whalley Abbey is a former Cistercian Monastery, founded in the 13th Century. Following the dissolution of the monasteries the site passed into private hands and is now the Conference and Retreat Centre of the Anglican Diocese of Blackburn.


Whalley Abbey

The Sands





Tel: 01254 828400

Email: office@whalleyabbey.org

Website: www.whalleyabbey.org

All Inclusive Weddings Package: £3500.00


Exclusive use of House

               Grounds for photographs

        Unlimited access to Grounds and Abbey ruins

       Great Hall for Wedding- Breakfast for 40 guests

       Great Hall for evening reception for 100 guests

       Wedding breakfast, evening buffet, arrival drinks, wine with meal and sparkling wine      for the toast

        Beautiful lounge overlooking gardens and courtyard

        Champagne and chocolates for the Bride and Groom


       Complimentary bed and breakfast for the Bride and Groom

        Individual cake table, stand and knife

       The services of our MC to guide you through the day

       White linen tablecloths and napkins

        White chair covers and  coloured sashes of your choice to coordinate with and compliment your colour scheme

        Easel for your table plan display


Canapés available at a small extra cost with your arrival drinks.




Prices include VAT at 20%



Any change in the rate of VAT may affect prices



Please note that the rates quoted in this brochure apply to weddings from

1st January 2018 and are subject to change for 2019

Please see terms and conditions





Wedding Menu 







Choose one of the following




Your choice of freshly made soup served with a warm crusty roll



Chicken pate


Handmade chicken liver pate served with toast



Stilton Mushrooms


Cooked in a cream and finished with stilton cheese



Prawn Caesar salad


Fresh prawns served  on a bed of lettuce with a Caesar dressing and fresh parmesan shavings





Main Courses


Choose one of the following



All served with a panache of

seasonal vegetables and roast or minted potatoes unless otherwise stated



Choice of roast beef or loin of pork or Turkey


Served with the usual accompaniments



Hunters Chicken


Breast of chicken wrapped in smoked bacon and finished in a sticky bbq sauce


Sausage and mash


3 locally sourced pork sausage with creamy mash potatoes & onion gravy



Salmon fillet


Baked and served with a hollandaise sauce



Vegetarian Main Courses





Herb pancakes stuffed with mushrooms and

served with a cream sauce



Suet Pudding


Steamed suet pastry filled with cheese and leeks



Spinach Lasagne


Layers of pasta filled with creamed spinach and

topped with cheese












Choose one of the following



Apple Pie


Served with vanilla custard




A lemon and mascarpone cheesecake served with fresh cream



Chocolate Torte


A bitter dark chocolate tart served with fruit coulis and cream


Fruit Meringue


Fresh fruit and cream served on a meringue nest






Evening Buffet


Locally sourced pork sausage served in a sub roll


Vegetarian Options





                       Drinks Included



Arrival Drink – Choose from:

Bucks Fizz, Cranberry Fizz or Summer Punch

Orange Juice for Children



A glass of house red or white with your meal and

orange juice for children


Cava for your toast








2018 Extras


If you would like more wine served with your meal or a different arrival drink, or even champagne for your toast, this can be arranged at an extra cost.



Corkage per bottle

Wine £10.50

Champagne and sparkling wine £12.60


A selection of canapés are available at a small cost please ask for details



Chair covers are inclusive in the package and are for 40 day guests, anymore required will be charged at £3.25 per chair.


Extra Day Guests will be charged at £45.00 for Wedding Breakfast and drinks and extra Evening Guests at £10 per head.  Extra Day and Evening Guests will be charged at £50.00 per head.


The venue can accommodate up to 98 guests for a Wedding Breakfast and 160 guests for an Evening Reception




The prices quoted are applicable to events taking place in the year commencing 1 January 2018 and are subject to change for 2019

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