Small Social

2012 06 30 30th Birthday Party (4) (800x600)The Small Social is available between October-March. It applies to small/short duration bookings such as baby showers, hen parties, naming ceremonies, networking events, wakes, etc for no more than 60 people in attendance with 11pm departure deadline.

Please always contact us to verify availability. We have regular users of The Granary so please visit our Classes at The Granary page to avoid clashes.

Prices – click here to view current charges


  • Rate available between October-March
  • No more than 60 people in attendance
  • Hire period cannot exceed 11pm departure deadline

The hire is inclusive of:

  • 4 hour hire period with fully licensed, stocked and staffed pay bar for up to 2 hours
  • Fully licensed for music, singing and dancing
  • Tables and chairs (set up before and cleared away after your event)
  • Use of our catering standard kitchen facilities
  • Please refer to our full list of services and facilities which may apply to your booking (click here)

Bar Services / Provision of drinks

The River Stour Trust holds a premises license for the Granary and in accordance with the Licensing Act 2003 all beers, wines, spirits, ciders and soft drinks dispensed there must be supplied by or through the River Stour Trust.

Please make your guests aware of our drinks policy. If drinks are found on our premises then the drinks deposit is potentially forfeited.

Other Services

You are welcome to choose your own suppliers for catering, decorating, entertainment, etc and we can recommend suppliers familiar with our venue.

Your chosen supplier/s must be able to provide us with copies of relevant certificates/paperwork proving that they hold current:

  1. Public Liability Insurance
  2. PAT Testing Certificate/s (for any electrical equipment to be brought onto the site)
  3. In the case of food suppliers, they are registered with the environmental health service of their local authority and hold a Food Hygiene Rating score of 3 or more.

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