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Spring at Bury Court

Every where you look now, there are signs of Spring and Bury Court is no exception. The surrounding fields are bright yellow with Oilseed Rape and the garden is full of tulips and daffodils. Needless to say the weeds are also springing up with John already out in the flower beds with his hoe. The grass has also needed cutting with Bruce flying across the lawn on his mower. Spring at Bury Court Spring Flowers Outside The Barn The Spring blossom on the trees was…

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Wedding Season 2014

The year seems to have rushed past, as we find ourselves already in April. The Wedding Extravaganza in February gave us a taste of things to come for the 2014 wedding season but were quickly put to one side as The Barn was turned into a pop up theatre space for Bury Court Opera’s productions later in February and early March. The Spring clean of The Barn has now been finished ready for this year’s weddings, with paint work touched up, floors buffed and curtains cleaned. The Barn looks completely spick and span and ready for the…

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Bury Court Barn on Pinterest

Did you know we are now on Pinterest, the photo sharing website? We are gradually collating photo boards including table layouts in The Barn, cakes and floral decorations, to name a few. There is also an album with photos of delicious meals and puddings cooked by our caterers, Jacaranda Catering. Hopefully, our Pinterest boards will provide some inspiration and ideas for your own wedding. If you are already signed up to Pinterest, just click here to find us. If you don’t use Pinterest, it is free to sign up and very quick to do so,…

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Wedding Extravaganza 2014

In February, The Barn at Bury Court hosted its annual Wedding Extravaganza. The event showcased 37 local businesses, offering wedding services including beauty, photography, cakes and catering, cars and entertainment. Existing suppliers attended as well as some new contacts The Barn is pleased to support. Despite the weather, with the never ending rain and flooding in the area, the event was a huge success with well over a three hundred people attending, including 134 brides. Wedding fairs are perfect for brides planning their big day, as they are able to meet a range suppliers under one roof,…

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A Baroque Trio From Bury Court Opera

The end of February brought Bury Court Opera’s annual festival. This year, the Barn was the setting for a trio of operas, with Henry Purcell’s “The Fairy Queen”, Henry Fielding’s “The Lottery” and “Too Hot to Handel” all a huge success. “The Fairy Queen”, with music performed by The Southbank Sinfonia and directed by Simon Over, is loosely related to Shakespeare’s play, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream“. The production staged at Bury Court was set in a school with the cast taking the roles of teachers and pupils. The thoroughly enjoyable performance received excellent reviews, including…

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