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Posh Pawn at The Barn

If you have been watching the Channel 4 series, Posh Pawn, did you spot that some of it was filmed in The Barn at Bury Court? You would have to be quite eagle eyed to have noticed and also very familiar with The Barn walls! The Thursday night series follows James Constantinou and his team from Prestige Pawnbrokers based in Weybridge, Surrey, who specialise in high end items from jewellery to cars and everything in between. Whilst it is fascinating to watch and try to guess the value of items, Barn spotting has also become quite an…

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April Plantsman’s Day

The first Plantsman’s Day of the year took place yesterday, run by Marina Christopher from Phoenix Perennial Plants. It was a beautifully sunny Spring day sandwiched between two days of rain, which was a relief as about 30 people came to look around the gardens at Bury Court and enjoy lunch in the Barn tea room. The theme for April’s late morning talk was “Poppies – delicate, colourful additions to the summer garden”. The afternoon offered a guided tour of the walled garden which was designed in 1997 by Piet Oudolf and was the first naturalistic garden…

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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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