Birthdays, Weddings, Summer BBQs, Staff Socials or Working Lunches
Host your function in our new marquee!
If you are on the hunt for the ideal space for your special occasion The Chequers Marquee is the place for you.
We wish to cater for everyone’s needs, and with that in mind, we have decided not to package up our offering, to give flexibility and allow your event to be tailored to you. We have put some example events in our brochure to give you a taste of the pricing, but please do contact us to discuss our full marquee details and start planning your event.
Here are a few facts and figures about our event space:
Standing – up to 250, seated – up to 120. Buffet with mixed usage – up to 180
Hire of the marquee including all linings (swags optional), Flooring & Lighting, Fully licenced paid bar, Car parking for up to 100 cars (overflow option available)
Toilets – style and size can be chosen from our nominated supplier. Please note: you will not be able to use the pub toilets.
Catering | Additional lightning | Dance floor Heating | Selection of furniture
Take a look at our marquee brochure here.
Where to find us
Some simple directions…
If using our postcode/satellite navigation to find us, here are a couple of tips…
If coming from Bedford; We are further along Ampthill Road than it may have you believe! Keep going…We are on your left.
If coming from Millbrook; Where Millbrook Road meets Ampthill Road/B530, please turn right (Not left) We are on your left a little further up.
Head south on High St/A6 toward St Paul’s Square. Follow the A6 for 0.4 miles
At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Ampthill Rd/A6. Continue for 1.3 miles
Turn right onto Ampthill Rd/B530. Continue for 0.4 miles
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto B530. Continue for 1.8m
At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Ampthill Rd/B530
We are on left after approximately 2.5 miles
Head north on B530 toward Hazelwood Ln for approximately 2.7 miles
We are on your right.
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