Do you have insurance, do we need wedding insurance?

We have Public Liability insurance in case of accidents etc, but it is not wedding or event insurance.  If you wish for peace of mind about your wedding we would suggest you take out your own Wedding / Event Insurance Policy.  There are companies that specialise in this type of insurance.

Over what hours is the venue available?

The normal hours for a wedding at Poundon are as follows; Day Prior –  Mid Morning onwards to drop off items, decorate and stage the marquee, check into bedrooms if applicable. Wedding Day – What ever is required to make your wedding day, but as a rough guide, access from 8am for suppliers – guests … Read more

Do you have a PA that we can hire for speeches?

Yes we do, let us know what you require and we can arrange it for you (based upon our equipment).  We will normally set it FOC in one location, to be used once.  There is a charge for the use of the PA if it is required to be moved between locations.

Can we have outdoor games?

Of course, but we’re sorry that we do not have any.  We are very happy for you to provide or hire in outdoor games either for the front lawns or up at the marquee area.  This also includes bouncy castles etc.  Please let us know what you are thinking of doing so we are aware and can … Read more

Can the photographer get an overhead group shot of the guests?

Yes, the photographer can have access to a room upstairs to take an overhead shot of the guests, but the photographer must be accompanied by a member of the family for this. The photographer will need to discuss this with a member of the family prior to the event.

Can we use the three Reception Rooms throughout the evening?

The three rooms can only be used by your guests until you go to the marquee.  If you are taking rooms in the house overnight, then the Drawing room will still be available to the house guests through out the evening.  (But not for a party in the house!)