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Comedy Night

a night of great fun and laughter at Wivenhoe House


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From afternoon tea to a 3 course meal


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Humour at the House - Friday 27 November

Back by popular demand… The Laughing Pod Company will host another great night of laughs with a great selection of stand-up comedians, accompanied by a delicious three course set menu freshly prepared by our in-house chefs.

Line up:

MC: Christian Steel- As seen on Ch4 Eye Spy with Stephen Fry

Headliner: International Sex Symbol and Musical God Earl Okin

Special opening act: Andrew Ryan- As seen on Russell Howard's Good News

Support acts: Pam Ford & Micky Allen


£34.95pp meal and comedy

How to purchase tickets:

Tickets are available via Wivenhoe House reception:

Doors open at 7pm

Free ample parking available



find us, however you travel

By car:

Whether approaching Wivenhoe House from London and the South or Ipswich and the North via the A12, take the exit marked Colchester (A133). Follow the A133 towards Clacton, ignore the entrance to the Knowledge Gateway, continue along the A133 then take the B1028 for Wivenhoe before turning right into Boundary Road, then right again into Park Road. The entrance for Wivenhoe House is shared with the University of Essex but Park Road leads you through Wivenhoe Park and you will be able to see the glorious house from the road.

For Sat Nav please use CO7 9HT and then follow signage to Wivenhoe House. Please note, some Sat Navs may direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park so please check our PDF Map

Download our PDF Map

By train:

Colchester station, Colchester Town station, Wivenhoe station and Hythe stations are all between 10-15 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester station every 10-20 minutes. The journey takes around an hour. Also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich. Some trains from London (Liverpool Street) also stop at Wivenhoe Station. When travelling from the Clacton/Walton direction, alight at Wivenhoe or Hythe Stations.

By plane:

Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.