Bank Holiday Soul Afternoon Tea with Irie J

Monday 31 August

12 – 3 pm


Join us on August bank holiday Monday for an afternoon of Prosecco afternoon tea, and live music from the fantastic local soul singer, Irie J!



“After a quiet spell in the mid nineties Ira Jones relaunched his solo singing career as IrieJ.
He discovered his soul vocal side, listening to the great Luther Vandross recording of
“My Sensitivity” Since then IrieJ has combined his love of Soul Reggae together whilst
performing on the holiday camp circuit and as a session vocalist for blues band “King Biskit”
all over United Kingdom over Europe.”


£32.00 per person, including Prosecco afternoon tea (1 glass pp) and live soul music from Irie J.

To book

Call us, 01206 878450 (office hours Mon-Fro 9am-5:30pm)



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 CO4 3FA.

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.