3 Alternative Marquee Hire Venues in Biggleswade, SG18

An outdoor event venue for accommodating a marquee installation should carry the following features for the best results in our opinion.

Space - marquee tents require the outdoor room to be installed. Either hard or soft ground and ideally flat.

Parking - with guests arriving at various times and often in small vehicles, there must be ample parking space planned.

Non-residential - ideally being in isolation from residences would be a good quality, as many councils will clamp down on noise pollution at late hours.
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Points Locations
1. Biggleswade Town Football Club
2. Shortmead Manor
3. Biggleswade Town Council

Pick List of Biggleswade SG18 Marquee Hire Venues...

(with a difference!)

Biggleswade is a popular Bedfordshire town which has great countryside, amenities and a favourable quality of life for its growing population. It is advantaged by great transport links to both the Capital and Cambridge, making it an ideal choice for a wide variety of private and corporate functions. A wide variety of large stately homes and event spaces mean that this market town is well able to host custom events of varying sizes. The town welcomes visitors to a variety of community events and is well positioned for exploring the whole of the county.

Apart from the large estates and golf courses there a many opportunities to host a unique and well-appointed marquee event in Biggleswade. A variety of venues offer superb, expansive grounds and are competitively priced. Other places benefit from great amenities and good customer service. Village Halls and community centres in Biggleswade are a great option for a marquee-based event as many of these buildings have been lovingly restored and are in great condition with excellent grounds. If however the statement buildings are for you the town still boasts its own impressive venues which would make the ideal backdrop for a statement marquee. Below we have featured a selection of marquee-friendly venues who are well worth a call when organising your Biggleswade marquee venue.

1. Biggleswade Town Football Club

"Depending on availability the ground is available for hire."

The ‘Waders’ as they are affectionately known have been around for over a century, and are well-loved team with fans from across Beds. The football ground in Langford boasts some great facilities including all-weather and grass pitches (complete with floodlights) and function rooms. Biggleswade FC has an enthusiastic events team who are keen to ensure that the events hosted at this ground are a resounding success. Depending on availability the ground is available for hire. Marquee events have previously been held here and although the club do not have their own marquee stock they can work with prospective clients to hire a marquee as part of an events booking.

Contact: Rebecca

Address: Langford Rd, Langford, Biggleswade SG18 9JT

Telephone: 01767 318 202

Email: events.btm@btconnect.com

Web: Biggleswade FC

2. Shortmead Manor

"Expansive manor house is set in over 24 acres."

This expansive manor house is set in over 24 acres of well-cultivated grounds and is a popular choice for upmarket events in the Bedfordshire area. Shortmead is a Biggleswade gem and locals and visitors enjoy not only the beautiful period property but also the wide variety of wildlife habitates which are cared for by a teamof hard-working volunteers. Well-loved for weddings this sites boasts a swimming pool, prancing peacocks, giant chess, a thatched pavilion and a stunning Capri marquee with all the trimmings. The marquee can accommodate upto 150 guests and enjoys great views of the pool.

Contact: Ian

Address: 70 Shortmead Ln, Biggleswade SG18 0FG

Telephone: 01767 313663

Email: hospitality@shortmead.com

Web: Shortmead Manor

3. Biggleswade Town Council

"Public grounds, commons and parkways."

It is well worth considering some of the public grounds, commons and parks in Biggleswade if you are hunting for an alternative location for your marquee. Biggleswade Town Council has a number of recreation ground such as. They are open to the possibility of hiring out their grounds and will consider specific applications made.

Contact: Mike Thorn

Address: The Old Courthouse 4 Saffron Road, Biggleswade SG18 8DL

Telephone: 01767 641142

Email: enquiries@biggleswadetowncouncil.gov.uk

Web: Biggleswade Town Council

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 Nearest Police Station

 Parking Authorities

Station Road
SG18 8AL

(01234) 842538

 Local Amenities for Your Event

 Neighbourhood Rules
Barclays 45 High St, Southill, Biggleswade SG18 0JF, UK 
 Cash Point
Barclays 45 High St, Southill, Biggleswade SG18 0JF, UK 
 Petrol Station
BP London Rd, Biggleswade SG18 8EJ, UK (+44 1767 604300) 
 Pay Phone
Station Road SG18 9PL 
 Public Toilet
Market Square Biggleswade SG18 8UU 

 Local Transport

There are regular bus connections to the following towns and villages: Ampthill, Bedford, Blunham, Broom, Cambridge, Clophill, Flitwick, Gamlingay, Henlow, Hitchin, Langford, Letchworth, Milton Keynes, Northill, Old Warden, Potton, Sandy, Shefford, St. Neots, Tempsford & Welwyn.

Biggleswade train station is on-route to both Peterborough and London Kings Cross Stations.


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