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Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 27th September 2019

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 27th September 2019

Too Many Cooks

Tonight is the Gala dinner being held before filming starts for the finale of TOO MANY COOKS, with an important invited audience of which you are a member. Steve Patterson, celebrity chef will be hosting. Is Steve the same as he is portrayed on television or is he even nastier and is £100,000 a prize worth killing for?

Dress code: Chef Outfits

Tickets must be booked via Murder 57. Please click here to book and do not call the hotel to book.


  • £178 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for TWO Guests
  • £199 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal, Breakfast Plus Afternoon Tea for TWO Guests
  • £114 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for ONE Guest
  • £39 – Murder Mystery Evening with 3 Course Meal for ONE Guest

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 11th October 2019

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 11th October 2019

Pipers Grave

MBX – TV, the infamous, sleazy cable TV channel is 5 years old this weekend/evening. Matthew Bradshaw, founder and CEO of the company has thrown a party to celebrate and to make a very important announcement. But things don’t go according to plan – why is MBX-TV losing ground to its rivals? What secrets and mysteries does the hotel harbour? And are the rumours about John Piper’s ghost true?

Dress code: Ghosts, Vampires

Tickets must be booked via Murder 57. Please click here to book and do not call the hotel to book.


  • £114 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for ONE Guest
  • £199 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal, Breakfast Plus Afternoon Tea for TWO Guests
  • £39 – Murder Mystery Evening with 3 Course Meal for ONE Guest
  • £130 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for TWO Guests

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 25th October 2019

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 25th October 2019

The Eyes of Martha Goodfellow

You are invited to the annual “Spooks Ball” arranged by the Barton Uppersley Ghost Hunting Society. The society has been searching for evidence about the mysterious case of Martha Goodfellow for years, but has yet to find anything. Every year they have a big party where everyone gets the chance to dress up as their favorite monster, ghoul or demon!  But this year someone may well end up as a ghost – for real.

Dress code: Ghosts, Vampires

Tickets must be booked via Murder 57. Please click here to book and do not call the hotel to book.


  • £114 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for ONE Guest
  • £178 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for TWO Guests
  • £39 – Murder Mystery Evening with 3 Course Meal for ONE Guest
  • £199 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal, Breakfast Plus Afternoon Tea for TWO Guests

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 8th November 2019

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 8th November 2019

Catherine’s Wheel

Catherine Emerson is a pyrotechnician. She has ambitions of winning the International Fireworks world championships but has yet to qualify. This year she has high hopes of a good result, despite her failures in recent years. Tonight is the pre – qualification event dinner and excitement will be building. But did someone sabotage Catherine’s attempts last year? Who is the new mystery entrant? And would somebody kill to ensure success?

Dress code: Standard Party Wear

Tickets must be booked via Murder 57. Please click here to book and do not call the hotel to book.


  • £114 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for ONE Guest
  • £178 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for TWO Guests
  • £39 – Murder Mystery Evening with 3 Course Meal for ONE Guest
  • £199 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal, Breakfast Plus Afternoon Tea for TWO Guests

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 29th November 2019

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 29th November 2019

Who Did In Dandini

Crumpton Regis Amateur Players have just finished their first ever production, the pantomime and are celebrating with an end of show party!! But despite hiring the services of a professional director, things have not all gone exactly to plan. Is Cinderella as really as sweet and innocent as she makes out? What secrets can the pantomime horse reveal? How much has this production really cost the group? And is somebody bent on bitter revenge?

Dress code: Pantomime Characters

Tickets must be booked via Murder 57. Please click here to book and do not call the hotel to book.


  • £219 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal, Breakfast Plus Afternoon Tea for TWO Guests
  • £124 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for ONE Guest
  • £198 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for TWO Guests

Murder Mystery Experience – Thursday 5th December

Murder Mystery Experience – Thursday 5th December

A Christmas Sleighing

Strawberry Productions are celebrating a hit this Christmas with their cartoon, Kris Mass – The Elf Who Saves Christmas. Kris who along with one of Santa’s reindeer, Rooftop Dancer, rescues Santa Claus after he has been kidnapped by the evil Dr Dark who wants to spoil Christmas for millions of children.

The film has been a huge hit and Strawberry Productions are holding a number of celebratory parties throughout the country to thank their many public and private investors who backed the film. So come along, dress up in Christmas style and join the cast and crew in the celebrations!!

However, this may be the season of goodwill to all men but all is not sweetness and light. It may be winter outside but the atmosphere inside is deathly cold!!

Dress code: Christmas Party Wear

Tickets must be booked via Murder 57. Please click here to book and do not call the hotel to book.


  • £ 219 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal, Breakfast Plus Afternoon Tea for TWO Guests
  • £124 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for ONE Guest
  • £198 – Murder Mystery Evening with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for TWO Guests
  • £ 49 – Murder Mystery Evening with 3 Course Meal for ONE Guest

Murder Mystery Experience – Thursday 12th December

Murder Mystery Experience – Thursday 12th December

Mr Carrolls Christmas

It is Christmas day and the Carroll family are celebrating Christmas for the first time since the recent and unexpected death of matriarch Holly Carroll.

Could this Christmas be a time for togetherness and playing happy families or is someone about to tear the family apart?

Dress code: Christmas Party Wear

Tickets must be booked via Murder 57. Please click here to book and do not call the hotel to book.


  • £124 – Murder Mystery Party Night, with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for ONE Guest
  • £49 – Murder Mystery Party Night, with 3 Course Meal for ONE Guest
  • £219 – Murder Mystery Party Night, with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal, Breakfast Plus Afternoon Tea for TWO Guests
  • £198 – Murder Mystery Party Night, with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for TWO Guests

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 27th December 2019

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 27th December 2019

One Last Chance

‘One Last Chance’ is a cable TV Game Show, where members of the public get the opportunity to perform in front of 3 Judges in the hope that they will recommend them for a part in a West End Show. This year, the show is the pantomime Cinderella, which will be staged at a famous West End Theatre. If you wish to take part, you must come in costume – dressed as a Cinderella character or something Christmassy. But beware. What dirty laundry will the judges wash in public? Who has been on the casting couch? And is someone so determined to get a part that they would be prepared to kill?

Dress code: Pantomime Characters

Tickets must be booked via Murder 57. Please click here to book and do not call the hotel to book.


  • £114 – Murder Mystery Party Night, with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for ONE Guest
  • £199 – Murder Mystery Party Night, with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal, Breakfast Plus Afternoon Tea for TWO Guests
  • £39 – Murder Mystery Party Night, with 3 Course Meal for ONE Guest
  • £178 – Murder Mystery Party Night, with Hotel Stay, 3 Course Meal & Breakfast for TWO Guests