Murder to Measure

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Future Public Murder Mystery Events

Below is a list of future events which are open to the public. Whilst Murder to Measure is providing the entertainment for these events, the venue will provide the catering and handle bookings etc. If you wish to make a booking, please contact the venue directly, but we are happy to provide information about the murder mystery elements of the event. You can contact us via the contacts page or phone us to find more details - although don't expect us to reveal whodunnit!

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Muerte Espana

Hornsbury Mill, Chard, Somerset

February 22 2020

A dodgy Spanish resort plays host to a gang of shady characters. With hidden treasure on their minds it seems like not everyone will top up their tan.
Do join us back at Hornsbury Mill for the first of our 2020 events, but if you can't make the date, we will be back again soon, so watch this space!
£ 40 per person
Call (01460) 63317 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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The Good the Bad and the Murdered

The Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton, Dorset

February 28 2020

In the Old West, men are real men and women are real women, but when they mix, the result can be jealousy, crime and death by high noon.
Dorset plays host to the Wild West for this bustlin' tale of rustlin' and hustlin'. There will probably be rootin', tootin' and shootin' too.
£ 40 per person
Call 01300 348 270 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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A Fete Worse Than Death

The Station Kitchen, West Bay, Dorset

February 28 2020

At the annual church fete, Christmas Fayre, organised by local do-gooder, Tom Bowler, arguments erupt over who has made the best strawberry jam and Reverend Neil Down has his impartiality questioned.
We're back again at this lovely venue, for another night of murder mystery mayhem and intrigue.
£ 40 per person
Call 07908 425341 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Death on the Ocean Wave

Barrington Village Hall, Barrington, Somerset

March 6 2020

On a luxury cruiser bound for the Caribbean, the ship's captain invites passengers to dine with him and a famous actress. The trip is not going well, however, and looks set to end in disaster.
We shall be raising funds for the Friends of Hambridge School Association, so please do join us as we sail across uncharted waters.
£ 12.50 per person
Call for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Haywire Hotel

New Farm, Over Stratton, Somerset

March 7 2020

Service at a rundown 1970s hotel is not up to much, but would one of the eccentric guests or staff resort to murder? Just don't mention the war!
Our first outing fro 2020 at New Farm Restaurant is a madcap whirlwind through the back catalogue of Fawlty Towers, with a slice of death and deception thrown in.
£ 39.50 per person
Call 01460 240 584 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Only Fools and Hearses

Cheltenham Regency Hotel, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

March 28 2020

At the reception following the funeral of a close family member, Eric Plotter and his brother, a couple of cockney "independent traders" make a discovery that surprises them greatly. Not all is cushti in the world of small time hustles, however, but then again, "He who dares wins!"
We are delighted to be performing a slew of mysteries for this new venue to us in 2020. Watch this space for details of more death in the Cotswolds
£ 24.99 per person
Call 01452 713226 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Murder Mystery

The Thimble Inn, Piddlehinton, Dorset

April 24 2020


This is our third foray to the Thimble Inn near Dorchester. We've yet to determine which devlishly devious plot will be delivered, but watch this space for details as they become available.
£ 40 per person
Call 01300 348 270 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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The Cranmore Express Theme

East Somerset Railway, Cranmore, Shepton Mallet, Somerset

May 9 2020


Join us aboard the Cranmore Express during two return journeys with scenes being enacted at either end of our 2-mile line. Dress in your period glad rags - there is even a prize for best costume!
£ 50 per person
Call 01749 880417 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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The Porridge Redemption

Hornsbury Mill, Chard, Somerset

June 5 2020

A local hotel has recently received some unusual guests whose identities seem somewhat suspect. Could their presence be connected to a break-out at a local prison, and what further crimes will be perpetrated this evening?
Hornsbury Mill plays host to a new story for 2020, inspired by a well-known BBC sitcom that you, or maybe your father, remembers well.
£ 40 per person
Call (01460) 63317 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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A Midsummer Nightmare

Simonsbath House Hotel, Simonsbath, Somerset

June 27 2020

Touring theatre company, Pintsize Productions, are planning to perform a Shakespearean classic in various venues throughout the UK. However, following the departure of key players and a fractious rehearsal tensions within the group could have deadly consequences.
Enjoy a summer stay in beautiful Exmoor, with an evening meal and a devilish slice of murder served on the side.
£ 99.50 pp inc accommodation
Call 01643 831259 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Allo Goodbye

Cricklade House, Cricklade, Wiltshire

August 15 2020

It is 1944 and in a sleepy French village the residents are celebrating the impending arrival of the Allies to liberate them from Nazi oppression. The resistance is trying to help the invasion, but a local café owner just wants a peaceful life and could do without the demands from the resistance - and his wife.

£ 35 per person
Call for enquiries or to make a booking.

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World War II Theme

East Somerset Railway, Cranmore, Shepton Mallet, Somerset

October 10 2020


World War II is in full swing, but the trains are still running... What do the passengers have to hide? Could there be a traitor in our midst?
£ 50 per person
Call 01749 880417 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Halloween Theme

Hornsbury Mill, Chard, Somerset

October 30 2020


Expect some spooky goings-on at this Halloween dinner with a difference. We return to Hornsbury Mill with a new macabre tale to tickle those little grey cells.
£ 40 per person
Call (01460) 63317 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Murder Mystery

New Farm, Over Stratton, Somerset

October 31 2020



Price TBD
Call 01460 240 584 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Halloween Theme

Cliff House, Southbourne, Dorset

October 31 2020


A new venue for us in 2020, join us for a 3-course meal, and, of course, the odd corpse or two!
£45 per person
Call for enquiries or to make a booking.

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The Porridge Redemption

Simonsbath House Hotel, Simonsbath, Somerset

November 7 2020

A local hotel has recently received some unusual guests whose identities seem somewhat suspect. Could their presence be connected to a break-out at a local prison, and what further crimes will be perpetrated this evening?

Price TBD
Call 01643 831259 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Murder Mystery

Hornsbury Mill, Chard, Somerset

December 4 2020



Price TBD
Call (01460) 63317 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Murder Mystery

Hornsbury Mill, Chard, Somerset

December 11 2020



Price TBD
Call (01460) 63317 for enquiries or to make a booking.

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Murder Mystery

New Farm, Over Stratton, Somerset

December 31 2020



Price TBD
Call 01460 240 584 for enquiries or to make a booking.