Afternoon Tea in the Nene Valley

“There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea,” wrote author Henry James in his novel The Portrait of a Lady. And we couldn’t agree more. Afternoon Tea Week starts on 8 August giving us all the perfect excuse to book a table and gather with friends or family to … Read More

Q Space Tea Dance

Adrian Oates

Join Q Space for their free Tea Dance at the Abbey this Saturday 26th February to celebrate LGBTQ History Month! Register your interest by emailing Make sure to mention any dietary requirements you may have.

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

Adrian Oates

Bring your Mum to a delicious Afternoon Tea on our 1930’s Gresley Buffet Carriage. There will be an assortment of handmade sandwiches, scones with jam & cream and cakes plus a glass of bubbly for the adults on arrival. A free gift will be given to every Mum, so make sure to let us know how many will be joining … Read More

Mince Pie Specials

Adrian Oates

We are planning a series of Mince Pie Specials. A chance for you to join like minded folk, & enjoy a ride on the train, while enjoying a mince pie & a festive chat. Currently we are looking at 25, 26, 27 November & 4, 5, 11 & 18 December. Check back for more details.