Saturday 03 March 2018

The Mill at Sonning Lunch Theatre

Holmes and Watson’s most chilling case is brought imaginatively to the stage in the style of the West End hit – The 39 Steps. This legendary plot has been given a new life by father and son team, Simon and Tam Williams.

After a very successful visit to the Mill at Sonning for Spiders Web in August 2017, you now have the chance to re-visit and dine at this beautiful Mill at Sonning with Solent Events in March 2018.

Sir Charles Baskerville dies in mysterious circumstances. A look of fear and terror on his face. Legend has it there is a curse on the family – a curse in the form of a gigantic, ferocious, glowing Hound of Hell – that brings death to each successive head of the Baskerville family. When Sir Henry Baskerville returns from overseas to claim his inheritance and property on the treacherous terrain of darkest Dartmoor, he calls on the renowned Sherlock Holmes to help him solve the mystery of his uncle’s violent death. Is there really a revenge-seeking Hound? Or are there other evil motives at work?

The mill was empty until 1977. It was then that Tim and Eileen Richards, who had a great love of theatre, found the derelict building and decided to convert it into The Mill as it is today. The transformation took four years to complete, with the Mill at Sonning Dinner Theatre opening on 22 July 1982.




Luxury Coach Travel

Leaves from Botley Road,
Only FOUR local pick-ups
Gosport, Lee on the Solent
Stubbington & Fareham

Preferred seating on coach

Matinee performance

BEST raised stalls theatre seats

Pre-theatre meal

Tickets and Itinerary

Complimentary wine & nibbles

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View the Itinerary

Provisional Itinerary:

0815       Coach leaves Coliseum Coach Depot
0930       Coach leaves Stokes Bay – Sailing Club Bus Shelter
0940       Pick-up at Lee on the Solent – Bus stop opposite seafront shops
0950       Pick up at Stubbington – Red Lion
1000       Pick up at Fareham – Peak Lane
1130       Arrive Mill at Sonning Theatre
1215       Pre-theatre 2-course hot buffet
1415      HOUND of the BASKERVILLES begins
Finish     Approx 1645
Meet coach outside theatre
1700      Coach leaves theatre
Complimentary wine & nibbles served
1845      Arrive in home area

The above itinerary is only provisional, but will give you an idea of the time schedule expected.
Coach seats are allocated on a first come first served basis, after Privilege Club Members.
Couples & friends will always be seated together. Large parties will be seated together as far as possible.
Preferred choice of area will be taken into consideration, but cannot be guaranteed.
Solent Events & Leisure reserve the right to alter the final tour itinerary as necessary if circumstances change beyond their control.
NB. Please do not ask us to pick-up or drop-off at stops not specifically listed above, as unfortunately we are unable to do so.

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What Our Customers Are Saying

Don’t just take it from us, let our customers do the talking!

We so enjoyed ourselves on Tuesday Lin, and it was a “mystery” right up until 3pm – well done. I’m so glad I found Solent Events. It’s so much more fun going with other like-minded people & takes the responsibility out of driving.

Maureen Colyer

Mystery Tour

Dear Lin, Thank you for sending the photographs from ‘Collabro’ at the BIC. We had a lovely first outing with Solent Events. Thanks for all the hard work you put into it.

Linda Hunt

Hi Lin, Just a quick thank you from us both for arranging such a brilliant day yesterday. We had such a lovely time and the hi-light for us was the steam train trip! Looking forward to the next Mystery Tour

Sue & Bert Barnes

Mystery Tour

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