Gyles Brandreth - 'Have You Eaten Grandma'

Monday 24th September

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Gyles Brandreth returns to Chewton Glen with a raft of new stories about his life in politics, journalism, television and the theatre – and with the first look at his new book, HAVE YOU EATEN GRANDMA. The One Show reporter and star of Radio 4’s Just A Minute, believes in proper punctuation and without hesitation or repetition – but with plenty of deviation – he is going to tell us why.

10.45 Coffee

11.15 Presentation

12.30 Pre-lunch drink/book sales and signing

13.00 3-course lunch

15.00 Close

Non-residential price £75 to include:

  • Arrival coffee
  • Presentation by Gyles Brandreth
  • Three-course lunch with coffee
  • Your choice of a glass of red or white wine with lunch

Please confirm any dietary requirements at the time of booking. Dress Code: Smart/Casual (jackets preferred for gentlemen). Guests will be seated at banqueting tables of 10/12 for the presentation and lunch.

Lunch Menu

Citrus Cured Chalk Stream Trout

with avocado, lime, coriander

*(v) Salad of Heritage Beetroot

with whipped goats curd, pear, dandelion

Confit Duck Leg

with savoy cabbage, alsace bacon, red wine shallot sauce

*(v) Risotto of Forest Mushrooms

with winter truffle, aged parmesan

Caramelised Lemon Tart

with gin and tonic sorbet

Tea/coffee and chocolates

Please advise if you wish to pre-order the vegetarian options or indeed have any special dietary requirements we are not aware of at least one week prior to the event.