Just a Minute star, Gyles Brandreth, is returning to Whatley Manor and will entertain guests after lunch with lively conversation, touching on everything from the joys of the English language and tales of his unexpected life in TV, the theatre and politics.

Gyles is a writer, broadcaster, actor, former MP and Lord Commissioner of the Treasury, and now Chancellor of the University of Chester. A veteran of QI and Have I Got News For You, a reporter on The One Show, one of the stars of Celebrity Gogglebox (with his friend & actress Sheila Hancock). Gyles will happily sign his books on the day.

‘Incredibly funny, wildly indiscreet.’ Daily Mail

Arrival Time – 12.00

Price: £80.00 per person


  • A glass of Gusbourne English sparkling wine and canapés on arrival.
  • The talk with Gyles Brandreth.
  • A three-course lunch with a glass of wine, coffee and treats in Grey’s Brasserie.
  • Guests will be seated on large tables together.