"Loom and Doom" Murder Mystery Dinner

There's been a murder at the Mill, who's behind the crime? Enjoy a two course dinner as Absolute Murder play out "Loom and Doom". Can you solve the mystery as a host of suspicious characters from 1834 weave and spin a plot of murder and intrigue?

  • Booking essential

Welcome drink on arrival.

Dinner menu:

Main Course: Supreme of local chicken, wrapped in bacon and glazed with a tarragon and white wine cream - or - Spinach, portobello mushroom and butternut squash wellington served with a pesto cream (v)

Dessert: Summer Berry Eaton Mess Dessert (gf).

Our team will contact you before the event to confirm your choice of main course. Please contact us if any have any specific dietary requirements. Our on-site bar will also be open during this event.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £37.50

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442491895
Suitable for ages 16+
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet in our Grant Room bar for welcome drinks, before dinner and the mysterious murder unfolds. Follow the signs from the Mill Yard to our function rooms.
What to bring and wear
No formal dress code but guests are welcome to dress in period costume if they choose.
Lift access is available to the venue.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
18 November 2017 19:00 - 22:00 Available

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Mon 23 Oct 2017
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Bob-in Sessions

Mon 23 Oct 2017
Join us at 11:30am on Mondays and 2:30pm each day Tuesday-Friday for a special talk or tour from one of our teams.

Spooky Tours

Fri 27 Oct 2017
Join us if you dare for an even scarier, interactive spooky tour of the Mill, performed by the nrg theatre company and students from Staffordshire University.

Behind the scenes - Machines

Sat 18 Nov 2017
One Saturday a month we invite you join us as we look at the Mill and its machinery in more depth. Led by our expert team, this is a real opportunity to find out more about this fascinating place.