Funeral Reception Venue
in Sutton Coldfield

Funeral Reception venue hire

Funeral Reception, Wakes and Celebrations of Life

Wishaw Country Sports is conveniently located just 10 minutes from Sutton Coldfield, offers ample free parking and is only minutes away from Sutton New Hall Cemetery and Sutton Coldfield Crematorium.

The loss of someone close to you is always hard, but here at Wishaw Country Sports we work with you to not only organise a touching farewell but also a celebration of life.

Wishaw Country Sports, in Sutton Coldfield, provides a perfect location to hold a funeral reception, wake or celebration of life. Set in 200 acres of farmland, our venue is not overlooked and thus provides complete privacy for yourself and your guests to feel at ease. 

A Personal Approach

We offer a personalised and professional approach in order to make sure that your event is tailored to your family’s needs and that every detail is attended to.

On the day, our team of friendly staff will be on hand to greet you and your guests, as we strive to provide quality service and support for you at this difficult time. 

We can offer you the use of The Lodge Barn, our charming and rustic function venue,  complete with a fully stocked and licensed bar for receptions of up to 110 guests or 80 seated guests for a more formal sit down event.

Sutton Coldfield barn event venue
traditional buffet menu options

Catering For Every Occasion

With professional catering facilities on site we can offer a range of flexible options for your special occasion with food extending from traditional buffets and hot pulled pork buns to a full 3 course sit down carvery.

Seating for 80

Looking for a formal sit down meal? We can accommodate up to 80 guests for lunch or dinner.

Reception for 110

Looking for something more informal? For receptions we can host up to 110 guests.

Stocked Bar

Whatever the event, you'll not go thirsty with our fully stocked bar and help bar staff.

Music License

We are a fully licensed venue with a fully stocked bar, and our licence permits both live and recorded music.

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A Professional Service

We welcome you to bring in flowers, photographs and memory books to pay tribute to your loved one. 

People choose Wishaw Country Sports for many reasons.

Contact us about the funeral reception you have in mind, and allow us to help you plan all the details so that you can celebrate the life of your dearly departed in a beautiful and peaceful location.

Bespoke Funeral Reception Venue Packages

We don’t believe in packages because to us every event should be bespoke and personal, so please get in touch to find out more or discuss availability.

Whether you choose a finger buffet reception, an afternoon tea or a three course meal, the occasion will be sympathetically tailored to suit you by our experienced staff.

We want you to know that everything is taken care of as we work with you to provide friendly and compassionate care on this sensitive occasion.

Venue Hire Features and Facilities

Our venue hire is managed by our team of event experts, with over 30 years of experience in organising and running a funeral receptions and wakes in Sutton Coldfield. 

Our team will work with you both prior to the date and on the day to help your event go smoothly.

Venue Hire Cost

The charges for hiring The Lodge cover everything except the costs of entertainment/decoration/services (photographer etc.) or catering/bar costs.

To secure any date we ask that you send us a completed booking form along with the below Venue Hire Fee. This is not redeemable against catering or other costs.

Until both the completed booking form and the correct payment is received the date remains free and available for other clients.

The Room Hire Fee can be paid either by cheque or by direct BACS transfer. Please make any cheques out to Wishaw Country Sports. If paying by BACS, make payments to Account No: 50284079, Sort Code: 40-63- 01 using the booking date as a reference.

Please send us the completed booking form with the correct payment via post, in person or via email if you are paying by BACS.


  • Venue Hire from £200

Expert Events Team

Our expert team work with you to deliver the highest standard of service, from ensuring every last detail is carefully and lovingly tended to in the lead up to the event to magnificent hand-carved roast dinners and buffets. We go above and beyond to make your special occasion one you’ll never forget.