With more than 30 years’ experience in delivering banqueting and fine dining for weddings, private client and corporate events, the Heritage team is one of the premier catering and event service providers in Thames Valley. Their skills, experience & commitment ensure that every detail is set up and organized the way you envision it.

James Reading has prepared exceptional cuisine for thousands of guests spanning a 25 year career. James was schooled in the kitchens of the prestigious Oxford University and has been Head Chef for over a decade.

Underpinned by a wealth of experience, James has done everything from serving street food at Glastonbury Festival, traditional English cuisine at Henley Regatta to banquet menus for Princes William and Harry, the Duke of Westminster and Nelson Mandela.

Lillibrooke’s carefully crafted menu offers a variety of seasonal and bespoke cuisine flexible enough to allow an event to be designed around a preferred cuisine.

James Reading

Head Chef

Having worked in London for most of her career, Alys discovered & fell in love with Lillibrooke Manor in 2012 and has never looked back, delivering hundreds of events and ensuring that each one is special and perfect in every way!

Alys Hilbourne

Events Manager

Jonny is our highly personable Sales & Events Manager and he will always welcome you with a big smile and plenty of conversation. After coming from a very fun corporate background, Jonny is using the skills he developed to deliver the best events possible at Lillibrooke Manor!

Jonny Bann

Sales & Events Manager

Rory has been part of the Lillibrooke Family for a few years now and has been instrumental in ensuring that the venue is kept looking fabulous at all times, and with 15 acres to look after, ‘Rory’s list’ is always full to bursting!  If something needs setting up or fixing, Rory is your man, turning his hand to anything and everything from washing down the Manor House walls with vinegar to AV expert-extraordinaire!

Rory Hamilton

We are always on the look out for enthusiastic & talented people. If you are interested in joining the Heritage Venues Team, click here to see our latest job vacancies.