HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

The National Memorial Arboretum, part of the Royal British Legion, joins the Nation, the Commonwealth and the rest of the World in mourning the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh. HRH The Duke of Edinburgh was a Life Member of the Royal British Legion and he was gracious and generous in his support of the National Memorial Arboretum over many years.


The Oak Suite in Aspects provides a spectacular backdrop for banquets, gala dinners, fundraising balls and awards ceremonies for between 60 - 300 guests

Guests enter into our stylish Aspects Lounge, a contemporary space with floor-to-ceiling windows framing views of the Arboretum. Beautifully furnished with occasional seating, the lounge can accommodate pre-dinner drinks receptions or a full cash bar. Background music and ambient lighting, along with customisable LED feature lighting is available to enhance your event.

Dining can be accommodated in our impressive Oak Suite with panoramic views of the Arboretum, the Armed Forces Memorial and The Beat (Police Memorial Avenue).  A flexible space, the Oak Suite can further divide to accommodate intimate events of 60 - 120 guests or 120 – 180 guests.  An adjoining terrace spanning the length of the suite is the perfect place to enjoy sunset drinks and canapes.

Our plug and play AV included with all hires, is ideal for after dinner speakers, presentations or awards and a dancefloor and stage can be provided within the Oak Suite for evening entertainment.

Delicious dining options are available and our accomplished chefs can cater for a range of budgets and tastes.

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Food & Beverage

Our accomplished chefs can cater to the highest standards, offering beautifully cooked, great British food, using locally sourced ingredients. Menus are flexible and can be tailored to your needs with both your delegates and budget in mind.

A range of options can be provided to suit your event including:


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