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9 Nov 2019 : The Mere Golf & Spa

Active Rider Charity Ball 2019 : £55.00

Raising money for "Andy's Man Club"

Aiming to reduce male suicide and getting men talking.

Our ball will be a in a TOP CLASS VENUE and will be a formal night , with a classy 3 course dinner, arrival drink, wonderful entertainment, great company & a brilliant no draw raffle!

Our NEW Ball Venue for 2019 is - The Mere Golf resport & Spa

Our ball room at The Mere is just beautiful and overlooks a lake with great views. We have use of a heated outside decking area with seating and the ball room will hold up to 300 guests.  This high class hotel and event space is set on 262 acres of grounds 8.7 miles from Manchester Airport.  Check out the reviews on tripadvisor - scoring 4.5 out of 5.

All of the bedrooms include flat-screen TVs and designer toiletries Many of the contemporary suites feature kitchenettes as well as lake and golf course views.

There's a championship golf course, plus a health and spa centre with a 20-metre pool. Dining options include an acclaimed restaurant, a spa cafe, a club bar and a golf course snack bar.


The hotel have reserved us 40 x double rooms. All rooms include free WIFI, car parking, breakfast and use of the leisure/spa facilities. Rooms are limited to 80 in the hotel & the preferred rate is first come first served. Note this is a 4 star hotel (that even smells great).

For those wanting hotels with reduced costs- within 1 mile is The Premier Inn at Mere and also The Premier Inn at Bucklow Hill, there is also an IBIS all ranging with rooms from £43!

Abacus taxis Knutsford:  01565 755 533 - 01565 653 888

Amber taxis Knutsford: 01565 650707

Airport cabs Knutsford: 01565 740550

The Mere facilites:

The Mere Spa & pool - all residents can enjoy the use of the spa from 12 pm on the day of arrival up until 11am on the day of departure - treatments are extra and are booked with the venue directly. Spa info here

Golf enthusiasts can enjoy playing on the Mere's Championship course on the SAT from 2pm onwards and Sun from 11.30am onwards - £50 per person, book this with The Mere directly. Golf info here

Drinks at the Mere: Wine list is here & Bar list is here

Sponsors so far: (please make contact if interested in sponsorship opportunities)

Contact info: 01565 830155 Chester Road, Mere, Knutsford, WA16 6LJ

Tables: We have tables of 10 or 12

About Andy's Man Club  

Andy's Man Club is a Men's group tackling mental health.

Club's run weekly meet ups, aimed at getting men to open up about their mental health problems and reduce male suicide.

This registered charity was formed in early 2016 by Halifax rugby league player Luke Ambler after his brother-in-law took his own life. Watch a video with Luke here.


Please do help us and copy and paste the link & share our brochure: - click here

Share our ball poster (in pictures) - click here

Download a poster appealing for raffle prizes click here

Please do help us

We really need good quality donations for the raffle table at the ball &/or volunteers to assist us on the night - please download our posters and display it at your workplace or yard. 


Do get in touch  if you have any other other ideas - we would be thrilled to hear from you.