Celebration of Life

Both venues provide quiet and peaceful surroundings at a difficult time.

All wakes are managed with compassion, sensitivity and understanding as we know how traumatic losing a loved one can be.
Our considerate, experienced function co-ordinators are happy to discuss your individual requirements and
help take some of the stress of hosting the wake from your shoulders.

The Courtyard Suite

For funeral wakes in Chelmsford, Channels and Little Channels are the ideal setting.

Both venues offer a range of finger buffet options catering for all tastes and budgets, as well as providing ample free parking at both venues.

Suitable for anywhere between 30 and 150 guests, The Courtyard Suite’s flexible layout means we can set the room up to the needs of you and your guests. With a private bar, flagstone courtyard and excellent catering options; Little Channels is a really comforting place to host a wake.

Up to 150 guests.

Little Channels Bistro

For funeral wakes in Chelmsford, Channels and Little Channels are the ideal setting.

Ideal for up to 40 guests The Bistro is a poignant setting to hold a wake. Including its own private bar and contemporary outside space, your guests can reminisce over fond memories in a peaceful and relaxed environment.

Up to 40 guests.

The Essex Barn

For funeral wakes in Chelmsford, Channels and Little Channels are the ideal setting.

A glorious setting for such a sensitive occasion, The Essex Barn has ample seating as well as a buffet area and private bar. This really is a wonderful place to celebrate the life of your loved one.

Up to 200 guests.