Summer Ball in the Walks

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Over 60% of tickets have been sold to The Gray's Inn Summer Ball in the Walks!

A night to remember

13th July at 7pm

Members of all four Inns and their guests are invited to join us for this spectacular evening. 

The opportunity to enjoy a Summer Ball at the Inn does not come around very often - the last Ball was 6 years ago!

So make the most of this year's extravaganza, grab some friends, and come along for an evening in the Walks you will not forget. 

A limited number of discounted tickets for Gray's Inn student Members are still available. Don't miss out! 

Keeping you entertained 

Diamond Skyline Orchestra

Summer Ball charitable Auction–bid for the judge’s robes and the wig box








As well as enjoying the Champagne reception, 3 course dinner and midnight Breakfast, you'll have a fun-filled night with:

  • Music from the Frank Griffith Jazz Band and The Diamond Skyline Orchestra nine-piece band
  • Acclaimed silhouette artist Alison Russell will be cutting portraits
  • Marco, a Member of the Magic Circle, will be performing close-up magic
  • Funfair stalls, dodgems, photobooth and a DJ
  • The Head and Tails Table Game
  • The Diamond Ring Challenge
  • Silent and Live Auction to raise money for the Scholarship Trust including lots:
    • the judge’s robes worn by Emma Thompson in the film The Children Act  
    • the wig box with the character “Mrs Justice Maye” written on the outside 
      (robe and wig box donated by the producer of the film Duncan Kenworthy OBE)
    • a signed copy of The Children Act, by Ian McEwan, and his latest book, Machines Like Me 
      (books donated by the author)
    • A signed copy of Jilly Cooper’s bestseller Mount!
      (book donated by the author)
    • Harvest Party and Private Tour Mas Christine Winery
    • Parterre Fragrances Perfume Workshop
    • case of Chateau Grand Puy Lacoste 2004
    • tour of the Supreme Court hosted by President of the Supreme Court
    • 2 tickets to West Ham game, with access to lounge and tour of the ground
    • 1 week stay in Two Bays Beach Villa, Cabier, Grenada for 6 people
    • 4 night stay in Farm House in Northern France for 8 people
    • An overnight stay for two people at The Royal Maritime Club & Hotel in Portsmouth including a full English breakfast.
    • Books donated by ‘The World's Legal Bookshop’ Wildy & Sons Ltd
      A Short Book Of Bad Judges by Graeme Williams
      Legal Research: A Practitioner’s Handbook 2nd Ed by Peter Clinch and Jon Beaumont
      Court and Bowled:  Tales of Cricket and the Law by James Wilson
      Marshall Hall:  A Law Unto Himself by Sally Smith
      Advocacy:  A Practical Guide by Peter Lyons

Book your tickets now.

Date posted: 05 June 2019