Murder Mystery Storylines

We are delighted to offer our range of virtual and venue murder mystery storylines to suit all occasions.  For those seeking a bespoke murder mystery for a very special occasion, please contact us to discuss your requirements with our script writing service. 

Virtual murder mysteries

Our virtual murder mysteries are available as 1 day, weekend, or 5 day challenges in both party and team building formats. For more information please download our virtual brochure or visit our virtual murder mystery page.   

Our mysteries vary in complexity of story, clues and puzzles. Depending on your mood and the preferences of your audience choose a gentle storyteller (sleuth level), a cunning crime (super sleuth level) or a brutally baffling (master sleuth level) mystery.  If you are unsure which your guests would prefer, please email our criminal mastermind at and she will be delighted to advise.

Movies, Mobsters and Murder

Come with us back to 1928 Hollywood where Katsby is hosting one of his extravagant parties. Glitz, glamour and gangsters all the way, with an added touch of murder.

A Cunning Crime (Super sleuth level)

The Gateau from the Chateau

A comedy spoof murder mystery tribute to TV’s comedy ‘Allo ‘Allo.  featuring all the familiar faces, not to mention the bratwurst sausage, the limp celery and the egg whisk.

A Cunning Crime (Super sleuth level) 

Sudden Death at Thornbury Manor

For lovers of Downton Abbey and Upstairs Downstairs. A 1920s family drama full of secrets, recriminations and revenge. One of the ‘Isolated Crimes’ series.

A Gentle Storyteller (Sleuth level)

Beware The Easter Bunny

Come with us to Willy Wonky’s chocolate factory and the judging of the Easter egg of the year competition.  With a prize that money can’t buy what could possibly go wrong.

A gentle storyteller (sleuth level)

Mistletoe and Murder

Santa and his north pole friends return to present a pantomime, Cinderella in Beanstalk Boots, written by Santa himself. Unfortunately it all goes horribly wrong. 

A Festive family mystery with something for everyone from the beginner to the Master Sleuth.

Brutally baffling 



It is the Monsters’ AGM and their leader, the notorious Granny, is going to announce her retirement. Everyone wants to be her successor and will go to any lengths to ensure they get the job….

A Cunning Crime (Super sleuth level) 

Death by Diamonds

The secret service, diamonds and the National Truss all mixed up with golf clubs, real historical links and uninvited guests. One of our more complex mysteries

A brutally baffling mystery (Master sleuth level)

Murder at the Ratz Hotel

In London’s Mayfair sits the five star Ratz Hotel. A beacon of tradition and elegance, but with a new manager about to announce his radical plans, that is all about to change, for the worse!

A Cunning Crime (Super sleuth level)

It's My Party and I'll Die If I Want Too

Constance Moaning, constantly moans so she is furious when her friends and family throw a surprise party for her. Described as Agatha Christie visits Fawlty Towers.

A gentle storyteller (sleuth level)

It's Beginning to Look a Lot like Murder

Santa returns to judge the Toy of the Year competition. With an elf, fairy, snowman and reindeer all after the life changing prize there is going to be trouble!

A Festive family mystery with something for everyone from the beginner to the Master Sleuth

A cunning crime


Venue based events

Hattie Blotter and the Philanthropist's Groan - Weekend Event

Hattie Blotter and friends welcome the public to Hogweed's School of Magic and Mystery with devastating consequences.
Enjoy afternoon tea with the professors, a spell lesson with Professor Fitwig, a themed treasure hunt, Fluffy the Dragon, a three course murder mystery banquet on the Saturday night, photo opportunities and character breakfast, this magical weekend is a real treat for lovers of all things wizardy!. (ages 12+)

Murder on the Disoriented Express

All aboard with Hiccule Poirot as you join the passengers of the Disoriented Express in this lavish tribute to Agatha Christie's masterpiece. Family secrets, intrique and suspense surround you as you journey on the most luxurious train in the world! Available in both party and team building format.

Who Sleighed Santa?

When Santa announces he is going to make some radical changes to Christmas, not everyone is happy! Join Mr & Mrs. Claus and their guests for a festive murder mystery performance. Put your detective skills to the test as teams interrogate suspects and solves clues, or simply sit back, watch and enjoy the fun! The perfect mix of silliness and sleuthing.

Available in both party and team building format

Our archive

We have over 50 storylines within our archive, if you are looking for something particular that it is not listed above, please contact us