LIVE Escape Rooms Salisbury has officially opened its first experience based game in Cross Keys Shopping Centre.

The new table game, Pieces of Eight, is now available for bookings.

Husband and wife owners Claire and Charlie Pitcher have been working round the clock to turn the downstairs of the 14th century building into a pirate tavern ready to welcome teams to play their pirate chests experience.

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Claire said: "Pieces of Eight has all the puzzles and clever mechanics of an escape room. However any plucky buccaneers wanting to play, need to work together to find the treasure at the Captain’s table in our pirate tavern, aptly named The Plume of Feathers.

“There are three chests to open and teams will need to progress through them all in just 60 minutes, before Captain Bartholomew’s men return to take what’s rightfully theirs.”

The pair set up their first escape game Spectre five years ago on Castle Street and have exciting plans for their second venue.

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Claire and Charlie are planning more fun experiences at their Cross Keys location, including another three escape rooms.

“We are also going to build some cells downstairs for our collaborative team game ‘The Brig’. Players will have to help each other breakout within an hour. The plan is to have Pieces of Eight and The Brig be a versus experience too. Perfect for team building or fun Christmas parties,” continues Claire.

With the weekend ghost hunts, table games and escape rooms there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

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