Blog - Venues

The Pretty Gorgeous Wedding Show – Weekend Spectacular

I am taking a little breather from goody bag HQ just to recap on what is set to be an amazing weekend.  There is an incredible line up of suppliers with an exciting selection of venues; from tipi’s, hotels and stately homes to brand new venues such as Chapelgarth Estate and Acklam Hall.  This really is everything you need under one roof, […] Read more >

Chapelgarth Estate Open Day – The Bespoke Estate in the Country

Chapelgarth Estate is becoming the must-have wedding venue in North Yorkshire. This Edwardian estate is opening its doors to couples still looking for their wedding venue to take a tour around the house and grounds on Saturday 11th March, 11 am – 3 pm. Built in 1909, Chapelgarth Estate was originally owned by the soldier and notable artist and illustrator, Major Clive […] Read more >

The Grand Hotel York: Luxury At Its Finest

The Grand Hotel York is just as it says in the name, the epitome of luxury and grandeur. Not only is it the only 5 Star hotel in York – with fantastic staff, beautiful interior and excellent facilities it is clear to see why – it also resides within the former headquarters of the North Eastern railway. Its historic charm and fantastic […] Read more >

Crafts and Cocktails 2017 – Early Bird Tickets

We are excited to be back hosting our third Crafts and Cocktails event at Whinstone View, Great Ayton on Wednesday 8th March.  I really do love this event, it’s a fantastic chance to chat weddings, without the pressure of being at a fair.  Getting crafty even if you are all fingers and thumbs, is a great way to chill with friends, and […] Read more >

Questions to ask your Venue

Congratulations, newly engaged, excited and full of anticipation now the ring is on and the announcements have been broadcast – what next?  The chances are you are going to be considering where to host your wedding, it’s the question on everyone’s lips… Draft up a shortlist of places to view , you may have to consider size, location, style of venue and […] Read more >

Wedding Luxe at Mamhead House

Today we’re escaping our roots in the Tees Valley and North Yorkshire, and heading to a spectacular venue that we just couldn’t keep from you any longer. Set in the heart of the Devon countryside, the Mamhead estate makes a fairy-tale wedding venue, and compromises of both a house and a castle. The house itself is bursting with love stories from the […] Read more >

#WhereToWed – Winter Venues

If you’re planning your dream wedding during Winter, it can be tricky to find that perfect venue that can create a stunning atmosphere during the cold months. How will the hotel look after a night of snowfall or frost? Will there be a cosy fire to keep your guests warm? Can the wedding co-coordinators help make the venue stylish for a winter […] Read more >

Bedale Hall, The Country House In A Town

Bedale Hall can be your stately home for your special day. Described as a ‘country house placed in a town’, Bedale Hall is a grade I listed building, found on the boundary of the Yorkshire town of Bedale. The Hall is licensed to hold weddings and civil ceremonies, with the freedom for brides and grooms to personalise the hall for their perfect […] Read more >

Midsummer’s Dream Fashion Evening with Kate Fearnley Bridal

Kate Fearnley Bridal would like to cordially invite you to an exclusive night of catwalks, cocktails and cupcakes. On Wednesday 21st September, gather your bridal party for a fabulous evening watching three fashion shows and a chance to meet incredible wedding suppliers to talk through your ideas for your big day. Held at Whinstone View, Kate Fearnley will reveal her exclusive new […] Read more >

Shortflatt Tower Open Weekend

Step into the splendour and romantic seclusion that is Shortflatt Tower, a luxurious venue in the heart of Northumberland’s countryside.  Discover what this beautiful country estate wedding venue has to offer at their Wedding Open Weekend on 24th and 25th September, 11am – 3pm. Imagine your own ceremony on the lawn or in the Tower, experience a beautifully dressed tent ready for your wedding […] Read more >