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Venue Name: Holiday Inn London – Sutton

Website: www.hilondonsuttonhotel.co.uk

Location: Sutton, Surrey

What type of venue is Holiday Inn London-Sutton?

Holiday Inn London-Sutton is a modern full service hotel in the heart of Sutton in South London, ideally located just 30 minutes from Gatwick via the M25, 10 minutes from Wimbledon and 15 minutes from Kingston, with direct train links to London Victoria.

Our spacious banquet room, the Orchard Suite, makes the ideal setting for your wedding day’s dinner and reception. It can cater for up to 150 guests for a sit down meal and 200 guests for the evening reception.

Holiday Inn London Sutton - Exterior By Day

Is Holiday Inn London-Sutton licensed for wedding ceremonies?

Yes – The hotel is licensed to hold civil ceremonies at the hotel itself, for up to 140 guests.

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Holiday Inn London-Sutton?

The Holiday Inn Sutton, with its impeccable service has welcomed many happy couples and their families and friends in the past. Our experience can help make your dreams of the perfect wedding day come true.

What are the capacities for a wedding at Holiday Inn London-Sutton?

  • Ceremony: 140
  • Banquet Meal: Max 156
  • Reception: 220

Holiday Inn London Sutton - Junction Restaurant

Does Holiday Inn London-Sutton have its own caterers or can couples choose to bring in their own caterers?

Yes, we have our own in-house caterers, and outside catering arrangements can also be made.

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Venue Name: Holiday Inn Bristol – Filton

Website: www.hibristolfiltonhotel.co.uk

Location: Bristol

What type of venue is Holiday Inn Bristol – Filton?

The Holiday Inn Bristol – Filton is a hotel wedding venue set in 11 acres of grounds and located conveniently near the M4 motorway and Bristol Airport.

Holiday Inn Bristol Filton Hotel - Hotel Weddings

Is Holiday Inn Bristol – Filton licensed for wedding ceremonies?

Yes, the Holiday Inn Bristol – Filton is fully licensed to hold civil ceremonies for up to 100 guests in our bright function rooms.

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Holiday Inn Bristol – Filton?

The experience of the staff at the Holiday Inn Bristol – Filton will give you the opportunity to really let your hair down. With flexible space for your Bristol wedding celebrations in a selection of reception rooms, we can help with organising everything from an intimate gathering to a wedding breakfast or evening reception for up to 250 guests.

Holiday Inn Bristol Filton Hotel - Outdoor Space

Do you offer exclusive use?

No, the hotel does not currently offer exclusive use for weddings.

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Venue Name: Holiday Inn Runcorn

Website: www.hiruncornhotel.co.uk

Location: Runcorn, Cheshire

What type of venue is Holiday Inn Runcorn?

Our Runcorn hotel is one of the most popular wedding venues in the area with extensive facilities to cater for all tastes and requirements.

Banquet Room - Holiday Inn Runcorn

Is Holiday Inn Runcorn licensed for wedding ceremonies?

Holiday Inn has a licence to perform civil ceremonies and civil partnerships.

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Holiday Inn Runcorn?

Each wedding is treated on an individual basis where the couple’s needs are catered for to their specific requirements. We pride ourselves on the experience and professionalism of our wedding specialists who help to make the hotel such a popular wedding venue.

Bar - Holiday Inn Runcorn

What is the capacity for a wedding ceremony and reception at Holiday Inn Runcorn?

Holiday Inn Runcorn has a wide range of different sized function suites to cater for all size of weddings. When fully open our Cheshire Suite can seat 500 guests with a stage area and dance floor.

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Venue Name: Holiday Inn Leeds Brighouse Hotel

Website: www.hileedsbrighousehotel.co.uk

Location: Coal Pit Lane, Clifton Village, Brighouse, HD6 4HW

What type of venue is Holiday Inn Leeds/Brighouse Hotel?

The Holiday Inn Leeds/Brighouse is a hotel which provides an amazing venue for civil wedding ceremonies, wedding breakfasts and evening receptions. We offer a flexible range of packages so there is something to suit everyone.

Holiday Inn Leeds Brighouse Hotel

So Holiday Inn Leeds/Brighouse Hotel is licensed for wedding ceremonies?

Yes, the venue is licensed to hold civil ceremonies for up to 200 guests in our bright, spacious function rooms, and we have a beautiful courtyard suitable for photographs.

Courtyard at Holiday Inn Leeds Brighouse Hotel

Who works at Holiday Inn Leeds/Brighouse Hotel?

  • Dawn Bussey – Meeting and Events Coordinator
  • Nicola Aston – Meeting and Events Manager
  • Ellis Cann – Meeting and Events Coordinator
  • Amy Riches – Reservations Manager

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Venue Name: Holiday Inn London Bexley

Website: www.hilondonbexleyhotel.co.uk

Location: Bexley, Kent, DA5 1ND

What type of venue is Holiday Inn London Bexley?

The Holiday Inn London Bexley is a hotel wedding venue located in the centre of Bexley, just outside the London congestion charge area.

Holiday Inn London Bexley

Is Holiday Inn London Bexley licensed for wedding ceremonies?

We hold a licence to carry out marriage ceremonies in the Academy and a room will be specially prepared for such an occasion. Our Edward Suite and Black Prince Suite are both licensed for civil ceremonies and we can accommodate up to 96 guests.

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Holiday Inn London Bexley?

At the Holiday Inn London Bexley we specialise in hosting wedding celebrations and offer a dedicated wedding facilitator to help you plan and meet your individual needs. The couple can enjoy their whole wedding day at the venue – get ready at the hotel, have their ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening reception, and then stay for their complimentary night stay.

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Venue Name: Holiday Inn Hull Marina

Website: www.hihullmarinahotel.co.uk/weddings

Location: Castle Street, Hull, HU1 2BX

What type of venue is Holiday Inn Hull Marina?

The venue is a hotel situated on the Hull Marina, boasting 100 bedrooms and 3 conference rooms, along with Marina View Restaurant and on-site Spirit Health Club.

Holiday Inn Hull Marina

Is Holiday Inn Hull Marina licensed for wedding ceremonies?

Yes. We are licensed to hold ceremonies in both our Humber Suite and Myton Suite.

What is the capacity for a wedding ceremony and reception at Holiday Inn Hull Marina?

Ceremony – 100
Reception – 150

Wedding reception Holiday Inn Hull Marina

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Holiday Inn Hull Marina?

The Personal Touch – We’ll take care of everything, from your initial contact, throughout your event, to saying goodbye. We’ll be there to give you a helping hand.

Service Guarantee – We’re committed to making events a success and pride ourselves on our feedback and reputation.

Personal Wedding Co-ordinator – Dedicated to ensuring your most important day goes without a hitch. They will be with you from the initial enquiry to help arrange your perfect day.

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Venue Name: Fulham Palace

Website: www.fulhampalaceweddings.co.uk

Location: Fulham, London (Bishop’s Avenue, London, SW6 6EA)

What type of venue is Fulham Palace?

Fulham Palace is a one-of-a- kind London wedding venue; a unique and elegant historical palace set in acres of parkland and botanical gardens on the bank of the River Thames.

Fulham Palace in London

Who works at Fulham Palace?

The weddings and events experts Julie, Chloe, Aini and Rebecca, together with a wonderful team of endless background support.

Is Fulham Palace licensed for wedding ceremonies?

We have four rooms licensed for civil ceremonies for up to 110 guests. The palace is a rarity in that it also features its own private chapel, which is available for blessings and prayer following your wedding ceremony.

Fulham Palace ceremony room

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Fulham Palace?

Most importantly, we want all of our brides and grooms to have complete peace of mind. Couples are in safe hands with our fully bespoke service and dedicated wedding planner; you will have our full attention, guaranteed.

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Venue Name: The Rectory Hotel

Website: www.therectoryhotel.com

Location: Cotswolds, Wiltshire

What type of wedding venue is The Rectory Hotel?

The Rectory Hotel is a boutique country house with a relaxed hotel environment, available for exclusive hire and ready to cater to your every need.

The Rectory Hotel, Wiltshire

Who works at The Rectory Hotel?

We are a young enthusiastic team led by our two hands-on owners, Jonathan Barry and Julian Muggridge, with our Operations Director Jenna Tomblin and Events Manager Charlotte de Vries to oversee the planning and on the day co-ordination of your wedding with us.

Is The Rectory Hotel licensed for wedding ceremonies?

Yes, we can seat up to 65 people for a wedding ceremony in our lovely garden room, the Conservatory.

The Rectory Hotel conservatory

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at The Rectory Hotel?

We specialise in offering completely unique wedding days tailored to you, with our full-time Wedding Co-ordinator on hand, who will liaise with you from booking to ensuring the day runs perfectly. You can truly shape all that The Rectory has to offer in order to meet your requirements for your perfect wedding day. With a personal point of contact all your needs and those of your guests can be catered for running up to and on the day of your wedding.

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Interview With: Polly Smith

Company Name: Purbeck Wedding Venues

Website: www.purbeckweddingvenues.co.uk

Location / Coverage: Isle of Purbeck and Dorset

What does Purbeck Wedding Venues do?

Purbeck Wedding Venues offers clients the chance to have a luxurious marquee venue, either at one of our recommended locations, or on their own site, with all the final details they require to create their dream day. All the client has to add is food, music and guests!

Wedding marquee from Purbeck Wedding Venues

Who works at Purbeck Wedding Venues?

Polly Smith, Neal Hendes and Ray Hendes. We also have an excellent recommended suppliers list of local companies linked with the wedding industry.

How did Purbeck Wedding Venues come about and how long has the business been going?

Myself, Neal and Ray were all connected through our original companies. I own an Events Management and Venue Decoration company, Blue Bay Events, and Neal and Ray own Camelot Marquees. We all had the same vision of creating a venue space that could offer a beautiful venue, with minimal restrictions. We provide the space and the guidance, and the rest is entirely down to the couple. It makes each wedding entirely unique.

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Loseley Park

One of The Wedding Community’s fabulous wedding experts, Sera Golding from MIB Music Ltd, was recently invited to Loseley Park for a wedding open day for wedding professionals, to celebrate Loseley Park now being available exclusively for weddings, from May 2013. Sera told us about what Loseley Park has to offer…

“I was recently invited to go along and visit one of my favourite venues, the gorgeous ‘Loseley Park’, which is just outside Guildford (and has been voted as a Top Ten UK Wedding Venue). Having performed a few times before in their beautiful tithe barn, I was really keen to see the whole venue in all its glory!

“The venue is just stunning. It was a glorious Summer’s day when I visited (yes, we did have one or two believe it or not!) and the surroundings were just perfect. It really is a flawless location, set in the midst of the luscious Surrey country-side.

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