Your Cheshire and Merseyside Wedding - May/June 2023 (Issue 69)

ST HELENS TOWN HALL 01744 676 789 | This stunning Victorian structure hosts a multitude of beautiful features that will make your special day perfect. A building of timeless elegance, it offers a memorable place to say “I do.” THE “I DOS” The stunning Ceremony Room, with its wood panelling and period features can hold up to 60 loved ones and is available Monday to Saturday. For larger parties, the Council Chamber with its historical décor will comfortably accommodate up to 100 guests. This is available Fridays and Saturdays. THE CELEBRATIONS The Main Hall provides a superb setting for wedding breakfasts and evening receptions. It can play host to 120 guests for a wedding breakfast and 150 for the evening do. It’s equipped with a bar and is licensed to sell and serve alcohol until 1am. THE BARN AT YEW TREE FARM 0151 488 6625 | Set on the rural outskirts of Liverpool, this family-run working farm can be found nestled among 25 acres of greenbelt countryside. The 300-yearold barn has been sensitively renovated to maintain its rustic charm and simple elegance. Connecting to this is a new timber clad extension, which is home to the bar and lounge area to add a touch of comfort and sophistication. From the large windows of The Barn, you’ll see that it stands within a working farmyard and surrounded by green fields where the alpacas and sheep graze. It has its own private, lawned area where guests can enjoy a drink and relax in the evening sun. The farm provides an array of rustic and industrial backdrops as well as the vast open spaces of the fields. THE “I DOS” The 300-year-old Meadow Barn with high ceilings, exposed brick and original wooden beams offers your day the ultimate wow factor for 80 of your loved ones. Alternatively, The Orchard Room is the perfect space for intimate ceremonies witnessed by 20 nearest and dearest. It’s closed off by grand wooden barn doors, while the bifold doors open fully to lead into the private garden, letting the outside in. THE CELEBRATIONS The Meadow Barn is also the location for receptions. It can be set up for 80 diners with traditional round tables or with charming wooden trestle tables banqueting style. The interior doors open up, allowing the room to flow through into the Orchard Room and spacious bar. The mezzanine allows for a great viewpoint for guests and photographers alike. It can host 140 for the evening do. The venue offers a free wine tasting session for its couples. © St Helens Town Council © St Helens Town Council 14