Your East Anglian Wedding - December 2022/Januar 2023 (Issue 58)

Going local... Where to tie the knot in South Cambridgeshire TRINITY HALL 01223 764 444 | Trinity Hall dates back to 1350 and is one of the oldest and most beautiful of the Cambridge colleges. Its breathtaking riverside grounds are the perfect backdrop, set around a series of historic courtyards it boasts beautiful gardens, manicured lawns and fantastic river views. The college includes a wealth of historic buildings and interesting architectural features ranging from the Medieval period through to the present day. Ceremonies and receptions are held within a variety of stunning historic rooms ranging from the intimate to the grand, suitable for wedding parties large or small. For vows, the Graham Storey Room is located on the ground floor within an attractive red-brick Tudor building. This spacious room includes many historic features and enjoys views of Latham Lawn. It’s suitable for ceremonies for up to 90. The Leslie Stephen Room is located on the first floor overlooking the college’s front court. This attractive and historic room is ideal for smaller ceremonies of up to 30 guests (available Sunday to Thursday during college vacations). Post-ceremony, Trinity Hall’s beautiful riverside grounds offer an idyllic setting for your drinks and canapés reception. For a quintessentially Cambridge wedding, you could arrive by chauffeured punt to be greeted by your guests on the River Terrace or enjoy a mini punting party with your guests along the River Cam. For a classic summer wedding, you can include traditional garden games on Latham Lawn with Champagne, Prosecco or Pimms. Following the drinks reception, enjoy your wedding breakfast in the Medieval Dining Hall (capacity 150), boasting a high-vaulted ceiling, impressive portrait collection and ornate historic features. As your celebrations continue into the night, the Crescent Room is the perfect space for live music and DJs/discos. The adjoining Aula Bar includes comfortable leather armchairs and sofas, and a well-stocked bar. These rooms are accessed via the historic North Court which offers a wonderful outdoor setting for acoustic music. Total capacity 150. During college vacations Trinity Hall is available for larger weddings of 60 to 150 guests on Fridays and Saturdays (80 guest minimum on Saturdays) and more intimate weddings of up to 50 guests from Sunday to Thursday. When tying the knot here, Trinity Hall’s wedding package includes wedding coordinators a complimentary menu tasting, and private changing rooms for the nearlyweds to get fully prepared on their wedding day (subject to availability). Accommodation for wedding guests may also be offered subject to availability. Sophie Clarke LOCAL VENUES 27