Your North East Wedding - March/April 2024 (Issue 61)

The great outdoors Tie the knot in a venue with a glorious garden BLACKWELL GRANGE HOTEL, DL3 8QH 03301 027 238 | Blackwell Grange Hotel is a 17th-century mansion surrounded by picturesque countryside on the outskirts of Darlington. The property has benefited from an extensive refurbishment of its public areas, giving the venue a contemporary and sophisticated feel. From the moment your guests arrive at the sweeping driveway, they will fall in love with the hotel and its beautiful lawned gardens. Celebrate in style The Gazebo is ideal for fairytale weddings and is set on the lawned gardens, while the Bruhenny Suite is a light and airy room with space for 120 guests. Intimate weddings are held in the George Allan Suite. Able to fit 70 of your nearest and dearest, the space features traditional décor and has impressive views of the grounds. Both suites can be transformed for receptions to keep the celebrations going. After dancing the night away, newlyweds can retire to the refurbished bridal suite. We love... When you book your wedding here, you will receive a complimentary two-course wedding tasting meal and a three-month leisure membership. 19 GLORIOUS GARDENS