Your North West Wedding - April/May 2024 (Issue 85)

LANCASHIRE Spotlight on... HOLMES MILL, BB7 1EB 01200 407 183 | Holmes Mill is home to several establishments with something for everyone. At the heart of the complex stands The Boiler House, a vibrant all-day destination featuring a beer hall, brewery, ice cream parlour, and Duck Pin Bowling Alley. The Bowland Food Hall, part of the Boiler House complex, showcases some of the best food and drink from Lancashire and beyond. While The Spinning Block houses a boutique hotel alongside the Bar & Grill. Full of fascinating architectural features, each contributing to the ambience and atmosphere, this spectacular wedding venue has been lovingly restored to proudly showcase its heritage while still retaining a luxurious and modern feel. Celebrate in style The Cotton Room at Holmes Mill is fully licensed for civil ceremonies. It’s a large, versatile space that can accommodate up to 150 of your loved ones and is later transformed for the wedding reception while guests indulge in some drinks and nibbles at the Bar & Grill. We love... The exposed materials and period features create a fantastic backdrop for wedding photos. There are also quirky additions throughout the property, such as a London double-decker bus, shipping containers, and original mill machinery. THE GLASS HOUSE, FY3 0DE 01253 891 336 | The Glass House is an elegant blank canvas decorated with wooden beams draped with fairylights, crystal chandeliers, mirrored bi-folding internal doors and floor-to-ceiling windows. The exterior is modern, with brick and glass frames and clean lines, creating a contemporary space to tie the knot. The venue offers picturesque views of the countryside stretching across the Pennines. The bi-folding doors lead directly onto the enclosed garden, which creates the perfect set-up for group shots, or the wooded areas and fields of wildflowers make a fantastic alternative. Celebrate in style The main wedding space has impressive floor-to-ceiling windows, countryside views, and room for 150 of your nearest and dearest throughout the day. Those of you planning an outdoor celebration will love the gazebo that’s been draped with fairylights and can accommodate 150 of your loved ones. We love... The groom-to-be will be offered a free round of golf before the wedding. 13 LANCASHIRE VENUES