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Venues Cumbrian gem Finding ‘the one’ may be down to fate or serendipity – but however your stars aligned, a wedding celebration has to feel just as right as your partnership. Broadoaks Country House will make sure that nothing is left to chance. Maybe you want to arrive by helicopter at this beautiful Lake District venue, to make the most of views of Windermere. Or maybe your best man or chief bridesmaid is your four-legged friend! Whatever you need, the very friendly team at Broadoaks will guarantee your big day will also be your best. Their exclusive hire packages include all 16 main rooms for 32 adults, with three additional rooms available. Children or additional day guests can be added and you can have up to 100 seated for a wedding breakfast, or 150 for an evening function. Pricing starts from only £2,995. Call and have a chat with one of their dedicated wedding coordinators – this gay-owned venue is waiting to welcome you. broadoakscountryhouse.co.uk Your perfect backdrop From a dramatic landscape to the heart of the city… Canalside grandeur Lock 91 is an eclectic 19th- century lock-keeper’s cottage at the Deansgate Canal Lock, a quirky venue for your wedding reception that’s convenient for a ceremony at Manchester Town Hall. You can either book Lock 91 exclusively for your wedding party, or enjoy your celebrations in one of its unique spaces. The jewel in the crown of this much-loved cottage is the Attic and Cove – a cavernous yet elegant room consisting of a large dance floor and a spacious bar, which make a luxurious and spectacular space for 50–80 guests. The Lounge and Terrace for 35–90 guests is on the lower ground floor and has a home-from-home comfortable and relaxed aura with its mix of seating, traditional fireplace and gilded-framed oil paintings. Double doors lead out from the lounge to the canal-side terrace with a retractable awning enabling year- round access. The team at Lock 91 works closely with Circle Events and Weddings, who will create bespoke menus for your special day. www.lock-91.co.uk/weddings Magic moments If your wedding day requires a truly dramatic setting, who better than Unique Venues Birmingham to give your special celebration the magic it deserves? They’re in the business of realising dreams and making memories. UVB is the ideal choice for couples looking for something that reflects their personal style, flair and passion. For moments that are exquisite and truly unforgettable, they offer a hugely creative environment with epic and quirky spaces for your ceremony or reception – and know that any fabulous party needs delicious cuisine! UVB works with a range of professional and creative caterers to provide high-quality, locally sourced menus tailored to suit your tastes. Just share your dreams with them and they’ll aim to make your wishes a reality with a bespoke package to suit your style. www.uniquevenuesbirmingham.com pink weddings magazine » 75