Congratulations on your engagement. An amazing time for you and your partner. One thing is probably for certain, you’re going to be spending quite a bit of time researching lots of different wedding venues – I say probably because I know quite a few brides who knew their venue before they even met their future husbands.
As a wedding photographer of almost 15 years, I am lucky to have visited and photographed so many weddings at amazing venues all over Lancashire, Liverpool, Manchester, the Lake District and many more further out.
Below is a selection of venues that I regularly photograph weddings at each year. I love going back. Each wedding is unique and every day is different. Not just the people, or the style but the time of year, the weather can all make a venue look so different for photographs.
Equally, I can’t wait to visit new (to me) venues or places I rarely go to. With so many wedding venues in northern England it’s impossible to have been to them all, even photographing 35 – 40 weddings per year and after almost 15 years!
Knowing and understanding light and how to best use it on any given day, especially with our changeable weather means I don’t need to know where the best areas of a venue are – I can walk around beforehand to see that.
Any venue will look and photograph very differently from one day to the next, or even from one hour to the next, which is why this is such an important skill to look for when choosing your photographer.
Broadoaks Country House is a wedding venue that offers exclusive use of the entire house and grounds, perfect for couples looking for an intimate wedding venue in the amazing Lake District.
The Swan Hotel Newby Bridge
The Swan Hotel & Spa in Newby Bridge is a luxury hotel nestled on the picturesque River Leven at the tip of Lake Windermere in the Lake District.
Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa
Formby Hall is a fantastic luxury wedding venue tucked away in beautiful countryside close to both Liverpool and Lancashire.
My latest articles on booking your dream wedding venue.
Best Lancashire Wedding Venues Guide Are you searching for the perfect wedding venue in Lancashire to make your special day unforgettable? Look no further! Lancashire is a treasure trove of stunning and diverse wedding venues for every taste and budget. With historic...
A Celebration Captured by Broadoaks Wedding Photographer Amelia and John Amelia and John's Broadoaks Wedding Memorable Celebration Captured by Broadoaks Wedding Photographer Amelia and John's Story...
the very best Wedding Venues in the Lake DistrictThere are many new venues opening all the time, which is great, it gives couples so much choice. After nearly 15 years of being a wedding photographer I’ve been to some truly beautiful venues in Cumbria, The Lakes, or...
Historic wedding venue - Mitton Hall Alternative wedding venue - Brockholes Elegant wedding venue - BroadoaksChoosing your dream wedding venue A true love story never ends If you’ve recently got engaged, firstly congratulations, secondly I am guessing you are...
Historic wedding venue - Eaves Hall Elegant wedding venue - Ferraris Alternative wedding venue - Wyrebank Visiting a wedding venue for the first time; what should you ask? Wedding Venue Advice "I love that feeling I get when I see you smile" Following on from my...