County’s brochure promotes weddings

THOSE planning to tie knot are being encouraged to consider wedding venues in the county.

A new online brochure from Northumberland County Council aims to showcase the speciality of coasts and castles in more than 70 venues

Lorraine Dewison, who runs the county’s registrars service, said: “Northumberland is a unique and special county and can offer the perfect place to hold a wedding.

“The number of people choosing to get married in Northumberland is increasing every year as more people discover what this amazing part of the country has to offer.

“This is great news for us, because wedding parties have a tremendous impact on the local communities and showcase our towns and villages as tourist destinations.”

For a wedding brochure, visit or call (01665) 602870.