penrith wedding photographer

HELLO! I’M Janet.
I am a Penrith wedding photographer and visual storyteller.

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My goal as a Penrith wedding photographer

To begin with. My goal as a Penrith wedding photographer is to craft photographs that are timeless and creative. And a genuine portrayal of your wedding celebration as it unfolds.

Next, I want to show the emotion of the day through amazing portraits and breathtaking use of light.

I have years of experience working in Lancashire, Cumbria and Lake District. Achieving true wedding photo journalistic coverage.

Penrith Wedding Venues

Askham Hall

askham hall penrith wedding venue

Askham Hall is the perfect place for a wedding, there are plenty of options to suit your budget and requirements.

We can provide a special setting. Luxurious accommodation, exquisite food and a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Askham Hall is  suited to your party taking all the accommodation in the house for a wedding party. Using the Bank Barn, as then you can use the reception rooms and lawns for your drinks reception. We generally only allow one or at the most two weddings per week. So that you have time to decorate Bank Barn exactly as you wish and turn it into your dream party venue. We welcome same sex and LGBT weddings.

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Barn wedding venue in the Lake District

Weddings for up to 156 seated people in the barn.

Within the grounds of Askham Hall. Our charming Grade II listed Bank Barn has been converted into a first class wedding venue. With a capacity for up to 156 guests seated and up to 200 guests for the evening.
With original features, bare stone walls and an open beamed oak ceiling. Together with contemporary lighting, an oak dance floor and large glass doors. Askham Hall is a special and unique setting for your wedding.

Blencowe Hall

bride and groom in gardens

A 14th-century castle renovated for modern living

Crenellated towers rise up as you approach. Buttressed walls silvered with lichen welcome you. Through an archway to a cobbled courtyard. Blencowe has impact. After drinks on the terrace, summon guests with the castle gong. To a banquet by glittering candlelight in the claret dining hall. Overlooking the gardens and Cumbrian bluffs beyond. The kitchens and butler’s pantry are ample for whipping up feasts or bringing in caterers on a lavish scale. Catch up for quiet conversation in the Oak Room snug. Or shoot the breeze in the Billiards Room under the glow of a Tiffany lamp.

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A bit of Blencowe history

All self-respecting castles have a story. Blencowe’s no exception. So gather your guests around roaring log fires in the Solar Room that spans an entire wing. Crack open wine and delicacies from your welcome hamper and regale. When Cromwell’s men attempted to storm Greystoke, they stumbled on Blencowe instead. Cannon fire split the North Tower in two. Their idiocy is your gain. The dramatic V-shaped chasm. Now shored with glass, is an award-winning architectural feature of the restorations. Allowing light and modernity to flood inside.

Edenhall Country House & Restaurant

wedding ceremony at Edenhall Hotel  penrith

The wonderful and convenient position of the Edenhall Hotel. Close to the M6 (J40) and  Penrith Railway Station on the West Coast main line. Makes it the ideal venue for a wedding, reception or any other special event.

We have a civil ceremony licence so you can exchange your vows at the hotel. In Summer, the acre of gardens provides an idyllic setting for your most important day. With ample car parking, plenty of bedrooms for your guests. And its pretty village location. There is nothing more you could need to celebrate with friends and family.

bride and groom in countyside

For a spot of pre-celebration pampering, we even have our own in-hotel nail bar. And can organise gel nails, colour or French, acrylic nails and infills. Along with manicures and pedicures.

We can cater for a large reception or a more intimate event. Whether it’s a wedding, christening, birthday party or anniversary celebration. And always aim to give your day a personal touch.


groom and best man waiting for bride at The George Hotel  penrith

There is more to The George Hotel than first meets the eye. As it also offer a range of services for weddings, corporate hospitality, private parties and events.

We are proud to offer a choice of 4 function and meeting rooms. From the small and intimate through to the magnificent grand Ballroom. With its own Minstrels Gallery catering up to 120 guests. An added bonus is the private secure car park which is locked every night.

wedding table decorations

With our dedicated Wedding Planner we can create the ideal programme for your perfect day.

Our civil marriage licence allows us to offer a choice of 4 venues for the ceremony, depending upon numbers of guests attending.

After the ceremony, pose for photographs in our elegant Ballroom with its crystal chandeliers, or make your way to the nearby Penrith Castle for a touch of romantic history to round off the perfect memorable day.

Roundthorn Country House

wedding ceremony

Every second of your special day is precious from the moment you arrive to your final farewells, so it goes without saying that the setting you choose must be perfect…

You can’t fail to be impressed as you sweep up the driveway towards the grand facade of the Roundthorn!  Step inside where the fine interior, beautifully proportioned rooms and large picture windows lend a sense of grandeur to your day.   The overall effect is one of tranquillity and style with a touch of luxury – somewhere that will be unforgettable, not just for you but for everyone sharing your day with you.

wedding group shot roundthorn country house penrith

Our dedicated wedding team is highly experienced in ensuring your day will run as smoothly and enjoyably as possible for you and your guests, and we would be delighted to talk to you about your ideas and share some new ones with you.  Whether you are looking to have a civil ceremony in one of our four licensed rooms, or arrive after a church ceremony, either for a smaller more intimate affair or a large celebration, the Roundthorn really is the perfect choice.

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