Let Your Journey Begin, Making Your Day Special

Imagine saying your vows in one of our stunning licensed rooms, before stepping outside into the newly landscaped secret garden for drinks and photographs. Come back in to a transformed space ready for you to celebrate with your friends and family before partying the night away with your own nightclub area and courtroom bar.

Remaining 2019 Wedding Dates

It isn't too late to book your perfect wedding venue. We are currently offering 50% off venue hire for all remaining 2019 wedding dates* *terms & conditions apply

The Great Hall

The Great Hall provides a blank canvas for your special day providing an impressive entrance, with striking interior details including stone columns, a beautiful ceiling and period chandeliers.

Ceremony 280 Guests
Wedding Breakfast 250 Guests
Evening Reception 300 Guests

The Judges' Dining Room

Overlooking historic Northgate Street, described as 'one of the most handsome Georgian streets in the Midlands', the Regency decorated Judges' Dining Room is a unique location for your wedding.

Ceremony 80 Guests
Wedding Breakfast 70 Guests
Drinks Reception 100 Guests

The Judges' Drawing Room

Entered via a sweeping staircase providing an elegant entrance, the Judges' Drawing Room is ideal for intimate ceremonies or celebratory drinks receptions.

Ceremony 30 Guests
Wedding Breakfast 30 Guests
Drinks Reception 60 Guests

The High Sheriff's Room

This light and airy space overlooks the landscaped garden and can be used for intimate wedding ceremonies and dining.

Ceremony 30 Guests
Wedding Breakfast 30 Guests
Drinks Reception 50 Guests

Courts, Cells & Dungeons

From the courts with their elaborately decorated high domed ceilings, take a flight of stone steps to the atmospheric dungeon and holding cells for truly unique ceremonies and photo opportunities.

Ceremony (Courtrooms) 60 Guests
Standing (Dungeon) 20 Guests


Working alongside our in-house catering partners, Wild View Events, there are a range of catering options for weddings at The Old Shire Hall.

Wedding Brochure & 2020 Wedding Package

Our wedding brochure provides lots of useful information about our venue and the options available to you.

Wedding Brochure

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