South Norfolk venue narrowly misses out on award

Applewood Hall. Picture: HW PHOTOGRAPHY

Applewood Hall. Picture: HW PHOTOGRAPHY - Credit: Archant

A venue in South Norfolk made it to the regional finals of The Wedding Industry Awards.

The wedding garden at Applewood Hall. Picture: HW PHOTOGRAPHY

The wedding garden at Applewood Hall. Picture: HW PHOTOGRAPHY - Credit: Archant

Applewood Hall, in Banham was nominated as a Regional Finalist for Best Countryside Wedding Venue, East of England.

Kiera Goymour, Applewood Hall's wedding planner, attended the awards ceremony alongside in-house caterer, Dawn Seager.

Ms Goymour said: 'It's the first time we have ever entered something like this, so we're thrilled to have been recognised as a Regional Finalist.'

Although the venue did not win, Ms Goymour remains positive.

'We have been truly privileged to work with some amazing brides and grooms this year,' she added, 'we can't thank them enough for voting.'

New facilities are being launched next year with a four shepherd's cabins including a Couple's Cabin complete with king-size bed, and a bathtub for two.