Wedding Days

Stage your perfect wedding

Step into the spotlight on your special day at Stanley Civic Hall, whether traditional or modern, lavish or minimal, wonderful or alternative, we will ensure the only fuss at your wedding is over the bride and groom.

The perfect location

In the heart of Stanley town centre, the Civic Hall is an impressive venue, able to cater for a host of unique wedding requirements.

Whether it’s a small, close-knit family gathering or a grand red carpeted ceremony, we have the experience, facilities and specialist staff to make it happen.

The Civic Hall’s experienced staff will make sure your ceremony and reception are as special, memorable and unique as they can possibly be.


Since 1961, Stanley Civic Hall has been a focal point in the town centre.

From pantomimes to dance shows, family occasions to corporate conferences, the former arts centre has become a popular venue for a wide variety of communities, activities and events.

The Alun Armstrong Theatre – named after Annfield Plain’s most famous thespian son – features state of the art cinema facilities and sound system, that can be utilised to make your special day even more unique.

Make use of the stage, the spotlights, the surround sound or even put yourselves in your favourite movie to create a unique wedding you will never forget and your friends and family will talk about for years.

Catering and drinks

We have a variety of catering packages to suit weddings of all sizes.

Keep everything under one roof, and our in-house catering team have got you covered. If you prefer to use a specific caterer, we can accommodate that too.

Our large state of the art kitchens are fully equipped and available to all wedding and reception parties.

All hirers of the Civic Hall, no matter what the occasion, can make use of our affordable in-house bar. We can also buy-in specialist tipples, cocktails and ales for those wanting to add a favourite drink to the occasion.

We can help you as much or as little as you require…after all, it’s your dream day!


From catering to candy stands, photobooths to fireworks, giant love-letters to laser beams, we have you covered at Stanley Civic Hall.

It’s your wedding, it’s your choice and with Stanley Civic Hall as your venue, we will work with you to create a wedding like no other.

Whether your dream is a romantic ritual and pristine tea party, gothic nuptials followed by a rocking reception or a sci-fi ceremony and starship celebration, we will create an occasion that is truly out of this world.

Contact/booking details

Staff at the Civic Hall are always available to help and advise those who need guidance, advice or further information…we will walk you through the entire process right up to the moment you’re at the end of the aisle.

So, if you’re looking for somewhere to make your special day even more special, please get in touch.

Call: 01207 299 110