THREE country house hotels have been named as finalists at the North West Wedding Awards 2023.

Lake District Country House Hotels' Briery Wood, Cragwood and Merewood are all in the running for Best Wedding Venue - Cumbria.

The awards, hosted by County Bridges, recognise excellence in the wedding industry and is voted on by couples who share their experiences and reviews of the venues.

"We are incredibly proud and honoured to have all three of our country house hotels recognised as finalists for the Best Wedding Venue - Cumbria award," said Joe Cobb, hotel group executive manager at Lake District Country Hotels.

"This achievement is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our entire team, who strive to create magical moments and unforgettable memories for every couple who chooses to celebrate their love with us."

The North West Wedding Awards will take place at The Mere Golf & Spa Resort in Cheshire on June 14.