A HOTEL has been awarded the accolade of best wedding venue in the North West in an industry ceremony.

Cragwood Country House Hotel said: "We are so proud and pleased to say we won 'Best Wedding Venue in the North West' at last night's The Wedding Industry Awards!

"This is a phenomenal achievement for the whole team here at Cragwood, and we are so lucky to have the best couples who decide to getting married with us.

"Here's to all our past, present and future loved up couples."