Fantastic prize up for grabs for Isle couples

North Lincolnshire Council is offering one lucky couple the chance to win their wedding ceremony fees – worth £195 and be among the first to get married at the Civic Centre’s latest venue, the Council Chamber.

By Stephanie Bateman
Tuesday, 6th January 2015, 10:14 am
Tie the knot with help from North Lincolnshire Council.
Tie the knot with help from North Lincolnshire Council.

This fantastic offer is available to those who buy a raffle ticket at the Wedding Fayre on Sunday 22 February at the Civic Centre, Scunthorpe (11am to 3pm).

The council’s Register Office’s first Wedding Fayre is organised with Osh Gosh Gowns. The show will highlight the area’s venues, including North Lincolnshire Council’s new ceremony rooms at the Civic Centre.

There will be a fabulous fashion show with beautiful bridal gowns, outfits for the mother of the bride, menswear and bridesmaids dresses.

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You will be able to watch hair and beauty demonstrations and visit the many exhibitors demonstrating flowers, cakes, cars, jewellery, photography, honeymoons and everything wedding related!

Raffle tickets will be on sale at the event and the winner will be announced at 3pm on the day. The prize applies to a wedding held in the newly approved Council Chamber at the Civic Centre in Scunthorpe (subject to availability). All raffle ticket proceeds will go to the Neonatal Ward at Scunthorpe Hospital.

Ali Prestwood, Superintendent Registrar, North Lincolnshire Council, said: “This is a fantastic prize that will help ease some of the financial burden for one lucky couple. The Council Chamber is a fantastic room with high ceilings and is beautifully furnished, making it the perfect location to get married.

“We are excited to be hosting our first Wedding Fayre on 22 February. It’s going to be packed full of everything you need to know about weddings! We have already had lots of interest from people wanting to take part and showcase their services and there’s still room for more.”

If you want to book a stand or for more details, call us on 01724 298555 or email [email protected] To register for free entry and to reserve tickets for the fashion shows, log on to

For more details about all three of our venues at the Civic Centre and other approved premises, or if you would like to book a stand at the Fayre, please call 01724 298555.