Church of England Diocese of Leeds Darrington

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Please contact the vicar of Darrington and Wentbridge by email on [email protected] or [email protected]

Thank you.


Get married in Wentbridge Church. St John's Church, Wentbridge is just behind the Wentbridge House Hotel, and is ideal for your church wedding in yorkshire. Wentbridge House is just a minute away and the Wentbridge House Hotel is a romantic venue for your wedding reception. You don't have to live here to get married here, all you have to do is come to church once a month.


Wentbridge Church is a delightful late Victorian listed building overlooking the River Went, but it looks much older and there was a church in wentbridge from 1030 to 1530AD. Wentbridge church seats 80 comfortably, and can accommodate 100, and is an idyllic setting for your wedding wedding blessing or other special celebration day.

St John's Church, Wentbridge is a Church of England church and is set in a small country village with excellent road links via the A1/A1M and M62.

Please contact the vicar with your enquiries.
The following information is written for the newly-engaged so that they can have their marriage in Church more easily.

Couples who get married here often have receptions at the Wenbridge House Hotel in Wentbridge, Rogerthorpe Manor, Kings Croft in Pontefract, or the Mid-Yorkshire Golf Club in Darrington, or even the Kyte Hotel or Owston Hall or Nostell Priory. Couples travel from London, Edinburgh, Manchester, Sheffield, and Leeds as well as more locally to get married here.

The nearest reception venue is the Wentbridge House Hotel, on the same country lane. We would love to welcome you to our Church for your wedding day, or other special occasion. We do all we can to make you the focus of our day here in Church so that your day is the best possible start to your married life together. Allow us to spoil you, and to make you feel special.

Our website has photos of the church, inside and out, and a detailed section on how to get married, which is really very easy. Wentbridge Church is ideal for your marriage. It is close to the A1 and is ideal for couples from West Yorkshire or North or South Yorkshire alike.

Before you write your invitations, order your wedding dress and wedding cake, favours, limousine and confetti, visit us at Wentbridge near Pontefract so that all your wedding dreams can come true. Congratulations on your engagement.


Please don't hesistate to contact us with your wedding day requirements.