Life Conference & Banqueting

Bring your event to life

Weddings & Civil Partnerships

Life has everything you need for an unforgettable celebration. Whether it’s a grand gathering of all your nearest and dearest or an intimate occasion, our experienced events team is here to help you plan every detail of your most special day. 

Here’s a few reasons why Life is sweet!

  • We’re located in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, a few minutes’ walk from Central Station (rail) and public transport links.
  • Our team – professional, versatile, friendly and dedicated to making your day perfect.
  • We host ONE wedding per day – so you can be sure that your big day will be our top priority. 
  • We’re happy to host evening receptions only, so if you’re getting married somewhere else and just want an evening celebration - no problem.
  • Whatever your budget, there’s no compromise on quality. Prices start from just £37.50 per person for a wedding breakfast and £13.50 for an evening reception. 
  • Every wedding is a blank canvas and we can supply all the elements to make a unique occasion.  
  • For your ceremony, we have a variety of rooms from traditional suites which can accommodate up to 160 guests, to our stunning planetarium which provides an out-of-this-world experience.
  • Life is home to an award-winning Science Centre so we can supply lots of quirky extras to make the day distinctive, from unique photo opportunities in among the exhibitions to high-octane fun for your guests on the 4D Motion Ride.
  • Our food is fabulous! We offer imaginative menus to suit all tastes and budgets and our talented chef is happy to create themed menus or your favourite meal.

Planning your wedding for 2017? Look no further for details of our 2017 Wedding Offer. You can also see details of our 2018 Wedding Offer.

As standard, our wedding package includes:

  • Complimentary room hire
  • Dedicated wedding co-ordinator
  • Red carpet welcome
  • Toast master to conduct proceedings
  • Personalised place cards, menus and table plan
  • Use of cake stand and ornamental knife
  • A selection of coloured table linen
  • Flowers for the top table
  • Changing room if required
  • Unique photo opportunities
  • Complimentary bottle of Champagne for the married couple
  • A gift of two quality cut glass Champagne flutes for the married couple

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