Rooms

Traditional or quirky, a grand gathering or an intimate occasion, the choice is yours. We can offer unique spaces in one of Newcastle’s most central wedding venues.


Our rooms are perfect for wedding celebrations of all sizes:

  • The Scotswood Suite accommodates up to 200 guests for a wedding breakfast, and 250 for an evening reception.
  • The Grainger Suite (part of the Scotswood Suite) accommodates up to 120 guests for a wedding breakfast, and 250 for an evening reception in the Scotswood Suite.

For a really unique location, try our stunning Mezzanine, overlooking the Science Centre, which accommodates up to 100 guests for a wedding breakfast and 150 for an evening reception (not available on Saturdays).

For information on wedding ceremonies at Life, visit our Ceremonies page.


Image credit (top): Chocolate Chip Photography

Credit: LeopardPrints Photography, www.leopardprintsphotography.co.uk

Credit: Paul Townsend, LovePhoto Photography, www.lovephoto.co.uk

Credit: Chocolate Chip Photography, www.chocolate-chip.co.uk

Credit: Thomas Jackson Photography, www.thomasjacksonphotography.co.uk

Credit: Sarah-Jane Ethan Photography, www.sarahjaneethan.co.uk

Contact Us

For more information or to book, please contact us:

(0191) 243 8216 meetingsandevents@life.org.uk

Rowann and Phil's wedding

"Everything was great, thank you. The staff were fabulous, very accommodating, so please pass on our thanks."

December 2017

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Capacity of our rooms

  Theatre Cabaret Classroom Boardroom U-Shape Dinner
Scotswood Suite 380 180 160 100 100 240
Grainger Suite 180 96 70 60 60 120
Malborough Suite 140 64 60 60 60 100
Blaydon/Gibbs (combined) 45 24 25 24 20 40
Blaydon Suite 20 0 9 16 0 12
Gibbs Suite 20 0 9 16 0 12
Ridley Suite 20 0 0 15 0 12
McClintock Suite 45 24 24 24 20 30
Darwin Suite 80 48 36 36 30 60
Jenner Suite 20 0 0 12 0 12
Mezzanine 0 0 0 0 0 150