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  • The Frosting to Your Winter Wedding
    5th November 2016

    The Frosting to Your Winter Wedding

    Winter is one of the favourite times of the year at The City Rooms, we love it when the venue is in the swing of winter – chiffon draping up in the Ballroom, reception adorned with gorgeous festive décor, the venue bathing in the glow of c...

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  • Classic Autumn Wedding Theme Ideas
    13th October 2016

    Classic Autumn Wedding Theme Ideas

    Leaves in a hundred shades of glorious colours, snuggling under blankets and sipping hot chocolates, there are so many reasons why Autumn is quite possibly our favourite season. If you’re getting married in this most beautiful of seasons, here ar...

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  • Wedding Dress Shopping: Top Tips
    5th October 2016

    Wedding Dress Shopping: Top Tips

    Going to gorgeous boutiques with your closest friends and family members and trying on a myriad of dreamy wedding dresses is arguably one of the most fun parts of the whole wedding planning process. If this is on your to-do list, we’re so excited...

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  • Wedding Trends 2017
    19th September 2016

    Wedding Trends 2017

    We’re currently in the midst of wedding-mania – planning our Autumn Wedding Fayre, putting the finishing touches to our beautiful new wedding brochures and hosting weddings in our gorgeous venue. We’ve also been helping our brides and...

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  • Our Exquisitely Italian Themed Wedding
    27th July 2016

    Our Exquisitely Italian Themed Wedding

    One of our recent wedding couples had a beautiful Italian themed wedding in our gorgeous Leicester City wedding venue, and what a stunning wedding it was! Like many themes, one of the most impactful ways to add a particular touch is through use of ...

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  • Wedding Colour Theme Ideas: Red, White and Gold
    20th July 2016

    Wedding Colour Theme Ideas: Red, White and Gold

    A recent wedding at The City Rooms had this beautiful and perhaps most classic of wedding themes – red, white and gold. The lovely thing about this particular theme is you can play around with the amounts of red, white and gold to make is loo...

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Carly Penney

Carly Penney is Event and Sales Manager at The City Rooms. Having worked in the industry for 13 years, she knows the world of weddings and events inside out!

When she’s not hard at work, she loves spending time with her eight year old son, Finley – one of the favourite parts of her week is watching him play football at the weekends.

She also enjoys taking her Labrador, Halle, for walks around her countryside home, spending weekends in London with her partner and holidaying in sunny Malta every summer.  


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Leicester LE1 5AW

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