The Concorde Conference Centre is a wedding venue located in Altrincham, in Greater Manchester, England. Part of busy Manchester Airport, this purpose-built hanger is home to the iconic G-BOAC British Airways Concorde. Affectionately known as ‘Alpha Charlie’, the aircraft was delivered to British Airways in 1976. Considered the carrier’s flagship aircraft, Alpha Charlie served with distinction for many years and hosted several prominent public figures, including Princess Diana and the Queen. The era of Concorde is long ended, but Alpha Charlie’s story is far from finished. Today, you and your guests are invited to come along and enjoy a truly one-of-a-kind experience. Let your imagination take flight, and prepare to make memories you’ll cherish forever.
Facilities and Capacity
The Concorde Conference Centre has everything you need to turn your wedding dreams into reality. Alpha Charlie is licensed for civil wedding and civil partnership ceremonies, and the aircraft hanger offers over 1,600 meters of flexible event space. Additional suites are also available. The Alpha Charlie Suite includes a large plasma television and WiFi access; the Avro Suite is frequently used as a refreshment room. A variety of room layout options are available for both. On-site parking is available for up to 350 cars. The venue’s proximity to Manchester Airport means that you won’t struggle to find overnight accommodation. There are more than 2,000 hotel bedrooms within a three-mile radius of the Conference Center.
The Concorde Conference Centre is looking forward to your wedding celebration. Their range of wedding packages is designed to suit a variety of needs and budgets. Wedding package features include a traditional red carpet welcome, a three-course wedding breakfast, an evening finger buffet, a Champagne toast, linen tablecloths and napkins, and all crockery, cutlery, and glassware. Package upgrades and ancillary services are also available. Your dedicated coordinator will be on hand to help you navigate your choices and to ensure that everything is in place for your big day. The Concorde Conference Centre team can’t wait to meet you and discuss how they can help turn your wedding dreams into reality.
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Wilmslow Old Rd, Altrincham WA15 8XQ WA15 8XQ Manchester (Greater Manchester)