Capesthorne Room

Capesthorne Room at Macclesfield Town Hall

The Capesthorne Room is licensed for entertainment and ideal for smaller gatherings such as christenings, funeral wakes/congregations and wedding ceremonies /canape receptions. It's also ideal for business events or functions. Capacity numbers depend on room layout.

The use of a PA system, Wi-Fi, Flip Charts, 60’’ TV Screen on stand and projector are available upon request and all inclusive in the room hire price.

A Registrar is required to conduct your ceremony

If you wish to marry or form a civil partnership in any room in the Town Hall, in the first instance, please contact the Ceremonies Team on 01270 375140 or email to discuss availability.


  • Theatre style - up to 60 people
  • Conference style - up to 56 people
  • Market-style -up to 56 people
  • Tables and chairs up to 56 people

This room is suitable for...

  • Business events
  • Conferences
  • Wedding ceremonies
  • Wedding receptions
  • Private functions

Civil marriage or civil partnership ceremonies

Please contact the Your Ceremony Team now to discuss/arrange your ceremony date.

Other events

Room dressing

We provide and lay out the furniture ready for your event, we can also provide tablecloths and seat covers at a minimal extra cost, if required.

Tables, stage and floor areas can be dressed with free standing items, such as table centres, flower stands, Balloons/arches etc. Please seek advice first from the Civic Buildings Co-ordinator Pam Evans 01625 374705.


While we don't have our own in-house caterers, we do have a small list of local, regularly used outside caterers that we can pass onto hirers.

Hirers are encouraged to seek their own chosen caterer to suit their event, for dietary requirements and their budget.