Our Experienced Team
We will be on hand every step of the way
As one of Shropshire and the West Midlands’ most imposing wedding venues, Rowton Castle owes its untarnished reputation not to its history or setting, but most importantly to its dedicated and experienced hospitality team. From your standard expectations to secret wishes, the team are dedicated to provide you and your guests with the highest level of service, paying particular attention to every single detail.
The team be on hand every step of the way. From operations to those members behind the scenes, in the kitchen, garden or office, that you don’t see, but we couldn’t do any of this without. Let us take care of every arrangement, big or small, we promise yours will be a seamless, yet perfect occasion.Read More
Jack de Sousa
You’ll find Jack here at a weekend, showing couples Rowton for the very first time. With Jack, you’ll feel part of the family.
At Rowton day-to-day, Bryan oversees all financial aspects of the business, whilst retaining a keen eye on standards of care and service.
An award winning chef, Steve’s particular focus is in the kitchen and overseeing the design and planning of our menus.
Jordan made the quickest progression from trainee to head chef we’ve ever known, and deservedly so.
On a day to day basis Gareth and his team manage our weddings and events ensuring every detail ‘behind the scenes’ and on the day is perfect.
Deputy Operations Manager
A consummate professional with a knack for the creative! With Lewis around your decorative items will be beautifully displayed.
Abi is one of our incredible managers. Calm, cool and collected, Abi will keep your wedding day plans on track!
Having worked his way up the ranks, Ralph joined our management team at the end of last year; he is learning from the best!
Following a brief post-uni hiatus, Ryan has returned to Rowton in a well-earned management role and will be running weddings and events in no time!
Sales & Marketing Manager
Although her work is mainly ‘behind the scenes’, Ceri can talk wedding ideas for days and is always happy to offer help and advice!
Wedding Office Manager
Heading up our fabulous office team, Gemma has worked within the industry for nearly 10 years, and it shows.
Our couples love working with Chloe. She is friendly and helpful, and will go out of her way to make your wishes a reality.
Annabelle swapped the reception desk for wedding planning and it couldn’t have been a more perfect fit. Her enthusiasm and warm nature are infectious.
You’ll likely meet Karen at one of your wedding planning appointments. 18 years’ experience means she’s the perfect person to answer any question.
Lorraine will show you Rowton for the very first time; she is so much fun and genuinely wants you to have the BEST wedding day.
Front of House Manager
Geraldine may have been on the inventory back in 1997! Her knowledge of Rowton is incredible and we couldn’t be without her.
Rowton wouldn’t live up to guests’ expectations without Julie and her housekeeping team. Julie is a delight, and is always wearing a smile.
Glenn makes sure that everything at Rowton is working as it should, and the grounds are looking as good as they could.