Couples stranded as Middleton Park House closes

The directors of impressive Middleton Park House, Castletown-Geoghegan – built in 1820 – which was used as a hotel in recent decades and has been a popular and exclusive wedding venue in the past half dozen years, hosting up to 80 weddings annually, announced in the past week that the venue was being closed immediately, with couples who had booked for receptions or weddings receptions advised to make alternative arrangements.