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6 great tips for choosing your ideal wedding venue

6 great tips for choosing your ideal wedding venue

Congratulations! You're engaged! And so the planning starts... One of the first decisions you will want to make as a newly engaged couple is where to hold you wedding and your reception. Nowadays over 70% of couples choose not to get married in church, reflecting the...

5 reasons why a winter wedding is wonderful

5 reasons why a winter wedding is wonderful

When we think weddings we tend to automatically conjure up images of glorious summer days in flower-filled gardens, floaty dresses and the great outdoors. Summer weddings can of course be beautiful, but they can also be rainy (yes, the UK weather is unpredictable at...

Beautiful Berkshire Wedding Venues – my top 3 favourites

Beautiful Berkshire Wedding Venues – my top 3 favourites

Berkshire wedding venues are diverse and there is something to suit every style, taste and budget. From grand historical manor houses to quirky urban bars, there's a Berkshire wedding venue for everyone. As an independent celebrant I officiate weddings, naming...

5 brilliant tips for live music at your wedding

5 brilliant tips for live music at your wedding

Why is live music a good idea? Live music has always been a popular form of entertainment at weddings. During the pandemic lots of us turned to music as a form of therapy and live music was sadly missed. Live music adds atmosphere, sets the mood and tone of the day...

3 fabulous venues for barn weddings

3 fabulous venues for barn weddings

Why are barn weddings a trend? Barn weddings are a very popular choice for your wedding venue and there are a number of options in this beautiful country. From small and intimate to lavishly grand, there is something to suit all tastes, styles and budgets. You may...

4 tips for a fabulous themed wedding

4 tips for a fabulous themed wedding

What is a themed wedding? A themed wedding is a great opportunity to really stamp your personalities and personal style onto your big day. It doesn't have to be a fancy dress party, although there's absolutely nothing stopping you if you want to take that route!...

Outdoor Wedding Ceremonies in the UK

Outdoor Wedding Ceremonies in the UK

Outdoor wedding ceremonies are becoming increasingly popular as couples realise that with a celebrant you can have your wedding ceremony absolutely anywhere. Why are outdoor wedding ceremonies a good idea? Outdoor wedding ceremonies can be truly beautiful. They...

Were you 100% happy with your wedding ceremony?

Were you 100% happy with your wedding ceremony?

Were you 100% happy with your wedding ceremony? A wedding ceremony is a special moment in most people's lives! During the pandemic many couples had a legal marriage ceremony in a registry office – this short, functional service legalises the marriage. However, it may...