Friday, 30 October 2020

Couple in 80's finally say 'I do'

 An Irish couple in their 80s have tied the knot more than 40 years after they first met.

John Bermingham, 86, and Mary Long, 83, got married in the civil marriage registration room in Tullamore Health Centre, County Offaly, on Friday.

The "young-at-heart" couple had planned on making it official a long time ago, but life got in the way.

Full story here

Friday, 23 October 2020

Planning Your Wedding: 4 - 2 months before

(not necessarily in the order shown)

* Book Wedding Night Accommodation
* Select a Hairdresser and Beautician for the Wedding Day and book Trial Sessions
* Inform Caterers and Reception Venue of final numbers
* Organise Stag and Hen parties
* Purchase Going Away Outfits and honeymoon Clothes
* Assist in selecting Mother-of-the-Bride Outfits

View full Planning Guide

Thursday, 22 October 2020

Wedding Fayres

Below are details of just a few of the forthcoming Wedding Fayres to be found on the County Bride website. (email and web links can be accessed from the County Bride site)

It is advisable to contact the Wedding Fayre organiser to confirm dates and times.

Currently, in accordance with Government guidelines, there are no Wedding Fayres being held.

Visit the Wedding Fayres  pages of County Bride for a full list of regularly updated Fayres and Open Evenings. Also, find a complete list of wedding services for Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, North Somerset, SE Wales and Wiltshire including Chair Covers, Wedding Photographers, Marquee Hire, Hen & Stag, Wedding Cakes, Florists, Wedding Caterers, Wedding Venues, Wedding Receptions, Wedding Videos ...and many more.

Friday, 2 October 2020

Spirit Wedding Cars

 Spirit Wedding Cars provide Wedding Cars in Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire and the surrounding areas.

The Wedding Cars Include:

* 1930's Style White Beauford Wedding Car (4 Door)
* 1930's Style White Beauford Wedding Car (2 Door)
* Rolls Royce Silver Spirit Wedding Car

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Wedding Venue Closed

A wedding venue has been ordered to close and the manager has been fined £10,000 after a big reception with more than 100 guests was held.

The venue in Luton was raided by police on September 23rd following reports of crowds breaching Covid-19 restrictions.

At the time, weddings were allowed just 30 guests – a number that has now been reduced to 15.

 Read more here

Thursday, 1 October 2020

Enchanted Weddings and Events

Add a touch of class and elegance to your wedding day and hire chair covers and organza sashes from Enchanted Weddings and Events to transform your ceremony or reception venue.

Let us provide that WOW factor with fabulous Balloon Decorations, creating unique balloon designs to make yourday extra special.
We are also pleased to offer the NEW Truly scrumptious Sweet/Candy buffet.

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Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Val Hurle

Val Hurle - Bridal Hairdresser and Make up Artist

• Wedding hair & make up, manicures, pedicures, beauty treatments
• Nail Extensions
• For the bridal party and guests - at your home or wedding venue
• Special Occasions
• School Proms

All consultations and advice are Free and completely confidential.

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Friday, 25 September 2020

Wedding industry reacts to latest restrictions

People working in the wedding industry have spoken of their frustration at the continuing threat to their livelihoods.

The latest guidelines for England, which were announced on Wednesday, reduce the number of people allowed to attend weddings to 15 - down from 30.

For those who provide services like photography and planning, the restrictions have been "devastating".

Read full article here

Friday, 11 September 2020

The Manor at Old Down Estate

The Manor at Old Down Estate is a beautifully refurbished Manor House and its grounds offer a stunning backdrop which is exclusively yours for the special day.

With two choices of venue available onsite we are sure we can provide the perfect location for your special day.

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Friday, 4 September 2020

Couple host UK's cheapest wedding

Childhood sweethearts Chelsea-Marie and Hayden Davies had originally planned for a more lavish celebration in July with a DJ, photo booths and kids' entertainment booked for the reception, but their hopes were shattered after the UK went into lockdown.

But, with a £10 dress and 'Eat Out to Help Out' discount the couple exchanged their vows.

Full story here

Thursday, 27 August 2020

Planning Your Wedding: 6-4 months before

(Not necessarily in the order shown)

* Mail out your Invitations and record all replies
* Order the Wedding Rings
* Plan your Floral Display and Order all Wedding Flowers
* Compile and Distribute a Wedding Gift List
* Confirm the Wedding Venue booking

View full Planning Guide 

Thursday, 13 August 2020

'An afternoon tea turned into our surprise wedding'

When Amy Lawson and Darren Wood's wedding was postponed until next year due to the coronavirus pandemic they organised an afternoon tea to mark the original matrimonial date.

But just days beforehand the groom's granddad died suddenly from a pulmonary embolism and they decided they did not want to wait any longer to tie the knot.

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