To make the most of your wedding ceremony, it is important to understand the difference between the legal requirements for a wedding and the ceremonial aspects. Normally, both parts are done at the same time at a church (or other religious venue), a register office or “approved premises”.
However, you are free to separate the two ...Read more
December 14, 2016
Ashton Court Mansion offers the most glorious quintessentially English setting for a perfect wedding day venue, there really is no better place to celebrate.
We specialise in weddings at Ashton Court, and the most important day of your life is equally important to us. It’s the personal touches that make your day unique, and we want ...Read more
Thanks from Tara & Richard
November 14, 2016
We’ve just seen the first pictures and video cut of our wedding and it made me think of you and how special you made our day. Everybody loved you and thought you were brilliant and so funny and so did we! Thank you so much for everything. You are the best possible person to have ...Read more
November 12, 2016
Nestled at the foot of the Mendip Hills, within the North Somerset & Bristol area, Coombe Lodge has breathtaking views across the Chew Valley. It is in a picturesque rural location yet easily accessible by road, off the A368, just a few miles from Bristol Airport.
Coombe Lodge is primarily booked as a wedding venue, with ...Read more
Thanks from James & Alex
October 15, 2016
Thank you so much for your wonderful job during our wedding. Everybody was pleasantly surprised how beautiful a bi-lingual ceremony can be. All credits to you and for having an eye for detail.
James and Alex
Bouquet for keeps
October 11, 2016
Some beautiful paper flowers seen at Nineteen in Clevedon. When I saw them, I thought they would make a great bridal bouquet – and one you could keep forever.
Imagine your very own 17th century castle for a day, a weekend or even a whole week.
Ideal for weddings, holidays, celebrations and corporate events, Walton Castle is available year round for exclusive private hire.
Located a few miles from Bristol and Bath, this luxury venue offers a unique blend of historic elegance and modern comfort, with ...Read more
Tom Hanks: what a nice guy!
September 28, 2016
Mr Hanks was jogging Central Park when he came across a couple having their wedding photos taken. He stopped to congratulate them and take a selfie!
When Tom Hanks runs into your wedding photos
Matt Brodie, photographer
September 28, 2016
Huge thank you to Matt Brodie for allowing me to use his wonderful photograph from the Orchardleigh wedding. What a great shot with the beautiful veil, the petals and, of course, the dip! Really looking forward to seeing some of the other shots in due course……thanks again.
“Thank you for all of your help and such ...Read more
Joe Pike, pianist
September 26, 2016
Pianist Joe Pike’s playing at the Orchardleigh wedding last weekend really made for a fantastic atmosphere. Great choices of songs and perfect for such a large venue.
Tara & Richard at Orchardleigh House
September 25, 2016
Today was my first visit to Orchardleigh House just outside Frome, for Tara and Richard’s wedding. Lots of guests, the lovely atmosphere, laughs and special readings by dear friends of the couple made for a very special celebration.
After a five minute drive through the seemingly endless estate, you are confronted by this chateau-like Victorian marvel. Beautiful grounds ...Read more
Jenny & Kevin at The Tithe Barn
September 3, 2016
Well, could it have rained any harder? But nothing dampened the enthusiasm of the groom (Kevin) and his beautiful bride (Jenny) and all their lovely guests. Worried that guests trapped in the Tithe Barn might not hear the ceremony but we managed to squeeze as many as we could into the mini ‘marquee’. So much ...Read more
Wedding Photo I-Spy?
July 7, 2016
I really like the idea of a photo I-Spy.
Now to provide disposable cameras or use instagram?
Thanks from Craig and Amanda
June 19, 2016
Thank you so much for conducting our ceremony yesterday we couldn’t have done it without you. It was perfect, and your register was amazing. We had nothing but great reviews from our family & friends on the ceremony.
Craig and Amanda at Colliters Brook Farm
June 18, 2016
Thanks to Craig and Amanda for the lovely photos of their wedding at Colliters Brook Farm. The weather held off and so Amanda and her father managed to arrive on horseback, which was such an important part of her wedding day plans. The barn looked wonderful and seated 60 guests comfortably. Craig and Amanda wrote ...Read more