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The Wedding Show celebrates 15th Anniversary

Exhibitors share changes they have witnessed over the last 15 years 

Weddings will never go out of fashion - but the trends and traditions are forever changing. From dress styles and venue choices, to room decor and invitations, new ideas pop-up all the time and the options are endless.

Bride: The Wedding Show exhibits over 150 North-West suppliers, showcasing the latest crazes and styles, making it easier for brides-to-be to make those big decisions. As the show is returning to Tatton Park to celebrate its 15th anniversary, the exhibitors have given an exclusive insight into the changes they’ve noticed appear and develop over the last 15 years in the wedding industry.

Bunch of Prizes for Bride-to-Be

bride to be Hana Khan catches bouqet to win prizes from Bride The Wedding Show at Tatton Park

Cheshire Girl, Hana Khan wins her wedding at Bride Bouquet Toss 

Brides-to-be gathered at Tatton Park on Saturday 3 December for a bouquet toss hosted by bride: The Wedding Show. Up for grabs – quite literally - for the bride who caught the bouquet was a package that included the wedding cake, bridal bouquet, a photobooth, wedding vehicle, tipi honeymoon suite, 50% discount off hire of Tatton Park as a wedding venue – and much more! 

The lucky bride who won this fantastic package was Cheshire girl Hana Khan. Having been proposed to less than a month ago in Dubai, by long-term best friend and boyfriend of four years Jonathan Collins, the pair are now set to wed in September 2017. 

The AASHNI + CO Wedding Show, London

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The Indian wedding industry is growing at an extraordinary rate of up to 30% and is currently valued at over £12 billion.  With January historically being the peak time of year that summer brides and grooms in the UK browse for and select their wedding attire; the AASHNI + CO Wedding Show makes a magnificent return to the UK on Sunday, 8th January 2017 at The Dorchester Hotel, Park Lane, London.

The AASHNI + CO Wedding Show highlights the latest bridal, occasion wear and couture collections from some of the finest contributors to the Indian and Pakistani design spectrum who will descend upon London, an existing hot spot for world culture and design, to present their latest bridal and couture collections.

The National Wedding Show Spring 2017 dates for your diary

Manchester Central 11th – 12th February 2017 London Olympia 17th – 19th February 2017 Birmingham NEC 3rd – 5th March 2017

The UK’s biggest wedding show will return to London, Birmingham and Manchester in spring 2017 set to showcase sensational feature areas, an inspiring catwalk show and 300 plus industry leaders. Specialising in everything from bespoke wedding gowns and hand-finished accessories to exquisite flowers and extraordinary cakes; The National Wedding Show is the ultimate destination for bride- to-be and her wedding party.

For more information visit The National Wedding Show -www.nationalweddingshow.co.uk

The ‘big day’ for your big day - The North West Wedding Fair

The ‘big day’ for your big day - The North West Wedding Fair

 

The North West Wedding Fair, the biggest and best established wedding show in the region. In its eighth edition, bringing together the finest collection of wedding suppliers and experts from Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire and beyond. Every detail is covered from bridalwear to favours, cakes to cars, entertainment to venues, photography to florists, bridesmaid dresses to hair and beauty, venue dressing to menswear…and everything in between.

On top of the huge range of quality exhibitors covering all of your wedding needs, there are some fabulous features to leave you buzzing with ideas for your big day. A day out at The North West Wedding Fair will give you all of this and much more:

How to get to the North West Wedding Fair?

 

EventCity is conveniently located close to the M6, M62, M56 and M60 and is easily accessible by car, as well as being well connected via public transport too.

Arriving By Car

EventCity is extremely easy to get to by car due to being located close to the M6, M62, M56 and M60. If travelling from the M60 North take Junction 10 for the B5214 and follow signs for EventCity and from the M60 South take Junction 9 for the A5081 and follow signs for Barton Dock Road.

If you have a SATNAV, use the postcode M17 8AS.

There is also free parking all day, once you’ve reached EventCity, there are over 11,500 free car parking spaces to choose from.

Arriving By Train:

The North West Wedding Fair is back for Autumn, with everything you need for your wedding all under one roof.

The show brings you the finest collection of over 180 wedding suppliers and experts from your area. Try, buy, book and hire all you need for your perfect day.

Every detail is covered; from venues to favours, transport to catering, stationery to cakes, and much more. There are also beautiful catwalk shows with stunning gowns for every style and budget, free expert workshops and live entertainment acts.

For the ultimate in wedding show experiences, treat yourself to a day out to remember. Enjoy FastTrack entry to the show, pick up your bridal beauty tote from Benefit Cosmetics, sip on some bubbly and then make your way to your reserved seating at the popular catwalk shows.

Getting the goddess treatment in Barbados

Goddess Acumen Mullins Beach, Barbados

Ready to carve out some ‘me-time’ in the Caribbean? We find out more about the Abundant Goddess & Yoga Retreats which will be held in Barbados, 8-16th October 2016 and 29th April-7th May 2017.

One of the busiest times of your life will undoubtedly be the period in which you organise your wedding. You have to be firing on all cylinders to deal with the myriad tasks demanding your attention, but even the most organised bride-to-be can start to feel a little lacklustre as the months (even years) of planning begin to take their toll.


Wedding Fair at The Post House - Free Admission

Wedding Fair at The Post House, 35 Greengate Street, Stafford, ST16  2HZ

On Sunday 4th September  2016, 11am til 3pm, Free Admission,

A Free Glass of Champagne on arrival, Free Goody Bag containing Free Makeup items worth 30 Pounds

Free Prize Draw to win  200 pounds, Pre register by emailing sparklingdayevents@gmail.com, Our Website is sparklingdayevents.com, Email sparklingdayevents@gmail.com

tel Jane 07878565699

How to Find the BEST Wedding Shows near you!

Planning a perfect wedding isn’t easy.  Savvy Brides-to-be take care to pick out the best shows with the best exhibitors and the most variety.

When you’re thinking about which wedding shows to visit you don’t want to see the same 10 or 20 exhibitors everywhere you go. You’ll want to have up to 80 stands to choose from, exhibiting everything you could want for your perfect wedding.

Whoop! Events run wedding shows across the East Midlands and North West in beautiful venues. Their shows have up to 80 stands packed with wedding loveliness, great products and fabulous bargains!

Could this former monastery be your perfect wedding venue?

historic Stanbrook Abbey Hotel in Worcestershire grade II listed Pugin Abbey

Brides, grooms and their wedding parties are being invited to take a tour of the historic Stanbrook Abbey Hotel in Worcestershire later this month at the venue’s upcoming wedding fayre. Once home to a closed order of Benedictine nuns, the stunning grade II listed Pugin Abbey will be opening its doors on Sunday, May 29th to future husbands and wives so they can explore the venue and its extensive grounds at their leisure. 

During the day the hotel’s wedding coordinators will be on hand to answer any questions and offer advice and top tips to the brides-to-be.

What goes on at Murder Mystery Party?

What goes on at Murder Mystery Party?

What can be a more unique and unusual birthday present than a murder mystery weekend?

Imagine attending a social dinner where a fictional murder occurs. One moment, people are enjoying the food and interactions, the next moment they are caught up in a murder mystery party.

These events have grown in popularity over the years and can provide entertainment and suspense for people of all ages. Guests and attendees all become part of the show as the story unfolds around their dinner table and the premises.