Friday, 25 May 2018

Wedding Rehearsal Dinner

Rehearsal Dinner

Whilst in the USA Wedding Rehearsal Dinners are the 'norm', here in the UK they are optional.
An informal dinner immediately after the wedding rehearsal gives an opportunity for those involved with the wedding celebrations to relax and get acquainted before the big day.

Traditionally the groom's parents would host and pay for the event, but today many couples budget for it in their wedding planning and in some cases choose to host it themselves.

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Saturday, 19 May 2018


We know it's a Special Day today - for EVERY Bride and Groom who are exchanging their vows and dedicating their lives to one another.


Monday, 14 May 2018

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.

20th May 2018
Bristol Wedding Show
Ashton Gate Stadium

Ashton Road, Bristol BS3 2EJ
11am to 3pm
David or Emma 01275 331188

24th May 2018
Perrygrove Railway
Perrygrove Road, Coleford, Gloucestershire GL16 8QB
3pm to 9pm
David or Katherine 01594 834991

10th June 2018
The West Gloucestershire Wedding Show
Stonehouse Court Hotel

Bristol Road, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire GL10 3RA
11am to 3.30pm
Teresa 0843 2899 659

10th June 2018
Bristol Zoo SUMMER Special Wedding Fayre
Clifton Pavilion

College Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 3HA
11am to 3pm
David or Emma 01275 331188

24th June 2018
Hallmark Hotel Gloucester
Marlston Close, Robinswood Hill, Gloucester GL4 6EA
11am to 2pm
Bridgette Humphries 07770 590308

1st July 2018
The Bristol Wedding Show
Leigh Court

Abbots Leigh, Bristol BS8 3RA
11am to 3.30pm
Teresa 0843 2899 659

15th July 2018
Bath Racecourse at:
The Royal Crescent Suite Wedding Fayre

Lansdown, Bath BA1 9BU
11am to 3pm
David or Emma 01275 331188

22nd July 2018
Glenfall House
Mill Lane, Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire GL54 4EP
11am to 3pm
Lauren 01242 323889

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, 11 May 2018

Bride marries after crocodile attack

A bride walked down the aisle five days after her arm was ripped off by a crocodile.

Zanele Ndlovu, 25, and her British husband said it was a "miracle" that she survived the mauling on April 30 near Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe.

Read story here

Friday, 27 April 2018

Webbington Hotel & Spa

Ideally situated in the peaceful Somerset countryside, the BEST WESTERN Webbington Hotel and Spa, with a choice of nine different reception suites, is the perfect venue for your wedding ceremony and reception.

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Thursday, 26 April 2018

Walton Park Hotel - Clevedon

The Walton Park Hotel with its stunning cliffside location, is the ideal venue for your Special Wedding Day. Offering an impressive range of banqueting suites, suitable for small intimate family gatherings and large formal receptions, for up to 150 guests.

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Saturday, 21 April 2018

Chair Covers & Sashes

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

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Friday, 13 April 2018

Wedding Tips - Hen & Stag Parties.

One of the most traditionally planned events leading up to a wedding celebration will be Hen & Stag nights. When you have a wedding planned for the near future, you will usually want to have one last party or outing with your friends as a way to signify your last night of 'freedom' as a single person. Usually held a week before or the night before the actual day of the wedding, there have arisen many new ways to celebrate such a rite of passage.

Read more here

Friday, 6 April 2018

Honeymoon Destinations 2018

A survey carried out on the most popular honeymoon destinations for 2018 revealed the following results: View here

Saturday, 31 March 2018

Etiquette - The Flowers

The Flowers
Flowers are an important part of any wedding, traditional or otherwise, and have been used for decoration at weddings for centuries. Many people choose their flowers according to their symbolic meaning. For example azelias represent first love, snowdrops symbolise hope and lavender signifies devotion.
See other floral symbolic meanings here

Friday, 23 March 2018

Upcoming Wedding Fayres

Check out Wedding Fayres for this coming weekend - and get the latest information on up-coming Wedding Fayres in the County Bride areas of Bath, Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire.

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Saturday, 17 March 2018

Design your own Wedding Newspaper

Would you like to have a Wedding Newspaper covering all the events of YOUR wedding?

'Read all about it' here