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Hello and welcome Axes to Ashes; as featured LIVE on the BBC Breakfast News!

With the biggest (and best) mobile axe throwing range in the UK with nearly One Hundred 5 STAR Google Reviews we are clearly doing something right!

The company was founded by a Health & Safety Manager and as such, our professionalism and safety are second to none.

We have Axes to Ashes Dragon Axes® (which are Patented to us and no-one else in the world has them), we have Throwing Knives, Angel Axes and Tomahawks too - to suit all ages, strengths and abilities and is suitable for all ages from 4 years and over; to keep every member of your party entertained and excited.

We are based in Bury, Greater Manchester but we provide unforgettable entertainment for weddings, events, festivals, Hen Parties, Stag Dos and Foxy Parties all around the country.

So why choose Axes to Ashes for your wedding entertainment? Well...Once you've both said 'I do,' you'll probably be whisked off for newlywed photographs. This is where we come in; rather than your guests' sitting idly with their heads buried in the their phones or queuing at the bar for tequila slammers for a few hours; we get the whole family involved in a unique experience.

Axes to Ashes has three throwing range options:
The Full Range which is the biggest set-up, with up to 6 targets open to the elements.
The Axessible Range which is our sheltered 2-target set-up (which can be heated too)
The Axelings Range which is our throwing range suitable for children aged 4 and over

Each of the options are carefully managed by the Axes to Ashes team; providing tuition throughout the experience.

So make your wedding celebration stand out from the rest and while you're busy taking dreamy portraits with your new spouse, each of your loved ones will be striking a more exciting pose.

We can also arrange for both individual and group competitions; with amazing prizes (check out the Axes to Ashes Kitchen Axe™. We're fully insured and have participated in some of the biggest festivals and events nationwide. We take safety very seriously, so you can feel at ease putting your loved ones in our capable hands.

Then once you're back from your newly-wed photos; you too can take part in the action!

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Frequently asked questions

Type of entertainment offered:

For children
For adults
Other (Axe throwing. Knife throwing. Axelings Range (throwing equipment suitable for children of all ages))

What is included in the wedding package?

Throwing equipment. Targets. Full tuition and guidance. Set-up and take-down of throwing range

How far in advance should I contact you?

As soon as possible

What other services to you provide?

Other (Bushcraft school)

Are you able to travel?

Yes, national - however mileage charges and/or hotel fees may apply depending on distance travelled

Is there a charge for travelling?

Yes, a travel charge will be applicable outside of a 10 mile radius of BL0 9XF

Do you need specific materials or conditions to offer your service?


How long is the act?

A minimum of 1 hour

How much time do you need to prepare for an act?

1-3 hours depending on which services are required: Full Range; Axessible Range; Axelings Range or all 3

Do you work alone or do you have a team of professionals?

With a team

Do you do open-air acts?


Do you charge per hour or per event?

Per hour

If needed, would you be able to work extra hours?


How do you charge extra time?

It varies depending on which set-up(s)

What are the forms of payment?

Online. Card. Cash. Cheques
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Do you have any questions?

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