Ceremony and Reception

Your wedding venue will be the backdrop to your whole day so you want to find a place that’s perfect for you. Our guides to the best wedding venues in the UK will help you narrow down theme, location, and size. Then we’ve got all the finer details of your day covered, like wedding readings and decoration ideas. With a little help from us, you’ll soon be saying “I do” at your dream venue.

Ceremony and Reception

Wedding Colour Schemes: 15 Beautiful Palettes for Every Season

We reveal the beautiful colour combinations you need to consider. These wedding colour schemes will work for spring, summer, autumn and winter, from a fresh take on pretty pastels to the boldest brights. Get ready to find your perfect palette!

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

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Everything You Need to Know About Arranging a Civil Ceremony

Ready to get legally wed? We explain everything you need to know to arrange a civil wedding ceremony in the UK, from venues to costs - and what actually happens on the day

By Hannah Davies, 21/09/20

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Unusual Wedding Food Ideas Your Guests Will Love

Amaze your guests with these unusual wedding food ideas - but be warned, this article will make you feel hungry!

By Hannah Davies, 20/09/20

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Small Wedding Venues in Essex: 15 of the Best

Sometimes you just can't beat an intimate wedding and these small wedding venues in Essex make for the perfect settings.

By Emily Deane, 14/09/20

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Handfasting Ceremonies Are Seriously Popular - Here's How They Work

Everything you need to know about handfasting – from what it means to how to include it in your wedding day

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 01/09/20

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Multicultural Weddings: How Real Couples Merged Their Cultures on Their Wedding Day

Three couples explain how they organised their multicultural wedding days - if you’re combining cultures on your wedding day, this is the advice you need

By Anna Lao-Kaim, 15/08/20

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What to Expect at a Jewish Wedding: The Ceremony and Traditions Explained

If you’ve been invited to your first Jewish wedding, you’re in for one of the most beautiful, emotional and joy-filled days ever. Here’s everything you need to know.

By Eleanor Jones, 15/08/20

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The 15 Best Restaurant Wedding Venues in London for Foodie Couples

Calling all foodie couples! Where better to celebrate your marriage than in one of London's best restaurant wedding venues?

By Emily Deane, 13/08/20

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What to Expect at an Indian Wedding: The Ceremony and Traditions Explained

Attending a beautiful Indian wedding is an exciting prospect for any first-timer – from the fashion to the food, here’s what to expect and all of the traditions you need to know about.

By Eleanor Jones, 11/08/20

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15 of the Best Wedding Venues in Edinburgh

From iconic Victorian buildings to chic and modern hotels, there's something for everyone in this beautiful Scottish city.

By Emily Deane, 10/08/20

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A Luxe, Modern, Blush Pink and Gold Destination Wedding at Elixir Ibiza + a Berta Gown

Denise and Marco's glamorous and modern Ibizan celebration was serious destination wedding goals.

By Emily Deane, 05/08/20

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The Complete Wedding Ceremony Guide: How to Plan the Order of Your Ceremony

Whether you're having a traditional wedding ceremony or want something alternative, here's everything you need to know about what happens and what you're expected to do

By Helen Pye, 25/07/20

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The 20 Best Modern Wedding Venues in the UK

If you're looking for a contemporary setting for your special day, one of these venues could be your perfect match

By Helen Pye, 24/07/20

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A Colourful, Rustic Barn Wedding at Dewsall Court with Scottish Touches

Colourful wildflowers, a rustic barn and plenty of Scottish touches made Deepa and Paul's wedding day unique.

By Emily Deane, 23/07/20

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23 of the Best Hotel Wedding Venues in London

Hotel wedding venues make wedding planning easy, so it's no wonder they're such a popular choice. Here are the best hotel wedding venues in the capital

By Emily Deane, 16/07/20

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New Wedding Venues: 15 of the Best New Wedding Venues to Say ‘I Do’

On the hunt for a brand new wedding venue? Something totally unique that hardly anyone else has been married in? You're in for a treat!

By Sophie Cockett, 16/07/20