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February 2016

South Farm

 

Valentine Special Offer

 

To get in the mood for the month of romance we have a great Valentine Special Offer! Any remaining weekday dates in May, June and July 2016 now have 50% off the venue hire, which means a total saving of £1025 off your wedding! Please note this offer is only available until the end of February 2016.  Please get in touch for more details. 

 

Please contact info@south-farm.co.uk for more details or see our availability calendar.

 

  

 

Located on the Cambridgeshire/Hertfordshire borders yet only 50 minutes from London, South Farm is a lovingly restored Grade-II listed country house.  Set in 20 acres of landscaped grounds and beautiful gardens surrounded by a smallholding, the main house adjoins a courtyard of lovingly restored timber framed barns, granaries and stables.

Providing a magical venue for your wedding whatever the weather, South Farm is licensed to hold ceremonies either outside in the beautiful Summer House, or in a number of stunning indoor options.  Exclusively yours for the duration of your wedding the detailed planning and exceptional service will ensure you and your guests enjoy your wedding to the full.

 

 

The prize-winning menus on offer at South Farm take full advantage of the 200 varieties of fruit and vegetables grown on-site along with home-reared pork and free-range eggs.  However, if you have special dishes you would like to introduce the chefs will happily work with you to devise a bespoke menu. 

 

 

Varied accommodation provides your guests with a number of options ranging from superb family suites and en-suite double bedrooms to enchanting Romany caravans or camping in one of the paddocks.  South Farm is a truly unique wedding venue. 

 

 

 

 The website is refreshingly transparent and gives details of the venue, prices, menus, availability and much more at www.south-farm.co.uk

 

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South Farm

Shingay-cum-Wendy

Royston

Cambridgeshire

SG8 0HR

T: 01223 207581

F: 01223 208771

E: info@south-farm.co.uk

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File & Forge Jewellery School

 

 

Make your own Wedding Rings

At File and Forge you can create your very own wedding rings, we offer one day workshops for couples who want to make their own wedding rings, whilst creating lasting memories.

Prior to your workshop we will be in contact with you to book a date suitable for you, discuss your ring requirements and offer advise.

Our workshop is located in a beautiful rural location with plenty of free parking and local friendly pubs nearby. Refreshments will be on offer throughout the day and celebrate with a glass of bubbly at the end.

Your day will include one to one tutoring from one of our teachers (Sally or Emma) on how to make a silver ring, covering all the basic skills you will need. Before progressing onto the metal of your choice.

Your rings will need to be hallmarked, please allow up to 2 weeks for this.

Quotes and prices can be tailored to your ring requirements. Approx prices are below, based on ladies size O 3mm and men's size W 6mm. Please book at least 2 weeks in advance to allow us to order the correct metal.

Silver - £290 for 2 wedding rings.
9ct - £680 for 2 wedding rings.
18ct - £1,400 for 2 wedding rings.

To book a class please email info@fileandforge.co.uk  or call 07860749299 / 01992 551 099


File & Forge Jewellery School

Is located in the rural setting of Hatfield Heath on the Hertfordshire and Essex border.

Come and learn to make your own jewellery with classes for beginners through to advanced students. Our groups are small, with a maximum of 6 students, so ensuring everyone receives plenty of support and guidance.

We, Emma and Sally, are both experienced jewellers and tutors with a total of over 27 years of jewellery making experience between us. We offer a variety of programmes from one-day taster sessions to advanced courses over a number of weeks and would like to share our jewellery making skills with you.

 

File & Forge Jewellery School

Unit 14

Heath View

Pond Lane

Hatfield Heath

Essex

CM22 7AB

07860749299 - 01992 551 099 

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Louisianna’s lodge

 

 

Louisianna’s lodge is set on a farm on the outskirts of York, with fantastic views of the countryside and peaceful location, yet in easy commuting distance of all local amenities.

We cater for groups up to 20 in our farmhouse & lodge, plus our land can be used for extra guests camping.

Our accommodation includes a private bar, BBQ hut, hot tub, pool table, lounge, host/mixologist and bathroom/kitchen facilities.

We offer catered and self catered stays, packages for groups and entertainment for special events.

 

 

 

Here at Louisianna’s lodge we have the facilities to make the party truly unforgettable. We have a selection of options that we can be flexible with to cater for your needs. Have an idea of your own, tell us! We promise to do our utmost to be able to accommodate your party wishes. Mad hatter tea parties, foot golf or cocktail training are just a small selection of activities we have on offer

 

 

 

The Ultimate Hen Party

Hot tub, champagne, cocktails and your favourite people on your hen weekend – what could be better??

 


 

 

Stag Party Packages

These lads can testify that they had a great stag weekend here at Louisianna’s lodge.

 

 

 

Louisianna’s lodge

07812 212825

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Wedding Checklist

We have provided you with a check list for you to follow. This will make things easier with clear step by step points of what is needed to be done and at what stage on the run up to your wedding. Knowing where you are against time will allow you to plan ahead saving a mad dash panic towards the later stages.

 

 

18 MONTHS

Announce your engagement

Choose the type of ceremony you would like

Decide on what theme you would like

Set your budget 

Look at your venue options

 

12 MONTHS

Book your chosen venue

Set your wedding date

Choose bridesmaids and ask them

Write out your guest list

Arrange the wedding licence and registrar

Book the registrar and the time of the ceremony

Create a scrap book and start collecting any ideas that you love

Start looking around and trying on dresses to find the dress that you love

 

9 MONTHS

Book the caterer

Book the florist

Order the cake

Order your dress

Buy your stationary

Book your mobile bar

Book your music and entertainment

Book your photographer

 

6 MONTHS

Choose your bridesmaids' dress

Choose men's outfits

Book transport

Book your honeymoon

Have a dress fitting 

Book a hairdresser and make-up artist

Select Your readings

Reserve hotel and accommodation for yourself and guests

 

3 MONTHS

Buy the wedding weddings rings

Order your wedding favours

Have a make-up and hair trial

Create a seating plan 

Arrange what venue decorations you will have

Send out wedding invitations

Buy your wedding lingerie

 

 

2 MONTHS

Make your gift list

Confirm the menu

Confirm the registry office booking

Confirm photographer

 

1 MONTH

Write your vows

Give the venue a copy of your supplier contacts

Have a final dress fitting

Run through ushers' and best man duties

Hold stag and hen parties

Buy thank you gifts 

 

WEEK BEFORE

Have a spray tan

Pack for your honeymoon

Confirm times and places with key wedding contacts

Reconfirm wedding numbers with your venue

Hold a wedding rehearsal at the venue where the ceremony is taking place

Arrange for the cake and flowers to be delivered

 

DAY BEFORE

Have a manicure and pedicure

Help decorate the venue

Take your luggage to the venue ready for your honeymoon

Get to bed early so your fresh for the big day tomorrow 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cotswold Water Park Four Pillars Hotel

 

From the moment you make your enquiry to the end of your special day, we will ensure that you receive the personal service and attention to detail that Four Pillars Hotels are renowned for. Our experienced wedding co-ordinators will offer all the help and advice you need and ensure that everything runs smoothly on the big day.

We have seven rooms that are licensed for Cotswolds civil ceremonies. All seven rooms have floor to ceiling windows overlooking the lake, providing a truly romantic backdrop.

After the wedding ceremony, enjoy a celebration to remember. Whether you are dreaming of a small, intimate gathering, or a large wedding reception for all your family and friends, we have a room to suit you. Our two main suites, Kingfisher and Mallard benefit from spectacular views across the lake, the Mallard suite can accommodate 200 people and the Kingfisher suite 250. Additionally a marquee can be hired in which can accommodate up to 500 guests and provides a picturesque outdoor wedding venue for Cotswolds wedding receptions.

Our expert chefs have devised a mouth-watering selection of dishes using only the finest ingredients. Special requests can often be catered for if you have a particular favourite meal that you would like to include in your big day.

 

 

 

              

 

 

The central Cotswolds location makes the hotel easy to reach from many surrounding areas, including Gloucestershire, Bristol, Cheltenham, Oxfordshire, the Midlands and Swindon.

 

Cotswold Water Park Four Pillars Hotel

Lake 6, Spine Rd E, South Cerney, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 5FP

01285 864000  

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Artfull Splodgers

Artfull Splodgers is founded and run by mother of four Nikki Lacey (NNEB).
We are Ofsted registered and run strictly to all regulations for mobile crèches.

Our trained staff will transform a room or marquee into a fully equipped,safe and fun filled child friendly environment.


Our crèches can cater for ages 0-12yrs and are tailor made to suite the ages of your younger guests making your day fun for everyone.


Min 2hrs booking timings are totally flexible to your needs even if your day runs late we will be happy to stay.


We can cover any part of your wedding day:
* You and your guests getting ready
* The service
* Photos and drinks
* Meal and speeches
* Till late when your reception ends
* The morning after if you need us

 

Areas we cover are the whole of the UK.
You and your guests can relax and enjoy your special day in peace knowing the children are having fun in a happy and safe environment,allowing your Wedding day to run smoothly.


Happy kids means Happy parents!

 

TEL- 01245 225841

E-MAIL - mail@artfullsplodgers.com

www.artfullsplodgers.com

 

 
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