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Oct 20

Music Live Music DJs and Recorded Music – Plan my Wedding

Music Live Music DJs and Recorded Music – Plan my Wedding You need to think about music at the following times during the day (some of these times have specific titles and I have included approximate timings as a guide): (more…)

Oct 18

The Perfect Catering Drinks Catering paraphernalia – Plan my Wedding

Drinks – The Perfect Catering Drinks Catering paraphernalia – Plan my Wedding If you have opted for self-catering or outside caterers, you will probably be supplying your own drinks. Even if you’ve chosen in- house catering, some venues allow you to provide drinks either for free or at a price per bottle, known as corkage. There (more…)

Oct 16

Final Countdown Stag dos and hen Nights – Plan my Wedding

Final Countdown Stag dos and hen Nights – Plan my Wedding By now, everything should be planned to perfection – the venue and suppliers are booked, people have responded to the invitations, you are well into your health and wellbeing routine, and the details of the day are in place. This chapter covers (more…)

Oct 14

Legal and Financial Considerations – Plan my Wedding

Legal and Financial Considerations – Plan my Wedding This chapter covers a few key elements of administration that you need to set in motion ahead of your partnership ceremony. Some of them might seem a bit serious in amongst the fun parts of planning your big day, but they are well worth thinking about to make sure your finances are secure. Others are more fun, such as planning your honeymoon and deciding on wedding stationery. (more…)

Oct 12

Civil Ceremony in UK Scotland Northern Ireland and Legal Preliminaries

Civil Ceremony in UK Scotland Northern Ireland and Legal Preliminaries The options available will enable you to have the type of ceremony you wish at the location of your choice. You can either have a simple ceremony with just two witnesses or a ceremony where the bride is given away and bridesmaids/pageboys attend. You may have music and readings, but any with slight religious overtones need to be agreed with the Registrar before the day of (more…)

Oct 10

Entertainers Magicians Casino Roving artists Cabaret Fireworks – Plan my Wedding

Entertainers Magicians Casino Roving artists Cabaret Fireworks As well as music, you may want to have other forms of entertainment to keep your guests amused. This is particularly useful if there is a lull while official photographs are taken, or if you have a lot of children in the wedding party. It is also a way to enhance the theme of your wedding – for example, if you are having a Vegas-style wedding, set up a casino. Entertainment can (more…)

Oct 08

Decide on Catering Buffet Drinks Cakes – Plan my Wedding

Decide on Catering Buffet Drinks Cakes – Plan my Wedding There are three types of catering that you will want to consider for your wedding: self-catering, outside catering and in-house catering. The first can be done in your own home, or at a venue that you hire, such as a village hall or marquee. Outside caterers can be used in your own home or at any venue that allows them on their premises. However, most venues have their own (more…)

Oct 06

Overall Timetable Running Order Order of Ceremony Table plan – Plan my Wedding

Overall Timetable Running Order Order of Ceremony Table plan To make sure the day itself goes smoothly, I recommend: • An overall timetable (more…)

Oct 06

Book the Registrar in England Wales Scotland – Plan my Wedding

Book the Registrar in England Wales Scotland – Plan my Wedding You can tie the knot at a registry office, or any wedding venue in the UK that has a civil wedding licence, but wherever you decide to hold your ceremony, you have to ‘give notice’ of your intention to have a civil partnership at your local registry (more…)

Oct 04

Look into your Wedding Gift Lists – Plan my Wedding

Look into your Wedding Gift Lists – Plan my Wedding This may seem a bit premature, but you want to start thinking about a gift list in order to include information with your invitation. Gift lists are also known as wedding lists or wedding registry in the US. There are various options for your lists: • Items at a specific store, such as John Lewis (more…)