Bond Marquees

For 20 years Bond Marquees have being providing superb marquees throughout the UK, each tailored to precise customer requirements. Their ‘secret weapon’ is Simon Bond who  designs each with a unique style and atmosphere. Superb attention to detail with the highest quality build – – –  just great marquees.

Go to www.bondmarquees.co.uk

or call Simon on 01332 864128 or e-mail enquiries@bondmarquees.co.uk

 

Detton Hall

Where: In the wonderfully undulating countryside in deepest Worcestershire.. miles and miles from anywhere.

What: A lovely lawn next to a small lake both perched on the edge of a wide rolling green vista. Lots of space for your own marquee or Tipi, or the venue can organise one for you. The Medieval manor house lies behind you.

Weddings: Not licensed yet, but watch this space.

Who: Call Tanya on 01299 271832, or e-mail enquiries@dettonhall.co.uk.

Web:  www.dettonhall.co.uk/

 

 

 

Tabley House

 Where: Set in quintessential English parkland, about 3 minutes from junction 19 of the M6.

What: A Georgian mansion overlooking a rural scene, with lakes, trees, sheep and more green.

Weddings: You can get married in one of two rooms and have your drinks and canapés in the Portico Room, or on the steps, or on the front lawn. You can then eat in your own marquee across the fields. No restrictions on who you use for catering either.

Who: Contact the administrator in the first instance at  01565 750151 or e-mail tableyhouse@btinternet.com,

Web: www.tableyhouse.co.uk

Garthmyl Hall

Where: In a lush valley just west of Welshpool.

What: A wonderful, newly renovated mansion built in 1859, with 10 bedrooms, including a stunning bridal suite. There is even a boat you can use on the lake, a stunning walled garden and a cellar bar. You get exclusive use of the whole place for the weekend.

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Weddings: The venue features several locations which are licensed for weddings.

Who: Julia Pugh will look after you from booking through to saying goodbye the day after. Highly experienced in all wedding matters and always calm, collected and uber-responsive. E-mail her at Julia@garthmylhall.co.uk or call 07716 763567.

Web: www.garthmylhall.co.uk

Create your own wedding website (Free)

Now then, this is a GREAT idea we’ve just stumbled across.. create your own wedding website.. its totally FREE too, and they look wonderful – an amazing way to communicate with your guests everything you want them to know – This is what they say..

◦Completely free to use
◦Fully customisable
◦Quick and easy to create and manage
◦50 gorgeous templates to choose from
◦Create your own custom pages.
◦Online RSVP facility
◦Integrated wedding gift list
◦Venue maps
◦Hotel recommendations
◦No advertising on your site.

Go to www.gettingmarried.co.uk  and take it from there.

Whiston Village Hall

What and Where. In the rolling hills between Cheadle and Ashbourne is the compact village of Whiston, and just on the fringes of the village, perched on the edge of a magnificent green valley is their amazing village hall. Its a huge modern structure built into the hill-side with masses of parking, a vast main hall, committee rooms (perfect for drinks if its wet outside), a bar and a kitchen.

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Weddings. Not licensed for wedding ceremonies, but a wonderful venue for your wedding reception.

Who. To book the hall call 01538 266711 or e-mail bookings@whistonvillagehall.co.uk

Web: Great modern website at www.whistonvillagehall.co.uk

Swainsley Farm

Where: perched halfway up the amazing Manifold Valley in the deepest depths of darkest Derbyshire.. superb views.

 

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What: The Snook family have converted their stone farm complex into an idyllic holiday hide-away, and are now offering a marquee site that fits neatly into the complex as well. Lots of wonderful accommodation for the wedding party and a level, dry marquee site with power and water.

Weddings: Not licensed – – yet!!

Who: Contact Chris or Liz Snook on 01298 84530

Web: www.swainsleyfarm.co.uk

Fentham Hall

Where: Just outside Solihull in the village of Hampton-in-Arden.

What: A huge Victorian Meeting Hall, with modern facilities attached. There are toilets, furniture, a huge car park, a bar and a massive main hall that will seat 200.. plus a lovely sun-terrace with superb views across open countryside, and (most important of all) a GREAT kitchen that Kemp & Kemp can use.

Weddings: Licensed for weddings. A perfect reception location where you can make your mark without spending money on the things that no-one sees, like power supplies, toilets and a kitchen.

Who: Contact the caretaker Janice on 01675 442633, or e-mail info@georgefenthamtrust.org.uk

Web: For more go to www.georgefenthamtrust.org.uk

Whitbourne Hall

Where: The rolling hills west of Worcester.

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What: A listed country house from the mid-Victorian period, complete with marble stairs, a portico, Italian Gardens, lakes, terraces.

Weddings: Not licensed for weddings but everything else is superbly catered for. Your choice of caterer, use your own wine and NO CORKAGE.

Who: Call Heather on 01886 821165, or e-mail her on weddings@whitbournehall.com

Web: www.whitbournehall.com

The Crafted Pizza Company

Matt and Neil have a wood fired pizza oven in their trailer and make delicious pizza in front of your eyes. Its so good that at the Osmaston Wedding Fayre on Sunday 26th April, they sold out – so we didn’t taste any..  BUT the smell was totally AMAZING.

Perfect for your evening food. Call them on either 07731 427626 or 07758 217491  or e-mail thecraftedpizzacompany@gmail.com