Venues

Finding a wedding venue should be on the top of your to-do list (after finding your dream dress, of course!) Your venue will undoubtedly take the biggest chunk of your budget, so it’s got to be perfect! So how do you make sure you’ve found the perfect place?

You’ll find lots of top tips and expert advice among our planning advice below, but get cracking – the best venues can get booked up to a year in advance so pencil in that date asap!

Simply choose from our ‘Wedding Venues’ posts below to start planning your wedding like a pro.

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You Can Now Officially Get Married at Fortnum & Mason

Weddings at The Chapel of Love at Fortnum & Mason Tea lovers rejoice, as London's famous purveyor of luxury goods and groceries has opened it's...
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Stoke Park Review: A Celeb-Worthy Retreat With an A List Reputation

Wedding Ideas sample the highlife as our online editor escapes to Stoke Park to find out if the luxury hotel and spa is worthy...

Reasons to secure your wedding venue ahead of the New Year...

If you’re reading this article then you’re probably newly engaged, so huge congratulations to you both! You’ve got a really exciting time ahead of...

15 Wedding Details You Haven’t Thought Of Yet

We've seen a lot of beautiful weddings in our time, but sometimes the little wedding details really stand out. We picked some of our...

Top 23 UK Winter Wedding Venues

Ever dreamt of a winter wedding? For when summer is long gone and the nights draw in, there's plenty of romance to be found...
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You can now Officially get Married at the Natural History Museum

London’s most iconic museum has gained its Civil Marriages and Civil Partnerships license  so you can now legally get married at the Natural History...
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Fall in Love with ‘the Loveliest Castle in the World’

Sponsored Content Rising majestically from the still waters of its historic moat, the 900-year-old Leeds Castle in Kent is an idyllic setting for the most...
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Edible Wedding Favours Your Guests Will Love

We've scoured the web and our real-life wedding galleries to bring you some seriously scrumptious edible wedding favours guaranteed to get your guests nibbling. Edible...
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Wedding Trees: Dress Your Wedding With Artificial Trees

Do you envision your wedding with plenty of florals and greenery? Looking for vibrant cherry blossoms or a statement standalone tree? These things don't...

Styling a Barn Venue for Your Wedding Day

Wedding stylist Not Your Average I Do was called in to transform a working barn venue into the perfect summertime wedding location for Tom...

Wedding Timings: What Time of day is Best for my Wedding?

You probably want your wedding day to last for as long as possible because, chances are, it’s going to whizz by all too quickly!...

12 of the Most Romantic Wedding Venues

If you're dreaming of your very own happily-ever-after that's straight out of a fairytale, one of these romantic wedding venues is sure to fit...
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How to Make Sweet Tree Centrepieces for Your big day

If you and your partner are a crafty couple, why not have a go at making your own sweet tree centrepieces for your wedding...
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What Your Bride Wants to Hear in Your Groom’s Speech

There's a lot of pressure on the groom to write the perfect wedding speech. But what does your new wife really want to hear...

20 Amazing Table Plans to Suit Your Wedding Theme

If there's one thing that everyone's guaranteed to look at during your wedding reception, it's the table plan! It's also the biggest piece of...

Speech Guide: The Traditional Running Order of Wedding Speeches

Confused about the running order of speeches for your wedding day? Expert speech writer Lawrence Bernstein tells us who, traditionally, should speak first. Here's your guide...

Barn Wedding Decor: How to Style It

No wedding is ever the same and we're always pleasantly surprised to see how each bride incorporates their ideas. Barn weddings specifically tend to...
12 Days of Wedding Planning: Reception Décor

12 Days of Wedding Planning: Reception Décor

If you followed our advice earlier on in the 12 days of wedding planning, you'll have chosen a venue that will work with your...
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12 Days of Wedding Planning: Your Wedding Theme

Your wedding theme will help to make your wedding day stand out. Everyone wants a memorable wedding, right? One that leaves your guests talking for weeks....

12 Days of Wedding Planning: Find Your Venue

Now your budget is in the bag, you know what you’ve got to spend on your ceremony and reception space. It’s time to get...