Reading Room

The Reading Room is our way of keeping you up-to-date with the latest event industry news, views and opinions. Here you can keep abreast of emerging trends, gain valuable industry insights and benefit from advice and tips from industry experts.

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Last Minute Wedding Planning Checklist

It's just a matter of weeks now until your big day, have you remembered[..]

Real Wedding: Becky and Richard's Story

Becky and Richard held their Harry Potter themed weddng at Woodside in[..]

Real Wedding: Emma and Ben's Story

Our very own Reservations Consultant Emma, and her partner Ben married[..]

Real Wedding: Luisa and Stephen's Story

Luisa and Stephen celebrated their Christmas themed winter wedding at[..]

Real Wedding: Sarah and Jon's Story

Sarah and Jon married at Highgate House in August 2016. Read about[..]

Real Wedding: Samantha and Daniel's Story

Samantha and Daniel held their winter wedding at Highgate House in[..]

7 Tips for Planning an Outdoor Wedding

If you’ve always dreamt of tying the knot outside, read our top tips[..]

Real Wedding: Laura and Callum's Story

Laura and Callum married at Highgate House in June 2016. The couple[..]

10 tips for the Perfect Wedding Table Plan

We’re often told by our brides that one of the most stressful parts of[..]

Real Wedding: Leanne and Kyle's Story

Leanne and Kyle celebrated their special day at Highgate House in April[..]

How to Deal with Rain on Your Wedding Day

If you’re anything like every other bride on the planet, during the[..]

Top Tips for Choosing your Wedding Stationery

Wedding invitations and stationery set the tone for your special day[..]

Real Wedding: Kellie and Jonathan’s Story

After a romantic Indian Ocean proposal, Kellie and Jonathan celebrated[..]

Real Wedding: Laura and Chris’s Story

Laura and Chris married in October 2014 at Highgate House. The couple[..]

Real Wedding: Sarah and Mike’s Story

After a romantic New York proposal, Sarah and Mike married at Highgate[..]

Real Wedding: Sinead and Matt's Story

Sinead and Matt had a fun filled wedding at Woodside in August, packed[..]

Top Wedding Trends

Now more than ever, couples are looking for ways to personalise their[..]

A Registrar or Civil Celebrant for your Wedding?

Independent Civil Celebrant, Tracy Jones, discusses the choices you may[..]

How to Choose your Wedding Music

Bob and Barry from Vintage Music share their top wedding tips about how[..]

5 Ways to Personalise your Wedding

Looking for ways to make your wedding personal to you both? It’s all in[..]


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