Reading Room

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Free Ebook: How to Have a Stress Free Wedding

Our essential bride guide will ensure you have a stress-free day.

How to Organise the Perfect Hen Party

Planning a hen party? Read our top tips on how to give the bride a good send off!

Where you Should and Shouldn't Save Costs on your Wedding Day

Where you should and shouldn't save costs on your wedding day.

Meet our Wedding Planner - Highgate House

Meet our wedding planner at Highgate House in Northamptonshire, Siobhan Shand-Liddle.

Last Minute Wedding Planning Checklist

Here's our last minute checklist for those precious few weeks of wedding planning.

Real Wedding: Becky and Richard's Story

Becky and Richard celebrated thieir Harry Potter wedding at Woodside in Warwickshire in[..]

Real Wedding: Emma and Ben's Story

Emma and Ben celebrated their wedding at Highgate House, Northamptonshire in July 2016.

Real Wedding: Luisa and Stephen's Story

Luisa and Stephen celebrated their winter wedding at Woodside in December.

Real Wedding: Sarah and Jon's Story

Sarah and Jon celebrated their wedding at Highgate House in August.

Real Wedding: Samantha and Daniel's Story

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

7 Tips for Planning an Outdoor Wedding

Always dreamt of tying the knot outside? Read our top tips for planning an outdoor[..]

Real Wedding: Laura and Callum's Story

Laura and Callum celebrated their wedding at Highgate House, Northamptonshire in June[..]

10 tips for the Perfect Wedding Table Plan

Top tips on how to create the perfect wedding table plan.

Real Wedding: Leanne and Kyle's Story

Leanne and Kyle celebrated their wedding at Highgate House in April 2016.

How to Deal with Rain on Your Wedding Day

Photographer Jon Thorne shares his top tips about how to deal with rain on your wedding[..]

Top Tips for Choosing your Wedding Stationery

Nicola from Wee Bizzum, shares her top tips for ordering your wedding stationery.

Real Wedding: Kellie and Jonathan’s Story

Kellie and Jonathan celebrated their wedding at Highgate House on Valentine’s Day 2016.

Real Wedding: Laura and Chris’s Story

Laura and Chris celebrated their wedding in October 2014 at Highgate House.

Real Wedding: Sarah and Mike’s Story

Sarah and Mike celebrated their wedding in November 2015 at Highgate House.

Real Wedding: Sinead and Matt's Story

Sinead and Matt held their wedding reception at Woodside in August 2015.

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