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Weddings

  • Modern take on true romance

    Modern take on true romance

    WEST DORSET: Sara Pascoe has been thinking a lot about love recently.

  • Congratulations: the fun starts now!

    Congratulations: the fun starts now!

    IF you’re reading this you’ve probably just got engaged, so congratulations!

  • La Traviata from the 2013 Dorset Opera Festival

    Local and International Singers Join Opera Fest

    Local singers will be joining talent from around the world at this year’s Dorset Opera Festival.

  • Kate Smith and Frazer Seed who were the first couple to get married at Bournemouth's wedding beach hut

    Location, location, location: how to find the right venue for your big day

    THE wedding venue is one of the first things you’ll book and is also arguably the most important.

  • The A to Z of getting married...

    The A to Z of getting married...

    IF you’re planning to get married this year, our A to Z Wedding Guide could be a big help!

  • Dress: Benjamin Roberts.

    It's all about the wedding dress...

    Once your date has been set and the venues booked, the next thing to start thinking about is how you want to look on your big day.

  • A traditional tiered affair or individual cupcakes - make the cake the centre piece of your reception

    A traditional tiered affair or individual cupcakes - make the cake the centre piece of your reception

    WHEN it comes to your cake, things can get pretty pricey.

  • Wedding planner: the countdown starts here!

    Wedding planner: the countdown starts here!

    YOUR wedding countdown starts here! There may seem like a million things to do, but with the help of our handy checklist, you won’t forget a thing!

  • The Groom: weddings aren't just for girls, you have a major role to play...

    The Groom: weddings aren't just for girls, you have a major role to play...

    Going shopping for your morning suit can be overwhelming, so it’s worth taking along a friend or family member who can offer you a second opinion.

  • Ideas for your honeymoon

    Make your honeymoon as memorable as your wedding

    After all the stress of organising your dream wedding, you’ll want to make sure your honeymoon is just as memorable.

  • The car: make sure you arrive in style...

    The car: make sure you arrive in style...

    It seems like such a simple affair, but arranging the wedding transport can be one of the biggest nightmares.

  • With this ring... how to choose your wedding rings

    With this ring... how to choose your wedding rings

    If you don’t already have a trusted jeweller, ask around for suggestions. Look for a retailer with an excellent reputation.

  • Bridal beauty: look and feel a million dollars on your big day...

    Bridal beauty: look and feel a million dollars on your big day...

    Indulge in a little "me time" and enjoy the beauty preparations for your big day...

  • Booking the wedding photographer: because memories are made of great pictures

    Booking the wedding photographer: because memories are made of great pictures

    Booking your wedding photographer may not be high up on your list of priorities - but remember, these will be your memories of your big day.

  • Follow your nose when choosing wedding flowers

    When choosing the perfect wedding flowers just follow your nose...

    COLOUR is often considered the most important element of bridal flowers, but take time to think about the scent as well.

  • Dean Court

    Not the traditional type? here are Dorset's more unusual wedding venues...

    IF you want your wedding day to be truly unique, then there are several more unusual venues in Dorset which can provide a stunning setting for your nuptials.

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