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A challenge for Humanist Weddings

A challenge for Humanist Weddings

  A legal challenge in the High Court on 6th and 7th July 2020 might give some welcome relief to couples who feel the current system is discriminatory. The landmark case is being supported by the charity, Humanist UK, who have campaigned on the ...

Post Lockdown Weddings in the UK

Post Lockdown Weddings in the UK

We didn't quite expect a summer like this one with wedding venues and religious buildings firmly shut to all ceremonies, and postponements being normal for most of 2020. And as we gradually move out of unprecedented times, a glimm ...

Service Announcement

Service Announcement

We are all reeling from the developments in recent days as the public health emergency in the UK and across the globe affects all our lives. Sadly, weddings and celebrations are now on hold. We do not yet know how this will develop and we aren't ...

Beware of Shattered Dreams

Beware of Shattered Dreams

  Many brides to be will be excited about shopping for their wedding dress and most will be turning to the internet to do their research. We hate to say this but buying a wedding dress from an image online over the internet is not always guaran ...

Beautiful the Bride

Beautiful the Bride

Pre-Wedding Beauty Tips for the Gorgeous Bride-To-Be. Whether it's walking down the aisle to your groom who's adoringly look at you or dancing the night away at the reception with your loved ones, your wedding is filled with wondrous moments ...

Rembo Styling is Here!

Rembo Styling is Here!

New in at Parham House Brides, Rembo styling designed to suit your own individual personality, are now in store at the bridal shop on Church Street, Dunster. We thought we would check out the new Rembo website and love their designer's tips, so ...

Weddings Shows 2019

Weddings Shows 2019

Getting down the aisle takes quite a bit of plannings and wedding shows, fayres or events held in wedding venues and exhibition halls around the UK are one of the best ways to meet new suppliers in the area you are getting hitched in!  Everythin ...

Budget signals Change to 1949 Marriage Act

Budget signals Change to 1949 Marriage Act

Proposals set to rewrite the rules of where and when couples can get married in England and Wales under the 1949 Marriage Act, were unveiled by Chancellor, Philip Hammond in the 2018 Budget last week. The announcement could mean more choice for coupl ...

Margot Bridal UK Launch

Margot Bridal UK Launch

One of Israel’s leading haute couture wedding gown designers, Margot Bridal, announce today a new UK Stockist, Parham House Brides - an award-winning bridal studio in the beautiful Medieval village of Dunster, on the edge of Exmoor in Somerset. ...

Wedding Shows 2018

Wedding Shows 2018

Shows and Events we are attending in 2018 Wedding Whispers can now be picked up at selected wedding shows and events around the region from January to July 2018. Love Actually Wedding Fayres and By Invitation Events will have the new spring iss ...

Sample Sales

Sample Sales

Grab a Bargain with Sample Sales Bridal shops in Somerset, Bristol and the southwest have a constant supply of beautiful wedding dresses to sell from the rail at a reduced price. Dresses sold off the rail are new and have not been worn but may have ...

Finding your Perfect Dress

Finding your Perfect Dress

Choosing your perfect dress There is a perfect wedding dress for every bride, all you need to do is find it. But where should you start and how much might your dream dress cost? Get some answers from the Easy Guide to Buying your Wedding Dress and f ...

Back to Back Wedding

Back to Back Wedding

Wedding Dress Fashion We are not often blessed with perfect backs, such a relief then that some of our favourite dress designers have got this covered! This season's wedding dress styles are elegant and feminine with the view from the back showi ...

 RR Elite Cars stun with a Vintage Runner

RR Elite Cars stun with a Vintage Runner

RR Elite surprise with a Vintage Runner! Trudie Rowland got more a bit more than a bottle of wine and a box of chocolates after entering a competition to count the number of Rolls Royce vehicles in the collection at RR Elite Wedding Cars. After shar ...

New Wedding Village (well not so new, it's Medieval!)

New Wedding Village (well not so new, it's Medieval!)

Street of Dreams Did you know about the romantic village of Dunster on Exmoor National Park as a one stop wedding destination in a medieval village all on one street! With three licensed wedding venues, a Church and a host of Exmoor based suppl ...

Marriage Ceremonies - The Options!

Marriage Ceremonies - The Options!

Marriage Ceremonies - The Options! In England and Wales there are two main forms of marriage ceremony, a religious/faith service and a civil ceremony or partnership which can either take place in the Register Office or a venue approved for conductin ...

Wedding Costs - How much is enough?

Wedding Costs - How much is enough?

Wedding Costs - How much is Enough? Industry sources state that the average cost of a wedding in the UK has fallen to its lowest level since it peaked at over £20k in 2008 and is now estimated to be £15,541 (that includes £3k for a ...

Planning a Guest List

Planning a Guest List

Planning a Guest List The guest list is a dilemma; deciding who to invite from the respective families and friends is a common problem for many couples. If there is a large family on both sides, the number of friends may have to be reduced, however ...

Shopping for your Wedding Dress

Shopping for your Wedding Dress

Paying for Appointments! There's been a lot of fuss in the media recently about some bridal shops charging for appointments to try on wedding dresses, as much as £25 in some cases.There's several reasons for this; some bridal shops cha ...