Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
All the weddings are the best, in their own individual way, from the really small, intimate ones with just the bride and groom to receptions with a band and dancing.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Relax and enjoy the day. Don't turn it into an art of project management. No one cares if you haven't quite stuck to a predetermined timetable
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
Groom left the wedding rings....so used Haribo sweets instead!
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Historic, spectacular, intimate, exclusive, enduring
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
The stairs leading to the Tower, which provides a genuinely historic backdrop.
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
Quite a few, in particular several weddings with BBC presenters.
What’s your favourite canapé?
All of them!
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
Kissing goodbye to the lovely and emotional couple having had such a wonderful day.
What is your venue's most unique feature?
The venue and site is grade 1 listed being part of the curtilage of Barden Tower. It has that genuine historical ambience whilst also having subtle modern improvements.
What part of your business are you most proud of?
The personal touch of being a genuinely family business (all family members contribute!) Also the refurbishment of the Old Chapel. Taken 12 years to get there but well worth it.