Woodford Dolmen Hotel wedding venue


Choosing your wedding venue can seem like a very daunting task. It really doesn't have to be. As a wedding coordinator, I always advise bride and grooms-to-be to arrive with some ideas of what they think they would like their wedding day to be. This allows me, as the wedding coordinator, to tailor the information and not to overwhelm the couple. You don’t need to have a complete visualisation of the day you want but there are a few essentials that are important to know before you start...

Bride and bridesmaids holding flower bouquets


A seaside theme wedding is a great idea to celebrate your wedding in the summer months, from May to September.  It is hugely popular trend among the 2018 wedding themes. Surely this is a theme chosen by many spouses and probably slightly inflated. However, it is not difficult to customize the wedding reception with a marine theme and make it unique, both because the ideas to perfectly declare a sea theme wedding are really many, both because the elements are similar between them, s...

4th of July themed bridesmaid dresses


Finding original ideas for a themed wedding can be complicated: for this reason I'm here to offer you some simple but valuable tips that could make your big day really special. The good old red, white and blue is a classic colour combination that will never go out of style, especially if you're hosting your wedding over the July 4th weekend. Clothing Combining these three colours red, white and blue can lead to risky choices but there is always a way to not make this mix too kit...

Veranda outside the Barrow suite set up for a civil ceremony in Woodford Dolmen Hotel


For the past three years, I have been getting more and more inquiries about Civil ceremonies and the different types of ceremonies available so I decided to look at civil ceremonies for my latest blog. Firstly, what is a Civil Ceremony and the types of ceremonies? Here at the Woodford Dolmen Hotel, we have numerous suites available for Civil Ceremonies depending on your Wedding size or your preference of suite design. We can also accommodate Civil Ceremonies on our veranda taking in sweeping ...

Bride and groom toasting with champagne on their wedding day at Woodford Dolmen Hotel


When beginning to plan your big day there are so many questions to answer and decisions to be made. One key decision is a colour theme. It will be present from as early as shopping for your bridesmaid dresses to choosing your wedding invitations before you even get to your big day when your flowers at your ceremony, centrepieces at your reception will have the presence of your colour theme. You will see how important it is to fall in love with your colour theme. I have seen many wonderful, co...