Suppliers we recommend

Caterers

Rowley’s Catering: fantastic caterers who always seem to bend over backwards.

Ribble Valley Hog Roast: seem to be the best at the Hog and do much more besides

GFS Catering: Based at Brought Hall, perfect for those who want the very best

Venue Dressing

Bluebells & Daises: local, creative hard-working venue dressing and wedding planning. Gemma is a superstar and has been with us from the beginning. Much recommended.

Can be contacted on 07825 719354

For lighting we recommend Typical Type, wonderful husband and wife team with miles and miles of festoon and lighting props.

Crockery, Cutlery and Furniture

Coronet Hire: everything you need for the place settings

Evans Marquees: Lancaster-based company for additional furniture

South Lawn Tent Awning

North West Stretch Tents: a fantastic open sided tent solution that lets the outside in but keeps any rain away from the guests. Well worth £499 for peace of mind when pouring the prosecco. www.nwstretchtents.co.uk

Accommodation

Feather Down Farm: located at the tip of the estate boating lake, five lodges that can each sleep six people in great style. Please book through http://www.featherdown.co.uk/farm/wyresdale-park.html

Inns and Hotels

The Fleece at Dolphinholme, The Priory in Scorton, Crofters and Best Western in Garstang and Lancaster House on the University campus

Audio & Lighting Equipment

Paul Arran Audio: fantastic supplier based in Blackpool who has all the kit needed

Taxis

We recommend booking these in advance as they can be a nuisance.

Garstang Cabs 01995b6011111

Photographers

Capture the Love: Phil and Mark. Check out their amazing photos on our wedding page. capturethelove.co.uk

Bakers Lodge Studio: Paul and Matthew, both super chaps, come recommended.

Alfred & Co Photography: Search for ‘Harriet and Tim’ on their weddings section, to see the photos they took of the barns.

Jo Bradbury www.jobradbury.co.uk