Address Book The South

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Venues

Cornbury Park

is a spectacular country estate – a truly romantic location for weddings and receptions. Originally a royal hunting lodge, this historic Cotswold house is surrounded by picturesque terraces, lawns and lakes which spill out onto rolling parkland and ancient forests where peacocks and wild deer roam freely.

Cranford Hall

set amidst the stunning gardens and picture-perfect lawns of this traditional Georgian mansion is The Studio, the perfect setting and venue for your event.

Friars Court

is set in 600 acres of beautiful Oxfordshire countryside, and has been home to the Willmer family since 1917 – as a privately-owned property you will have exclusive use of all the grounds during your hire.

Henley Business School

is set in its own 30 acre estate in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside, alongside the River Thames, this magnificent Grade II Listed Building offers excellent conference, meeting and event facilities all year round along with 100 double en-suite bedrooms

Chicheley Hall,

tucked away in 80 acres of beautifully kept grounds, Chicheley Hall is ideal for your great getaway or grand event.

Old Swan & Minster Mill

is an enchanting blend of romantic riverside gardens and stunning wildflower meadows, traditional Cotswold stone buildings, superb fresh local food and outstanding service, the Old Swan & Minster Mill offers the ultimate wedding experience.

Henry Moore Studios & Gardens,

set in the magnificent Hertfordshire countryside, in a seventy acre estate, showcasing Moore’s iconic sculpture, makes us one of the region’s most distinctive wedding venues.

Badgemore Park,

one of the finest wedding venues in Henley-on-Thames, Badgemore Park is a beautiful parkland setting for wedding receptions and civil partnership ceremonies.

Shuttleworth

is a five thousand acre estate in the heart of Bedfordshire. Offering a wide range of wedding options all of which are perfect to celebrate your special day.

Newington House

is a stunning 17th century stately home set in idyllic grounds just an hour from London, now available for exclusive hire.

Thorpe Manor House,

a luxury restored grand Georgian country house close to Banbury, Oxfordshire. Hire it for a special event or book your stay.

Shiplake College,

with a beautiful 45 acre site and views over the River Thames and surrounding countryside, Shiplake College provides a perfect venue for wedding ceremonies and receptions, formal dinners, parties and conferences.

We are currently compiling our Address book, to include:

  • Venues
  • Event Managers
  • Photographers
  • Catering and Bar providers
  • DJ’s and Bands

In the mean time, contact us, as we have a fantastic network waiting to offer their services.

Wedding Planners

Ann Nicholas Wedding Planning provide a stress free, professional, and experienced service.

Love From Mwai specialize in planning weddings for the culinary enthusiasts, fashion admirers, and experience seekers who wants all hearts to brim on their wedding day.

By Siobhan Louise is a personalised wedding planning company based in Greater London predominantly working in London, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hampshire and Surrey.

Styling

Miranda Fairhurst

is an untrained natural with flowers. She has worked all over the country and internationally with her team using her imagination and creativity to transform and amaze. Relishing challenge and working on a large scale, being innovative and resourceful, she brings breath-taking flowers and stunning installations of foliage, light and candlelight to all kinds of events and weddings.

Tattie Rose Flowers

is made up of a small highly skilled team who all share the values of its founder Tattie Rose Isles;  knowledge, determination, attention to detail and a passion for design.

G & Gorgeous flowers

Rachel has spent many years cultivating and curating the perfect palette of colours, scents, textures and structure for her spontaneous and unrestrained signature style. The quality and range of our flowers married with Rachel’s style and personal approach will ensure your wedding day flowers are completely unique to you.

Me & Stem

are an event floral design company based in London, Surrey and Gloucestershire, founded and run by Sarah Kate Manners. Who are dedicated to bringing beautiful and signature arrangements for a variety of clients and occasions.

Something Blue Hair and Makeup

offer a professional friendly service and are all about naturally glowing skin and that relaxed bride vibe.

Oxford Wedding Hair & Makeup

is run by Holly Preston, a professional and experienced award winning hair and makeup artist who has over 13 years experience in the wedding industry

Caterers & bars

The Little Pickle 

“The Little Pickle was established in 2014 by two passionate chefs. Bespoke catering for any occasion including dinners for 20 guests and weddings for 200. A tailored menu to suit your special day and service that is second to none. Wedding cakes and favours can also be provided as well as evening food and drinks.”

Sojo Kitchen is an award-winning boutique catering and events company specialising in modern food design and event styling. Using the finest seasonal British ingredients, sourced locally wherever possible, we design bespoke and exciting menus for weddings, luxury parties and corporate events.

Treat your taste buds with a delicious menu from Oxford Fine Dining. With 10 years experience in the industry this friendly and passionate team create an unforgettable dining experience.

Absolute Taste is owned by people who were born into food and have been suppliers to the industry for over 30 years, allowing exceptional service and delicious food.

AL’s Bar is our own bar service, we offer a full range of bar services; suitable for any event with a full range of products and packages to suit your every need.

The Rum Runner believe the combination of memorable drinks and skilled service will elevate your event. However big or small, within the UK or further afield, The Rum Runner is dedicated to ensuring your event is seamless.

 

Stag, Hen & Honeymoon

Get your wedding off to an active start with a fun activity from Excel Activity Group. These activities are perfect for team building and are a lot of fun.

Music

Oxfordshire Wedding DJs are a highly professional, mobile DJ service that understand how important music is to making your reception a night to remember.

Stephanie West started playing for weddings in 2004 and loves making big days extra special.

Tru Groove are an accomplished, experienced, energetic 4-8 piece Wedding Party Band and Events Party Band made up of many talented musicians who have years of experience.

 

Photography

Zaki Charles Photography will document your wedding story using a modern style and technique that has been refined over years of experience.

Craig Williams Photography shoots Weddings all over the UK and abroad specialising in Alternative Wedding Photography.

Chris Bradshaw  an Essex based wedding photographer captures weddings in a very natural, truthful and straight-forward way but also in an artful and cinematic style too.

Aurelia Allen Photography works in an informal and relaxed way, creating romantic, light and airy images with a timeless feel.

Fulton Photography aims to capture the things people may leave unnoticed, a detail, a nuance of movement, a mannerism, a snapshot of expression, which typifies a part of someone’s character or personality.

Detail films work with individuals, brands and corporate clients to create engaging film content; telling stories that attract and influence the modern consumer.