As well as providing the perfect backdrop for your big day, we want to ensure all aspects of your wedding are as perfect as you've dreamed. We have carefully selected our favourite suppliers, who share our pursuit of wedding perfection, and showcased them below to help you with your plans. Furthermore, we don't have any commercial arrangements with our suppliers - we recommend them purely on merit alone.
Whatever your theme/thoughts or style on wedding perfection, we have a supplier to suit. Our recommended suppliers vary in style and budget, and there really is something for everyone in the list below. As we move along with your wedding day plans, we'll soon get to know your style, so please do contact us for any further tips or advice you might require when it comes to suppliers.
Archery for all from 7 years on site at St Audries Park. Clay shooting for all from 10 years off site around 20 minutes away from St Audries Park. Our instructors will guide you from the stance and aim, through to loosing the arrows and pulling the trigger! Please feel free to check out our Tripadvisor and website pages for more detail on what we offer and what you can expect from us on your day.
Boulevard Swing is a full-sized big band based in the Bristol area. We offer an exciting repertoire of live jazz music which blends 40s and 50s big band classics with Rat Pack gold and more contemporary covers. If you want an authentic big band sound that provides the ‘wow’ factor at your event we are here to help. A big band experience just for you. Our 18-piece line-up features talented professional and semi-professional jazz musicians who have been making numerous events go with a swing for over a decade. From weddings and private parties to corporate functions, dinner dances and outdoor festivals; whatever the event or occasion we offer a complete big band entertainment package tailored to meet your needs. Tell us what you want and we’ll do the rest!
We cover a wide area of the South West. Our home is Weston-Super-Mare but we have played numerous venues in Bristol, Bath, Swindon, Bridgwater, Taunton and further afield. Visit: http://www.boulevardswing.com
Every wedding is unique which is why at Dreams and Wishes each cake is bespoke and handcrafted by Maria to individual requirements, that not only look fantastic but taste amazing too. We do not compromise on quality and every wedding cake is made to a trusted personal recipe using the finest quality ingredients. We want you to be able to enjoy your special day without worry which is why all quotations include delivery and setting up at the venue for a hassle-free experience. We pride ourselves on our friendly, professional service; from the initial consultation through to the fulfilment of your personalised and unforgettable wedding cake. Please contact Maria for your free consultation at: www.weddingcakessomerset.co.uk.
My job is to keep your guests entertained with amazing memorable magic on your wedding day, so that you and your partner can relax and enjoy yourselves knowing your guests will be having a great time even when you’re busy. As a form of entertainment it is extremely unique and really easy to fit into your day, I don’t have any big props and all I need from you are some guests to amaze. My work is close up, interactive and perfect for the drinks reception or after the meal into the evening reception. Please take a look at my website to get an idea of my style and approach and I look forward to hearing about your wedding day: www.darrencampbellmagic.co.uk
Enhance any event with the beautiful sound and elegance of the harp – perfect for wedding ceremonies, including playing as guests take their seats, for the entrance of the bride, during the signing of the register, for the exit of the wedding party and guests, during drinks receptions and wedding breakfast meals. Siona Stockel is a versatile musician with over 20 years professional experience in all areas of musical performance. Siona has a vast repertoire on the harp and interprets a wide range of styles: classical favourites, contemporary covers, film score music, Disney, musical theatre and Celtic music. Beautiful harp music can create just the right atmosphere and set the tone for your event. Please contact Siona for a quotation and to check availability or visit her website: www.serenesounds.co.uk
Bournestream is 6 miles from St Audries Park wedding venue. The property lies in the foothills of the Brendons, close to both the Quantock Hills and Exmoor. The period house is adjoined by a self-catering cottage and is surrounded by 400 acres of the family farm, on which there are sheep, cattle and race horses, which you can watch on the gallops from the property. Bournestream has an outdoor heated swimming pool (weather permitting – end of May to end of August), secure garden, homemade cake on arrival and free wi-fi. http://www.bournestream.co.uk/
For the love of the image – photography…my passion for more than 25 years since I first discovered the magic of image making whilst studying my visual arts degree. Weddings are an absolute joy to shoot as a professional photographer; romance and fun, love and happiness, emotion and families coming together. I will be there for you throughout every step to capture the heart and spirit of your special day. We will have great fun, and as Nikon School Photographer of the Year, and cosmetic editing genius, you know you are in safe hands. It really is all about you… www.tinadownham.com
I am a successful,experienced,fully qualified Makeup Artist now based in West Somerset. I specialise in TV,Film,Bridal & Occasion Makeup. I’ve worked on many high profile programmes for the BBC,ITV,CH4 & SKY & held the position of Head of Makeup on BBC Casualty. With this experience & the positions I’ve held it enables me to work calmly & professionally alongside everyone else involved in making your day as special as it should be. I use high end makeup & skincare. My aim is to make you feel the most beautiful & confident version of you. For more information please contact me directly on: Jennydyer1@tiscali.co.uk or 0771687757.
Tim is a Somerset based Wedding Photographer and has covered a wide range of ceremonies across the UK at some amazing venues, Not least St Audries Park. He is recommended now by many of these venues as they have come to love his attitude and dedication in providing a complete professional service to those who like a relatively relaxed light hearted approach with a strong proportion of candid pictures but also a necessary mix of some formal, traditional, and artistic work. Tim is also a professional member of the SWPP (Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers) and is fully committed to making sure you get the pictures you want but equally importantly – enjoy your day. See his work here: www.timparkephotography.co.uk
I’m Lee and Somerset Photography is a passion of mine which has extended from weston super mare over the years, I’ve been a photographer for over 25 years and have always specialised in wedding photography. Based in Somerset I travel all over the world and UK to take pictures of both church and civil service wedding ceremonies. Providing excellent customer service should be very important for any business, but especially for something as important as a wedding day. Every couple will receive complete attention before, during and after the big day. Even if you have a query over a year later, I will be more than happy to help. I am very happy to cover intimate ceremonies and large events, each photograph is just as important as the last, so I will be 100 per cent focused on getting the best out of each shot. Having lots of ideas about unique and flattering shots is part of my work , and I am happy to discuss any ideas you may have so that we can include them in our planning. I have been awarded many print and buisness awards for my work , please see my awards page on my website to see more, awards range from BIPP, SWPP , WPPI and Bristol and Somerset Wedding Awards. You can see more on my website here: http://leehatherallphotography.com/
Mark has been photographing weddings in Somerset for over 18 years and has developed his particular style for natural narrative forming photography, evolving but staying true to his film photography roots and ethos of using top quality cameras and lenses to produce timeless wedding images. Choosing to shun fads and fashions Evolve Photography’s objective is to ensure your photos look as current in twenty years as they do on your first anniversary. With a wealth of knowledge gained from photographing many weddings at St Audries be assured that Mark will always be in the right place at the right time. Visit his website here: https://evolvephoto.co.uk/
For something a little different and loads of fun. A fun casino a fabulous addition to your special day. Our beautiful custom made gaming tables are yours for the hire – choose roulette, blackjack, let it ride or Caribbean Stud poker – or all of them! Guests will be given customised fun money – each printed with a photo of the bride and groom. This they exchange for chips at the gaming tables and the fun begins. Our professional croupiers will keep your guests enthralled while time putting them at ease. The perfect ice-breaker! Visit our website www.acesfuncasinos.co.uk or call us on free phone 0800 107 7001.