Function Venues: Know How

Showcase Showstopper

28th March 2018

Tips on how to plan a memorable wedding open day with Kelly Chandler At Kelly Chandler Consulting we are passionate about helping unique spaces and places benefit from creating a memorable showcase to really put […]

Function Venues: Case Studies

The Woodlands

28th March 2018

Barely three years old, this unique ‘rustic luxe’ venue with accommodation has bookings up to 2025. In the grounds of the Georgian manor house Hothorpe Hall, The Woodlands has been designed as an exclusive use […]

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Function Venues: Know How

Brands go Outdoors

3rd March 2018

Alistair Turner explains why ‘business’ wants to party and meet customers outside Companies are going outside more and more these days. As they look to grow their businesses, promote their products and services, and incentivise […]

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Function Venues: Know How

Hosting Children

3rd March 2018

Keeping all your wedding guests happy – how your venue can best host children with Kelly Chandler Today’s wedding more than ever is likely to be a true family affair and by that we’re talking […]

Church Farm weddings
Function Venues: Case Studies

Church Farm Weddings

3rd March 2018

A charming field venue with owners that couldn’t do more to help their couples on their wedding days Kate and Will (‘Willow’) Bicknell host six to eight weddings a year from their farm. They work […]

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Function Venues: Know How

Lighting up a Special Day

27th February 2018

Top tips for transforming a venue’s spaces with lighting advice from Version Events A unique and personal wedding is something many couples aspire to, but this represents a challenge and cost if you are looking […]

Farm Business Innovation Show
Couple at wedding sitting at dinner table together
Function Venues: Know How

2018 Wedding Trends

27th February 2018

More than just a heads up on themes and styling, Kelly Chandler’s wedding trend hit list for the year looks at the whole package What better time to reflect and be inspired than January. Make […]

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Function Venues: Know How

Venue Insurance

27th February 2018

Kerry Leighton-Bailey explains the four cornerstones of venue insurance Making part or all your land, property or venue available to hire out for events is a great way of generating an income. But despite the […]

Huntstile outdoor wedding
Function Venues: Case Studies

Huntstile

27th February 2018

An organic farm and wedding venue with a deep routed culture of sustainability, and its own stone circle! John and Lizzie Redout’s family have farmed Huntstile since 1951. Today the Redout family hosts an array […]

Wedding dreamcatcher
Function Venues: Know How

Interiors Advice

24th January 2018

Interior designer Nikkita Palmer explains the impact of personal, immersive and ‘nature’ themed celebrations on the choice of style and décor for weddings in 2018 With the launch of our wedding and event prop hire […]