Wedding Open Day - Sunday January 8th 2017

Save the date! Our first Wedding Open Day of 2017 will be on Sunday 8th January where we will be joined by some of the West Country's finest suppliers to show you around this fabulous venue.

Our first Wedding Open Day of the year will be on 8th January 2017.  We will be throwing the doors open from 10am to 3pm.  There is no charge, just come long and have a look around our stunning wedding venue in Clevedon, North Somerset tastefully styled by some of our talented local suppliers.

Franco, Tracey, Clare & Neil along with the suppliers listed below will be there to take a leisurely stroll around the castle and answer any questions you may have.  You will be able to discuss your hopes and dreams for your wedding day in a relaxed setting and leaving some time to have a chat with a select few suppliers who will be at the castle for the day.

Joining us for the day are:

Wendy - Spirit Wedding Cars - Spirit Wedding Cars are a family run business with father and son Philip and Matthew looking after the cars and arethe main chauffeurs, with Pat and Wendy in support looking after the marketing and administration. The Wedding Cars Include: 1930's Style White Beauford Wedding Car (4 Door), 1930's Style White Beauford Wedding Car (2 Door), Rolls Royce Silver Spirit Wedding Car and Seafrost Green Jaguar XJ8 Wedding Car. Highly commended in the Wedding Transport category of the Bristol and Somerset Wedding Awards 2 years running in 2014 and 2015.

Fran- Wedding works - Locally based in Portishead we can help brides & grooms with the Hire of many wedding related products including hire of Post Boxes, Bunting, Table arrangements, Sweet table glassware and Vintage Gramophone.  We also have a range of Do it yourself products from stationary to wedding favours. 

Imogen - Butterflies Hire - For 25 years Butterflies has built numerous long-standing relationships with their customers and businesses within the wedding and events industry, and are thrilled to be the preferred supplier for over 25 caterers and venues to ensure the planning for your special day is stress free and the event is perfect in every way.  If you want to view the breadth and depth of the hire stock available, Butterflies would be delighted for you to visit its premises in Portishead.

Jo & Carol -  Katherine Jo Design - We are an independent, family run bridal studio providing couture bridal wear, designer bridesmaid dresses, beautiful accessories and a professional alteration service in a relaxed and friendly environment. We always feel privileged to be involved in the preparation of such an important day in your life. We work closely with each of our customers to create a reality from your initial ideas and vision of your wedding day look.

Kathryn - Bespoke Blooms - I am an independent florist, based in Yatton, but will travel to Somerset, Bristol and surrounding areas. I like to provide a personal approach to floral styling, with the focus on distinctive and unique design and like nothing more than guiding couples through the floral world and helping them choose Wedding bouquets, hair flowers, along with buttonholes, corsages and venue flowers for that special day. I am a senior member of the Institute of professional florists and just finished studying for my Higher National Diploma in floristry.

Celia - Cemlyn Cakes - I am a Portishead based cake designer/maker.  I focus on unique and individual creations, wedding cakes that not only look fabulous but taste delicious too.  Combining great baking with beautiful design. My aim is to interpret your ideas and requests into the stunning centrepiece every wedding should have.

Sarah - Elsa Rose Boutique - I make bespoke wedding accessories, including cake toppers, hair accessories, buttonholes and brooch bouquets. I incorporate sentimental pieces of jewellery from brides into their bouquets and my personalised cake toppers are made from clay so they can be displayed on a bookshelf long after the big day – I can even make pets and children so no one gets left out! I love creative ideas and work hard to exceed expectations.

Scott- Life in Focus Photography - I am a documentary wedding photographer. I focus on capturing genuine emotion and natural moments at your wedding. No interrupting, staging, posing or otherwise making you feel uncomfortable on your big day. I’m always in on the action but out of the way; capturing the fun, the details, the beauty and, of course, the love shared between you and all those present on your wedding day.

Sian - Cater Cater - With years of experience behind us, we can guarantee an unforgettable experience when it comes to your wedding catering.  Every dish created by our chefs is made with a mixture of the finest ingredients, a pinch of innovation and a whole lot of creativity all of which guarantee you and your guests a taste experience that will never be forgotten.

Haley - Forever and Always - Forever and Always is a unique and dynamic wedding planning and coordinating  service. Haley will assist with the design, planning and coordination of the big day. She knows weddings are significant milestones in people's lives, however, the organisation can be complex and stressful. With Haley, her clients enjoy the build up to the day as much as the day itself by creating a boutique feel to the day.

Adam - Adam Richards Magic - Let me add that extra magic to your magical day - With ten years experience in entertainment and hospitality; I can ensure your guests will not only be thoroughly wowed but also well looked after. Using my experience in hospitality to seamlessly mingle in with your guests, my background in acting to focus more on the performance value of a trick and my experience as a children's entertainer to wow all ages at the wedding. Please feel free to come have chat and of course see some magic!