Happy Friday. So, we finally know our Picture of the Year 2014 Winner. Did your favourite win? Click the link to find our. On Monday we’ll start all over again when voting for our January 2015 Picture of the Day competition opens.

The spring National Wedding Shows in Manchester, London and Birmingham will be taking place soon, and we’ve got five pairs of tickets for each show to give away. The competition closes on Tuesday so be quick if you want to enter.

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Wedding flowers at Nonsuch Mansion, photographed by Lloyd Dobbie Photography…

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A Gatsby inspired wedding at Gosfield Hall, photographed by Elizabeth Lois Photography

Bride and groom in grounds of Gosfield Hall

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A Masonic Hall wedding, photographed by Shan Fisher Photography…

Bride and groom on train platform

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The Wedding Community has teamed up with The National Wedding Show to give away five pairs of tickets to each of the spring shows.

A must for all brides and grooms-to-be, at The National Wedding Show you’ll find inspirational feature areas and hundreds of experts, specialising in everything from designer dresses to dazzling venues. The Catwalk is an unmissable experience for the entire bridal party, featuring beautiful bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses, glamorous mother of the bride attire and suave groomswear.

With all this and more you are sure to find everything you need for your big day at the UK’s biggest wedding show this spring.

How to Enter

We have five pairs of tickets to give away for each of the shows – Manchester, London and Birmingham. For your chance to win tickets, email your name, address and which venue you wish to visit to competitions@theweddingcommunity.com with the subject ‘The National Wedding Show’.

Tickets are valid any day and are limited to one pair per winner. So what are you waiting for? Send your entry today!

Show Dates

7th – 8th February 2015 – The National Wedding Show Manchester

10am – 5pm

Manchester Central Convection Complex, Windmill Street, Manchester, M2 3GX

 

20th – 22nd February 2015 – The National Wedding Show London

Fri and Sun: 10am – 5pm, Sat: 10am – 6pm

Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, W14 8UX

 

27th February – 1st March 2015 – The National Wedding Show Birmingham

Fri and Sun: 10am – 5pm, Sat: 10am – 6pm

The NEC, Pendigo Way, Marston Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B40 1NT

 

For more information visit The National Wedding Show website www.nationalweddingshow.co.uk

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Happy Friday. It’s still all to play for in our 2014 Picture of the Year competition, and with only a few days left your vote could make all the difference. So, if you haven’t done so already, please take a moment to vote for your favourite picture in our poll. We’ll announce the winner on Tuesday.

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A Thames Rowing Club wedding, photographed by Fiona Kelly Photography…

Wedding table flowers in jam jars

© Fiona Kelly Photography – A Thames Rowing Club wedding

 

A Chaucer Barn wedding, photographed by Katherine Ashdown Photography…

Bride and groom walking in countryside

© Katherine Ashdown Photography – A Chaucer Barn wedding

 

A Tithe Barn wedding, photographed by Stylish Wedding Photography…

Wedding tables in Tithe Barn

© Stylish Wedding Photography – A Tithe Barn wedding

 

An Athelhampton House wedding, photographed by Linus Moran Photography…

Bride and groom in grounds of Athelhampton House

© Linus Moran Photography – An Athelhampton House wedding

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Happy Friday. We have all our finalists! Whoop whoop. Yes, we now have our 12 finalists for our Picture of the Year 2014 competition, after we revealed which picture was voted our December 2014 Picture of the Month. Picture of the Year voting will start on Monday at 12noon – don’t forget to vote!

There are loads of new competitions this week, so take a look at the listings at the bottom of this page or our Wedding Competitions page if you’re feeling lucky.

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A Century Club wedding, photographed by White Ribbons Photography…

Bride and groom walking through high street

© White Ribbons Photography – A Century Club wedding

 

A Harry Warren House wedding, photographed by Nicholas Moffat…

Bride and groom looking out to sea

© Nicholas Moffat – A Harry Warren House wedding

 

A Coombe Lodge wedding, photographed by PhotoDabek…

Bride and groom seen through window

© PhotoDabek – A Coombe Lodge wedding

 

A Hampton Court Palace wedding, photographed by Fiona Kelly Photography…

Bride and groom on stairs of Hampton Court Palace

© Fiona Kelly Photography – A Hampton Court Palace wedding

 

A Hengrave Hall wedding, photographed by James Davidson Photography…

Bride and groom in grounds of Hengrave Hall

© James Davidson Photography – A Hengrave Hall wedding

 

A Mayfair Library wedding, photographed by Voyteck Photography…

Bride and groom next to vintage wedding car

© Voyteck Photography – A Mayfair Library wedding

 

A Russets Country House wedding, photographed by Stylish Wedding Photography…

Bride and groom in grounds of Russets Country House

© Stylish Wedding Photography – A Russets Country House wedding

 

A Rushton Hall wedding, photographed by Aaron Collett Photography…

Bride and groom by lake

© Aaron Collett Photography – A Rushton Hall wedding

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Happy Friday. Your Weekly Wedding News is back, and as we’ve been away for a few weeks it’s a bumper post this week. We’ll start with a reminder that voting is now open for our December 2014 Picture of the Day competition. There have been loads of votes already, but if you haven’t chosen your favourite picture make sure you vote before 12noon on Tuesday – we’ll announce the winner at lunchtime on Wednesday.

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A Beach House Dorset wedding, photographed by Libra Photographic…

Bride and groom next to VW Campervan

© Libra Photographic – A Beach House Dorset wedding

 

A Blackstock Farm wedding, photographed by Teri V Photography…

Bride watching as groom pretends to milk a cow

© Teri V Photography – A Blackstock Farm wedding

 

An Amalfi Coast wedding inspiration shoot, photographed by Anneli Marinovich Photography…

Bride sitting on a rock

© Anneli Marinovich Photography – An Amalfi Coast wedding inspiration shoot

 

A Eynsham Hall wedding, photographed by Twirly Girl Photography…

Bride and groom kissing in front of Eynsham Hall

© Twirly Girl Photography – A Eynsham Hall wedding

 

A Crowcombe Court wedding, photographed by Jackson and Co Photography…

Bride and groom

© Jackson and Co Photography – A Crowcombe Court wedding

 

An Ashton Farm House wedding, photographed by Linus Moran Photography…

Bride and groom in garden at Ashton Farm House

© Linus Moran Photography – An Ashton Farm House wedding

 

An Orchardleigh House wedding, photographed by PhotoDabek…

Bride and groom seen through pattern in wall

© PhotoDabek – An Orchardleigh House wedding

 

A Pembroke Lodge wedding, photographed by Martin Beddall Photography…

Bride and groom in hazy sunshine

© Martin Beddall Photography – A Pembroke Lodge wedding

 

An Old Palace at Hatfield House wedding, photographed by James Davidson Photography…

Bride and groom in Old Palace at Hatfield House

© James Davidson Photography – An Old Palace at Hatfield House wedding

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This competition has now closed.

Huge congratulations to those of you who have just got engaged over Christmas; exciting times! One of the best places to start your wedding planning and to find potential suppliers is at a large wedding show.

We have teamed up with The UK Wedding Shows to offer ten lucky brides and grooms-to-be the chance to win a pair of tickets to either the London ExCel Wedding Show, or the North East Wedding Show in Newcastle.

Couples can find everything they need for their big day at the region’s favourite wedding shows, The North East Wedding Show from the 24th – 25th January 2015 at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena, and The London ExCeL Wedding Show from the 31st January – 1st February 2015.

With some of the finest suppliers in the UK will be showcasing everything from designer dresses to decadent cakes, sparkling accessories to fabulous flowers, and impeccable groomswear to romantic honeymoons. Couples will be able to try, buy, book and plan everything they could possibly need for their special day, under one roof.

For your chance to win one of the ten pairs of tickets in our giveaway, simply email competitions@theweddingcommunity.com with the subject ‘UK Wedding Show’. Please specify your name and the show and date that you would like to attend (London 24th or 25th January, or Newcastle 31st January or 1st February).

Competition closes at 12noon on Friday 9th January 2015.

For more information about the shows visit www.theukweddingshows.co.uk

Good luck everyone, and happy planning!

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Happy Friday. This week’s news will be the last of 2014, so I’ll remind you now to keep an eye on the blog in the new year when, not only will voting open for our December Picture of the Day competition, we’ll also have our 2014 Picture of the Year vote. To find out which picture was the latest to go through to the final vote check out our November 2014 Picture of the Month post.

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A Fawley Hill wedding, photographed by Jackson and Co Photography…

Bride and groom on train platform

© Jackson and Co Photography – A Fawley Hill wedding

 

A Mountains Country House wedding, photographed by Liam Smith Photography…

Bride and groom at Mountains Country Club

© Liam Smith Photography – A Mountains Country House wedding

 

A wedding shoot inspired by texture and nature, photographed by Fiona Kelly Photography, styled by Always Andri Wedding Design…

Bride sitting at table

© Fiona Kelly Photography – A wedding shoot inspired by texture and nature

 

A Dodford Manor wedding, photographed by Aaron Collett Photography…

Bride and groom

© Aaron Collett Photography – A Dodford Manor wedding

 

A Linthwaite House wedding, photographed by Karli Harrison Photography…

Bride and groom touching heads

© Karli Harrison Photography – A Linthwaite House wedding

 

An Aldwick Court Farm wedding, photographed by PhotoDabek…

Bride and groom walking across vineyard

© PhotoDabek – An Aldwick Court Farm wedding

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Happy Friday. Voting is now open for our November 2014 Picture of the Day competition, so if you haven’t voted yet, pick your favourite from all the fab pictures and vote in our poll. Voting closes at 12noon on Monday and we’ll announce the winner on Tuesday.

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A Dunchurch Park Hotel wedding, photographed by Brillpix Photography…

Bride and groom kissing

© Brillpix Photography – A Dunchurch Park Hotel wedding

 

A Coombe Lodge wedding, photographed by Joseph Hall Photography…

Bride and groom walking in grounds of Coombe Lodge

© Joseph Hall Photography – A Coombe Lodge wedding

 

Part 3 of a fine art bridal shoot, photographed by Shan Fisher Photography…

Groom kissing bride on head

© Shan Fisher Photography – Part 3 of a fine art bridal shoot

 

A Shrigley Hall wedding, photographed by DSB Creative…

Bride and groom standing by lake

© DSB Creative – A Shrigley Hall wedding

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Happy Friday. We were gorging ourselves on jelly and ice cream (with hundreds and thousands, of course) this week as we celebrated The Wedding Community’s 5th birthday. To mark the occasion we launched our fantastic new competition where you could win a 5* honeymoon in Malta. The prize includes a seven night stay at the Phoenicia Hotel, with fights and airport transfers provided by Perfect Weddings Abroad.

Next week voting will open for our November Picture of the Day competition, so make sure you keep an eye on the blog at lunchtime on Monday.

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A Devonshire Terrace wedding, photographed by White Ribbons Photography…

Bride and groom walking down street with bunting overhead

© White Ribbons Photography – A Devonshire Terrace wedding

 

A wedding at the Great Barn at Aynho, photographed by Aaron Collett Photography…

Bride and groom standing by lake

© Aaron Collett Photography – A wedding at the Great Barn at Aynho

 

A coastal wedding in Bosham, photographed by Anneli Marinovich Photography…

Bride smiling in wedding ceremony

© Anneli Marinovich Photography – A coastal wedding in Bosham

 

A Santorini wedding, photographed by DSB Creative…

Silhouette of bride and groom

© DSB Creative – A Santorini wedding

 

A Chicheley Hall wedding, photographed by HBA Photography…

Wedding party walking in a line

© HBA Photography – A Chicheley Hall wedding

 

An Orton Hall wedding, photographed by Georgi Mabee Photography…

Bride and groom at Orton Hall

© Georgi Mabee Photography – An Orton Hall wedding

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Happy Friday. Next week is The Wedding Community’s 5th birthday (feel free to send cake), and to celebrate we’ll be launching an amazing competition. I can’t say too much at the moment, so keep an eye on www.theweddingcommunity.com for details.

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An Alnwick Treehouse wedding, photographed by Jamie Penfold Photography…

Bride sitting in library

© Jamie Penfold Photography – An Alnwick Treehouse wedding

 

A South Causey Inn wedding, photographed by DSB Creative…

A South Causey Inn wedding, photographed by DSB Creative

© DSB Creative – A South Causey Inn wedding

 

A Danson House wedding, photographed by Voyteck Photography…

A Danson House wedding, photographed by Voyteck Photography

© Voyteck Photography – A Danson House wedding

 

A Basildon House wedding, photographed by Binns Photography…

Bride and bridesmaids on balcony at Basildon House

© Binns Photography – A Basildon House wedding

 

A Davenport Golf Club wedding blessing, photographed by Lee Brown Photography…

Bride and groom in woods at night

© Lee Brown Photography – A Davenport Golf Club wedding blessing

 

An East Bridgford Hill ‘Willstock’ wedding, photographed by Steve Gerrard Photography…

Bride and groom holding out Access All Areas passes

© Steve Gerrard Photography – An East Bridgford Hill ‘Willstock’ wedding

 

A Gorse Hill wedding, photographed by Martin Beddall Photography…

Groom kissing bride on cheek

© Martin Beddall Photography – A Gorse Hill wedding

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