Enchanted Woodland Wedding Venues

There is nothing wrong with hosting your wedding in a beautiful town or manor house. Don’t get us wrong, at The Wedding Secret we are a big fan of majestic stairways and ornate ceilings. However, there is something truly magical about a tree-lined canopy and a wedding reception that literally takes place beneath the stars. Becoming ever more popular, woodland weddings are not only sought after but they are also guaranteed to be magical and unique. There are plenty of venues now able to provide on-site accommodation, food and a blessing or licensed ceremony. Why not delve into the woods […]

Wedding Table Plan – How to Manage Your Wedding Seating Layout

Planning Your Wedding Table Arrangements Today we’re focusing in on the all-important aspect of wedding reception planning – the setup and layout of your wedding breakfast tables. It may seem a little boring, but a part of the wedding planning process requires that you get your head around your wedding table plan. Before we discuss table layouts, we’ll consider some other factors affecting your table arrangement plans. Size of the room This can greatly affect the layout of your tables. Rooms that are more rectangular than square, or rooms that are quite narrow tend to be problematic. Top Table The top […]

Handfasting and Pagan Wedding Ceremonies | An Alternative-Religious Wedding!

For those who feel closer to nature, a Pagan wedding may be the thing for you. Here at TWS, we understand that not everyone opts for the traditional church wedding, and so we like to explore all the other opportunities that are available to brides and grooms. For the past couple of weeks, we’ve been looking at Pagan weddings, finding out about this age-old religion and how it’s growing ever more popular. We’ve also been chatting to Jacqui and Emma over at Pagan Wedding Planners in the beautiful town of Glastonbury. Between them they have 60 years of experience working […]

All You Need To Know About Marrying In A Humanist Ceremony – And A Real Humanist Wedding To Boot

A Humanist Wedding Ceremony – Choice It’s perhaps hard to believe, but only half a century ago the choices of wedding ceremony available to marrying couples were very limited indeed – you either headed to your local Church or other place of worship, or to the Register Office. Today, in England and Wales, we can add the introduction of licensed venues, civil partnerships and same-sex marriages to this list – but there is one other form of ceremony which is inexorably gaining more and more attention – Humanist Ceremonies. Between 600 and 900 Humanist ceremonies were conducted in England and […]