Useful Links

MANY OF OUR CUSTOMERS plan their events using other service suppliers we recommend. Now you can do the same using the links below. This page is under continuous development, so please forgive errors and omissions. Most links will open in a new window. Just close it to return to our site.

 WEATHER FORECASTS:

MET OFFICE 5 day forecast south east   our personal favourite. See also the very useful section on climate averages . Just choose your nearest climate station from the map and then select the Averages Table tab. Alternatively if you are very local to us go straight to the Wisley   averages table. This information will help you to decide if you want heating for your marquee & plan for the sort of weather to expect.

BBC (Guildford area) 

BBC (London area) see also the useful section on seasonal average conditions.

 

ENTERTAINMENT

 www.liveentertainmentdirective.com  A small musical entertainment agency based in Surrey, striving to provide top quality musicians, PA, Lighting & Staging for all sorts of functions, parties, & corporate events.

PLANNING EVENT PLANNERS & TOASTMASTERS

European Event Organisation Ltd. Plans all sorts of very smart events with meticulous detail.

MacEvents. Colin MacGregor combines creative event design, a personal attention to detail and impeccable taste.

Queensberry Productions  – highly creative and well executed events. Intimate candle-lit gatherings to lavish high society occasions tailored to the wishes, requirements and budgets of each client.

The Complete Toastmaster.  Jonathan is an award winning modern and unique toastmaster,  master of ceremonies and planner for weddings and events.

WEDDING CO-ORDINATORS / PLANNING

Guides for Brides  Great wedding planning website and wedding directory. There is also a very useful Surrey, Sussex and Hampshire guide.

Knot & Pop mix flair and style to create weddings that feel personal and unique.

WEDDING CARS

Weybridge Classic Wedding Cars  is a family run business with a small fleet of classics that provide that extra touch for a truly memorable day.

VENUES

Cams Hall, Portsmouth. A beautiful 18th Century grade II listed mansion with fabulous views. Licensed for wedding ceremonies for up to 60. Plenty of space on the lawn for most sizes of marquee.  

Chelsea Physic Garden  The perfect venue for a marquee; just like having your own large country garden in the heart of London for the day! 

Coverwood Lakes and Gardens near Ewhurst (between Guildford and Dorking in the beautiful Surrey Hills) A perfect lakeside setting for a country wedding.

Molesey Boat Club (Marquees on the sun deck above the boathouse, overlooking the river at East Molesey)

Nymans, near Handcross in Sussex. An outstanding 20th-century garden established around a late Gothic/Tudor style house and ruins. The National Trust have set aside a beautiful meadow site and the lawn beside the romantic house ruins for weddings and other marquee events.

The Old Greens Barn, Newdigate A recently restored  magnificent period barn at Greens Farm (one of the two farms in Newdigate). This provides approximately 1500 square feet, which can be supplemented by marquees.

 Burchatts Farm Barn 18th century barn in Stoke park, Guildford, with space for a 12m x 21m marquee outside, and seated events for 70 guests inside. As of April 2017 we understand marquee events are no longer possible here, but this may change in the future.

LOCAL CATERERS

Avala Catering.   A passionate, family-run team of caterers who make your special occasions memorable

Cottage Caterers, “Rhubarb” Cranleigh. Relax if you are holding an event, throwing a party or arranging a family gathering, Cottage Caterers, will be with you throughout every part of the process.

Fiona Frith  provides a bespoke service sourcing only the highest quality fresh seasonal produce & exceptional ingredients, all served with precision & style.

Jacaranda Catering  Creative co-ordinated catering throughout Surrey, West Sussex and Hampshire

Piglets Catering  07721 501577  are an innovative team of food designers in Peaslake near Guildford, Surrey

Home Cooking by Elizabeth   The name says it all – except most of us can’t cook like this at home!

Butcherland Lamb Roasts    Lamb traditionally spit roasted by a wood fire

LONDON CATERERS – We have often worked with and love all of the following:

The Admirable Crichton

Blue Strawberry and Table Talk

Mustard Catering

Rhubarb

Rocket Food 

Tangerine Dream

William Norris & Company

PRINTING

issuu.com Publish your special occasion or event in a Totally Special Edition

AzListed – Human edited directory that offers webmasters a choice of a free or paid website submission.