Victoria and Tony’s Real Life Wedding
Written by Paula Jones Last updated: December 24, 2007
When was your wedding?
21 December 2007
How and when did you meet?
I was working at a pub in which he was a regular
Where, when and how did he (or you!) propose?
In Avebury near Swindon, down on one knee
Did you buy any confetti products for your wedding? If so, did you visit a store, buy online or by mail order?
Mail order and online
Tell us about your outfit, and where you bought it
Beautiful dress from Sincerity Bridal and a gorgeous Cloak that my mother made
Did you have bridesmaids? If so, who did you choose and what did they wear?
Yes, my sister
Did you have a civil or religious ceremony?
Where did you hold your ceremony?
Where did you hold your reception?
The Gables Hotel
Did you have any special wedding transport?
How many guests did you invite to your wedding, and did you have a separate evening guest list?
28 and no
Did your reception have a particular theme in terms of colour or style?
Describe your flowers (bouquets and table decorations). Who was your florist?
Gretna Flower Basket, Black Bacarra Roses and White Amaryllis
What did you choose to have on your menu? Did you have an outside caterer or did your venue handle the catering?
Chicken and Bacon Salad, Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding, Sticky Toffee Pudding
What did you choose for your wedding cake, and who made it?
Two tier, chocolate sponge, with white icing and white and red flowers
Did you have a gift list? If so, who did you have your list with?
Where did you spend your first night and honeymoon? Who did you book your honeymoon with?
The Gables, Honeymoon in May
What was your most memorable moment of the day?
Standing in the freezing cold frost having my picture taken
Did you experience any “nightmare” moments in the run up to your wedding or on the day?
Is there anything you would do differently, or any advice you would give to other brides?
Relax and enjoy the day, chances are you have got everything right anyway