Over the last few weeks we have been giving you details
of the prizes you can win at the Great Northern Wedding Show at Bolton Arena
THIS Sunday April 23rd. Here are all the prizes that are up
for grabs, and what you need to do if you want to be one of our
Pre-registration for FREE entry is open until 9pm on
Saturday 22nd, follow the link at the bottom of the page and get yourself, your
partner and guests booked in!
Team LWB will place ‘I’m a Great Northern Bride’ signs
randomly around the Arena. Should you find one just hand it in at the Little
White Books stand and collect your prize there and then! Both brides and grooms can enter – but it’s just one win per couple.
Just in! Win this stunning 925 silver rose gold gilded collar with white
zirconia from the Sif Jakobs ‘Pecetto’ collection. Retailing at £199.00, this has been kindly donated by jewellers Henry D Johnstone
With stores at Alderley Edge and Poynton, jewellery retailer Henry D Johnstone offers exclusive bespoke wedding rings and exquisite jewellery together with a wealth of experience and specialist knowledge Without the overheads of large retailers, Henry is able to offer you an exceptional choice with real value for money. Meet the team at the Great Northern Wedding Show on stand 79 this Sunday.
Win FREE hire of Love Letters with Make It Stand Out
The lovely chaps at Make It Stand Out will
donate their beautiful Love Letters free of charge to bring extra LOVE to your
big day! Choose Mr & Mrs, Mr & Mr or Mrs & Mrs (subject to date availability)
and meet the guys from MISO on Stand 5.
Win a FREE engagement shoot with Project Valentine
Engagement shoots are a great way for you and your partner
to practice being in front of the camera, so you know what to expect, are
relaxed and fully camera-ready on your wedding day, plus you get some gorgeous
digital shots to remember your engagement by. Great prize from Project Valentine,
Win a Limited Edition Confetti Treat Box, donated by
Every Great Northern Wedding needs confetti! The fabulous
team at Dollz
Confetti have got a beautiful treat box of their favourite flowery
treats so you can choose the blooms that work for you. Connect with them
on Facebook, there are lots of photos of their oh-so-beautiful confetti range.
Win a box of delicious cake pops from Polka Pops
It wouldn’t be the Great Northern Wedding Show without the
delectable cake pops from Polka
Pops – always beautiful and so delicious! Owner Amy specialises
in the very best cake pops and cakeball towers, meet her on stand 108.
FIVE vouchers for two free glasses of Prosecco from Fizz
An essential part of your wedding planning – sampling the
wares! Eric is an adorable 3 wheeled Italian piaggio mobile prosecco bar, and
you can meet him and the lovely ladies at Fizz and Flute at the show.
And yes FIVE lucky couples, or FIVE lucky brides and their Chief Bridesmaid
will win a glass of their finest prosecco! The Fizz & Flute bar is located
opposite the catwalk area.
Win a bottle of champagne and FREE ice cream from Dolly’s
Delights and The Lovebus Wedding Company
Dolly’s Delights is a VW split screen camper from The Lovebus Wedding
Company that has been lovingly converted into an ice cream/candy van
and comes complete with bunting and 5 bistro tables and 10 chairs. One lucky
bride and her guests will receive a bottle of champagne and a voucher for a
free ice-cream for the winning couple and the guests who have joined them for a
day off wedding planning fun! You will find Dolly in the arena to the left of
the catwalk, and the beautiful Lovebus camper vans will be outside the arena,
surrounded by admiring couples no doubt!
Win a FREE afternoon tea for two at a Deckers venue of
The winner will be able to choose the venue for their
Afternoon Tea treat from the following within the Deckers group;
- http://theroyaltobyhotel.co.uk/ –
- http://cenetta.co.uk/ –
- http://crimblehall.com –
- http://thepeacockroom.com/ –
- http://www.penninemanor.com/ –
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Why not book your afternoon tea to coincide with an
appointment with their wedding co-ordinators? Have a chat with their team at
the show, you will find them on Stand 64. Please note the prize is for a
traditional afternoon tea, served without alcohol.
Win confetti from Adamapple
in eco-friendly & biodegradable confetti and also have a growing range of
beautiful products for you to consider for your wedding. Special touches that
your guests will remember forever. The winner will take home a tin of one of
their most popular petal mixes called Vintage mix, complete with a handy scoop.
You can meet their team on Stand 46.
Win a mini Boudoir photo shoot with Lace & Pearl
The lovely people at Lace & Pearl are
back at the show, and they’re repeating the prize that they offered last year.
The winner will receive a mini boudoir photoshoot which includes full hair and
makeup, 1 outfit and 2 fully retouched photos (from a choice of 4) which is
valued at £195. Meet their team on Stand 78 at the show!
Win 100 sparklers from Big Wedding Fireworks
Wedding Fireworks are your local experts in fireworks, displays,
safety and every aspect of pyrotechnics to ensure your wedding display is truly
spectacular! A lovely, family-run business – stop for a chat on Stand 81 and
find out more!
Win afternoon tea for two and a hamper of essentials for
the bride courtesy of Charnock Farm
Charnock Farm is a wonderful place to get married. Situated
in the semi-rural outskirts of Leyland and just minutes away from junction 28
of the M6 motorway, this family-owned venue offers a quirky, rustic backdrop
for your Best Day Ever. The lovely team who organise all of their weddings have
gifted one of our winners a voucher for a gorgeous afternoon tea and a
super-cute hamper filled with little treats and handy essentials for your
wedding day. Find out more about this beautiful wedding venue on
A case of sparkling wine from Horgans Wedding Cars
Horgans Cars have been getting happy couples to the church
on time since 1995 in their fleet of incredible, award-winning wedding cars.
You will see their vehicles and their uniformed staff outside the arena at the
show, and you can view their collection here http://www.horganscars.co.uk/vehicle One
lucky couple will take home 6 bottles of sparkling wine, thanks to the generous
Win a 1-2-1 Make-up tutorial with Kerry Baker: Make-Up
Kerry is an incredibly talented make-up artist (you will
have seen her work on the cover of the Little White Books magazine.) She’s got
so many tips, hints and tricks when it comes to making the most of what you’ve
got that any woman would love a 1-2-1 session – and that’s what the lucky
winner of this prize will get! Kerry will be on Stand 42 at the show, and
you’ll see her doing a demonstration just before the first catwalk – and here
she is on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/kerrybakermakeupartist/
Win the full Love, Honour and Be True bridal lipstick
Look at this gorgeous prize from @lovehonourandbetrue – one
lucky bride will win their range of lipsticks! Their company was launched in
early 2014 by sisters Helen and Kitty, based in Cheshire. All of their lipstick
shades suit all skin tones, are moisturising, non-bleeding and long lasting.
Their lipsticks are filled in the UK and all ingredients are not tested on
animals. The lipstick names are wedding themed they are; Love Story, Kiss the
Bride, I Do, Just Married and Blushing Bride. Wow, the winner of this prize is
in for such a treat! https://www.lovehonourandbetrue.com/
Win dinner, bed and breakfast for the happy couple at the
Abbey House Hotel, Cumbria
At the bottom of the South lakes lies Abbey House Hotel & Gardens which
is just a short drive from the Heart of the English Lake District, only 20
minutes from Windermere. And the lucky twosome who find the sign for this prize
gets to stay in this beautiful hotel, and indulge in FREE dinner and breakfast
too and the food is incredible, take a look here http://oscars.abbeyhousehotel.com/ Meet
the team from this luxurious venue on Stand 68, and there’s an editorial
feature in the Great Northern Wedding Venues magazine where you can find out
Abbey House Hotel & Gardens also have a very exciting wedding package exclusively for couples attending ‘The Great Northern Wedding Show’.
Wedding Packages Available from £2995*
Visit stand number 68 for details or contact them directly on 01229 838282.
Win afternoon tea at Mitton Hall or Falcon Manor courtesy
of the Dream Makers at the James’ Places Group
The Dream Makers at James’ Places can’t wait to meet all the
wedding-planning couples at the show this weekend who are still wedding
venue hunting – you can discuss the absolutely beautiful properties
where they make dreams come true across the Ribble Valley – including Eaves
Hall, Mitton Hall, The Shireburn Arms, Holmes Mill and Falcon Manor. One lucky
couple will win afternoon tea for two at either Mitton Hall or Falcon Manor – what a fabulous
prize! And remember, you can join us at Falcon Manor for our Summer
Wedding Fete on June 24th/25th and we’re back at Mitton Hall with our Autumn
Wedding Spectacular on Sunday 8th October.
Win a fabulous wedding singer for your wedding breakfast
– courtesy of Mark at The Party Project
Party Project have been hosting the catwalk shows at the Great
Northern Wedding Show for the past 5 years, entertaining the crowds and keeping
everything running smoothly. With years of experience performing in the West
End Mark can entertain your guests as they enjoy their meal, making your
wedding breakfast even more memorable! Mark is back for this show, hosting the
catwalks and you can meet him and his team on Stand 74, near the delicious
treats being served by Caru Coffi in the top left hand corner of the arena. The
Party Project also provide a whole host of wedding props, such as giant Love
letters and a selfie mirror – stop by Stand 74 and say hello! TERMS AND
Win a gift hamper from Beanmade Candles!
Beanmade Candles are just gorgeous, and one of our winners
will take home a beautiful hamper containing some of their lovely goodies! Made
with 100% Eco Soy Wax and natural oils, they are non-toxic and give a long,
clean burn – and they’re just so pretty! Take a look here to find out more and
contact Sally who can provide candles for your centrepieces or as favours for
One lucky, lucky couple will win a Hog Roast for 50
people COMPLETELY free of charge – courtesy of The Catering Angels
We LOVE The Catering
Angels! Outside Bolton Arena this Sunday they will be serving Roast Lamb
with a Redcurrant Glaze & Marinated Chicken Skewers with Roasted
Mediterranean Veg, Salad & Cous Cous. Ohhh, yes please! Based in Clitheroe
but covering the whole of the North West The Catering Angels took the ethos of
the traditional Hogroast and developed recipes and menus that can be catered
for anywhere. They now boast a massive array of menus to suite all tastes,
preferences and events.
Win bed and breakfast at Bartle Hall
Hall Hotel is ideally situated between both its neighbouring towns of
Preston and Blackpool. With just a short drive into the Lake District it is
located within easy access of the M6 motorway. Take a look in your copy of the
Great Northern Wedding Venues magazine for more details of this gorgeous,
gorgeous place. The lovely wedding team at Bartle Hall have gifted an
overnight stay with breakfast for the couple who wins this prize, what a treat! You
can meet the team at the show on Sunday, they’re on Stand 9b – stop and say
hello and see if this is THE venue for you!
Win a flower arrangement from Red Floral Architecture
You can’t miss the spectacular Red Floral Architecture display
– it’s stand 24, on your right as you enter the arena. They produce
show-stopping creative masterpieces as seen on the cover of the Great Northern
Wedding Venues magazine and amazing, bespoke floral designs for hundreds of
weddings each year! The winner of this prize gets to take home a
stunning floral arrangement, Team LWB are officially jealous!!
Win a bottle of Moet courtesy of Decks and Décor
A free bottle of Moet is always a good thing!Damien
at Decks and Décor has
gifted us a lovely bottle in a gift box, perfect for toasting a hard days
wedding planning! Decks And Decor was created in 2015 with the aim of offering
a bespoke and elegant package tailored to your needs yet avoiding the
stereotypical “cheesy” wedding DJ sound and look. Head to Stand 30 to
discuss your dancing plans – every wedding needs a packed dancefloor!
Win a pack of wedding prints by Gabrielle Kate Designs
Gabrielle Kate wedding prints are brilliant – not only do
they look gorgeous but they help your guests to follow your plans on the day.
Do you want your nearest and dearest to share pics on Instagram? Use a sign to
display your very own hashtag. Or would you rather no-one share pics on social
media until after the wedding? Use a sign to let them know! Gabrielle Kate Designs also
offer a range of simple and beautifully handcrafted wedding stationery with an
innovative flair. Head to Stand 14 to see examples and find out more, and
Gabrielle has also kindly donated a set of prints to be won in our
Win a selection of bridal accessories from Brides of
Brides of Leigh is a family run business established in
1988. The owners are mother and daughter Sue Grundy and Sam Hayes, Sue having
worked in Brides of
Leigh for the past 25 years. We also a full time seamstress, Shirley,
for in house alterations for the perfect fit to your gown. Connect with Sue,
Sam and Shirley on Facebook to make your appointment https://www.facebook.com/bridesofleigh/ The
winner of this prize takes home a ring cushion, a garter and a dolly bag – what
every bride needs on her most special day!
Win FREE membership for the happy couple at the USN Arena
gym for one month
Many couples see their wedding as the ultimate motivation to
get fit – to look and (more importantly) feel their very best on their very
best day. The gym team at the USN Arena are there to
help you every step of the way, and the lucky couple who win this prize
receive a pass for one whole month! Find out more about their services here http://www.boltonarena.com/fitness/
Win tickets to the live show Mason King: Mind Control
If you’ve never had your mind blown by Mason King https://www.facebook.com/masonkingmagic/
then head to Stand 89 and get ready to be amazed! Imagine being asked to
draw something with your mind then moments later have that drawing replicated
right in front of your eyes! Imagine being asked to think of any word at all
then moments later being told with frightening accuracy what that word is!
Imagine being shown an illusion without any smoke and mirrors that is so visual
and so astonishing it will make you question the laws of modern day physics!
Mason has kindly donated 2 tickets to Mason King – Mind Control’ on 26th May at
Winwick Leisure Centre near Warrington, and a bottle of prosecco too!
Free Pizza from Woodstock Pizza
Woodstock Pizza offer a mobile wood fired pizza service using the finest ingredients from their trailer straight to your mouth! Wood fired pizza to feed your soul! Covering the whole of the North West, their incredible food is perfect for your wedding or any special event.The winner of this prize will receive four FREE pizzas to enjoy at the show, or takeaway and enjoy at home – who doesn’t love a no-cooking Sunday! Find them outside the Arena serving delicious pizzas all day.
We’ve also got boozy gift sets, a wedding planner notebook
and some lovely paper wedding signs, a Fuzzy Duck male grooming kit and bottles
of beer and prosecco up for grabs!
Limo-Scene wedding cars https://www.facebook.com/LimoSceneWeddingCars/
have offered one of their beautiful wedding cars completely free of charge to
one lucky couple! To enter this competition you need one of their own
raffle tickets, available from the Limo Scene teams outside the arena and on
Stand 77. You must be present at
the second catwalk at approximately 2.30pm to claim this prize. Terms and
Entry to the show is FREE for you & your guests when you
pre-register before 9pm Saturday 22nd April (or you can pay just £2 per adult
on the day) http://lwb.xyz/GNWSApr17