July 2021

Joy for couples as Covid-19 wedding restrictions are lifted

By |2021-07-21T12:20:40+01:00July 21st, 2021|Blog|

It’s been a long wait for many engaged couples, especially those who have been forced to postpone their wedding during the pandemic. The Prime Minister has confirmed that most remaining social distancing measures will be lifted in England from 19th July. This means that there will no longer be any limits on how many guests can [...]

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June 2021

What are the new rules for weddings from 21st June?

By |2021-06-22T08:27:40+01:00June 18th, 2021|Blog|

It’s good news for many couples as some wedding restrictions are eased, even while most other Covid-19 rules remain in place. The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has announced that the end of all pandemic social distancing restrictions will not take place on 21st June as originally planned. There will now be a delay of up to [...]

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Discover our favourite bridal trends of 2021

By |2021-06-11T13:32:54+01:00June 11th, 2021|Blog|

Are you looking for your perfect wedding dress? Take inspiration from this year’s most coveted bridal trends. Draw on nature with floral fantasies Flower-print wedding dresses are among the most fashionable choices for brides this year, so why not have a venue to match? At Coltsford Mill, we have 12 acres of stunning grounds and [...]

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May 2021

Pretty and personalised – creative ways to enhance your Covid-safe wedding

By |2021-05-17T14:32:58+01:00May 17th, 2021|Blog|

For those getting married in the next few months, coronavirus safety measures probably didn’t feature in your original vision of the perfect wedding day. However, with a little creativity, there are ways to make masks, hand sanitisers and other safety requirements an attractive part of your wedding décor. Our stunning barn wedding venue is one [...]

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Couples look forward to further easing of wedding rules in May

By |2021-05-10T14:26:12+01:00May 10th, 2021|Blog|

In mid-April, the government eased some of the restrictions around wedding celebrations at venues in England. Couples can now have a total of 15 guests at their wedding ceremony, although evening receptions are still currently not allowed. The ban on evening parties is expected to continue until at least 21 June. However, if the government’s [...]

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April 2021

Take a look at our favourite wedding trends for 2021

By |2021-04-20T13:27:18+01:00April 20th, 2021|Blog|

With nuptials back on the calendar, let’s make sure your planning is up-to-date with the latest wedding trends. Outdoor weddings Until at least 17 May, wedding celebrations in England will take place outside. So, it’s fortunate that alfresco weddings now are the height of fashion. At Coltsford Mill, we’re blessed with 12 acres of beautiful [...]

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What are the new rules for weddings in England?

By |2021-04-15T12:12:03+01:00April 12th, 2021|Blog|

Weddings are making a gradual return, as the government takes the first step of its lockdown easing roadmap. As from 29 March, wedding ceremonies with up to six people in attendance can now take place in England, without the need for exceptional circumstances. A small celebratory gathering can be held outside for no more than [...]

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March 2021

Time to plan your gorgeous barn wedding for autumn 2021

By |2021-03-18T13:54:47+00:00March 18th, 2021|Blog|

As the government aims to lift all social restrictions in England by late June, couples flock to book their romantic autumn wedding. After a year of disappointments and setbacks for many couples, we were delighted to see hope for 2021 weddings in the government’s roadmap for our release from Covid-19 lockdown. Coltsford Mill is the [...]

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What does the Covid-19 roadmap mean for weddings in England?

By |2021-03-10T11:17:36+00:00March 10th, 2021|Blog|

The release of the government’s proposed route out of lockdown has offered new hope for wedding celebrations this year. When the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, unveiled the lockdown roadmap for England – the process by which we will be gradually freed from Covid-19 safety restrictions – engaged couples and wedding businesses had cause to feel optimistic [...]

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February 2021

Social distancing – what does it mean for my wedding?

By |2021-02-16T10:59:16+00:00February 16th, 2021|Blog|

As the country waits to hear about the government’s roadmap for easing Covid-19 restrictions, many couples are wondering what social distancing measures will mean for their wedding. Some experts suggest that even when restrictions begin to ease, we are still likely to see a requirement for social distancing at weddings for some time. These measures [...]

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