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South Farm Wins Countryside Wedding Venue of The Year!!



A huge congratulations to the fantastic South Farm who is one of our Mr & Mrs Unique venues!!! This leading Cambridgeshire wedding venue, has been awarded the prestigious accolade of Countryside Wedding Venue of The Year, East of England in The Wedding Industry Awards 2016.

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Christine Lyons, one of South Farm’s owners, Becky Duncan, General Manager and South Farm’s team of Wedding Planners and Event Managers were at the award ceremony on Monday 16th November and were thrilled to receive their regional award. This now puts South Farm in the coveted position of National Finalist with a well-deserved seat in the category of Countryside Wedding Venue of the Year at The Wedding Industry Awards 2016.

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South Farm’s motto is “Distinctly Different”. White peacocks strut around the beautiful grounds, brides can take a Tuk tuk to the altar, guests eat organic produce grown and reared on site and cooked to the moment. Couples can choose indoors or outdoors for their ceremony, sleep in a genuine Romany Waggon or the romantic duplex Bridal Suite and enjoy the extensive gardens that shine through every season whilst being uniquely entertained by rare breed piglets in the barnyard.

Becky Duncan said upon receiving the award “We feel amazing, it’s the first time we have ever entered something like this and everyone is really thrilled. We

Would you dare to wear a colourful wedding dress?…

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Photos by Binky Nixon Photography

Colourful, budget friendly, beautiful…

As you may know I’m partial to a bit of colour, so you can imagine my delight when colourful wedding dresses started to pop up everywhere this year! Whether is was soft pastels, floral embroidery, or coloured accessories, brides seem to be more brave about their choice and moved away from the typical white wedding dress.

So to celebrate this, I decided to get together a small group of Mr & Mrs Unique suppliers one afternoon for a mini photo shoot. The idea behind the shoot was to showcase that you don’t necessary have to spend a fortune on a wedding dress and to demonstrate how you could be brave with colour on your big day.

The three dresses used for the shoot were all under £200. The yellow and blue dress was vintage numbers from Jolly Brown Vintage and the white mini dress was from Topshop, with the gold sequin cardigan from ASOS.

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The shoot took place at an amazing venue called South Farm in Royston, Cambs. The venue boasts stunning grounds, farm with livestock, tuk tuk rides and also a collection of original gypsy caravans, an amazing backdrop for the photos.

I was thrilled to have Binky from Binky Nixon Photography on board for the photo shoot, as she is so good at what …