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Visit the Wedding Fairs at Bluewater, Manchester and ExCeL London

Visit the Wedding Fairs at Bluewater, Manchester and ExCeL London

15 wedding reception trends for 2015

15 wedding reception trends for 2015

Get inspired with the latest wedding trends and reception themes for the new year

The X Factor winner Ben Haenow pops a question to girlfriend live on air

The X Factor winner Ben Haenow pops a question to girlfriend live on air

After being crowned 2014's <i>The X Factor</i> winner, Ben Haenow was asked to propose to girlfriend Jessica Jones live on air. And this is what he did...

Get on the bus!

Get on the bus!

Travel in style from ceremony to reception (and make the journey one to remember) with these tips from Ensignbus

Top 10 unusual wedding requests

Top 10 unusual wedding requests

Beyond the call of duty: hotel chain Premier Inn have revealed the most quirky requests from their wedding parties

World Cup-inspired wedding ideas

World Cup-inspired wedding ideas

Yes, football-themed wedding touches can score big on style too. With Brazil 2014 fever in full force, we share a few of our favourites

Try your luck with a casino theme

Try your luck with a casino theme

Cathy Prested of Funky Casinos tells us how to bring a high-rolling vibe to your celebration

Add a little magic to your reception

Add a little magic to your reception

Magician Josh Brett of Deceptive Arts shares his top wedding tips (but not his tricks!)

Y&YW wants to style YOUR day!

Y&YW wants to style YOUR day!

Send us your reception styling brief or dilemma for a chance to have a top wedding planner design your big-day details

Do you want to stamp out your stammer for your wedding day?

Do you want to stamp out your stammer for your wedding day?

Take part in this new Channel 4 show and they'll help you on your way to wedding speech perfection

Brand new service from celebrity wedding planner

Brand new service from celebrity wedding planner

Brides with less than A-list budgets can now get a piece of the celeb wedding experience with Made By Niemierko

Luxe planning tips from Weddings by Harrods

Luxe planning tips from Weddings by Harrods

To celebrate the launch of the new Weddings by Harrods planning service, Sonia Abrams shares her top trend predictions for a super-sophisticated day

Free gifts for brides marrying abroad

Free gifts for brides marrying abroad

Find out how the guest list for your sunshine wedding could lead to fab freebies for you and your hubby-to-be

Rock My Wedding launches online boutique

Rock My Wedding launches online boutique

The bridal blog branches out into W-day fashion, accessories and décor

Churches to allow celebrity-style customised ceremonies

Churches to allow celebrity-style customised ceremonies

The sky’s the limit with new rules on C of E weddings