Archive for December, 2014

Merry Christmas from Athelhampton House and Gardens

Dec 24

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It’s finally that special time of the year, and we would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our visitors and readers a very merry Christmas and a […]

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Recipe: Christmas Mulled Wine Trifle

Dec 23

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Here at Athelhampton House and Gardens we love to celebrate Christmas, with one of the things we love the most being the food! Combining two Christmas classics, rich mulled wine […]

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20 questions every bride & groom-to-be should ask a wedding photographer

Dec 19

So you’ve looked through the wedding venues in Weymouth, Dorset, and you’ve set your heart on Athelhampton House, of course! You’re all booked in, phew! Now the venue is sorted […]

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Four ways to arrive at your wedding in style

Dec 18

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Before even thinking about the ceremony and the celebrations, there’s always the matter to consider of how you’re going to arrive at your wedding. Arriving in a special way will […]

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Choosing a wedding colour scheme couldn’t be easier

Dec 16

Picking the right colour scheme may seem like one of the most daunting decisions that you have to make about your wedding – it has to both bring together every […]

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Lace to remain a timeless wedding dress trend for 2015

Dec 9

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Bridal designer Phillipa Lepley has predicted the top wedding dress trends for 2015, with classic, timeless styles continuing to be fashionable next year. Having designed dresses for a number of […]

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Dorset Then and Now shows change in Dorset through the decades

Dec 3

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A new book published by local newspapers the Bournemouth and Dorset Echo has captured the hearts of the local community, selling well as a Christmas gift alongside other popular books […]

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