Wedding planner, Annabel Candler, reveals her top tips for planning an outdoor wedding

Wedding planner, Annabel Candler, reveals her top tips for planning an outdoor wedding: Image 1 Wedding planner, Annabel Candler, reveals her top tips for planning an outdoor wedding.

"An outdoor wedding can be glorious, but make sure you take the following tips into consideration.

"Be prepared for wind, rain, heat and sunshine.

"Check if your guests will have easy access to parking, toilets and refreshments.

"Visit your chosen venue at the time of year you're getting married. This will allow you to see what the views, flowers, smells and temperature will be like.

"Look into who can perform outdoor ceremonies and whether there are any restrictions.

"Consider how your chosen space will work in terms of seating and shelter.

"Pick a catering business that has a great reputation. Check whether they have any requirements, such as water, power and shelter.

"It's awful to think that something bad might happen on your big day, but it's a good idea to be prepared. Ensure you have someone trained in first aid on-site and that you can get phone signal.

"A planner will act as a coordinator and ensure everything goes smoothly."

To find out more about Annabel, visit www.weddingsbyannabel.co.uk

Photographer's credit: www.derwentphotography.co.uk

 
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