Wedding Trends for 2017

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Wedding at The Grim’s Dyke: Photo Credit Neil Sampson Photography The Grim’s Dyke hotel is the number one wedding location for the bride who wants the best on her wedding day. We have both the fairy tale location and the beautiful grounds – all of which can be hired out, exclusively for your big day. But planning a wedding involves … Read More

What would a Victorian Wedding have been like?

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Victorian Wedding

A Victorian wedding was a most important celebration. The day was an important one, not only for the bride and groom, but also the bride’s mother – as she’d been preparing and planning for this day since her daughter first arrived in the world. When it came to Victorian weddings, EVERYTHING was important! The attire of the bride and groom … Read More

The tradition of wedding favours

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When it comes to cutting back on the expense of a wedding, the favours you give away to guests could be considered a ‘nice to have’ extra that can easily be cut out altogether – but that would be a huge mistake! The History of Wedding Favours Wedding favours have a long history and a significant one at that. You’re not … Read More

What does your choice of wedding flower say?

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It’s long been known that flowers can convey a hidden message, with each colour and variety holding a secret key. When it comes to picking your wedding bouquet flowers, for many, it can be a simple case of selecting the most suitable colours for your overall wedding colour scheme – but have you considered what your choice of wedding flower … Read More

Spring Wedding Trends

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Spring 2016 wedding trends Who doesn’t love a wedding? – and we at the Grim’s Dyke are no exception! If you’re in the middle of planning a wedding over the next year, or about to get started with your planning, there’s some great spring 2016 trends to take note of. The lovely Kate Middleton (Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge), set the trend for … Read More

What our brides say about their Grim’s Dyke Wedding

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Welcome to your fairy tale wedding location! It can be overwhelming looking for the perfect wedding venue: So many choices and lots to consider. Rather than us telling you why we think we’d be the perfect fairy tale venue, why don’t you see what our brides have to say? “The best day of our lives!!!” “We recently got married here and … Read More

Weddings at The Grim’s Dyke

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Weddings

If you’re looking for a wedding venue steeped in history and surrounded by tranquil romantic scenery, look no further than The Grim’s Dyke Hotel. Located just 12 miles from central London, with the towns of Harrow, Stanmore and Watford close by, Grim’s Dyke gives couples the chance to have everything on their wedding venue wish list – picturesque settings, breath-taking … Read More