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12 Things You Might Not Know About Christmas
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12 Things You Might Not Know About Christmas

As the old saying goes, Christmas is coming! And with it comes Christmas songs playing along with our favourite crimbo treats: Mince Pies, stockings, mistletoe, gingerbread men, Christmas pudding and sherry (preferably lots of sherry!). As well as Christmas cake, presents, stockings, Turkey, brussel sprouts, pigs in blankets, Champagne, and, well, the list goes on… But what about the things...

Top 5 Gifts for a Winter Wedding in Wales
Wedding Tips

Top 5 Gifts for a Winter Wedding in Wales

What better place to celebrate the happiest day in a couples’ life than in Wales? Here are our top 5 gifts for a winter wedding in Wales. While the high-season for weddings is most often summer (we all heard that sigh of relief when it ended at the end of September), there are the lucky few of us who are invited to a winter wedding too. Whether it is a white Winter Wonderland "Do" taking place...

Top Wedding Music Trends 2018
Wedding Tips

Top Wedding Music Trends 2018

Oh, look. There’s the DJ. Deejay. He’s wearing a bright white suit… And sunglasses too – at night. A bit weird… What’s he saying? He talks like an old-time radio presenter, but the words are blurred. His lips are right on the mic. Uh oh. He’s taking a request from a distant relative. Is that? Yep – he’s playing Y.M.C.A. again....

Top Wedding Ideas for 2018 – Bohemian Crystals & Celestial Chic
Wedding Tips

Top Wedding Ideas for 2018 – Bohemian Crystals & Celestial Chic

At Court Colman we love this time of year. The chills of the darker seasons are gone, and the warmth of summer is here. When running a country house hotel, in the idyllic Welsh countryside this means one thing. The wedding season 2018 has arrived, and we’re excited. To help you plan your dream wedding, we’ve put together some of the top wedding ideas, as predicted for this year. Of course...

Wedding Invitations - Where to Start?
Wedding Tips

Wedding Invitations - Where to Start?

So, congratulations! You’re getting married. Now what? Never under estimate the importance of the invitation. Your invitation will set the tone for what your guests are to expect from your wedding day. People lead increasingly busy lives and the invitation will allow them to plan for your big day too. But where to start? Hopefully we can help you on your way with some handy tips and information...