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The Pros and Cons of a Christmas Wedding in the Lake District

Category: Wedding Tips Date: 10th November 2019

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Winter is picture perfect!  Snow, magic, warming, a truly fairy tale time of year.

For better or worse a combination of Christmas and Weddings has more in common than you initially think.  Have the opportunity to share time over scrumptious food with friends and family; mixed with a time of high emotions.  A Christmas Wedding has in recent years grown in popularity and we are not surprised. There is a lot to consider before jumping into the winter bride club!

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How to include the Nature Trend in your Lake District Wedding

Category: Wedding Tips Date: 20th October 2019

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Choosing the Lake District for your wedding means that you feel a connection with nature in some way and there is no better place than Broadoaks to celebrate your wedding in style. When it comes to weddings there are always trends. The biggest trends for 2019/2020 are to go back to nature and increase the eco-friendliness of your wedding. Searches for sustainable wedding ideas rose by around 181% this year and new ideas are popping up on Pinterest all the time.

Here are some ideas that will get your wedding full of natural beauty inspired by the beauty of the Lake District that surrounds Broadoaks Country Hotel.

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Why Your Guests Will Love Your Lake District Wedding

Category: Wedding Tips Date: 8th October 2019

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When your guests receive your wedding invitation and they realise they are going to spend a whole weekend (or more) in the beautiful Lake District they will be delighted. In fact, many guests choose to stay for long weekends or even a week when they realise the amazing place they will be travelling to, to help you celebrate your marriage.

The Lake District is a popular choice for couples choosing to get married, and for their guests – here are a few reasons why:

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Halloween Inspired Weddings in the Lake District

Category: Wedding Tips Date: 15th September 2019

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Not just for Goths, Halloween is now one of the biggest trends in wedding themes as it is so flexible and very memorable. From cute pumpkins to glamorous vampires and everything in between if you have always wanted to have a wedding on the dark side then read on for some Halloween inspiration.

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Autumnal Ideas for Your Lake District Wedding

Category: Broadoaks News Wedding Tips Date: 9th September 2019

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There is no more beautiful turn of the season than that of Summer to Autumn, and nowhere is this more true than the stunning Lake District. From September the light starts to get softer and the trees start to turn their leaves from bright greens to soft yellows and reds, it is a stunning time of year for photographs and a beautiful time of year to get married.

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LGBT+ Weddings in the Lake District

Category: Broadoaks News Date: 24th August 2019

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Congratulations, getting married is one of the most exciting things you will ever do and at Broadoaks we have a huge amount of experience in delivering stunning gay weddings for lots of happy couples. As a gay owned wedding hotel in the Lake District we know this gives us an extra understanding into just how special this day is going to be for you and your spouse to be.

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Tips for Planning the Perfect Winter Wedding in the Lake District

Category: Wedding Tips Date: 14th August 2019

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The Lake District is beautiful at any time of year and each season brings with it its own benefits and small challenges. Winter weddings can be truly magical, and in the majesty of the Lake District even more so but having a winter wedding does mean there are a few extra planning tips you should think about.

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