Your Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wedding - February/March 2024 (Issue 105)

With Christmas and the cold snap a distant memory, this is the springtime season of love with Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day and Easter upon us. For those of you who have just become engaged on Valentine’s Day then congratulations, you’re at the beginning of your wedding planning journey! If you’re putting the finishing touches to a spring wedding then take inspiration from our real-life wedding couples and expert local suppliers. There’s also the latest wed-day news, offers, fashion and beauty. Plus, turn to page 27 to read my review of The Retreat Elcot Park and their fabulous Signet Spa. Until the next issue... Claire x Claire Ridley, Editor Spring awaits ISSN 2049-4203 Your Berks Bucks & Oxon Wedding is solely owned, published and designed by KD Events & Publishing Ltd. Whilst every effort was made to ensure the information in this magazine was correct at the time of going to press, the publishers cannot accept legal responsibility for any errors or omissions, nor can they accept responsibility for advert content, or of the standing of advertisers or by the editorial contributions. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the publisher. Your Berks Bucks & Oxon Wedding is published six times a year. EVENTS & PUBLISHING cwe COUNTY WEDDING EVENTS Congratulations to De Vere Wokefield Estate on their recent Green Tourism Award. Read all about it on page nine. Don’t miss our exclusive offer with Missenden Abbey on page 13. The team are offering a complimentary stay in the beautiful Bridal Suite plus guest accommodation! Win! A honeymoon in Jamaica worth £4,500 on page 94. ADVERTISING Account Manager Jessie Wilson | 01376 538 478 @CountyWeddingMagazines @CountyWeddings @countyweddingmagazines Visit us online at and DESIGN 01376 535 616 ACCOUNTS 01376 535 616 MANAGING DIRECTOR Sarah Ellis | 01376 535 602 EDITORIAL Editor Claire Ridley | 01376 535 611 I love this wedding inspiration taken as part of our exclusive styled shoot on page 53 in this issue. How stunning is this hairstyle by Maisie and Michael at Hairvibes in High Wycombe? Read their style predictions for 2024 on page 84. I adore this picture of Lucy, Harvey and their dog, Indy, on their wedding day, expertly caught on camera by Stone Photos on page 34. I was offered a very warm welcome when I visited The Retreat at Elcot and The Signet Spa. Turn to page 27 to read all about it. EDITOR’S LETTER 7