Your Sussex Wedding - February/March 2024 (Issue 107)

REGULARS 7 EDITOR’S LETTER A warm welcome from Kelly 9 NEARLYWED NEWS Catch up on the latest from around the county 12 FREEBIES & OFFERS Great giveaways and discounts up for grabs 55 HOT TOPIC Local experts offer stellar advice on taking those first wedding-planning steps 83 COMPETITION Win a honeymoon in Jamaica worth £4,500 CONTENTS FEBRUARY/MARCH 2024 VENUES 19 SPOTLIGHT ON... Uckfield and around 25 CENTRE STAGE Local wedding venues bursting with character FEATURES 47 MODERN HISTORY We love the elegant, muted colour palette of this local shoot, paired with its soft natural light aesthetic 51 ONCE AND FLORAL Meet the county’s incredible wedding florists 59 SPEND, SPLASH, SPLURGE Jewellery and accessories to suit any budget On the cover This issue’s cover has been sponsored by Hotel du Vin, Brighton (, an elegant sanctuary nestled in the heart of Brighton’s enchanting former fishing village, The Lanes. The boutique hotel is housed in a breathtakingly restored 19th-century edifice, and offers an experience steeped in unique character. On the cover is bride and groom Laura and Phil on their big day, which was captured by Hayley Rose Photography ( 25 59 3