Hair and Make-up

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Caroline James   

Ever looked at all those glamorous stars on the red carpet and wondered how they do it. Wouldn’t it be wonderful to look like them on your wedding day? Well they’ve got a secret and we’d like to share it with you. They take their own make-up artist with them on their travels. Make-up artist to stars like Katie Melua, Charlotte Church, Jodie Kidd and numerous others can be your make up make-up artist for your special day. Her name is Caroline James and you can contact her 01745890258 or 07973 505099.

Keena 

Keena was brought in by one of our brides last year. She is lovely and does a fantastic job, smiling throughout the day. You can contact her directly on: 07894812341.

Hair Up By Hanna 

Hanna is absolutely fabulous. Hair up is her speciality and she is amazing. Not only is she great at hair she’s also a lovely person to have around on your wedding day. Her calm and caring manner make for the perfect start on your big day. She really does go out of the way for all of her brides. Hanna can be found on Facebook @hairupbyhanna Or even better give her a call on: 07891743446.

Pure

Pure Hair & Beauty is located around 10 minutes away in Denbigh. Really friendly, lovely service and beautiful results. They can be contacted on: 01745 815576.

Cars and Carriages

The majority of our couples, get married up here with us, however for those heading off to church you may want to do it in style, or maybe you’re after a carriage ride to enjoy your first minutes together as a married couple.

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Caramel Stud Carriages

Why have cars at all… Caramel Stud  Carriages in St Asaph have the most beautiful horse drawn carriages, absolute height of elegance… whether you get married here or else where it is the perfect way to spend that special time after your wedding to be together alone with a glass of champagne before the party starts… several of our couples who have been married here and had a 20 minute drive around the country lanes just to spend some precious time together.  Jo and Andy are professionally turned out for the perfect photo opportunity. What a fabulous way to start your married life. Phone Jo on 07974 181519

Grosvenor Classic Cars   

If you’re looking for the perfect car then get in touch with Grosvenor Classic Cars.  The cars are truly beautiful but that’s the easy bit.  The driver’s consideration for our brides makes their journey to and from the church truly memorable.  classiccars@littletonhall.com

Bernie and his Bentley

If you’re looking for the perfect car with the perfect gentleman driving it then get in touch with Bernie.  His Bentley is truly beautiful and Bernie himself is well dressed and lovely. You can contact him on: Tel: 01352 700085. Mob: 07973 810713. Email: bernie@bercat.co.uk

Nelly The VW Camper 

Looking for something a little bit different for your special day? Effortlessly cool and stylish, Nelly is a beautifully restored 1965 VW split screen campervan…and she loves weddings! Capable of carrying up to five passengers and offering fantastic photo opportunities, Nelly will be a memorable part of your day – she’s perfect for traditional or themed weddings, civil partnerships and vow renewals. Imagine the iconic sound of her air-cooled engine and the sight of flowers reflected in her polished chrome – get in touch to see what we can do to make your special day perfect! Email Nelly on nelly@nellyweds.co.uk or phone 01492 642462 to speak to her lovely owner Emma.

The In-Between Time

So, you’ve had your ceremony, and what a lovely one it was. You’re having your reception drinks and nibbles, then it’s time for your photographs. We’re finding this a great time to keep your guests entertained and busy with something extra special.

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Falconry

We got a lovely chap who lives close by who has three wonderful Harris Hawks and two beautiful barn owls.  Rich will bring the birds out so you and your guests can great shots with them and he will take some photos and will put them all on a disc for you to have as a keepsake. Phone Rich on 07704366244 or email him at   info@ falconry-experiences.com

Bella The Prosecco Van

Bella the Prosecco van will become your new best friend. Serving bottles of Prosecco, wine on tap and you can also choose another drink to enjoy on tap. Bella is a Prosecco van with a difference, she looks fabulous and keeps everybody happy!   You can contact Caroline on 07833228145.

Clay Pigeon shooting with a difference!

Like everything we do here at Pentre, Clayzer is a bit different.   Real guns…. that keeps the boys happy!!!  Deactivated that keeps the girls happy!   No noise or at least volume control that keeps our farmer happy!!   Great fun and really different and that keeps your guests happy and entertained while you have your photos taken!!   And last but not least very reasonably priced and that will keep the bank manger happy.   Have a look on their web site, the photos are fantastic!  We Just love it!

Event Lounge 

Whether it’s casino tables, music or selfies with a difference you’re after Event Lounge will look after you. Silv, Sarah and the gang will look after you and your guests on your big day. With their staff looking after everyone you know you’re in capable hands. You can call them on: 01492 556123. 

Gatling Magic

Whether it’s during the photographs, in between courses, or a full magic show you want, Jay is just fabulous. Bre Met Jay at a trades show and he had her astonished. Next up he came to meet Lorna and she was blown away too. In fact, they both still have their singed cards, sat side by side in the office. We have no idea how he does what he does, but he is very entertaining. You can contact Jay:  jay@gatlingmagic.co.uk

Donkey Rides 

If you’re looking for something special for the children on your wedding day. Sarah from Shore Line Trotters has beautiful little donkeys (some of whom have been rescued) who are really child friendly. They are beautifully turned out with flowers in their manes. Contact Sarah or Alan on 01745860580 or Facebook page www.facebook.com/shorelinetrotters/. Sarah – 07786349619, Alan – 07879177335

Flowers & Decor

Whilst most of our couples use our Wedding Store to decorate, we know how important beautiful bespoke flowers are. You can visit each of the websites by clicking their name.

Peak Marquee Hire

If you’re looking for table cloths, or maybe you want everyone sat at trestle tables, or perhaps wooden chairs are what you’re after. Haf is the lady to speak to. Her and her husband Brett run Peak Marquee Hire, and they really will look after you. You can call Haf on: 07858417871.

Tulipa Flowers

Aren’t we lucky, we live in a wonderful area with fabulous scenery and wonderful views…….but every beautiful bride needs stunning flowers for her wedding day. There’s a lovely local girl called Sioned who can provide just the right touches for every kind of wedding, from bouquets to table centers and so much more. The right flowers will lift the marquee or the pagoda in the wall garden. She has some stunning ideas. just give her a ring on 07886832145 or Email  sioned@tulipaflowers.co.uk

Scent With Love

Sarah and the gang at Scent With Love are fantastic. Their ceiling displays are incredible and they always have great attention to detail. You can call them on: 01492 330105.

Becky Collingwood

Becky is lovely. Her flower arrangements are beautiful and she always comes with a smile on her face. She does everything you need from table centres, to bouquets and buttonholes.  You can contact her on: 07957473540.

The Very Nice Flower Company

Dawn has great attention to detail. Her bouquets are beautiful and she really will look after you. You can contact Dawn on: 07734388705.

Music

Below you will find great ideas for music throughout your day, from the ceremony, to the in between time and meal, right the way through to the evening.

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Singing Waiters

Now, you’ve come to Pentre Mawr, so you’re very adventurous and if you want something really different get in touch with the Rat Pack Boys at www.ratpackboys.co.uk or email ratpackboys@aol.com. You can also phone Graham on 07977 924386………………..and what do they do??? Well I’ll give you a clue, they’re waiters with a difference…………..watch your guests be amazed.

Ashley Fayth 

Ashley did her first wedding with us this year. Her voice is fantastic and with guitar in hand her voice is something extra special for your ceremony. Ashley, is also great for entertaining your guests during reception drinks, your wedding breakfast and even into the evening.

Denbigh Male Voice Choir

If you want to do something really special, different and fabulously Welsh.  The local Male Voice Choir is a must.  They’re called   Côr Meibion Dinbych a’r Cylch – Denbigh & District Male Voice Choir.  If you get in touch with the Secretary – Dafydd Lloyd Jones on 01745 812944  or email him on dafydd.glyngarth@gmail.com or you can contact the Treasurer & Staging Manager – Gronwy Wynne 01745 817187 wynnegron@btinternet.com  Their website – www.denbighchoir.com and for general info drop then an email – hello@denbighchoir.com You’ll be surprise how reasonable they are, around £350!

Hot Foot Jazz Men 

They’re fantastic! They actually did our wedding and are so fun much. They will get everybody moving and keep everyone well entertained. They do a children;s disco as well as all of the lovely Jazz, songs you all know, such as, The King Of The Swingers and Mac The Knife. Later on in the evening, they will also do a big person’s disco too. You can contact them on 077840766 or 0794775333

Ceilidh Band  Moon Coin

They play a variety of music from the British Isles and beyond, including Irish, Welsh, Scottish, English, American and European tunes, for dancers of all abilities and ages. Lot’s of fun to get everyone on the dance floor. They can be contacted on: 01745 833229.

Event Lounge 

Silv, Sarah and the gang are fabulous at what they do. They’ve a great team, so you can rest assured no matter who comes on the evening you’ll be well looked after. They’ll listen to what you want and really know how to keep the dance floor full all night.  They can also provide lot’s of little extras such as casino tables to keep your guests enjoying themselves all night long. You can give them a call on 01492 556123.

Red Rooster Disco’s  

Dave and Nicola are a local couple with a huge number of wonderful extras and most of all the nicest people.  They know that it is your wedding and you are the most important people so if give a play list or tell the kind of music you want they will make it happen.  They can be reached on 01745890367 or 07765093203 or better yet go to their fantastic web site. http://www.redroosterdiscos.co.uk/

Tom Jones

Okay, not the really Tom Jones but a really great tribute act.  Ian Anthony is a lovely fellow who looks and more importantly sounds like Tom Jones.  He can be reached by going to http://www.iananthony.com  He’ll really get your party started!! If you want the dance floor full,  just book him!

Harpists

We had the pleasure of having Nerys a fabulous Welsh Harpist with us for our first wedding of 2018.   She is a fabulous harpist and a truly lovely lady.  She has a huge repertoire, knows all the current music  and smiles and says a huge yes to everything and everyone.   We can’t recommend her enough. See her website onwww.neryshewitt.com  She can be contacted by email on nerys.harpist@gmail.com or phone her on 07884095772 or 01978757964

Ffion is a local harpist and well experienced at playing the harp for wedding ceremonies (religious and civil), drinks reception and wedding breakfasts. The harp is a beautiful accompaniment to your special day and adds a touch of elegance that will create a serene, memorable and romantic atmosphere. All genres can be catered for, as well as special requests that will be personal and meaningful to the bride and groom. Pentre Mawr Country House is an intimate wedding venue that will be complimented by this beautiful instrument. All couples are offered personal consultations to choose their ceremonial music. Contact Ffion on 07584307069 or ffiondavies14@hotmail.com

Photographers and Videographers

Photographers and Videographers are really important. Even if you don’t want the posed photographs, it’s important to capture your day. We also recommend you look at photographers as soon as you can, as they get booked up quite quickly. Our biggest piece of advice when it comes to photographers is to make sure you like them. They will be with you all day and in close proximity, so it’s really important that you get on. Here’s a few photographers that will come in, look after you and truly make you smile on your big day.

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Mike  Mainstone

Mike has been our photographer of choice since one of our brides recommended him for our weddingHis son Steve and works with him to get those ever so important photos taken and then to get out of your hair so as not to spoil your day. Perfect pictures every time. Mike is simply brilliant with people getting that smile when no one else can and getting great shots of little folk...it’s lovely to see Steve taking up his mantle. Steve also takes and edits wonderful video. Our only regret for our wedding is that we didn’t have one… but it was soooo long ago I’m not sure they’d invented video. You can give them a call on: 07717858380.

Shiny Memories

Sian & Alex take fabulous photos. They are brilliant at capturing the moment without being in your face. They both make you feel so at ease and will really look after you. They offer a range of packages to suit your every need, and trust us when we say they will snap everyone at your wedding. You can get hold of them on:  07803 369914 (Sian) or 07803 362187 (Alex), email them at shinymemories@rocketmail.com

NR Imagery

Nathan Roberts of nrimagery.com  has done many weddings here with us now.   What a kind, calm person he is.  Just the type of person you want around you on your wedding day.   Not pushy, allowing you time to enjoy your day without rushing you and still managing to get all the shots you want.   You can reach him on 075579434368

Love Clic

Daf & Steve are a great team. They are light hearted and fun, capturing all of those special moments. They are great at making everyone laugh. They offer both a video and photography service. Give them a call on 07818568567 (Daf) 07815577007 (Steve

Full Colour Films

Rob is lovely and produces fantastic wedding videos. He will capture your day in a beautiful way, without getting in the way. You can contact Rob via email rob@fullcolourfilms.com.  The stunning video he shot at Pentre Mawr in Summer 2017 can be seen below.

Catering Companies

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Below you will find a list of our recommended catering companies. They are all fantastic in their own right and have always done a brilliant job when they’ve been here with us in the past. To go directly to their website, you can click their company logo.

MM Catering

Anna and Marc Macaulay from Kinmel Bay. Marc turns out the most exquisite food from his immaculate kitchen on wheels. He can cope with anything from a formal sit down to a BBQ or hog roast. He’s got a great calming effect and is a lovely chap. Their web site is http://www.mmcatering.com  or just give them a ring on 07812 892833.

The Cheshire Dining Experience

Andi and his team were bought in by one of our couples earlier this year. What a professional, well-presented and happy team they are.  Andi & Tor will really look after you with great food and customer service at the heart for what they do. Tel: 07530 448367 01829 742594 Email: hello@thecheshirediningexperience.co.uk

Carringtons 

The team at Carringtons have a wealth of experience to cater to your every need. Their food is fabulous. They can be contacted on: 01695 632 252.

Outside Food

Toby and his team are well organized, well-presented and their food is lovely. You will be well looked after. You can give them a call on: 01492 580507 or 07901 688 282.

Catherine Skates   

Catherine’s food is fantastic. The team do a great job at looking after you on the day and Catherine is lovely. You can get in touch with them at: info@catherineskates.co.uk or 01352 733645.

Drum & Baste

A fabulous pizza company, great fun and pizzas are made to order. Drum and Baste have a fabulous set up. They work well for evening food and we’ve even had them here as an alternative to canapes. Here’s a link to their website: www.drumandbaste.co.uk