Blog Archive

Scroll through all of our fact filled blogs from Micklefield Hall Estate, find wedding and event inspiration and information from our favourite suppliers.

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Sharing platters

When it comes to Instagram-able food service, Kalm Kitchen are the pros but what are all the different stations, corners and platters? Whether it’s your canapes or dessert, Kalm Kitchen help you make the service of the food, at your event or wedding, as beautiful as your other elements. A study published in the Physiology […]

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Wedding stationary

Wedding stationery, a little detail that can make a big impact at your wedding. But what is it exactly and how do you go about getting it right? This month, we hear from Micklefield’s favourite wedding stationer Louise Ralphs. An overview to wedding stationery “Stationery covers any paper involved in your wedding day and is […]

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Exotic spices

Established in 1997, Arun and Rocky guided Ragamama from strength to strength, diversifying into not only catering for Indian weddings and events, but catering for multi-national cuisines, spanning all continents. As one of our catering partners for Micklefield Hall, we learn a little more about the company and how they fulfil their ‘promise’ to their […]

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Late night munchies

You are now officially married!  Your guests have feasted on your wedding breakfast, they’ve laughed and cried at the speeches and now their working up an appetite on the dance floor.  So how do you ensure that your guest’s energy levels don’t flag before the party finishes?  We hear from the lovely Pete, who works […]

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Arriving in style

As the trend for weddings continues to change, with many couples choosing to have their wedding ceremony and reception at the same venue, we have a look at how wedding car specialists are adapting. In this blog we hear from Mark Stepham, owner and director of West 1 Executive, who provide stunning cars for Micklefield […]

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The wedding breakfast

The wedding breakfast, a term used to describe your first meal together as a married couple and a term that has history to it.  But, how do you satisfy everyone’s pallet whilst choosing a dish you love and juggling everyone’s dietary requirements?  It makes you hungry just thinking about it! Our exclusive caterers, Kalm Kitchen, […]

Sarah Legge photographer behind camera

How to nail a group photo

A lot of our couples love relaxed and candid shots of their big day. However, love them or hate them, most weddings involve at least some form of formal group photographs (even if they’re just to please the parents!). One of Micklefield’s favourite photographers Sarah Legge Photography has drawn up a few tips to get […]

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Wedding photography

How to get the best from your wedding photographer Wedding photographs are so important, helping to capture the memories from your beautiful wedding day. Here one of our favourite photographers, Sarah Legge Photography shares some tips on how to get the best from your wedding photographs. 1. Choose carefully There are a lot of different […]

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Laura & Amanda’s wedding

The difference with same sex weddings at Micklefield is that there is no difference! Since November 2004, following the legalisation of civil partnerships, Micklefield Hall has welcomed many same sex marriages.  The very first gay wedding that we held, was for the gorgeous couple, Laura and Amanda. A glorious, sunny summer’s day in July 2008, […]