Cooke & Clugston

Caroline Cooke, from Limavady Road area of Derry, married Alistair Clugston, from Lincolnshire, at Dromoland Castle, County Clare on the 3 November 2018. One hundred and fifty guests attended, including Howard Spooner, friend of the Duke of Sussex. Hollywood star, John Travolta, who had been staying at Dromoland Castle, passed on his best wishes to the married couple.

Photography by Yez Photography.

NI Wedding Boutique Of The Year

Castle Bridal, Castlewellan wins NI Wedding Boutique of the year after operating for only 7 months!!

Castle Bridal of Castlewellan, County Down have been named NI Wedding Boutique of the year at the Northern Ireland Wedding Awards at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Belfast. This is an amazing achievement given the fact that it has been open less than a year! The boutique rounded off a hugely successful night by also scooping the Wedding Boutique of the year for County Down.

Josie McEvoy and her team were delighted to have picked up both prestigious awards,after being open only 7 months!She thanked her staff for all their hard work and dedication, and also all the customers who nominated the boutique for these awards. Josie & her team are overwhelmed by these two amazing awards and see them as a vindication of the massive effort to ensure that every customer request is catered for,

Apart from the large collection of wedding dresses instore, they stock curvy dresses up to size 32 & their well-known brand True Bride collection. They are a one stop shop from shoes, veils, jewellery & 1 of the largest collections of True Bride bridesmaid dresses. Their dresses come from all over the world to suit every budget plus we have a in-house alteration service available. If you’ve just said yes to the most important question of your life, the next decision should be when you’ll be able to pop in to them!

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Weddings at the Kempinski Hotel Bahia Estepona

The Kempinski Hotel Bahia is located on the Costa del Sol, just outside the lovely town of Estepona, with beautiful year round weather. It is a dream wedding location as it is right on the beach, surrounded by lush tropical gardens and has lovely outdoor areas for the ceremony, as well an elegant ballroom with capacity for 240 guests and three restaurant areas for the wedding reception.

The beautiful gardens with the backdrop of the Mediterranean and amazing views over to Gibraltar and Africa, makes this an amazing location and the experienced wedding organisers are able to make the day run without a hitch. Marta León, Weddings & Events Manager explains “We have all kinds of weddings, from small and intimate weddings with 15 guests, to large weddings with almost 200 guests, every wedding is different and special in its own way and they are all amazing.”

Marta recommends holding the ceremony between May and October in the beachfront garden and the reception in the garden area of their restaurant La Cabaña del Mar. Everything can be tailored to the couple from decoration and flowers, to music and entertainment and even the style of food.

Couples choosing the Kempinski for their special day will receive a free night in a beautiful bridal suite, a romantic breakfast in bed, a menu tasting for 6 people, and special accommodation and spa rates for guests.

For further information or requests please call +34 952 809 500 or visit

Ulster Tatler’s Leticia Alvarez visited Kempinski Hotel Bahia​ and you can read all about weddings at the exclusive 5-star hotel in our July issue, out now!  

Corick House Hotel Unveils New Wedding Suite

After Corick House Hotel & Spa underwent a series of refurbishments at a total of £250,000 to its main wedding suite, hotel bar, conservatory and restaurant, in addition to their award winning spa and new bedroom development, they now offer the complete package for any bride looking for an exquisite venue for their special day.

The wedding co-ordinator at Corick House Hotel, Lynda Beacom said: “We strive to do the best in everything we do at Corick House Hotel. With a capacity to seat up to 350 guests for your wedding banquet, it is extremely gratifying to see the investment and hard work planned by the family over the last number of months come to fruition. The results are fantastic. The response from our Brides has been a delight”

“No question is too small and no request is too big. We now have 20 years’ experience in wedding planning and host up to 150 weddings a year, delivering at the very top of our industry.”

Couples are invited to experience the venue first-hand by appointment, on Thursday evenings and on Sundays, to make sure it’s the right place for them. The Corick House Hotel’s wedding team advise them on their all-inclusive wedding packages for 2018/19.

To find out more or to make an appointment, email Lynda on or telephone 02885548216.

The beautifully refurbished Orchid Suite


Roulston & White

Miss Rachael Roulston from Belmont Road, Belfast married Mr Christopher White from Cranbook, Exeter on 25th March 2017at the Ballygally Castle Hotel. The happy couple, now living in Dorset honeymooned in Lapland.

Photography by Eddie McDowell Photography.

Clements & Murray

Evangeline Clements married Tristin Murray, at Presbyterian Church, Sixmilecross, followed by a reception at  Lough Erne Golf Resort, Enniskillen. The happy couple honeymooned in Vilamoura, Portugal .

 Photography by Erica Irvine Photography.






Four Seasons Wedding Fair

The Proposal Wedding Fair recently took place at the Four Seasons Hotel Monaghan. It was the perfect opportunity to discover a brand new pre-reception suite where you can celebrate your “I Do’s” in the sophisticated and elegant Limewood Suite, with stunning ornate plaster work on the barrel vaulted ceilings, with a vantage point for guests to welcome you as a married couple

Guests enjoyed a huge range of quirky wedding suppliers, gourmet canapes, champagne and viewed exclusive plans of the brand new Limewood Suite which is to be showcased on Sunday February 19th 2pm.  If you are interested celebrating your wedding in the Four Seasons Hotel Monaghan, please email or call 00 353 47 81 888.

For more coverage of this event, check out the Winter issue of Ulster Tatler Brides, in shops now.

La Mon Wedding Showcase Day

La Mon Hotel & Country Club held its Wedding Showcase Day on Sunday 15th January 2017. La Mon offers a beautiful country location, within the rolling hills of Co. Down yet uniquely located on the periphery of Belfast and surrounded by 10 acres of mature landscaped gardens. La Mon’s ceremony, reception suites and luxury accommodation were all showcased on the day, along with their fantastic wedding suppliers.

Join them at La Mon’s Bridal Fair on Sunday 19th March 2017 between 1pm-4pm and experience Love at La Mon.

For more coverage of this event see the Winter issue of Ulster Tatler Brides, in shops now.

McGoldrick & Mardsen

Miss Caroline McGoldrick, daughter of Brendan and Christine McGoldrick,  married Mr David Marsden, son of Brian and Kate Marsden, on 30th September at Holy Trinity, followed by a reception at Tullyglass House Hotel. The happy couple honeymooned in Lanzarote.

Photography by Laurence King of Snappitt Wedding Photography.

Check out more photos in the Winter issue of Ulster Tatler Brides, out now!

Wendy & Darren Greer

Wendy and Darren Greer were married on 2nd September 2016. The couple celebrated their wedding with a ceremony in Railway Street Presbyterian, Lisburn followed by a reception at The Culloden before honeymooning in the Algarve, Portugal.

Photography by Steven Neeson Photography.


Check out more photos in the Winter issue of Ulster Tatler Brides, out now!


Rogers & Fitzpatrick

The wedding of Katrina Rogers and Aaron Fitzgerald, formally of Newry now living in Perth Western Australia, took place on the 24th September 2016 at Sacred Heart Church, Cloughoge, Newry and the reception was held at the Carrickdale Hotel, Dundalk.

The bridesmaids were Debbie Rogers, Gemma Devlin-Corbet and Laura Fitzpatrick, whilst the best man was Aaron Herron and groomsmen were Shane Marron and Martin Little. Page boy and flower girl were Tiernan and Grace Rogers.