Brides Up North Wedding Fairs

the north east wedding show is back!

January 11th, 2016 | Rachel Parry

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We are delighted to let our North East readers know all about a huge event which is taking place this very weekend as the north east wedding show returns from the 16-17 January 2016 at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena!

We’re looking forward to popping in to make sure North East ladies get a glossy copy of our beautiful Unveiled Magazine (you know we also edit a glossy print magazine, right?), but with over 100 of the region’s finest suppliers showcasing everything from designer dresses to decadent cakes, sparkling accessories to fabulous flowers and impeccable grooms wear to romantic honeymoons, you will also be able to try, buy, book and plan everything you could possibly need for your special day under one roof.

We’ve also got a very special discount for Brides Up North readers, allowing you to book two tickets for just £8.  Click here to take advantage of this huge saving*, using the offer code BNTH and we’ll see you there! 

* Advance ticket prices revert to the on the door price of £7 at midnight the day before opening.

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the north east wedding show say: This season’s impressive exhibitor line-up includes John Lewis, Moss Bros, Seaham Hall, Accent Original Bridal House, The Designer Cake Company, Slaters Menswear and many more, making The North East Wedding Show an unmissable event for any engaged couple and their wedding party.

If you are looking for inspiration and the latest bridal trends then The Catwalk Show is the place for you. Beautiful, elegant designer dresses will grace the runway three times a day along with suave menswear, sophisticated mother of the bride attire and pretty bridesmaid dresses, making it a fabulous must-see show for the entire bridal party.

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Gather essential top tips from a whole host of wedding experts including  The Wardrobe Provocateur Nichola English, who will provide you with invaluable advice on personal styling for your wedding and choosing the best dress for your body shape, helping you to look and feel good inside and out on your big day.

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Newcastle’s number one wedding band are back by popular demand, as Pop Idol finalist Aaron Bayley and his band get ready to entertain the crowds on stage throughout the weekend with a fantastic line up of classic hits.

Plus all new for 2016 we have DIY Wedding Workshops from the North East Blogger Awards winner, Creative Junkie. You will be able to roll up your sleeves and get immersed in DIY Wedding fun! The sessions will take place across the weekend!

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After a full day of wedding planning, you and your wedding party can unwind with a glass of bubbly and toast to your future happiness in style.  Don’t forget to pick up your free goody bag, packed with lots of exciting products and a free show guide, so that you can contact your favourite exhibitors after the show.

For more information visit The UK Wedding Show website, and don’t forget that special offer code, BNTH. 

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something for the weekend…

January 23rd, 2015 | Julia Braime



It’s a big weekend for weddings in the North East, and brides in the region can’t fail to have noticed the massive North East Wedding Show by The UK Wedding Shows, at the Metro Arena in Gateshead this weekend.

Taking place two times a year, once in London (The London ExCeL Wedding Show) and once in Newcastle (The North East Wedding Show), The UK Wedding Shows bring together the very best local bridal wear and specialist wedding suppliers to provide all the essential products and services, contacts, help and inspiration to ensure that brides-to-be have everything at their disposal to plan their perfect wedding.

The event runs both Saturday 24th January and Sunday 25th January 2015, from 10am till 4pm, and tickets are £5 in advance, £7 on the door.

If you still haven’t got your tickets, you can click here to find out more about the event and book your place in advance.

While you are in the area, our sponsors and friends at Dandy Events are hosting another of their Inspirational Wedding Weekends, around the corner at their showroom on Scottswood Road.

Dandy Events Inspirational Wedding Weekend

The team at Dandy are our go to at Brides Up North when we need help dressing our big events and catwalk shows, so I’d definitely suggest that you pop in to see Denise, Nicola and their fabulous showroom.

Dandy Events will be showcasing all of their products, the top trends for 2015 and their exclusive new room dressing ideas. The showroom is open this weekend from 10am till 5pm on Saturday, 10am till 4pm on Sunday.

For more information visit their website at

That’s your weekend sorted then!

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