Wedding Checklist

12 months before

  • Agree budget with your family & partner
  • Select a date
  • Check legal requirements for your chosen type of ceremony
  • Check which, if any, documents will be required
  • Arrange wedding ceremony with clergyman/registrar
  • Book Stoneleigh Park for your wedding venue
  • Discuss catering requirements with our caterers

8 months before

  • Choose your bridesmaids, best man, usher and page boys
  • Shop for wedding dress and Groom outfit
  • Book photographer, entertainment and transport

6 months before

  • Order wedding cake
  • Shop for wedding rings
  • Compile wedding gift list
  • Book honeymoon
  • Make it a perfect day

4 months before

  • Visit clergyman/registrar
  • Confirm reception and catering details
  • Order wedding stationery
  • Decide on floral arrangements and book
  • Send invitations and record acceptances and denials
  • Organise stag and hen nights

3 months before

  • Organise dress and suit fittings
  • Practice wedding hair and make up

1 month before

  • Final rehearsal of wedding ceremony
  • Make all final checks for transport, cakes, flowers, photographers and honeymoon

1 week before

  • Send final number of guests to our caterers
  • Prepare yourself in plenty of time so you are not rushed
  • Above all, enjoy yourself and have a fabulous day