Here are some links to the websites of some like-minded folks who offer different services around the West Dorset area. If you’re visiting, check them out…
Our RESTAURANT! The Giant Club in Axminster, Devon.
6 courses of casual fine dining for only £30pp. Bookings only.
Marquees & Equipment Hire:
www.rustichire.co.uk - lots of nice, rustic and vintage stuff to deck out your party with.
http://www.rochestershire.co.uk/ – Great local catering equipment hire company, for everything from tableware to refrigeration to tents. Receive a 10% discount when booking through Gideon Hitchin Catering.
http://www.abbasmarquees.co.uk/ – A fantastic local marquee company offering lots of different types of tents
www.southwesteventhire.co.uk – Large range of equipment to hire in the South West.
oak leaf marquees – Marquees in the South West
Bell Tent Hire:
bellandbreakfast.com – brilliant Bell Tents with lovely furnishings or furnish them yourself. Great for extra accommodation at weddings.
Photography & Videography:
www.buesnelphotography.com - Brendan Buesnel ARPS is a West country photographer with a unique and stylish approach to image making. Tailored packages to suit your occasion or event.
http://www.dorsetweddingvideos.co.uk/ - Dorset Wedding Videos prides itself on delivering the perfect way to remember your special day.
http://www.knapphouselodges.co.uk/ - New wedding venue on the edge of Exmoor. A really nice, secluded spot with mature trees and great views.
www.georgeinnchideock.co.uk - great local pub serving food sourced from many of the same suppliers used by us.
www.electricpalace.org.uk - the best live entertainment venue in the West. Lots of stuff going on, from stand-up comedy with the likes of Russell Howard to live streaming of Opera from New York’s Met Theatre.
www.symondsbury.com - amazing self-catering accomodation in a Dorset manor house full of quirky art with a beautiful garden.
www.cowparsleyweddings.com – 18th Century farmhouse near Taunton with an orchard garden. Great for relaxed weddings in a natural environment.
www.washingpool.co.uk - great farm shop with pigs to stroke, a cafe with lovely views and fantastic produce.
www.framptonsof bridport.co.uk - Brilliant local butcher’s shop, under the town hall in Bridport
www.leakersbakery.co.uk – Lovely traditional bakery producing unusual, delicious breads
dorsetcoastalcottages - lots of places to stay around the Dorset coast.
www.rivercottage.net - Hugh’s cookery school & canteens in the Westcountry.
www.woodovens.net – Amazing wood-fired ovens that we use at festivals and outdoor events.
www.trillfarm.co.uk – Self-catering accomodation, positive-living courses & luxury farm gate products near Axminster, Devon.
http://www.hitched.co.uk/ - Weddings website with info on venues, suppliers and advice
Sister companies in other areas:
www.newforestcatering.co.uk – Same great catering service, different area!