Our Journal

Advice, inspiration and a little behind the scenes – you’ll find it all in our journal.
Civil ceremony, church or celebrant?

Civil ceremony, church or celebrant?

So you’re getting married! Hurrah! I find a lot of couples have a lot of questions about the actual “marriage” part of getting married because there’s a few different options to choose from. Here at Lodge Farm there’s three main ways to celebrate your wedding – civil...

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How to choose a wedding venue

How to choose a wedding venue

So you've narrowed your long list down to your short list, you've visited a few venues and asked them some great questions, how do you actually decide on the one?! I’m Jen, and I run the wedding barns at our family farm in North Yorkshire. It’s me who will show you...

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What does a dry hire venue really mean?

What does a dry hire venue really mean?

So you’ve found an incredible dry hire venue and you’re already getting excited about bringing your amazing day to life, but what does dry hire really mean? What’s included, what’s not included and what else do you need to budget for? I’m Jen, and I run the wedding...

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5 Ways to Choose which Wedding Venues to visit

5 Ways to Choose which Wedding Venues to visit

You’re probably starting to find that there is a never ending list of venues you could possibly chose! By the time you’ve scrolled through Instagram, signed up to Hitched and Bridebook, had a quick Google and possibly some input from friends and family you’ll probably...

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What To Ask A Wedding Venue (especially in Yorkshire!)

What To Ask A Wedding Venue (especially in Yorkshire!)

So you’ve found a venue online you love the look of and you’ve booked a tour but now you’re wondering what to ask to make sure it’s the perfect venue for you? I’m Jen, and I run the wedding barns at our family farm in North Yorkshire. It’s me who will show you around...

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