When you appoint a toastmaster at your wedding, you will be following a great British tradition. A professional toastmaster and master of ceremonies will help plan your day's activities, maintain calmness and relieve an awful lot of stress so that you can relax and really enjoy your day.
As well as make essential, timely and energetic announcements, a good Gloucestershire or Wiltshire toastmaster will orchestrate proceedings, ensure everyone is seated and help out with any last minute or unexpected tasks.
Here’s some great wedding toastmasters based in Gloucestershire and Wiltshire from places like Swindon, Salisbury, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Cirencester and Chippenham, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your Glos & Wilts Wedding magazine when contacting a toastmaster for your wedding.
Gloucestershire Cake Maker Cotswold Cakes creates beautiful Wedding Cakes throughout Gloucestershire and the surrounding area, with a stunning look and taste to remember
From Large Tiered, to small Intimate Wedding Cakes Pam’s passion for making the perfect cake shines through on them all.
Project Cakery has been created by Holly Elphick after re-launching her Mum’s business in 2020.
This very successful business started life in 2016 as 'Claire's Kitchen', set up by Claire Elphick. Claire quickly built a thriving business serving the local community. She became very well known by all her loyal customers for her scrumptious breads, cakes and pastries.
*Discount for all cakes booked during lockdown*
Sweet-toothed diners are in for a treat this World Chocolate Day as London added a new luxury dessert parlour to its dining offer. Situated on Wembley Park Boulevard, Haute Dolci has a stunning open design that draws inspiration from both Italian and French heritage; the eatery combines fashion sensibilities with the art of food and desserts, to ensure a sumptuous and unparalleled customer journey. The restaurant boasts a backdrop of exquisite finishes inspired by Statuario marble and on the mezzanine level, a cherry blossom tree will transport diners to Paris' iconic cherry blossom display outside of the Notre-Dame, adding to the air of elegance at this must-visit dessert house. The tree, constructed from a real cherry tree trunk and six metres in diameter, will provide an ethereal focal point to the decadent eatery, with beautiful bloom-filled branches spanning across the width of the restaurant.... read more
Posted: 25 June 2021
Holly Elphick is the owner of Project Cakery (formerly Claire's Kitchen). She's a wedding and celebration cake designer, specialising in buttercream commissions based in South Cerney (near Cirencester). As we celebrate the return of weddings. Holly has unveiled some mouth-watering designs, perfect for micro celebrations. She tells us, "Cupcakes are a great choice for a small wedding and they double up as favours while a tall statement cake will provide the wow-factor at any wedding large or small."... read more
Posted: 6 April 2021
The Vanilla Pod Bakery located in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, has launched a new Limited Edition Sunflower Mother's Day cake collection. The new collection is a direct result of owner, Pia Cato, having to pivot and explore other opportunities since the pandemic started.The award-winning bakery usually creates wedding cakes for couples holding their celebrations in and around the Cotswolds. But since the pandemic, the business has had to look at other areas in which it can create mouth-watering bakes in order to survive.... read more
Posted: 9 March 2021
Anna Baker is a creative cake designer offering bespoke baking in the Cotswolds. From afternoon tea to showstopping wedding cakes, each treat is created using the finest ingredients. Now that restrictions look set to lift, we catch up with her about her latest designs for micro weddings. Anna tells us, "For a micro wedding this summer, I would suggest ordering a delicious semi-naked or sponge cake fully covered with buttercream. There are so many delicious flavours to choose from and the beauty of hosting a micro wedding is that a seven-inch cake will be plenty for 15 guests with some to spare. Alternatively, you could have a two-tier cake with one five-inch and one seven- inch layer. The seven-inch tier could be eaten at the wedding and the smaller one could be frozen to enjoy at a later date with family and friends."... read more
Posted: 4 March 2021
Pia Cato, the founder of Vanilla Pod Bakery located in Cheltenham, is enjoying her new studio, photographed here with her talented team by Gloucestershire-based real wedding photographer Nikki Kirk. Pia has recently unveiled a showstopping intimate cake collection perfect for small, micro weddings consisting of wow-factor two-tier designs and she also offers delicious tasting boxes. Couples can pick from a wide range of mouth-watering flavours include Oreo cookie, apple and cinnamon and lemon drizzle curd cake.... read more
Posted: 4 February 2021
Daisy Pratt is the owner and cake designer of Very Vanilla, a Cotswolds-based luxury wedding cake design and patisserie specialising in modern cakes and dessert tables for weddings and events across Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and beyond. We caught up with Daisy to ask what popular and trend-setting designs she predicts we will be seeing at weddings next year.... read more
Posted: 3 September 2020