All the companies detailed below are very familiar with Great Fosters and many have worked with us for a number of years. They have a wealth of experience in their chosen field and will offer you a first class service to ensure that your wedding is truly spectacular and the memorable day you have always imagined. We are confident that these trusted suppliers will surpass your expectations in terms of both quality and attention to detail.
Designer Cakes by Elle award-winning designs, stunning sugar flower work, intricate detail & exquisite flavours from Cordon Bleu designer, Elle.
Dolly Dew Drops Lizzie trained with the reknowned Peggy Porschen and provides a five star service and show stopping cakes.
Maki’s Cakes specialises in beautiful handcrafted cakes and favours.
Speciality Cakes - choose from the designs in their extensive catalogues, or let Speciality Cakes turn your own ideas into icing with outstanding cake artistry.
Entertainment & Event Planning
Ambassador Band boasts some of the most talented and entertaining young musicians on the current music scene and will perform an eclectic mix of Funk, Soul, Motown and Pop dance floor classics, providing a musical journey fit for any occasion.
Carousel String Quartet - will add a touch of sophistication to your wedding day and create the perfect musical accompaniment for your civil ceremony or church wedding, entertain your guests during drinks & provide an elegant background to your wedding breakfast.
Firebird Events are committed to providing professional event management and party planning and pride themselves on their attention to detail. They supply discos and bands as well as all manner of entertainment including magicians and musicians to name but a few.
Hand Full A Soul We will tailor their set to your taste so that if there is that one song that you can't stand, you can rest assured that you will not be hearing it! They will happily learn your first dance song and play it live for that memorable moment – completely free of charge!
The Redfords are a five piece band with an extensive repetoire, which is constantly updated.
So Sinatra - wow your guests with the UK’s number one Sinatra impersonator!
Sugartown offer tribute acts & Lookalikes, Soloists, Duos, Function Bands, Big Bands & Singing waiters, String and Classical Ensemble, Sound Lighting and props, Fun Casinos, DJs and so much more.
Virtual Events will supply a fun portable photo booth so your guests will leave with their own personal memory of your wedding plus dance floors and lighting.
The Fine Flowers Company has styled many weddings at Great Fosters with gorgeous flowers, each one truly bespoke and simply stunning. They will help you all the way along, from ideas and designs to turning it into a breathtaking reality. View favourite weddings on their GF web gallery or on their blog.
Lavender Hill Company is passionate about creating beautiful floral designs for your wedding with designs ranging from traditional English country garden to modern and innovative.
Lily's Flowers is Great Fosters' in house florist. Their team is highly imaginative and their film industry background combined with their knowledge of the hotel help them to make your wedding the 'one off' it deserves to be.
Tangerine and Green wedding florists is based in Englefield Green. They are specialists in wedding floristry, passionate about offering a personal service and creating bespoke and individual wedding flowers. Their team of highly skilled floral designers have many years experience putting your ideas into practice, producing beautiful flowers for your wedding day.
Academy Furniture Hire offer a range of chairs to enhance your ceremony or reception.
The Chair Dressing Company provide clients with help and expertise when it comes to creating the perfect finishing touch. Their chair covers and coordinating organza ties come in an array of different colours to suit every occasion and they pride themselves on being able to fulfil any chosen colour-scheme combination.
Host with Style provide a range of chair covers from a classic tailored look to something really quite different. From delicate lace to unique floral slips their range of dressing options will find that something extra you’re looking for. They also provide Chiavari chair rental along with an array of elegant dressing options.
Party Lights will add that special touch of elegance to your wedding with party lighting and drape hire.
Neil Hunt will ensure that you wedding reception runs like clockwork and all timings are adhered to, leaving the bridal party to enjoy the day with nothing to worry about.
Hair and Beauty
Carolanne Armstrong has wide ranging experience from the art of subtle enhancement to the creation of dramatic once in a life time looks. Her approach is relaxed and confident and dedicated to ''you loving how you look”
Mova has a committed team totally dedicated to making you feel special and look great from the moment you contact them. They will enhance your natural beauty without altering your individual style.
Sharon Roberts Hairdressing Sharon has over 25 years of experience. As well as helping you achieve the perfect hairstyle, she is passionate about providing the very best personalised experience and you'll benefit from her tips & tricks acquired from looking after many brides and bridesmaids.
Ivy White design beautiful wedding stationery that is in keeping with the tone and style of your day.
Wedding Stationery by Victoria de Barros will create beautiful bespoke stationery to complement your style and personality.
Wedding Photography and Videography
BeUnveiled take an unobtrusive approach to photography to capture those special moments and produce an album of truthful and honest images that can be enjoyed for generations to come.
Don Wales has worked at Great Fosters for over 10 years and also had his own wedding here, so he knows the grounds and hotel very well ! Don has worked as a photographer for over 35 years and brings a sense of fun to help you both relax in front of the camera to get the best memories of your wedding day.
Hayley Bray - fun natural, contemporary, glamorous, creative, romantic, relaxed, reportage, group, couple & love - Hayley & Will mix a little of each at the right moment to create not just images but fantastic memories of your wedding.
Roger Brown - Roger puts an emphasis on minimal interruption, allowing you to mingle with your guests whilst I capture natural images – a smile, a laugh, a certain look. Of course, posed and family group shots are also included.