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Win a Wedding
Win the wedding of your dreams worth £15,000 whilst raising funds for St Leonard's Hospice
Date: 14/02/2019 04:00 AM
Location: York Marriott Hotel

Win a Wedding

Calling all engaged couples - we are offering you the opportunity to win the wedding of your dreams at York Marriott Hotel, whilst raising funds for St Leonard's Hospice.

Let us make your dreams come true with a stunning wedding package worth around £15,000 - all aspects of the package kindly donated by suppliers. The wedding is to take place on Friday 5th June 2020 and includes:
  • A full wedding package for 50 day guests and 70 evening guests at York Marriott Hotel
  • Dedicated wedding planner based at York Marriott Hotel
  • Simon Styles as Toastmaster and Master of Ceremonies
  • Red carpet welcome and glass of champagne for the couple on arrival
  • A reception drink per person, glass of wine with the meal and toast drink
  • A three course wedding breakfast and evening buffet - a pre-wedding menu tasting will also be available to the couple
  • Invitations worth up to £4.50 each by Made By Myself
  • Bridal flowers, button holes, top table arrangement and venue flowers from ibloomflorists
  • Photography by JoanneB Photography
  • Videographer - Cornfield Productions
  • St Leonard's Hospice wedding favours
  • An evening disco by DJK Sounds
  • Menus, table plans, place cards, cake stand and knife
  • Chair covers / bows
  • Accommodation and breakfast for the wedding couple, and discount available for friends and family (with a personalised custom web page for your guests to book their accommodation)
  • £1000 towards a wedding dress of the bride's choice at The Bridal Affair
  • Two complimentary bridesmaid dresses from Thimbelina
  • Hire of three suits (no highland, tweed or silk) from Suited n Booted, Selby
  • £500 towards your wedding rings at Nightingale Jewellers
  • A four-tier semi-naked wedding cake from Quite Contrary Cakes
  • Venue décor from Tracy Williamson Venue Styling & Floral Design to the value of £500
  • 1 month complimentary use of the Marriott Leisure Club for the wedding couple and Marriott Rewards card with reward points allocated after your wedding
  • A hula-hooping or aerial dance hen party session with High Hoops
  • More TBC!
So how do you win this amazing wedding package?

Firstly, apply online - tell us a little bit about yourselves as a couple, why you'd like to win this dream wedding package and any ideas you have for fundraising for St Leonard's Hospice. You have until 5pm on Thursday 25th April and shortlisted couples will be selected and announced on Friday 10th May. There will then be an interview process and the 6 couples going through to the finals will be announced on Wednesday 5th June 2019 at York Marriott Hotel – your potential wedding venue! These 6 couples will then have 3 months to fundraise for St Leonard’s Hospice, and the winning couple will be announced on Thursday 10th October. The wedding is to take place on Friday 5th June 2020 at York Marriott Hotel.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 25th April, 5pm

For full terms and conditions, click here.