Here's a recap of our Golden Ticket Prizes! #GNWS2017

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The Great Northern Wedding Show returns TOMORROW! And if you are one of the first 500 couples to arrive you will receive an exclusive goody bag which may contain a GOLDEN TICKET!

Team LWB will randomly place winning golden tickets into the goody bags. At least one in fifteen contain a ticket. Should you find one just hand it in at the Little White Books stand and collect your prize there and then! All we ask is that you agree to have your photo taken for social media in order to claim the prize, and it’s strictly one prize per couple. Please note, some prizes are date dependent. Here are some of the prizes available on the day:

Dinner, Bed and Breakfast at Abbey House Hotel

At the bottom of the South lakes lies Abbey House Hotel & Gardens which is just a short drive from the Heart of the Lake District only 20 minutes from Windermere. This venue is a firm favourite with Little White Books brides and grooms and the couple who find this Golden Ticket in their goody bag are in for such a treat – a complementary stay INCLUDING dinner, bed and breakfast for two! Find them on Instagram

Win a bottle of Moet courtesy of Decks and Décor

A free bottle of Moet is always a good thing! Damien at Decks And Decor has gifted us a lovely bottle in a gift box, perfect for toasting a hard days wedding planning! Decks And Decor was created in 2015 with the aim of offering a bespoke and elegant package tailored to your needs yet avoiding the stereotypical "cheesy" wedding DJ sound and look. Connect on Instagram

Win a bottle of champagne and FREE ice cream from Dolly’s Delights and The Lovebus Wedding Company

Winner of Best Transport in the Great Northern Wedding Awards 2017, Dolly's Delights is a VW split screen camper from The Lovebus Wedding Company that has been lovingly converted into an ice cream/candy van and comes complete with bunting and 5 bistro tables and 10 chairs. One lucky bride and her guests will receive a bottle of champagne and a voucher for a free ice-cream for the winning couple and the guests who have joined them for a day of wedding planning fun! You will find Dolly in the arena to the left of the catwalk, and the beautiful Lovebus camper vans will be outside the arena, surrounded by admiring couples no doubt! Connect on Instagram

Win a box of delicious cake pops from Polka Pops

It wouldn’t be the Great Northern Wedding Show without the delectable cake pops from Polka Pops – always beautiful and so delicious! Owner Amy specialises in the very best cake pops and cakeball towers, and she won the Great Northern Wedding Award for Best Individual Business this year, taste her cake pops and you will know why! Connect on Instagram

Win FREE hire of giant LOVE letters with Scene my Event

The lovely team at Scene My Event will donate their beautiful Love Letters free of charge to bring extra LOVE to your big day! This popular trend is set to keep rolling, and this winners Big Day can feature some BIG love free of charge (this is a date dependant offer). They offer an enormous range of unusual props to make your wedding extra special, connect on Instagram

Win a free hair and makeup trial with Nala and Knot

The lovely ladies from Nala & Knot specialise in both bridal hair and makeup, and the winner receives a FREE trial session! They were Highly Commended in the Great Northern Wedding Awards 2017 too! Connect on Instagram

Win a selection of hand made Rivington Chocolates

Rivington Chocolates opened for business in 2014, a cottage industry built on a desire to produce hand made luxury chocolates using only the finest sustainable ingredients and bespoke recipes direct from our kitchen in Horwich by owners Christine and Chris. Their gorgeous treats make the most incredible wedding favours. Connect on Instagram

Win a box of cupcakes from Ebella Creations

Based in the heart of the Ribble Valley in the lovely market town of Clitheroe, Ebella Creations is a family affair run by mum and daughter team, Lindsey and Emily. This lucky winner takes home a box of their delicious hand made cupcakes – always delicious and oh-so-pretty! Connect on Instagram

Win afternoon tea for two with fizz at Bashall Barn

Newly refurbished, Bashall Barn Weddings are licenced for marriages and offer amazing afternoon tea in a unique farm venue with fantastic views over the beautiful Ribble Valley. A delicious treat and the winner can chat to their wedding team while enjoying their prize! Connect on Instagram

Win an Amanda Wyatt headpiece worth £75 with Something Blue Bridal

In the small, semi-rural village of Bromley Cross, on the outskirts of Bolton, 'Something Blue Bridal Boutique' offers every bride-to-be a special, unique and personal experience in helping her to find that dream dress. This beautiful Amanda Wyatt headpiece will be yours if the Golden Ticket is hidden in your goody bag! Connect on Instagram

Win a THREE HOUR 1-2-1 make up tutorial with Kerry Baker: Makeup Artist

What a treat! What Kerry doesn’t know about Make Up isn’t worth knowing! Winner of the Great Northern Wedding Award for Best Make Up 2017, Kerry will help the winner of this prize find their most beautiful and confident self, with tricks and tips from one of the North west’s wedding industry leaders. Connect on Instagram

Win a beautiful necklace from Betty the Caravan, looked after by Natty Bee!

My Name is 'Betty' and I am the cutest Vintage Caravan. My owners have spent many hours and put lots of love and thought into restoring me to my former glory.... and look at me now! I am a super cool Photobooth that you can Hire for your Wedding. My owners have also had these beautiful necklaces made for all the lovely brides who book me for their Big Day, and you can win one in the #GNWS2017 Golden Ticket giveaway! Connect on Instagram

Win FREE ice cream for 60 guests with Milk Maids of Bolton

Yes, you read it right – FREE ice cream on your wedding day for up to 60 guests!! Milk Maids provide the finest gelato made with award winning milk from their own cows available to hire on our beautiful tricicyle for your Best Day Ever. Please note, this prize is subject to a maximum 30 mile radius from Bolton and is also date dependent – if your wedding falls on a date that Milk Maids already have a booking for your prize will be gifted to another couple, and there is no cash alternative. Connect on Instagram

Win a beautiful Linzi Jay veil from Gown Bridal

Gown Bridal are a specialist Bridal Boutique exclusively dedicated to curvy and plus size brides, sizes 14- 32. Owner Sally aims to deliver each bride-to-be with a wonderful and memorable experience beyond their expectations in a private boutique environment. The winner of this prize takes home a fingertip length ivory Linzi Jay veil with full ivory embroidery and beads and rhinestones with a retail value of over £150. Connect on Instagram

Win a bespoke Couples Celebration piece by Hertas Creative

Herta's Creative Wedding Stationery is offering you a free 31x21cm sized unique printed 'Couples Illustration'. Helen who owns the business will work with you to create your own couples illustration, as per the photo the theme can be whatever you like, super hero, princess or just as you with your family pet, kids can be added too! This unique prize will be printed on quality thick 350gsms card and will be sent to you by the end of November 2017 in time for Christmas! Connect on Instagram

Win 2 litres of Snowfetti from Adam Apple

Every Great Northern Wedding needs confetti! Adam Apple specialise in eco-friendly & biodegradable confetti and also have a growing range of beautiful products for you to consider for your wedding. Special touches that your guests will remember forever. The winner will take home two litres of Snowfetti, ideal for winter weddings, complete with a handy scoop. Connect on Instagram

Win afternoon tea for two with fizz at Mitton Hall

Mitton Hall, part of the James’ Places group, is a stunning country house hotel in the heart of the Ribble Valley and a breathtaking wedding venue that redefines romance. The winner of this prize will be treated to their amazing afternoon tea complete with fizz! Join us at our ‘Fall in Love’ wedding fair at this incredible venue, 8th October 12-4pm. Connect with their team of Wedding Wonders on Instagram

Win a mini prosecco treat box from Blush Makeup

Dianna from Blush Makeup absolutely loves weddings. Her passion is to make brides and their bridal party feel beyond beautiful on their wedding day, and she does it so well! Isn’t this box of treats just gorgeous? Dianna is fabulous at what she does and paints the faces of many brides across the region. Connect on Instagram

Win a beautiful pendant and cufflink set for Cooljoolz

Absolutely perfect as gifts for your Best Man and Chief Bridesmaid! The pendant is a sterling silver bar shaped pendant set with a diamond in the centre and a hanging heart with a blue cubic zirconia, RRP £30.95. The cufflinks are rectangular in shape with T-bar swivel backs. Both have a Mother of Pearl inlay set with a cubic zirconia, RRP £45. Connect on Instagram

Win an overnight stay for two in the gorgeous Shepherds Hut at Samlesbury Hall

Nestled in the grounds of historic Samlesbury Hall is a rustic and carefree alternative to your traditional hotel room. Just as luxurious but with a rural edge, the hamlet is home to a collection of beautiful shepherd's huts, hand crafted to keep you toasty in winter and cool in the summer. Complete with two double beds in European oak, the huts boast all those little extras - memory foam mattresses, low-wattage electricity to keep your phone charged, as well as a cosy en-suite. The bathroom includes a spacious shower, hot water and soft towels, along with luxury toiletries. The huts are heated and well lit, including a camping lantern to add a rustic touch to your stay (and to light a moonlit walk). What a treat, a night away before the wedding to destress and unwind! Connect on Instagram

Win Free hire of two blossom trees worth £149 each from Pure Elegance

The professional venue stylists at Pure Elegance can help transform your Big Day using the latest styling trends to enhance your venue, including the use of these beautiful Blossom Trees. If they’re available for hire on your wedding day they are FREE for the winner of this fab prize! Connect on Instagram

Win a bottle of Laurent Perrier Rose Champagne courtesy of Bolton School weddings and event

If you’ve tried then champagne then you know…it’s absolutely amazing (well it is £85 a bottle…)! What a fantastic way to start your married life as you celebrate becoming Mr & Mrs! Bolton School is a beautiful venue, featured in the current Great Northern Wedding Venues magazine and you can meet their team on the day at the show to discuss your venue plans. Connect on Instagram

Win a Christmas themed afternoon tea for two with prosecco at The Wellbeing Farm Wedding Venue

We LOVE the Wellbeing Farm! It’s a rustic farm wedding venue in Lancashire with the WoW factor - fun, quirky and magical it’s packed with fun, cute details and of course the llamas, this prize is for a delicious Christmas themed afternoon tea for two with fizz once their festive season swings into action! Check the voucher for full details – if you’re the lucky winner! Connect on Instagram

Win a £100 gift voucher from Made By Myself Wedding Stationery

Made by Myself produce beautiful bespoke wedding stationery using luxury materials... the perfect choice for your wedding. Based in Leyland they work with couples all over the UK and abroad to create your dream designs. The winner of this prize has got £100 to spend, how fabulous! Connect on Facebook

Win a selection of confetti treats from Dollz Confetti

The gorgeous team over at Dollz Confetti hand mix real petals and dried flowers to create stunning biodegradable wedding confetti blends. The winner of this prize will win FIVE litres of Snowfetti and a box of Bridesmaid and Groomsmen confetti poppers – perfect for THAT confetti photo shot! Connect on Instagram

Win two free custom cocktails from Fizz & Flute

Meet Fizz & Flute, a unique mobile prosecco bar served from a beautiful Piaggio ape three wheel van. They serve delicious fizz, cocktails and beer – something for everyone! You’ll find them opposite the catwalk and you can connect on Instagram here

Win a Bronze photography package from LDK Photography

Working across Lancashire LDK Photography capture those precious moments that create lasting memories for everyone. This lucky winner gets their bronze photography package free of charge, as long as Lauren isn’t already booked on your wedding date. Terms and conditions apply. You can see examples of Lauren’s work on Instagram

Win a hamper of Forever Living Products courtesy of Paula Whitton Everlushions

Paula is a proud distributor of superior quality aloe vera products; grown and produced by Forever Living. Their product range covers health and nutrition, personal care, skin care and cosmetics, weight management, sports performance and even animal care; there really is something for everyone! She is also a business coach who trains and manages people to see the potential in themselves. The basket that Paula is donating is worth £70

Connect with Everlushions on Facebook

Win – Hire of a Bespoke Table Plan from Enchanted Wedding

Enchanted Wedding believe that your special day should be just that...your special day. They offer a wide array of venue decorations, centrepieces and other assorted goodies to turn your venue into something...well, Enchanted! As part of our Golden Ticket giveaways they are offering the free hire of a bespoke Table Plan – all you need to do now is decide who sits where and who with! Connect with Enchanted Wedding on Instagram

Win - £100 Voucher towards Wedding Suit Hire from SG Menswear

SG Menswear are an independent, family-run retailer specialising in men and boys’ formal hirewear whose experience and knowledge spans four generations. Excellent quality and more than reasonable pricing is what makes Leigh-based SG Menswear one of the most prestigious hirewear companies in the area. They are kindly donating a £100 Voucher towards your Wedding Suit Hire too! Connect with SG Menswear on Instagram

Win – Hire of Mr & Mrs Letters in Lights courtesy of Dream Capture Events

Dream Capture Events have an extensive range of stunning décor products and they frequently add new items too. Whether you prefer a more modern, traditional or vintage look they have a range to suit you. They are offering one of our lucky Golden Ticket winners the free hire of vintage-style Mr & Mrs letters in lights with wooden crates. Also available; Mr & Mr and Mrs & Mrs. This is a date-dependent offer so we’re keeping everything crossed that the letters will be available for your Big Day! Keep up to date with Dream Capture Events on Facebook

Win – Afternoon Tea for Two courtesy of Thornton Manor

Thornton Manor is a beautiful country house set within the Cheshire countryside, and is a stunning venue for your dream wedding! Within the Manor house there are a choice of wonderfully ornate rooms and outdoor settings to entertain your guests. Alternatively hold your celebration in one of their luxury marquees set in picturesque locations within the landscaped gardens and rolling parkland of Thornton Manor Estate. The Wedding & Events team at Thornton Manor are gifting one of our lucky Golden Ticket winners with an Afternoon Tea for Two with their compliments. Follow Thornton Manor on Facebook

Please note that some prizes are date dependant, in this case the prize will be offered to another couple. We've also got Wedding Planners, Photo Albums and Lightboxes to win!

You can pre-register up until 9pm tonight for FREE entry for you and your guests. After that it’s just £2pp on the door. Doors open at 11am, make sure you’re in the queue as once the 500 goody bags are gone they’re GONE!

Keep searching #GNWS2017 for behind the scenes news! See you there! 


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