TOP News

Wedding: Cheshire couple get 'dream wedding' for free

Woman loses seven stone after 'seatbelt shame' on flight

  Woman loses seven stone after 'seatbelt shame' on flight Gemma Naughton , 37, has shared the secrets behind her transformation Gemma Naughton, 37, tried all kinds of diets over the years but nothing seemed to stick. That was until she plucked up enough courage to join a gym and start classes with a personal trainer – eventually going on to shed an incredible seven stone, the Manchester Evening News reports.

A couple from Nantwich have won a wedding worth £4,250 at one of Cheshire's top restaurants after entering a competition. Pippa Craig and Jim Wilcox are set to tie the knot in style, with a tipi, arrival prosecco, a trio of canapes, a dried-flower table centrepiece and a three-course sit down meal laid on at the Boars Head, Nantwich.

The couple will be assisted in their big day by a personal events planner after winning the competition set up by the venue. A year after their engagement, and with no wedding plans on the horizon, the couple said the plans “seemed like perfect timing, so we knew we had to enter."

The couple added: “We were so, so hopeful that we were going to be the winners so to receive the call was amazing.

Cheshire school 'will never be the same again' after much-loved headteacher dies

  Cheshire school 'will never be the same again' after much-loved headteacher dies Tributes have poured in for Ros Atkins who died earlier this month at the age of just 43Parents described Ros, from Gateacre in South Liverpool, as having the "most welcoming smile", adding that the Runcorn school "will never be the same again" after the passing of the "amazing" headteacher.

Read more: New designer fashion store opens in Chester just in time for Christmas

“The rustic charm and relaxed atmosphere, alongside the countryside feel of the Tipi is exactly what we were after. We felt so comfortable at the venue and we know how beautiful the food and service is already! It really is the complete package.”

The tipi is a year-round option for weddings, according to the Boars Head, offering a wedding in the grounds amongst the fresh countryside air in the summer, and in the winter is fully heated with a central feature fire. Pippa and Jim added: “Winning the competition means the world to us."

Inside the wedding tipi at the Boars Head, Nantwich © DANIEL WRIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY Inside the wedding tipi at the Boars Head, Nantwich

Richard Colclough, Managing Director of Parogon Group, owners of the Boars Head, said: “With the cost of living continuing to rise, we know many engaged couples might be putting their grand plans on hold. At The Boars Head we’re all about celebrating good times with friends, family and great food, which is why we wanted to give one lucky couple their dream wedding totally free."

Donald Trump escorts his beaming bride-to-be daughter Tiffany a day before her wedding

  Donald Trump escorts his beaming bride-to-be daughter Tiffany a day before her wedding Donald Trump is seen walking arm-in-arm with daughter Tiffany at Mar-a-Lago on Friday in exclusive DailyMail.com photos. Tiffany, 29, had been spotted in the morning on the estate's lush lawn wearing a casual blue and white gingham dress but had changed into a more formal patterned outfit for the afternoon event.It was a poignant moment in the run-up to the nuptials at the magnificent estate in Palm Beach, Florida, in which 250 guests are expected to witness her saying 'I do' to billionaire Michael Boulos, 25.

NEWSLETTER: Sign up for CheshireLive email direct to your inbox here

READ NEXT:

  • Inside village restaurant with epic Sunday roasts that's made Michelin Guide
  • The Cheshire town where festive street names 'boost house prices by £94k'

  • The Turkish trader who's hit 'different level of happiness' at Chester Christmas Market

  • Look round BeWILDerwood Cheshire's sparkly light and panto trail

  • The 'murky and seedy' Cheshire car park that's 'like a Pac-Man maze'

Family prepare for third Christmas without Cheshire man who vanished two years ago .
James Miller has not been seen since he went missing on December 22 2020Despite a police investigation into his disappearance and a long-running appeal from his family, James, who was 37 at the time, has not been seen since.

See also