UKAWP South West Mix & Mingle Event 2014 at The Green House Hotel


We were delighted to arrange the first UKAWP South West Mix and Mingle last week which took place last week at The Green House Hotel and what a fantastic evening it was!  A fantastic group of suppliers and planners attended which made for a lively evening with lots of connections being made.  Attendees were able to have a tour of this gorgeous boutique Hotel in Bournemouth and enjoy some great canapes from the kitchen of resident Head Chef Andy Hilton of Arbor Restaurant within the Green House Hotel, English sparkling wine courtesy of English Oak Vineyard who gave us a wine tasting talk and entertainment courtesy of Katie Francesca, mingling magic by Chris Piercy and fun photobooth by Photobooth Bournemouth.  Here are some of our favourite images of the evening kindly captured for us by talented local photographer Howard Lucas


Entrance table tree kindly supplied by Lauren Curry of Concept Flowers


 Delicious canapes and bubbly circulated for guests on arrival


Andrew Pharaoh of English Oak Vineyard in Poole giving guests a brief talk on the wines he produces at his Vineyard before the wine tasting



Autumnal dessert table supplied by Heather of The Sheridan Cake Company



 The beautiful tones of Katie Francesca entertained the guests throughout the evening


The Planners who attended the event enjoying some shots in the photobooth together!



 Chris Piercy wowing everyone with his magic



 A huge thank you to everyone who took part in this event and made it such a wonderful evening – we hope to plan more in the South West region for wedding planners and suppliers to attend so keep a look out on our Facebook page for more events coming up.  For more information on UKAWP planners and suppliers membership please contact Melanie Kiani Regional Ambassador on or Directors Sandy Moretta or Bernadette Chapman via



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