UK Business Awards

2023 Wedding Services Awards

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Wedding Services Awards

Sparkle in the spotlight with the 2023 Wedding Services Awards, curated by Business Awards UK. In the enchanting and intricate realm of wedding services, earning recognition from our respected panel of experts can romantically enhance your brand’s prominence, distinguishing you as a star in the industry. A shortlisting or perhaps reaching the pinnacle as a Winner or Finalist, can considerably elevate your image and confirm your dedication to making dreams come true. Celebrate your accomplishments and your devotion to creating unforgettable moments. Make your mark on the heart of the industry; enter the 2023 Wedding Services Awards today.

Before You Enter: What You Need To Know

Free entry in all sectors and categories

We know that many small business owners, entrepreneurs and larger organisations don't like to pay up front for awards, where fees range from £99 to more than £250 per category. With us, all your entries are free.

You only pay a fee if you win an award

Unlike other programmes, you only pay a fee if you are selected as a winner. There's only one Award Acceptance Fee to pay regardless of how many awards you win, and 1x personalised Winner trophy is included*!

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As a winner or finalist, you get credible industry recognition & publicity from National press releases, Google and Yahoo! News features, content marketing and case studies.

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Social media marketing is important for all businesses, which is why we announce your accolades on social platforms, and regularly engage with you and your followers.

Interviews & PR

We can create quality, in-depth content with your team, making you a trusted voice in your industry, and highlighting the achievements & success of your business or enterprise**.

Publicity and PR Package


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* Trophy included: The Award Acceptance Fee includes 1x Winner’s trophy only. If you win multiple awards, additional trophies may be purchased at £99 +VAT.

** Interviews & PR: We will contact you regarding all publicity and PR opportunities based on the options you select in the entry form

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UK Business Experts

Our judging panel are business experts with a wealth of knowledge in various industries. They lend their experience and business acumen to the many award sectors we cover.

Our panel consists of dozens of private & public guest judges; below are a few of our business experts who will be selecting shortlists, winners and finalists in our awards!

Interested in being a guest judge? Contact us here.

Our Judges

Wedding Services Awards Categories

TypeCategoryDescription / Criteria
PrimaryWedding Planner of the YearRecognising a wedding planner who has demonstrated exceptional organisational skills, attention to detail, and creativity in curating unforgettable weddings, ensuring a seamless and stress-free experience for couples.
PrimaryWedding Venue of the YearCommending a wedding venue that offers exceptional facilities, picturesque surroundings, and impeccable service, providing couples with the perfect setting to celebrate their special day.
PrimaryOutstanding Wedding CatererCelebrating a wedding caterer who consistently delivers exquisite menus, outstanding presentation, and exceptional service, ensuring that the culinary experience on the wedding day is unforgettable.
PrimaryExcellence in Wedding PhotographyAcknowledging a wedding photographer who has demonstrated exceptional artistry, capturing the precious moments, emotions, and intricate details of a couple’s wedding day, creating timeless memories.
PrimaryWedding Florist of the YearHonouring a wedding florist who creates stunning floral arrangements, bouquets, and installations, showcasing exceptional creativity, attention to detail, and a keen eye for design.
PrimaryExceptional Wedding DJRecognising a wedding DJ who sets the perfect ambiance, reads the crowd’s energy, and curates an unforgettable playlist, ensuring that the dance floor remains lively and guests have a fantastic time.
PrimaryBest Bridal Makeup ArtistCelebrating a bridal makeup artist who enhances a bride’s natural beauty, creating flawless and long-lasting looks that reflect the bride’s unique style and enhance her confidence on her special day.
PrimaryWedding Videographer of the YearCommending a wedding videographer who captures the essence and emotions of a couple’s wedding day, producing cinematic films that allow couples to relive their special moments for years to come.
PrimaryOutstanding Wedding Cake DesignerAcknowledging a wedding cake designer who creates stunning and delicious wedding cakes, showcasing exceptional artistry, craftsmanship, and attention to detail that becomes a centerpiece of the wedding celebration.
PrimaryBest Wedding Stationery ProviderRecognising a wedding stationery provider who creates beautifully designed and personalised invitations, save-the-dates, and other paper goods that set the tone for a couple’s wedding day.
PrimaryExcellence in Wedding DécorCommending a wedding décor specialist who transforms venues into enchanting and visually stunning spaces, creating atmospheres that reflect the couple’s vision and enhance the overall wedding experience.
PrimaryWedding Band of the YearCelebrating a wedding band that delivers outstanding live performances, engaging the audience with exceptional musical talent, a versatile repertoire, and creating an unforgettable atmosphere for couples and their guests.
PrimaryBest Wedding Transportation ServiceAcknowledging a wedding transportation service that provides exceptional, luxurious, and reliable transportation options, ensuring that the couple and their guests arrive in style and comfort.
PrimaryBest Wedding Jewellery DesignerCommending a wedding jewellery designer who creates exquisite and unique pieces that add a touch of elegance and sparkle to the bride’s ensemble, reflecting her individual style and personality.
PrimaryOutstanding Wedding Planner WebsiteHonouring a wedding planner’s website that showcases exceptional design, usability, and provides valuable resources and inspiration, assisting couples in planning their dream weddings with ease.
PrimaryBest Grooms Attire HireRecognising a groom’s attire hire service that offers exceptional quality, stylish options, and impeccable customer service, ensuring that the groom looks dapper and perfectly dressed for his wedding day.
PrimaryWedding Dress Shop of the YearCommending a wedding dress shop that offers an exceptional selection of stunning wedding gowns, providing brides with an unforgettable and personalised shopping experience as they find their dream dress.

Entry Form

Wedding Services Awards

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Award winning entries typically provide over 500 words providing meaningful and relevant details related to the categories they have entered. Telling us why you are entering these particular categories tends to help. Be specific: for example, if the category is Fastest Growing Company, provide details of how your company has grown and include basic revenue figures (eg. YoY £/%) so we can get a feel for the business growth you’re experiencing. Where possible and relevant to do so, including links to reviews/testimonials and digital assets to support your entry will also help.

Example Entry in Travel Awards:

Best Travel Company – Adventure Holidays

Excursionists UK is a travel company that specialises in adventure holidays designed to challenge and inspire our customers. Our range of adventure activities, including mountaineering, trekking, skiing, and scuba diving, are carefully curated to offer unique and unforgettable experiences.

At Excursionists UK, we believe that adventure holidays should be about more than just adrenaline-fueled activities. Our approach to adventure travel is to provide immersive and authentic experiences that connect our customers with local communities, cultures, and environments.

One of our standout adventure holiday packages is our Everest Base Camp Trek. This 14-day trek takes you through the stunning Khumbu region of Nepal, with expert guides and porters on hand to help you navigate the challenging terrain. Along the way, you will experience traditional Sherpa culture, visit ancient monasteries, and enjoy panoramic views of the world’s highest mountain.

Another popular adventure holiday package is our Arctic Expedition Cruise. This 8-day cruise takes you on a journey through the icy waters of the Arctic, with opportunities to see polar bears, walruses, and other Arctic wildlife up close. You will also have the chance to visit remote Inuit communities and learn about their way of life.

At Excursionists UK, we are committed to providing high-quality adventure holidays that are safe, sustainable, and responsible. We work closely with local communities and conservation organisations to ensure that our activities have a positive impact on the environment and the people who live there.

Our commitment to providing high-quality adventure holidays has been recognised with previous accolades including the Best Adventure Travel Company award at the 2020 British Travel Awards and the Best Small Tour Operator award at the 2021 Adventure Tourism Awards.

Rising Star Award:

Samantha Jones, Sales Manager at Excursionists UK

Samantha Jones is a dynamic and innovative sales manager who has helped to establish Excursionists UK as a rising star in the travel retail industry. Her commitment to personalised travel planning and sustainable travel has set her apart and made her a strong candidate for the Travel Retailer Rising Star Award.

Samantha’s innovative approach to travel retail, including her personalised travel planning service, has helped to increase revenue for Excursionists UK. By offering tailored travel solutions that meet the specific needs and interests of our customers, Samantha has been able to drive repeat business and attract new customers, ultimately contributing to our bottom line.