Green Union Blog


A  mystical Cornish Wedding Venue 

"The soundtrack is one of bird song and laughter as your guests will feel relaxed and seduced by the beautiful surroundings and there will be many ooh's and ahh's  and photos taken as they will all want to re-live the splendour and the moment."

Published: 2018-10-17

Published By: Janice Gordon


An Indian gem 

A real wedding story set on the river Ganges India.

A story of tradition, romance, and colour, all tied together with a very special pink Sapphire.

Published: 2018-10-10

Published By: Janice Gordon for Green Union


If you're planning to thow an outdoor festival style wedding with teepees in the North of England, the Lake District, Cumbria or Scotland, then Fjell Event Tipis  Autumn Open Weekend, 20th & 21st October, 11am - 4pm , is a date to put in your diary. 

See the tipis in all their splendour and have a chat with the team about your own wedding plans.  For more information, or to book an appointment, visit Fjell Event Tipis, email 

 Open Day post on the page to Autumn Open Weekend, 20th & 21st October, 11am - 4pm 

FREE Admission

Address:  Next to Ullswater Yacht Club, CA10 2NA

Published: 2018-10-10

Published By: Janice Gordon for Green Union




Photo by Carine Bea Photography


Putting you in the frame. 

10 Tips to help you choose a wedding photographer. 

An experienced photographer will have made mistakes in the past gone off on a tangent, taken average photos forgotten lenses,batteries but only once ! 

Published: 2018-09-16

Published By: Janice Gordon for Green Union


A look into wedding trends of 2019 wedding specialist Gwenda Jeffs puts together a shoot based on her love of her American  "Wild West" roots .

Published: 2018-07-25

Published By: Janice Gordon


A beautiful green wedding on Dartmoor 

Published: 2018-07-04

Published By: Janice Gordon


Looking back at some of our most interesting weddings .

If you’re not sure how a handfasting wedding ceremony works then I’ve got a perfect example for you this week.  Annette and Ravi chose to pledge their vows within a log circle in the Forest of Dean and invited 180 guests from round the world to share their special day in July 2015 embraced by the natural world. With flowers from Organic Blooms and photos by Esther, Annette and Ravi’s wedding is full of natural magic.  Annette tells us more …

Published: 2018-07-02

Published By: Rosie Ames


Introducing Ed Brown photography 

How to plan your wedding.

Almost the moment you start planning your wedding, people start giving you advice. It can be pretty annoying. So, Green Union would like to offer you one definitive piece of advice which is… don’t take anyone’s advice! It is your day, it should be what you both want and not what anyone else wants.

Published: 2018-06-14

Published By: Green Union / photography Ed Brown


Photo taken at the Matra Center by Janda Photography

 Nice Day for a Green Wedding

So, at Green Union, we have put our heads together to create our 10-point Green Wedding Guide.




Published: 2018-05-07

Published By: Janice Gordon /with input from Sunbeam Studios


The Wedding Dress " Trends among the Trend-Buckers "

looking at trends among the Trend-Buckers just to see what those who dare want to wear.



Published: 2018-04-18

Published By: Janice Gordon / Kate Philbin



Wedding planning can be a daunting prospect, but it needn't be. Just take a deep breath and rummage through our pages of information, advice and useful tips for throwing an eco friendly wedding. We'll take you through the planning process from start to finish. Have a wonderful journey!


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