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And Wedding Fayre Season Begins…

After a cracking quiet Christmas period we were back with a bang this weekend at two wedding fayres..

Saturday, Alan Marquee joined Baylily Bell Tents at the Live Laugh Love Wedding Photography & Fayres in Southsea, which was a lovely and intimate event with many brides coming through the doors..

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What a fantastic Christmas and New year we all had and an awesome start to 2014.

Christmas as always was perfect this year, all of the Marquee men spent time with their families. Dave & Alan both have children enjoying their first Christmas and Tom’s children are well versed in the enjoyment of the annual visit from Santa Claus. Even though all of their Christmases were really about the children, the men did all get some good presents..

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Where to sleep!

One thing we find when talking to our Brides & Grooms who are going for a Marquee Wedding is that they always mention where they are spending their wedding night and where can there guests sleep, especially the weddings that are in ‘random’ locations. The answer we always provide is “in luxury, warmth and comfort of course“. 🙂

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A Tornado Apparently

We had a cracking day at the Lovely and Vintage Wedding Fayre at the Gosport Explosion Museum yesterday. We met some lovely couples and some of the other amazing exhibitors..

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A Bit Busy….

You may have noticed that we haven’t posted too many blog posts recently, well after a very busy summer we’ve all been taking a little bit of down time.. And more importantly Dave & Alan Marquee have been enjoying time with the new arrivals to the Marquee family..

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Marquee Wedding – Checklist

Today’s post is nice and simple.

You’ve decided you like the idea of a marquee wedding or you are having a marquee wedding. Well then, this is your checklist to make sure you cover everything..

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What a Lovely Weekend

We know we’ve already posted a few of these already, but wanted to share again.. 🙂

On Sunday we were at The Lovely & Vintage Wedding Fayre in Titchfield at The Great Barn. It’s a fantastic venue and the barn is a stunning Grade 1 listed building.

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Different Types of Marquees…

We often get asked, what type of marquee do we use! Well, we use a “Multispan Marquee” for our main marquee. What does that actually mean and more importantly look like?

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Alan Marquee interview for Infinite Pie Podcast

Alan Marquee was recently interviewed by Al Fawcett from Infinite Pie about how he thinks, why he’s part of a team who started a Wedding Marquee Hire company and his inspirations and motivations. It’s nearly an hour long but well worth a listen if you can find the time.

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Tom & Alan Cycle the JOGLE

Last week was slightly different for us here at 3 Men and a Marquee towers.. Whilst Dave Marquee held the fort, Tom & Alan joined a group of Scout from HSX (Hampshire Scout Expeditions) to cycle from John O’Groats to Land’s End in just seven days. Now, you’d be excused for thinking that Tom & Alan are avid cyclists, well they weren’t until last summer. Ultimately inspired by the Tour De France & The Olympics, they set themselves a challenge of cycling the 850ish miles from one end to the other of our lovely country..

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