How do the UKAWP support, educate and promote members?

The UKAWP was launched in 2004 with the purpose of training new planners and promoting them. Over the years this has evolved to a promise to each and every member. We understand our role is to empower our members so they can thrive, both when a member and if they ever leave. In 2020 the…

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Choosing your wedding date | How to decide on a wedding date

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If you are newly engaged then one of your first decisions will be, when to get married. We have no doubt that every time you show off your shiny ring you are asked the inevitable, “so whens the wedding?”. Choosing that perfect wedding date can be tricky especially when family get involved. So here are…

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Why join the UKAWP, is it worth it?

If you have been considering joining the UKAWP I imagine you are debating the benefits. Should you join or register on a wedding directory instead? What about the many other wedding memberships, could one of them be a better fit for you? It can be hard knowing where to spend our money, and more importantly…

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Who owns the UKAWP?

Personal connection is so important in the wedding industry, building the like + know + trust in our clients is essential. And that is certainly true for the UKAWP, our history is available for all to see. Did you know that our owner launched the UKAWP in 2004? 18 years of supporting and nurturing wedding…

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Can I join the UKAWP as a new wedding planner?

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Are you a new wedding planner who desperately needs some support in their business? You may have heard of the UKAWP but assume its for experienced planners only? But the truth is we have different levels of membership according to the skill level of the member. When we launched the UK Alliance of Wedding Planners…

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Wedding Planner Training: Discreet 1:1 Tuition

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Are you looking to launch your wedding planning business? Would you prefer to learn face to face and not online? Need individual, bespoke tuition tailored to your needs? And want discretion surrounding the training as you carve out your new career?   If this sounds like you then 1:1 tuition may be perfect for you.…

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Wedding Planners Business Bundle

Stuck on knowing what questions to ask in your client consultation? Unsure how to create your wedding planning proposal? Know you need to blog but no idea what to blog about? Have you recently started your wedding planning business but feel confused about what documentation is needed? Wouldn’t it be lovely if  you had all…

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Weddings in a heatwave, how to cope with the heat

I’m sure our colleagues in Australia and the Caribbean will laugh at this article. But let me tell you, us Brits are just not designed to cope with the heat. So how do we manage with weddings in a heatwave? Many wedding venues will not even have air conditioning so just what can we do…

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Coping with a busy 2022 wedding season

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When in the midst of a busy summer season the pressure can really begin to mount as clients demand more of your time in the lead up to their wedding day. As well as pressing client work there’s the constant admin and planning that goes hand in hand with running your own business, and burnout…

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Wedding Planners Business Bundle

Wouldn’t it be lovely if when starting your wedding planning business you had all the tools to help you? No second guessing? No making spreadsheets from scratch! One of the struggles new wedding planners have is not knowing what documentation to use. Just how can you stay organised both in business and for clients? As…

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