Who are the Elite Members of the UKAWP?

Doors are currently open to membership (November 2022) and I have received queries about our  “Elite Membership“. So without further ado let me explain a little more. I launched this category in 2019 after doing a little restructuring around membership tiers. I wanted to showcase those who are truly successful, not simply perceived to be successful.…

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Exhaustion in the Wedding Industry

How are you feeling right now? From speaking with members, clients and peers in the wedding industry I know so many of you are tired right now. The level of exhaustion being felt by the wedding industry is immense, not a day goes by without someone reaching out to me. But what about you? Now…

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Unexpected Costs of a Wedding

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Creating and sticking to your wedding budget can be incredibly hard, how can you possibly anticipate the costs associated with a wedding? Creating a budget from the outset is so important as this helps you when you commence your wedding planning. After all you can’t book a venue without knowing you have the funds to…

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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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