SPONSORED: Get the wedding of your dreams with these local businesses

It’s perhaps no surprise that Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular days of the year to pop the question.


Couples up and down the country will be taking that next step to the rest of their lives together.

But once the celebrations are over, comes the planning. Whether you are having a traditional do or something a bit more unique, whether it’s going to be large or small, there are so many decisions that need to be made during wedding planning.

These businesses are just a few in Courier Country that aim to make your special day exactly how you’ve always dreamed.

Angela Maughan

Angela Maughan is an ordained celebrant, as well as a qualified homeopath and therapist, based in east Perthshire.

She has officiated weddings ceremonies since 2015 – and has limited dates left for 2020 and is fast booking up for 2021, 2022 and even 2023. She will work with each couple to create and deliver their perfect wedding ceremony – reflecting their personal story and their values with care and a sense of humour. Each ceremony is written especially for you making it as bespoke and original as you are.

Angela is licenced to conduct weddings anywhere in Scotland – she works mostly in hotel and steading venues, but this year once again she can be found on a mountain top in April!

She will be very happy to help couples celebrate one of the biggest days of their lives, as they start their journey of marriage.

Click here to find out more.

Fingask Castle

Fingask Castle is a rural and romantic wedding venue set in the heart of Scotland.

A hidden gem just off the A90 between Perth and Dundee, the castle is well set up for weddings of any size.

Even though it’s just minutes off the road, once you climb up the drive towards the castle you really feel that you are in a rural paradise.

Featuring one of Scotland great gardens with with fantastic views over the Carse and the hills of Fife beyond, the castle with its medieval feel can host weddings of up to 300 people in the flexible modern pavilion.

There’s even a small family chapel where couples can have their service, with a video relay to the larger castle drawing room, so guests can watch the ceremony.

Find out more about Fingask Castle at the website.

The Red House Hotel

The Red House Hotel in Coupar Angus is the perfect venue for your wedding celebration.

The highly trained staff, led by Alan Bannerman, will ensure that your special day is a memorable one.

The team will strive to meet all of your requirements and the hotel’s extensive range of food and drink will ensure your guests enjoy themselves.

The function suite seats up to 160 and there is ample room for a band on the purpose-built stage. The room can be configured to accommodate different sizes and types of events so that the correct ambiance is assured.

The Red House has been host to a number of weddings over the years and they have become well known for the service that they provide.

The hotel even has a Bentley which can be used as transport for members of the wedding party, so every detail really is taken care of.

Visit the Red House Hotel website for more details.

The Old Course Hotel

Whether it’s a storybook formal event for hundreds or an intimate, casual exchange of vows for just your closest friends – whatever your wedding dreams, the Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa can make them happen.

The 5 red star resort sits in one of the most legendary locations in Scotland, overlooking the beautiful West Sands beach and in walking distance of the historic town of St Andrews.

It has a variety of spaces for your ceremony and wedding breakfast and a team of wedding planners to take all the stress away.

Click here to book a showround of the hotel and its facilities.

Daisy Love Bug

Daisy Love Bug is a beautiful wedding car that can be hired for weddings in Dundee and the surrounding area.

Add some fun and charm to your wedding with this eye-catching car – bookings are available now!

Daisy is a charming little classic who raises smiles and gets a great response wherever she goes. As well as being very charming, she is very photogenic and will add some fun to your wedding photos or any other situation you would like her to be part of to raise the bar a little.

She comes as a chauffeur drive and is available all over Scotland, inevitably with extra miles comes extra cost. Please ask for anything outwith Dundee area.

For weddings, she can be decked out in ribbons or Daisy’s owners can discuss any other personal touches you would like.

Follow Daisy Love Bug on Facebook for the latest news and offers.

Atholl Palace

A fairytale setting for the wedding of your dreams, with the very best of subtle modernity. Call it the best of both worlds if you wish, they simply call it Atholl Palace.

From the moment you drive along the magnificent tree-lined avenue, to the day you depart Atholl Palace as a married couple, the expert wedding team will make sure that this is where happily ever after begins.

From decadent function suites to opulent turret suites, and from manicured gardens to the lavish spa, Atholl Palace has everything on offer to make your dream wedding become a reality.

So relax and watch whilst the best day of your life unfolds at Atholl Palace.

Find out more about having your wedding at the Atholl Palace by visiting the website.