5 benefits to hiring a wedding planner

If you have reached my Website, I am guessing you are newly engaged or in the middle of planning your special day – Congratulations! You now have all these amazing ideas from pinterest, wedding magazines, wedding inspiration on social media and much more! Not knowing where to start? In recent surveys it is expected that planning a wedding from start to finish can take on average 250 hours. If you take this into account with working full time and a busy lifestyle, this builds so much anxiety and unnecessary stress for you.

This is where a wedding planner comes in to help you create your dreams into a reality and all of those pinterest boards and wedding inspirations can come to life and reduce your stress levels just that little bit more.

You can have as much involvement as you like

If you still want to be a part of planning your day, you can have as much or little involvement as you want! we are here to help where is needed and we can sit down and discuss what you require from me. This could be anything from sourcing suppliers, searching for that perfect venue, keeping to your budget, needing assistance with RSVP’s, that dreaded spread sheet that you have been putting off for ages and expose any new ideas you didn’t even know about. We love every part of planning a wedding and will ensure that time and precision is in every detail to exceed your expectations.

Working with wonderful suppliers

You can spend hours and hours searching for the right supplier and this could be so time consuming for you. There are so many incredible suppliers and with contacts throughout the UK & Overseas, we will ensure these are a perfect match to you as a couple and meet your expectations, as all weddings are different so we want to make sure they reflect you.

No judgement or criticism with your preferences

You will have full support from start to finish of your creative ideas as this is what make you as a couple unique and this is the exciting part of being a wedding planner, as no wedding is ever the same! we are here to listen and improvise on your ideas. we will never criticise your style we will just make it even more amazing.


Nobody likes to talk about money, however when it comes to planning your special day it is key and will make your lives so much easier when looking for specific requirements. It is my responsibility to ensure that you meet your budget whether that is for your venue, flowers, photographer, food and beverage, music and many more! we will go through your priorities for your big day, such as that extravagant venue or the food and beverage. we will ensure that you can keep to this so that you have nothing to worry about.

Create those memories with your loved ones

From the first initial consultation right up until your big day, we will be there to guide you through. we want you both to wake up the morning of your wedding and have nothing to worry about. There is no need to order your family members to handle those last minute tasks unless they would like to of course, you can send all those last minute tasks to do as we can do this for you. we will liaise with key suppliers, the venue and make sure everything is absolutely on time and go above and beyond to allow you both to enjoy your day with friends and family.

Lucy Ann Reid Weddings & Events would be delighted to assist you in planning your dream day and lets start with a free initial consultation and we can discuss in further detail together. Alternatively please do have a look on our website for further information on services that we provide.