Helpful Resources


Below you will find a selection of regularly updated contacts and resources for wedding suppliers, everything from florists, venues and carriages to gowns, wedding cakes and entertainers. These contacts are here for your information and to assist you plan your big day.

If you are a local wedding supply company, and you would like to be listed here, please email your details.

• Doug Harman Photography does not necessarily endorse the companies shown and is not responsible for the content on external web sites.


Lesley’s Florists, 18 Bank Street, Ashford, TN23 1BE: 01233 878707, 01233 621219 http://www.lesleysflorist.co.uk

Linda’s Florists, 50 High Street, Ashford. 01233 612392, 01233 878554. http://www.lindasflorists.co.uk

Simply Flowers, The Old House, Church Road, Kennington, Ashford, TN24 9DQ. 01233 642523, 07837 804594. http://www.jacquiarnoldsimplyflowers.co.uk

Busy Lizzy’s Florist 30 Cheriton High Street, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 4ET: 01303 275999

Stem By Stem, 8-10 Church Street, Folkestone, CT20 1ST: 01303 762785 http://www.stembystemflowers.co.uk

4 Cherry Tree Avenue, Dover, Kent, CT15 2NL. 01304 202796. http://www.annandpamsflorist.co.uk

4 Cherry Tree Avenue, Dover, Kent, CT15 2NL. 01304 202796. http://www.annandpamsflorist.co.uk

Faversham Flower Studio, 5 Queens Parade, East Street, Faversham. ME13 8AQ. 01795 534466

Canterbury Flowers, Goose Farm, Broad Oak, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 0QE. 01227 638700, 01227 713232 http://www.contemporaryflowers.co.uk

Barry Jones and Sons, 62 High Street, Tenterden, Kent, TN30 6AY: 01580 765550. http://www.barryjones.co.uk

Clark’s Flower Shop, 64 Oxford Street, Whitstable, Kent CT5 1DG: 01227 274765. http://www.clarksflowershop.co.uk

Wedding Car & Coach Hire

Arnage Wedding Cars, Forstal Cottage, 21 Margate Road, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 7BH: 01227 638051, 07748 547561. http://www.arnage-cars.co.uk

Ashford Wedding Cars, 7 Coulter Road, Kingsnorth, Ashford, Kent, TN23 3HQ: 01233 642329, 07966 399473. http://www.ashfordweddingcars.co.uk

Buttonholes & Bouquets Wedding Cars, Wilderness Farm, Stalisfield Church Road, Charing, Ashford, Kent, TN27 0HE: 01233 712506, 07742 118218

Kent Silverline Wedding Cars, Kingsnorth, Ashford, Kent, TN23 3EX: 07970 750907, 07852 898310. http://www.kentsilverline.co.uk

T & P Cars, Chauffer Driven Car Hire, 01233 501007, 07595 737551, http://www.instylecarsinkent.co.uk and http://www.tp-cars.com

Open Top Bus, 44 Welson Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2NP. http://www.opentopbus.co.uk, 01303 248999

Portcullis Wedding Chauffeurs, 88 Station Approach Road, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 7R: 01843 808026. http://www.portcullisweddingcars.co.uk

Quex Carriages, Quex Park, Birchington, Kent CT7 0BH: 07966 490199. http://www.quexcarriages.com

Acorn Carriage Hire, 7 Grove Place, Ospringe, Faversham, ME13 7PH: 01795 890028, 07703 492543. http://www.acroncarriages.com

Wedding Entertainment

The Crooner Entertains: Martin Croones, Professional Vocal Entertainer. thecrooner@talktalk.net, 01227 283445, 07740 046459, http://www.freewebs.com/thecrooner

John Linehan, Magician and Children’s Entertainer, 07716 534 689, Marveloso.Magic@googlemail.com

Claire Houston, Harpist. Tel: 01622 858020. Email: clairedhouston@googlemail.com Web: Claire Houston, Harpist

Wedding Decoration

The Wedding Breakfast: Chair Cover Hire and Creative Venue Decoration, info@theweddingbreakfast.co.uk, http://www.theweddingbreakfast.co.uk

Wedding gowns and attire for brides and grooms.

Wedding World, 36 Guildhall Street, Folkestone, CT20 1EE: 01303 488174. http://www.weddingworldkent.co.uk

Pumpkins and Dragonflies, 5 Rendezvous Street, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 1EY, 01303 250179, http://www.weddingdresskent.com

Bridal Gowns at Jodi, 18 Burgate, Canterbury, CT1 2HQ. 01227 204715/456424.  http://www.weddingdresses.uk.com

Tuppers Tux, 68 Wincheap, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3RS: 01227 201968/767797. http://www.canterburysuithire.com

Bridal Gowns at Jodi, 8-40 Gabriels Hill, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6JJ. 01622 755 090. http://www.weddingdresses.uk.com

Bridal Boutique, 14 Station Road, Birchington CT7 9DQ: 01843 844880. http://www.thecrystalfairycompany.co.uk

Pastel Shades Bridal Wear & Design, 10 The Street, Appledore TN26 2BX. 01233 222806. http://www.pastelshadesbridalwear.com

Birchington Brides, 78 St Mildred’s Road, Westgate, Kent, CT8 8RF, 01843 833458, info@birchingtonbrides.co.uk, http://www.birchingtonbrides.co.uk

Hair and beauty

Joanne Fuller: Hair and makeup Artist, 9 St Marys Close, Hamstreet, Ashford, Kent, TN26 2DX, 07879 630084, info@jo-makeup.co.uk, http://www.jo-makeup.co.uk

Made Up For You: A mobile bridal and special occasion makeup business based in Kent. Tel: 07889 500947 or 07747 801487, info@madeupforyou.co.uk, http://www.madeupforyou.co.uk

Helen Shearcroft, Hair and Make-up Artist: Weddings, Theatre, TV, Film. Tel: 07968 694113. Email: hshearcroft@me.com, Web: http://www.helenshearcroft.co.uk

If you are a local wedding supply company, and you would like to be listed here, please email your details.