Vintage Wedding

This Saturday we catered for a vintage style wedding at Silverstone, the marquee was used to hold the wedding reception and the evening party. It was decked with original and quirky styled lampshades and vintage plates, saucers and tea cups. As the guest appeared on the horizon in a trailer pulled by a tractor, they [...]

Forget 27 dresses, I am already scheduled to attend about sixty weddings this year!

I am already scheduled to attend about sixty weddings this year and even though I will be the wedding caterer at most of them! When I actually get days off I also have four to attend as a guest and another one as a bridesmaid!

2012 Wedding Trends

Following a wonderful year of weddings and events in 2011 and many already booked for 2012. We can forecast the current trends that we look forward to catering this year. 1. Sharing meals are in. Whether it be; picnic platters, bbqs or sharing desserts these are all served almost like a buffet to the tables. [...]

Saturday 17th December 2011

Bigday Catering had a busy day on Saturday with two large events. With the Friday before hit by snow, we were lucky enough not to be affected on the Saturday. Lucy was at Anstey Hall, Cambridge where we catered a wonderful winter wedding. The ceremony took place in the ballroom, upstairs – everywhere was decorated [...]

Preparation for Christmas

In the past December has been the most popular month to get married. We are catering a couple of winter weddings in the next few weeks including warming reception drinks of winter Pimms served with hot treats served beside the log fire in local stately homes such as Antsey Hall, Cambridge. The weather at this [...]

Wedding Tastings Galore

Bigday Catering had a weekend full of wedding tastings. On Sunday lots of brides and grooms came to Palazzo, Royston accompanied by other members of their bridal party to taste their potential wedding breakfasts. 1/ We started the day with a traditional three course option and also a range of canapés such: Apple and foie [...]

Wedding Day Itinerary

To guide you through your special day we have compiled a suggested itinerary that you may find helpful. These times are for guidance only: • Civil Ceremony at the venue 2.30pm – 3pm • Reception drinks and photographs immediately after ceremony • Receiving line 4.30pm (if applicable) • Wedding Breakfast 5.00pm • Finish Wedding Breakfast [...]

Autumn Events

As the summer season has drawn to an end and Autumn is now in full swing, we’ve been kept busy catering all around the region. One of our highlights was the wedding of Louise Robinson and Matt Kingsley. The couple wed in their local church in Litlington, Hertfordshire, and then guests strolled 3 minutes around [...]

Two Weddings and A Birthday

Saturday 24th September 2011 was a busy day for Bigday Catering! We catered for three events across the region: A Birthday Hog Roast in out home town of Royston, Hertfordshire. Isobel Porter celebrated her 40th Birthday with a party for 80 friends and family who all feasted on superb hog rolls served with a selection [...]

Sam & Lee’s Wedding at St Andrew Parish church, Swavesey and a marquee reception at the family home on Saturday 28th August 2011.

The rain clouds passed close by but it stayed dry for the wedding of Sam and Lee Kempton at St Andrew Parish church, Swavesey followed by a great party reception in a marquee at the family home. Bigday Catering arrived after the marquee was set up by Cambridge Marquees on Wednesday. To start with our [...]