Author: Alexandra Goodchild

South Farm Open Day – Tuesday 11th June 2019

Our Summer Open Day on Tuesday 11th June was a great success, and even though the rain gently persisted, we were delighted that it didn’t put off our visitors off. Thank you so much to all the 450 guests who visited our wedding venue.  It was lovely to see our guests exploring our beautiful farmhouse,… Read more »

Discover Your Perfect Wedding Venue

We are holding an Open Day at our distinctly different wedding venue on Tuesday 11th June 2019, from 2pm until 8pm! Everybody is welcome, including couples who have already booked their weddings at South Farm, couples searching for the perfect wedding venue, their friends and family and anyone else who would like to see what… Read more »

How to Plan Your Dream Green Wedding

Jane from South Farm talks us through how planning a green wedding can be simpler than you might think. “The Venue is usually one of the first decisions a couple will make.  So check out what steps your venue is taking to reduce their carbon footprint”… Jane says “In particular talk to your venue about… Read more »

Wedding Awards Winners 2019

Rural Wedding Venues South Farm Hertfordshire

In October, our General Manager, Becky, and small-holding Manager, Rob, attended the finals of the The Rural Business Awards East Region. We were shortlisted for the Outstanding Rural Diversification Project earlier in the year and we are over the moon to say that we won our category on the night!! The Rural Business Awards is… Read more »

Menswear firm voted the ‘Best in Britain’ at National Wedding Industry Awards

A South Cambridgeshire menswear store has been named the nation’s best – earning the coveted accolade at a national awards ceremony regarded as ‘The Oscars’ of the wedding industry. Staff at Chimney Formal Menswear, in High Street, Bassingbourn took to the stage at the 2018 Bridal Buyer Awards having been voted the Best Men’s Formalwear… Read more »

South Farm Open Day 2018

We were super-excited to receive over 550 visitors to our Open Day on June 12th and the day was a great success enjoyed by all. A very big thank you to everyone who came to see us! The sun was shining and it was lovely to see our guests exploring our beautiful farmhouse, barns and… Read more »

Outdoor Wedding Ideas

If you have your heart set on a stunning outdoor wedding, then South Farm is the perfect venue for you. Set in lovely rural countryside South Farm offers a beautiful back-drop for gorgeous garden weddings in Cambridge. The sweeping driveway lined with fairy-lit cherry trees leads to the country farmhouse. Beyond the picture-perfect country house… Read more »

How to Pick your Wedding Photographer!

Finding the perfect wedding photographer to capture your day can be a challenge, not least because there are so many excellent photographers out there with so many different styles.  So it’s really important to find one that you feel comfortable with and one that can interpret your own sense of style and make sure you… Read more »

5 Wedding Questions you Probably Didn’t Know to Ask!

Rural Wedding Venues South Farm Hertfordshire

Who lift’s the bride’s veil during the ceremony? You’ve chosen your dress and to top it off you are wearing the most gorgeous veil – you feel amazing and you can’t wait to take those long-awaited steps down the aisle towards your groom and married bliss…but hang on!  What happens when you walk down the… Read more »

Boho Wedding!

If you are searching for your dream Wedding Venue and have a laid-back ambiance in mind, then look no further than beautiful South Farm. The family owned rustic wedding venue nestled in stunning countryside has gorgeous gardens, historic barn buildings and a beautiful Grade II listed country farmhouse plus a range of unique and quirky… Read more »

How to Dress Your Best Man

Here are some suggestions to help you choose a style which reflects his importance but doesn’t overshadow you, as the Groom. Firstly, let’s consider the important role of the Best Man on your wedding day. Amongst an array of duties he is at your side, driving you to the ceremony, ensuring all the guests are… Read more »


We were super-excited to receive over 450 visitors to our Open Evening on June 6th.  The evening was a great success and we would like to say a very big thank you to everyone who joined us! Despite a blustery and rainy start to the day we were delighted when the sun came out to… Read more »