Welcome to Matthew Oliver - Luxury Wedding Planner

Here at Matthew Oliver planning weddings is a passion, a loved way of life where immersing ourselves into a world of luxury, beauty and new ideas is part of the job description! Having planned numerous weddings in the UK, along with some spectacular destination weddings we want to tell you that nothing is a stretch too far and we are here to guide you through every step of planning your wedding, you are certainly in capable, lovable hands!

9 years of planning these special days has taught us how to pick out the very best suppliers and friends, helping to make the planning process seamless, unique and all importantly stress free. Working closely with you and the hand picked suppliers we build a wedding to rival that of your dreams.

The first step is to say ‘Hello…’ so please do take a browse around the site and contact us, because here at Matthew Oliver we are dying to say ‘Hello’ back!

Meet The Team

Matthew Oliver

Matthew Oliver

Wedding Planner

"Never grow up"



Wedding Planner

"Some stories stay with us forever"



Assistant Planner

"Art flourishes where there is a sense of adventure"




"Just breathe"



The Boss

"You say I'm spoiled... like it's a bad thing?!"

"My theory is a wedding never occurs twice as it is a story, a story of your personality brought to life with design, style and theme."

Matthew Oliver

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From the Blog

Tope International Wedding Desitnations Infographic

The Top 10 Truly Unique International Wedding Locations

As international wedding planners we have been privileged enough to have been involved in many beautiful and diverse weddings around the world. That’s why we decided to create this infographic highlighting what we believe are some hidden gems for getting married abroad.

Check out The Top 10 Truly Unique Wedding Locations infographic below and feel free to feature it on your site using the embed code below the image! All you need to do is reference www.matthewoliver.co.uk once you’ve done this!

Top 10 Destination Wedding Infographic

International Wedding Planner

Wedding Lounge Furniture: Give It A Go!


It’s Friday afternoon and as usual I have taken a little time off from the planning to have a drink (prosecco of course!) and do a little writing for you lovely people! It’s been a busy day in the Matthew Oliver Studio today, Matthew, Millie, Ceri and myself all here busy working away; with Winston making sure we keep on track! Don’t let his gorgeous face fool you, he’s a strict boss!

So thinking of what to write about, my eye fell to a picture of some beautiful lounge furniture we had at our Mandarin Oriental wedding last year and I thought, perfect! Let’s talk about why you should think about lounge furniture at your wedding, so here goes…

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A wedding planners photoshoot


How is everyone’s bank holiday Monday going? A chilled out end to a pretty epic weekend I hope! Me? I’m sat in our cosy little office in Bradford on Avon, watching the weather through the window trying to decide what season it is, and doing one of my favourite things, writing! What with all the planning of amazing weddings and whatnot, I don’t get to sit down and write as much as I would like. So I thought ‘hey’, with the sun shining through the falling rain, I would take my bank holiday Monday and write to you all about a little photoshoot Matthew, Winston and I did a couple of months back, with the wonderful Julie Michaelsen.

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How to Choose your wedding Suppliers!

It’s Monday!

The day has arrived again, but not to worry it is almost over and soon you will be home with a cup of tea and Netflix, hurrah!

Just wanted to write a quick post about a recent guide we have been featured in called ‘How to choose your wedding suppliers’, written by the lovely Sheldon over at Almost October. It’s a guide into wedding suppliers from his unique position as a Photographer and serves to answer just some of the questions couples wish to know! Hopefully we played our part well and lived up to his expectations!

Well make up your own mind and take a read here (it’s worth it I promise!):


How to choose your wedding suppliers

Now go have an amazing week and we’ll speak soon!

Love Bertie


How I made some design boards

Hello there!

These past 2 weeks have really flown right by and now here we are almost halfway into the month of April! I have of course been learning how to do lots of things and have now worked on two proposals for new clients. To create these design boards I first had to go over each brief to grasp what style of wedding and details they are looking for.

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Get in Touch

Our team of wedding event planners are based in the picturesque market town of Bradford on Avon in the South West of England, located near Bath and Bristol and within just a few hours drive of London.

If emailing your enquiry, please provide us with your expected location, date and budget.

~ By Appointment Please ~

Contact Info

 3B Market Street, Bradford-on-Avon, UK

 t: +44 1225 571660

 m: +44 7805 351362