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Win an Amazing Dream Wedding Package

The package contains everything a bride and groom need to celebrate their big day in style with some of the finest local wedding suppliers brought together to create a spectacular wedding prize of a lifetime. The deadline for entries was Friday 7th November at noon. All entrants to the Dream Wedding attended a registration event at Great National Breaffy House Hotel on Wednesday, November 12th. Each couples profile and picture will appear in the Connaught Telegraph and the winner will be the couple who receives the most votes.

How to cast your vote

The voting period will run from 9 am on Tuesday 18th November until noon Wednesday 17th December. There are two voting options for the couples.

  1. Newspaper Voting Slips- On the second last page of the Connaught Telegraph (behind the barcode) you will find the voting slip. Complete the voting slip by inserting the number of the couple of your choice and your own name and phone number. Then return it to the Connaught Telegraph to reach us not later than noon Tuesday 16th December.
  2. Text Voting-You can also submit votes for the couple of your choice by texting the word COUPLE followed by the couple’s assigned number – example ‘COUPLE 999’ to 57199. Text voting lines are opened to only those based in the Republic of Ireland. Each text vote costs €1 plus your standard network charge. Text voting is restricted to a maximum of 30 votes per day from one number applies. Each couples assigned number is published in this week’s Connaught Telegraph. Text voting lines close at noon on Wednesday 17th December.

The couple with the most accumulated number of votes will be deemed the winners. The winning couple will be announced at the Grand Finale at the Great National Breaffy Woods Hotel on Wednesday 17th December. All couples who entered MUST attend the Grand Finale as if you win and you haven’t attended the final you will be eliminated, so the couple with the second highest number of votes will scoop the top prize.

The Wedding package for 100 guests at Great National Breaffy House Hotel includes:

  • Red Carpet and Champagne reception on arrival for Bridal Party
  • Summer Punch or mulled Wine reception/ tea or coffee and biscuits for guests
  • 5 Course meal with half bottle of wine per guest
  • Complimentary evening Finger Food with tea and coffee
  • Complimentary menu tasting with Chef prior to wedding date
  • Chair covers, floral centrepiece, candelabra, tea lights to dress the tables
  • Floral arrangements in Foyer and at entrance to Banquet Suits
  • Fairy light backdrop to enhance your setting
  • Projector and Screen available for slide show of past memories
  • Personalised menu's with photo of couple
  • Make up, tan and nails for Bride and 2 bridesmaids from Breaffy House Hotel Spa
  • Rasul Treatment for Bride and two bridesmaids also from the Spa at Great National Breaffy House Hotel.
  • One Year's gym membership for Bride and Groom from Breaffy House Hotel Leisure Centre
  • Complimentary suite for Bride and Groom with full Irish Breakfast
  • Two complimentary bedrooms for members of the bridal party
  • Discounted rate for a further 20 bedrooms
  • 1st Anniversary dinner, bed and breakfast stay in a luxury suite

But that's not all, you will also receive:

  • Wedding Dress from Dream Dresses
  • Suit hire for Groom and Groomsman from Padraic McHale Menswear
  • 3 tier Wedding Cake from Noel Lavin
  • Wedding Invitations from Flannelly Media Design
  • Florist is Wedding Flowers by Ruth
  • Personal wedding website created by Moposa
  • Bridal Car from U2R1 Wedding Cars
  • Chocolate Fountain for 100 guests from Fiona Newell
  • Harpist and Church Singer – Brenda Grealis
  • Teeth Whitening from Breaffy Dental
  • Hair by Eclipse Hair Design
  • Bridal car by U2R1 Wedding Cars

Also vouchers for over €4,500 for:

  • Photographer - Karl Keaney
  • Videographer - Avalon Video Hire
  • Band plus disco - Concord
  • Wedding Rings - Egan Jewellers
  • Fireworks display – Nationwide Fireworks
  • Honeymoon - McDermott Travel

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Connaught Telegraph Dream Wedding