Weekday weddings are increasing in popularity with the number of people choosing Thursday as their special day soaring. Cost conscious couples are now ditching the traditional Saturday and and the previously popular Friday as the costs of holding weddings on these days has increased. Saturday were previously chosen as it was convenient for guests to attend but with young couples struggling with the the cost of housing they are choosing Thursday for their wedding day as it can save the couple thousands of pounds.
Research from popular wedding website hitched.co.uk. reported around 21,700 couples chose to marry on a Thursday instead last year this is an increase of approximately a third of 6,000 from 2008. This is supported with figures from John Lewis which shows a rise of 43 per cent in the number of couples taking out insurance policies for weddings on a Thursday compared with five years ago.
Weekday weddings are an excellent way to reduce the costs of a wedding
Thinking of having a weekday wedding in York then the Best Western Burn Hall offers the superb ruby wedding package an excellent choice to make your wedding day a special day. This North Yorkshire hotel is an excellent venue for a weekday wedding with a choice of rooms for your wedding ceremony and receptions . For smaller wedding parties of up to 60 or Mulberry room is a elegant option or for larger parties the delightful minster suite can accommodate larger numbers of up to 200. The Best Western Burn Hall Hotel is only around 20 minutes drive from York City Centre and has plenty of parking and 94 rooms to accommodate the wedding party.
The hotel also enjoys an excellent reputation for its home cooked dishes and can offers a range of different options for the weekday wedding. Our Ruby wedding package includes a three course wedding breakfast, venue refreshments entertainment and bridal suite. If there is something particular you would like for your special day then then wedding coordinator will be happy to tailor a package to exceed your dreams for your special day . Please see our weddings page for details of what we can offer for a bride and groom looking to arrange their wedding including weekday weddings