The ‘Touch of Tinsel’ awards ceremony took place on Thursday 15th November at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre and was hosted by Ice the Cake.co.uk, a unique online wedding consultancy, and co-hosted by Britain’s Got Talent favourites from The Chippendoubles – Simon Cowell & David Beckham.
The event was a glittering affair where 23 wedding industry gems were congratulated on their excellence.
The Finalists and their guests came together to celebrate a range of inspiring businesses and people who work tirelessly to make many couple’s big day so special.
The Winners are listed HERE.
“Plans and Presents is absolutely delighted to have received the incredible honour of Highly Commended in the Most Supportive Supplier Category.”
“At Plans and Presents I work really hard to ensure that I am a cohesive part of every couple’s special day. I’m passionate about what I do and this official recognition means the world to me.”
“Thank you to everyone who voted for me and have supported me on my amazing journey.”
Ice the Cake founder, Sue Page, commented, “This was the second year of the ‘InCREDIBLE’ awards and I’m overwhelmed by the support we had and the success of the event.”
“People travelled from across the country to celebrate with us and it was a very emotional evening for many of the winners.”
“But the Fun factor was never far away with Simon and David on hand to spice up proceedings and we partied into the night thanks to local Radio Breakfast DJ Gaz spinning some fabulous tunes.”
She added, “As well as saying congratulations to all the winners and runners up, I would like to thank everyone who helped make this a success; especially our judging panel and a huge thank you to the theatre, it was a spectacular venue to host such a prestigious event.”
Just recieved transcript of the lovely nominations I had, and I am so grateful for the time taken by people to nominate me…..
“Alison has been a HUGE support with helping to raise the profile of Military Wedding Discounts for which I am so grateful. She is such a lovely lady and more recently has been a huge help with promoting our competition ‘Hero’s Wedding’. Alison never expects anything in return for what she does and I couldn’t think of a more worthy winner than Alison! Supportive should be her middle name!” – Emma Waring
“Alison promotes all her suppliers constantly on twitter and her site. You get so much exposure constantly from her. she is very active; very very supportive of the wedding industry” – Margaret Byrne
“Alison @mrsp&p is number 1 wedding tweeter. She is very helpful to other wedding businesses as well as brides to be. She runs a fantastic wedding blog with advice and features suppliers who she recommends. If you want to know anything about weddings ask mrs p & p.” – Kay McEllin
“I met Alison online and then at the Wedding Ideas Awards 2011 and 2012 – she’s always such a kind and friendly person and always willing to lend a hand or support you – she’s an absolute star at picking you up when you’re having a bad day or giving you advice – couldn’t think of a more deserving candidate to win Most Supportive Supplier.” – Gemma Vickerage
“Most hard working lady I’ve met!” – Lyndsey Sampson
“I have worked with Alison and also know of many others who have too, and the level of help and support she provides is phenomenal, you know you are in safe hands, and I would not hesitate to trust my entire wedding planning to her expertise when the time comes.” – Diana Evans
“Alison is a really kind lady that is always there for others. She finds out information for you at the drop of a hat and knows the wedding industry really well.” – Joyce Connor
“I have never seen a person so dedicated to her profession. Alison really does give her all to her work. She’s a great asset to the wedding industry.” – Teresa Barnes
“I originally approached Alison to advertise through her blog as I was setting up my own singing business. Since the first day I began talking to her she has been wonderfully supportive of my business; recommending me to her clients and helping me build my online presence by retweeting my social networking posts. In turn I have recommended her to others as she is excellent at what she does and a pleasure to work with and know. She deserves recognition for all that she does to promote, not only her business and provide an excellent service to her customers, but for the time she puts in supporting her suppliers.” – Roslyn Scoular
“For Alison’s attention to detail and the fact that nothing is too much trouble for her. She does everything with a smile and goes out of her way to help and support not only her clients but her industry in general. She deserves some recognition instead of the same people getting the mentions and rewards for giving sub standard service and just relying on their previous good name.” – Sarah Marks
“Her dedication to the wedding industry is outstanding.” – Karen Massey
“Supportive, helpful, kind, exactly as it says on the award – Courtenay Hitchcock
“This lady is a really nice person….she bends over backwards to help others and deserves this award. She’s not only professional, she makes sure the day you receive is the day you dreamt off. Her work and style is inspirational and I can honestly say she’s very reliable too. Vote Alison Tinlin…. Vote Plans and Presents” – Carole Mort
“I am nominating Alison Tinlin for her on going and passionate support of the wedding industry in Scotland and its suppliers.” – Kate Morton
“Alison has helped to spread the word and promote our company Moonrise Lingerie. She also offers us tips and advice too as well as passing our details on to potential customers who are looking for lingerie. Over all Alison is a wonderful lady to know and work with.” – Tanya Hall
“Extremely supportive and nothing seems to be a problem to her.” – Louise Graham
“Alison is so helpful and goes over and beyond what is required.” – Hayley Doel
“Alison always has time for everyone, she is incredibly supportive of suppliers in the industry – especially when they are new. There are no airs and graces with her, she is honest, forthright and has real integrity.” – Tracey Campbell
Thankyou everyone…your kind words mean a lot x