Harveys Shires

Everything Heavy Horses

Harveys Heavy Horse Weddings







As a rough guide, our horses will only travel a maximum of 5 miles. NO FURTHER Shires travel at 1


mile per 15-20 mins, please figure these times into your schedule when you are working out the venues


and pick up points. We are happy to help here if you need us to.


weather


Our carriages are not  all convertible or fully enclosed but we can provide some cover


Winter Weddings etc


Should there be snow forecast for your event we will be in touch with you, we will do all we can to be at your


event, but if the weather is unsuitable and it would be dangerous for the horses then we cancel then a full refund


would be made.


OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS PLEASE READ CAREFULLY


Please read carefully, we want the day to run as smoothly as you do, so this information will hopefully


tell you all you need to know about us and how to book, and what to expect from Harveys Shires.. 

If  there is anything here that you are unsure of please don’t hesitate to get in touch.


Booking Deposit


We require £200.00 deposit on booking with the balance payable four weeks before your wedding.


The deposit is non-refundable but if you need to change the date we will carry your deposit over to


your new date (subject to availability)


Traditional Church wedding


We will collect the bride and up to 3 adults, take to the church and onto the reception as long as the


total distance is 5 miles or less.


Venue Wedding plus


We will collect the bride and take her to the venue, after the ceremony we will take both bride and


groom for a ride together, this not only gives them time alone, this will give a great opportunity for


photos with the horse and carriage.


Venue Wedding


We will collect the bride from the venue before the ceremony take her for a ride so she will arrive at


the venue in the horse and carriage, and after the ceremony take both the bride and groom for a ride


together. Giving you both time for photos with the horse and carriage before and after your ceremony.


The horse and carriage will arrive in plenty of time for photos before you leave.


Winter weddings or inclement weather


Our carriage is not convertible or fully enclosed Cover can be provided.


Mileage – Shire Horses


We limit our mileage for our shire horses to a maximum of 5 miles in a day, this is done for welfare


reason and because we care for our horses. Shire horses are bred for pulling weight not distances. These


horses travelling at 15 – 20 minutes a mile.


Coachmen and Grooms


All of our coachmen are professional, fully trained and very experienced.


Horses


You can choose either a single or pair of horses. All of our horses wear Decorations these can be in the


colour of your choice to match your colour scheme.


Carriage


Our carriage is in immaculate condition and has been made especially to our design. Our carriage will


arrive with a single or pair of horses with ribbons to match your colour scheme.


special orders available

a special horse shoe to remember the boys that took you to your wedding

champagne is also available to order.






PLEASE NOTE


, OUR CARRIAGE AND HORSES CAN BE VIEWED AT OUR PREMISES BY APPOINTMENT.