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Just a little update to let you know we have a new contact number.

Our New Contact Number

Just a little update to let you know we have a new contact number.

Feb 06 2013


A very Happy New Year to all our readers and followers. It's back to work today at Benessamy HQ and it's full steam ahead!

Hello 2013!

A very Happy New Year to all our readers and followers. It's back to work today at Benessamy HQ and it's full steam ahead!

Jan 07 2013


A bumper last day at Benessamy HQ before the Christmas break and we kick off with the first of today's Christmas music selections chosen by a fabulous makeup and hair stylist we've had the pleasure of working with this year.

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas - Day 4 Part I

A bumper last day at Benessamy HQ before the Christmas break and we kick off with the first of today's Christmas music selections chosen by a fabulous makeup and hair stylist we've had the pleasure of working with this year.

Dec 21 2012


Our second Christmas countdown selection for today includes a song which was performed by Judy Garland in a classic 1944 film.

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas - Day 4 Part II

Our second Christmas countdown selection for today includes a song which was performed by Judy Garland in a classic 1944 film.

Dec 21 2012


Well we're quite excited here at Benessamy HQ and we're ready to immerse ourselves in all thngs Christmassy!

It's Christmas!

Well we're quite excited here at Benessamy HQ and we're ready to immerse ourselves in all thngs Christmassy!

Dec 21 2012


Regular readers will know just how proud I am to be a member of the UK Alliance of Wedding Planners. It's a fabulous professional body to be part of and I'm delighted to welcome two of their lovely Directors today as part of our festive countdown.

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas - Day 3

Regular readers will know just how proud I am to be a member of the UK Alliance of Wedding Planners. It's a fabulous professional body to be part of and I'm delighted to welcome two of their lovely Directors today as part of our festive countdown.

Dec 20 2012


Welcome to Day 2 of our festive countdown and here's the first of two special guests and Benessamy friends we have for you today.

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas! - Day 2

Welcome to Day 2 of our festive countdown and here's the first of two special guests and Benessamy friends we have for you today.

Dec 19 2012


A taste of the Caribbean for you this afternoon from our second guest today.

Our Festive Countdown Continues

A taste of the Caribbean for you this afternoon from our second guest today.

Dec 19 2012


Today with only 7 sleeps to go we're starting our festive countdown with a few special guests..

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas! - Day 1

Today with only 7 sleeps to go we're starting our festive countdown with a few special guests..

Dec 18 2012


50 Ways to Save - Top Tips on Making Your Wedding Budget Go Further.

Wedding Ideas Magazine Feature

50 Ways to Save - Top Tips on Making Your Wedding Budget Go Further.

Oct 27 2012