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The Swansea Life Awards is an annual event which rewards business and individuals with outstanding quality, customer service and innovation. It’s always a fabulous evening with entertainment booming and the champagne flowing – The perfect Oldwalls Collection night out!

Plastic free by 2023

This was our first ever-organised beach clean and we plan to make this a regular initiative as part of our commitment to develop corporate social responsibility for our people, community and environment we live in.

Love is Love

In July 2013 Legislation allowed same sex marriage in England and Wales. This Legislation was passed by the United Kingdom Parliament and came into force on 13thMarch 2014 allowing same sex marriage to take place from 29thMarch 2014.

Seasonal Wedding Awards by The Oldwalls Collection

Being one of Wales’ leading wedding specialists and having scooped a few awards ourselves (blushes), we felt now was the perfect time to launch our very own awards. So without further ado we’re proud to present the prestigious, Seasonal Wedding Awards by The Oldwalls Collection.

Opera superstar ties the knot to Prince of Wales’ former harpist

Hannah Stone formally the official harpist to The Prince of Wales from 2011 – 2015 said ‘I do’ to the Welsh bass-baritone legend at the Caersalem Newedd Bapist Church in Swansea followed by beautiful celebration at Fairyhill, the iconic grade two listed Georgian property based the Gower Peninsula which has recently been transformed into one of Wales’ finest wedding venues.

Get a room!

You’ve booked your wedding venue, you’ve found your dream dress and all of a sudden it dawns on you… you haven’t sorted your guests accommodation!

Ahead of the game

So far 2019 has been all about vibrancy and bold statements and its set to continue for the Autumn/Winter season…   The Oldwalls Collection is always on top of the wedding trends game, think Instagram spaces, super chic grazing table menus and outdoor ceremonies. We never sit still…  

The rise of the cross gender ‘wedding party’

As wedding experts in South Wales, we’ve seen it all but we’ve noticed a new trend emerge and its one we think is pretty damn cool! Introducing, the cross-gender 'wedding party'...


As wedding specialists we know a thing or about planning a wedding. We also know that saying 'yes' to the dress is the arguably the most important decision to make once you’ve booked ‘the best wedding venue in Wales'. Whether you dreamed of your perfect wedding dress since you were five or you’d never given it a moment’s thought before you were engaged, here’s our top tips to help you feel a million dollars on your wedding day.

What can happy couples expect from our Festive Wedding Showcase Nights?

We're feeling festive at Fairyhill! So our next open evenings have a decidedly Christmassy feel to them. Come and join us on the 4th and 5th of December.