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County AntrimGetting Married - Wedding Venue

Tuesday 27th January 2015  


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Lagan Valley Island


Lagan Valley Island

Lisburn
County Antrim
Ireland

tel:- +353 28 92509292
web address:- www.laganvalleyisland.co.uk
e-mail:- civic.centre@lisburn.gov.uk

Lagan Valley Island :-
Facilities Disabled Facilities Virtual Tour Location The Team Lighters Restaurant Island Arts Centre Latest News & Offers Serviced Offices About Historic Lagan Valley Island siteSituated on an island in the heart of Lisburn city, Lagan Valley Island is one of Northern Ireland's premier venues.


Wedding Trivia:
SOMETHING "OLD", "NEW", "BORROWED", AND "BLUE"
The tradition of carrying one or more items that are "old", "new", "borrowed" and "blue" also comes from English. There is an old English rhyme describing the practice which also mentions a sixpence in the brides shoe. Something old, signifying continuity, could be a piece of lace, jewelry, or a grandmother's handkerchief. Something new, signifying optimism in the future, could be an article of clothing or the wedding rings. Something borrowed, signifying future happiness, could be handkerchief from a happily married relative or friend. Something blue, signifying modesty, fidelity and love, comes from early Jewish history. In early Biblical times, blue not white symbolized purity. Both the bride and groom usually wore a band of blue material around the bottom of their wedding attire, hence the tradition of "something blue". Originally the sixpence was presented to the bride by her future husband as a token of his love. Today, very often, it is the bride's father who places a coin in the brides shoe prior to leaving home for the church.

 

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