Grace The Day

Diana Saxby

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I travel Nationally & Internationally

Specialisms

Outdoor Ceremonies, Elegant Ceremonies, Romantic Ceremonies, Exclusive Use Weddings, Destination Weddings, Society Weddings; Micro Weddings, Festival Weddings,Mentoring, Public Speaking

Affiliations

Official ROCK MY WEDDING Supplier; County Celebrants Network; Style Me Pretty's Little Black Book; Member of the Expert Sources Register

Languages

English; some French and German

Hi, I'm Diana

Established in 2010, Diana has become one of the country’s leading independent professional full-time celebrants, with a reputation for achingly romantic, bespoke ceremonies for discerning clients.

Linked to some of the most beautiful venues in the country, including the Soho Farmhouse and the Relais and Chateaux sister hotels Cliveden House, Berkshire, and The Chewton Glen Hotel and Spa in the New Forest, Diana is the trusted partner, providing a service to match the high standards of each venue, and delighting clients with her patience, knowledge, expertise and delivery in a perfectly spoken English voice which is modulated, clear and expressive, without any regional accent, ensuring that all those present can easily hear and understand every word.

Each ceremony is unique, sincere, authentic, carefully researched, and beautifully delivered by a true professional and experienced celebrant with a passion for her work, and each client.

We believe that first impressions are very important, and the care we have in each wedding will show in the work we produce, therefore each personalised script is professionally proofread at first draft stage and all subsequent drafts, before being sent to clients for approval, to ensure that scripts are of the highest standard, grammatically and factually correct, and free of spelling errors.

With the additional reassurance of knowing that Diana has two personally trained and insured deputies on hand to stand in for her in the case of emergency and to take second bookings on days when Diana herself is already booked, her clients have the comfort and peace of mind of knowing that they will never be let down when booking Diana’s services.

What's my ceremony style?

Achingly Romantic Wedding Blessing Ceremonies

Destination Weddings

Vow Renewal Ceremonies

Naming Day Ceremonies

Funeral Ceremonies

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Why choose Diana?

Diana is a dedicated full-time professional celebrant, available 24/7 for meetings, rehearsals and weekday and weekend ceremonies.

Registered and insured with a respected professional celebrant organisation. Diana is known for her sincerity, warmth and reassuring attention to detail and her naturally calm and dignified manner.

She has a real flair for helping people find exactly the right words, music and readings, while also helping you find your own special words to add to the unique script.

Don’t just take her word – please enjoy the genuine, unprompted testimonials on the Kind Words page of www..gracetheday.com/kind-words

What do I offer?

Name change wedding

Weddings

Wedding Blessings; Destination Weddings (UK and Europe); Commitment Ceremonies; Elopement Ceremonies; Festival Weddings, Beach Weddings; Society Weddings; Microweddings; Intimate Weddings

Established in 2010, Diana has become one of the country’s leading independent professional full-time celebrants, with a reputation for achingly romantic, bespoke ceremonies for discerning clients.

Linked to some of the most beautiful venues in the country, including the Soho Farmhouse and the Relais and Chateaux sister hotels Cliveden House, Berkshire, and The Chewton Glen Hotel and Spa in the New Forest, Diana is the trusted partner, providing a service to match the high standards of each venue, and delighting clients with her patience, knowledge, expertise and delivery in a perfectly spoken English voice which is modulated, clear and expressive, without any regional accent, ensuring that all those present can easily hear and understand every word.

Each ceremony is unique, sincere, authentic, carefully researched, and beautifully delivered by a true professional and experienced celebrant with a passion for her work, and each client.

We believe that first impressions are very important, and the care we have in each wedding will show

Prices From

Prices on Request

Why choose Diana for your wedding?

No drama. No theatrics! Just meaningful, achingly romantic ceremonies, telling your love story with warmth and sincerity. It’s not about me. It’s all about YOU!

I am a dedicated full-time professional celebrant, and registered expert, available 24/7 for meetings, rehearsals and weekday and weekend ceremonies.

Registered and insured with a respected professional celebrant organisation. Known for sincerity, warmth and reassuring attention to detail and a naturally calm and dignified manner. With a real flair for helping people find exactly the right words, music and readings, while also helping you find your own special words to add to the unique script.

Don’t just take our word – please see our genuine reviews

Naming Ceremony

Naming Ceremonies

Naming and Welcoming ceremonies are the perfect way to welcome a child of any age into a family. Whether new-borns, adopted children or step children, these ceremonies help to confirm a child’s identity. Single parents also find such a ceremony is a wonderful way to affirm their commitment to their child, while publicly acknowledging the adults t chosen to help and support them in the raising of their child through its formative years. While faith-based ceremonies, such as Christenings, have long-established traditional scripts, choosing the right words for a more personal ceremony can be difficult. During the ceremony planning process Diana will meet each family personally to get to know the baby or child. She takes time to create a script that meets her high standards as well as fulfilling the parents’ vision, while encapsulating the child’s personality and character. She brings her valuable resource material and helps you choose or write your own promises, and select music and readings

Established in 2010, Diana has become one of the country’s leading independent professional full-time celebrants, with a reputation for achingly romantic, bespoke ceremonies for discerning clients.

Linked to some of the most beautiful venues in the country, including the Soho Farmhouse and the Relais and Chateaux sister hotels Cliveden House, Berkshire, and The Chewton Glen Hotel and Spa in the New Forest, Diana is the trusted partner, providing a service to match the high standards of each venue, and delighting clients with her patience, knowledge, expertise and delivery in a perfectly spoken English voice which is modulated, clear and expressive, without any regional accent, ensuring that all those present can easily hear and understand every word.

Each ceremony is unique, sincere, authentic, carefully researched, and beautifully delivered by a true professional and experienced celebrant with a passion for her work, and each client.

We believe that first impressions are very important, and the care we have in each wedding will show in the work we produce, therefore each personalised script is professionally proofread at first draft stage and all subsequent drafts, before being sent to clients for approval, to ensure that scripts are of the highest standard, grammatically and factually correct, and free of spelling errors.

With the additional reassurance of knowing that Diana has two personally trained and insured deputies on hand to stand in for her in the case of emergency and to take second bookings on days when Diana herself is already booked, her clients have the comfort and peace of mind of knowing that they will never be let down when booking Diana’s services.

Prices From

Prices on Request

Why choose Diana for your naming ceremony?

Diana is a dedicated full-time professional celebrant, available 24/7 for meetings, weekday and weekend ceremonies.

Registered and insured with a respected professional celebrant organisation. Diana is known for her sincerity, warmth and reassuring attention to detail and her naturally calm and dignified manner.

She has a real flair for helping people find exactly the right words, music and readings, while also helping you find your own special words to add to the unique script.

As a mother herself, Diana knows that it takes a lot of trust for parents to literally place their baby into her hands; but by putting their faith in her they can rest assured, comfortable in the knowledge that this will result in the perfect naming ceremony for their child.

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Renewal of Vows

Couples give many reasons for renewing their marriage vows- surviving illness, celebrating a special anniversary, overcoming personal challenges or temptations, and just sheer love and gratitude for their other half. Many have a strong desire for their children to witness them renewing their vows in re-dedication to each other. Reaching a milestone wedding anniversary they often think about renewing their vows to celebrate their relationship, their partnership and everything that this has brought them. Some like to make things different from their wedding day with a vow renewal ceremony, while others like to try, as far as possible, to replicate their original wedding ceremony. Occasionally something was not right for a couple on their wedding day; perhaps their photos have been spoiled or lost,and they feel the need to take their marriage vows again so that all their enduring memories are recaptured.
With over a decade’s experience, Diana will help you find the right words and format for your ceremony.

Established in 2010, Diana has become one of the country’s leading independent professional full-time celebrants, with a reputation for achingly romantic, bespoke ceremonies for discerning clients.

Linked to some of the most beautiful venues in the country, including the Soho Farmhouse and the Relais and Chateaux sister hotels Cliveden House, Berkshire, and The Chewton Glen Hotel and Spa in the New Forest, Diana is the trusted partner, providing a service to match the high standards of each venue, and delighting clients with her patience, knowledge, expertise and delivery in a perfectly spoken English voice which is modulated, clear and expressive, without any regional accent, ensuring that all those present can easily hear and understand every word.

Each ceremony is unique, sincere, authentic, carefully researched, and beautifully delivered by a true professional and experienced celebrant with a passion for her work, and each client.

We believe that first impressions are very important, and the care we have in each wedding will show in the work we produce, therefore each personalised script is professionally proofread at first draft stage and all subsequent drafts, before being sent to clients for approval, to ensure that scripts are of the highest standard, grammatically and factually correct, and free of spelling errors.

With the additional reassurance of knowing that Diana has two personally trained and insured deputies on hand to stand in for her in the case of emergency and to take second bookings on days when Diana herself is already booked, her clients have the comfort and peace of mind of knowing that they will never be let down when booking Diana’s services.

Prices From

Prices on Request

Why choose Diana for your renewal of vows?

Diana is a dedicated full-time professional celebrant, available 24/7 for meetings, rehearsals and weekday and weekend ceremonies.

Registered and insured with a respected professional celebrant organisation. Diana is known for her sincerity, warmth and reassuring attention to detail and her naturally calm and dignified manner.

She has a real flair for helping people find exactly the right words, music and readings, while also helping you find your own special words to add to the unique script.

Don’t just take her word – please enjoy the genuine, unprompted testimonials on the Kind Words page of www..gracetheday.com/kind-words

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Funerals

Over a decade’s funeral experience in cremation ceremonies, graveside burials, scattering of ashes at sea and interment of ashes.

Diana Saxby of Grace The Day is one of the country’s leading professional Civil Funeral Celebrants. As an independent civil celebrant, Diana can help you plan the funeral that is the most appropriate and meaningful ceremony for your loved one. Giving you the freedom to move from the traditional ceremony, Diana welcomes the inclusion of religious, non-religious or spiritual content from any faith. The ceremony can be held in a variety of locations including chapels and outdoor spaces. Some hotels now offer to hold the funeral service and wake, adding comfort and convenience to a dignified and seamless farewell under one roof. Diana has a growing reputation for personal, thoughtful and sincere ceremonies, created with you to reflect the wishes of everyone involved. She writes every script and conducts every ceremony personally, and is completely flexible with her availability for both client consultations and conducting ceremonies – seven days a week, including evenings.

Prices From

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Why choose Diana for your funeral?

Diana is a dedicated full-time professional celebrant, available 24/7 for meetings, rehearsals and weekday and weekend ceremonies.

Registered and insured with a respected professional celebrant organisation. She is known for her sincerity, warmth and reassuring attention to detail and her naturally calm and dignified manner.

She has a real flair for helping people find exactly the right words, music and readings, while also helping you find your own special words to add to the unique script.

Don’t just take her word – please enjoy the genuine, unprompted testimonials on the Kind Words page of https://www.gracetheday-funerals.com/celebrant/kind-words/

Reviews for Grace The Day

Total Reviews: 26

Average Rating: 5

reviews (26)

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Wedding Ceremony Review September 2021

5 Stars
Mark & Esther Modena

Wedding | 09/11/2021 | Davenport House, Worfield, Shropshire

We would wholeheartedly recommend Diana at Grace The Day for the significant contribution she made to the success of our wedding day as celebrant on 11th September 2021 at Davenport House. She put in a lot of preparatory work beforehand, getting to know us and translating our story into the most beautiful ceremony. Diana provided many invaluable tips and ideas along the way, and was very flexible to accommodate specific elements that we wanted to include. Lots of our guests commented on how this helped to make our day so special, resulting in a very personal occasion that was unique to us. Many, many thanks again Diana. Love and best wishes, Esther & Mark xx

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“Best ceremony we’ve ever been to” – guest

5 Stars
Megan Savage

Wedding | 07/08/2021 | Somerley House

Diana made our wedding ceremony at Somerley House and the run-up to it incredibly special. She worked with us to create a ceremony script that really captured us as a couple – the inclusion of our qualities which was suggested by Diana was especially unique.

Her organisation skills are also not to be overlooked – she made sure everything was done on time (from us and her) and she liaised with all others that needed to know about / feed into the ceremony. This took away all stress from this part of the planning.

We couldn’t recommend Diana highly enough. We had a lot of lovely comments about our wedding but our guests pointed to the ceremony as really making the day stand out. That was thanks to Diana and the time and care she put in with us.

Thank you so much xxx

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Grace the Day – magical !

5 Stars
Vanessa Penmore Marchington

Wedding | 07/31/2021 | Miserden - Marquee Wedding

Diana and Dawn were absolutely amazing throughout the whole ceremony process. From initial requests, to detailed planning and making the script our own. Dawn (Diana’s deputy) held our service on the day and she had such a beautiful, loving energy and everyone has made comments on what a beautiful service it was. Diana created the most wonderful script including surprise readings from friends and poems from family and the whole process was stress free and seamless. It was everything we hoped it would be and more, Thank you both for making our day so special x

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