For the couples who have entered our Dream Wedding Competition, it's time to befriend everyone they've ever known - old school pals, kindergarten teachers, work colleagues from days of yore and any longest relations.
In these days of social media, there's plenty of scope to check in with the people that you haven't heard from or heard of in ages, seeking support in their battle for votes to win this €20,000 competition of a lifetime. They need your support to help them in their effort to win their dream wedding - with no expense spared. So lend your support and help these happy couples to achieve their dream.
Every week until the competition ends, a picture of each couple will feature in these pages. It's up to you to decide who you want to vote for. So get texting!
HERE'S HOW TO REGISTER YOUR VOTE
The voting period will run from 9am on Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 until midnight on Tuesday, July 31st, 2012. There are two easy ways to cast your votes for the couple you would like to see winning this fabulous prize.
1. Go to page 2 of this paper, complete the voting coupon by inserting the couple number of your choice and your own name and phone number. Then return it to the Meath Chronicle to reach us not later than Tuesday, July 31st, 2012. As an added bonus for the voters, every vote cast using a coupon will be entered in a free draw for a dinner for two at Newgrange Hotel.
2. You can also register additional votes for the couple of your choice by texting the word COUPLE followed by the couple's number to 57199* - example
Remember you can vote as often as you wish. The couple with the most accumulated number of votes will be deemed the winners. The winning couple will be announced at the Newgrange Hotel on Thursday, August 2nd, 2012.
The prize includes a premier wedding package for 100 guests, red carpet welcome with champagne on arrival for the bridal party, welcome reception of tea and coffee for wedding guests, souvenir menu cards, complimentary chair covers and sashes, flowers for each table, champagne breakfast served to the bridal suite, Invitations and thank you cards, wedding dress, suit hire, bridal party hair and make-up, pre-wedding beauty treatment for the bride, photography, videography, flowers, wedding car, favours, band, DJ, wedding singer, wedding cake, wedding sitter, church singer, candy buffet, your own website for invitations, maps, and photos from your special day. In addition to the Newgrange Hotel, the other sponsors are: The Meath Chronicle, FitzPatrick Promotions Ltd, Twister, Erin Noone, Navan Travel, Pat O'Byrne, The Icing On The Cake, Shay Casserly, Flo Web Design, Irish Wedding Sitters, Beni Banani, Costello Print, South Hill Chocolates, Yer Man, Balance Medispa, AKP Chauffeur Drive, Makeup By Anne Marie, Abelle Bridal, Petals & Pressies, Hair Design @ Home, DMC Photography, Jessie O'Brien and The Candy Cart.
This is an unbelievable prize to win so get behind your favourite couple and vote for them to win. Keep an eye on the Meath Chronicle for profiles on each couple and also on the competitions facebook page