• Average wedding guest spends £440

    Wedding guests spend £440 on each wedding they attend, splashing out more on their dress than anything else to enjoy the nuptials of their nearest and dearest. According to a new study, 70 per cent of women choose to spend more on their outfit than they do on their accommodation – an understandable statistic when you factor in the dress along with matching shoes, clutch and accessories. Accommodation came in second place when it came to costs, with 61 per cent spending more than £150 for an evening of celebration. The research revealed that weddings aren’t only a lavish, expensive occasion