A little about us- Great British Bell Tents is a friendly, family run independent business that operates across South England

With over six years’ experience in the outdoor wedding and events industry, we pride ourselves on providing first class service, from first introductions, to packing up & collection.

Our spacious and beautiful Bell Tents are the perfect way to enjoy a romantic getaway, unique family break, or add the wow factor to your special occasion. Check out our gallery to see our Bell Tents in all their glory 



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Name:          Kieran Harris

Position:      Chief Tent Putter Upper

About:          Whilst studying for his undergrad and postgraduate degrees, Kieran had a summer job for one of the South East largest Tipi companies. During his time here he worked his way up through the ranks of  part-time crew member to full-time crew-leader and it was over these six seasons that he learnt and developed his passion for all things canvas and tents!

“Here at Great British Bell Tents,  we are a small (but perfectly formed!) family business and generally only cater for one wedding per weekend, so you can be assured that you will have our undivided attention on the lead up to your big day!

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Name:          Ashleigh-Jade Rutherford

Position:      Head of Hashtagging 

About:         With a degree in Creative Events Management, Ashleigh is the driving force behind Great British Bell Tents. Having organised events for international companies, heads of state and social bigwigs, you can be confident that your big day is in safe hands with Ashleigh.

“I am a real people person and absolutely love meeting all our happy couples and watching their excitement grow throughout our time together.”


Name:          Steve Lee

Position:     Bunting King

About:         What Steve doesn’t know about putting up tents, you do not need to know! Steve has over 25 years’ experience setting up structures including yurts, tipis, airstream and most importantly, festival bars! Steve has worked at some of the world’s biggest festivals, including Ise of Wight Festival, Glastonbury and Holi (India’s festival of Colours).

 “If the work is outdoors, I am keen! But I am pretty sure  I am solar powered, so you won’t find me on this side of the Equator come winter time.”


Name:              Winston 

Position:         Staff Motivator  

About:         Winston is the newest addition to the GBBT family and main roles include; chewing his way through the Guy ropes, laying in muddle puddles and sleeping under the van on hot days.