Inspiration for brides and grooms-to-be at the biggest wedding show in Devon.

The countdown is on for Bride: The Wedding Show at Westpoint Arena, Exeter, on October 8 and 9.

The show has expanded for 2016 with more than 170 of the South West’s finest wedding suppliers under one roof, together with a marquee of wedding transport.

Get inspiration for your gown, your bridesmaids, menswear and guestwear at the spectacular catwalk shows at 11.30am, 1.15pm and 3pm.

There’s entertainment as well as a dedicated vintage area to give brides ideas on how to create their own retro day.

The Wedding Show returns to Westpoint Arena in Exeter on October 8 and 9. Picture: ContributedThe Wedding Show returns to Westpoint Arena in Exeter on October 8 and 9. Picture: Contributed

All this plus exclusive show deals, competitions and samples, a stylish café provided by Posh Nosh and a Champagne bar to even more sparkle.

The first 100 brides through the doors each day will receive a goody bag with samples and can pick up a free South West Bride magazine, plus an official show guide.

North Devon-based exhibitors include Carol Anne Jewellery of Barnstaple; Highbullen Hotel in Chittlehamholt; Sonic Sound mobile disco of Ilfracombe; Cherry Pickle Designs stationery, gifts and accessories of Barnstaple; Ocean Kave of Westward Ho!; Richards Time Machine mobile disco of Petrockstowe and Twisty Focus wedding photography of Braunton.

Joanne Goodwin of organiser Archant Bride says: “Bride: The Wedding Show is a great day out, it’s so much fun, and it’s a chance to meet and get to know the cream of the South West’s wedding businesses to see if they’re the right partners to help you plan your perfect day.”

Tickets cost £5 each or £15 for a group four in advance from The show runs from 10am-4pm.