FH's brother gets married in June next year. As they were engaged first it seemed polite to not push in! From there, we wanted to give people at least 6 months between weddings, especially as they both involve people travelling a fair way.
December was out of the question as the venue requires a very high minimum spend in December. January is too hot for some of our older rellies and the boys in suits, February and March were the same. April, too many Public Holidays and school holidays to work around so May it was.
Initially we were going for the 6 May 2012 but apparently that is my later grandfather's birthday so the 13th it is