Outdoor Ceremony

Kim + Amy

Kim + Amy

A same-sex wedding at Barnsley House in the Cotswolds

Nikita + Matt

My first ever wedding with a seaside theme, although a fair way from the seaside! Nikita and Matt had filled Braxted Park with shells and starfish and driftwood, and other flotsam and jetsam. They were blessed with ideal weather for the outdoor ceremony, followed by...

Michelle + Rob

Staying in the Cotswolds area for a second week, I had a return visit to Matara for Michelle and Rob’s wedding. Organised predominantly from their former home in Australia, they returned to the UK just a few weeks before the wedding, and travel featured heavily...

Emma + Steve

I find myself in the Cotswolds quite a lot, mainly because there are loads of really good wedding venues there. Barnsley House is a new one for me, but it didn’t disappoint, and Emma and Steve even managed a rare outdoor ceremony! Obviously it started raining...

Laura + Alex

My first ‘local’ wedding since moving house to Derbyshire was at Cressbrook Hall near Bakewell, in the Peak District. Set in an amazing location overlooking Monsal Dale, it produced my first (and last) dry outdoor ceremony of the summer. Yes, there WERE...

Geri + Gavin

Geri and Gavin’s wedding in Devon was the first one after my relocation from Kent to Derbyshire. In fact it was the day after my relocation. And it was my birthday. (Mental note: In future, don’t move house during peak wedding season.) As the recurring...

Emma + Benn

It was a bit of a wet and miserable October day for Emma and Benn’s wedding at the Matara Centre, down in the Cotswolds, but other than a slightly muddy wedding dress it didn’t dampen any proceedings. With two kids of their own they had put together a...