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Adam and Lucy – Christ Church, Belper // The Old Bell, Derby

Adam and Lucy – Christ Church, Belper // The Old Bell, Derby

Saturday 4th January 2020 Christ Church Belper // The old Bell, Derby "Our Wedding Venue has flooded" - those were the words that Lucy said to me when she rang me in November after hearing the devastating news about The Hurt Arms flooding and the uncertainty of not having a venue for her wedding in 2 months time. Thankfully, tears soon turned to happiness when she let me know she had sorted a new venue and things were back on track for their big day. On the day of the wedding, I met Lucy at...

Lee and Laura – The Mercure St. Pauls Hotel, Sheffield

Lee and Laura – The Mercure St. Pauls Hotel, Sheffield

Saturday 28th December 2019 The Mercure. St Pauls Hotel, Sheffield The final wedding of 2019 was in the centre of Sheffield at the Mercure Hotel and after checking out the venue, I was keen to start taking pictures. I met Laura in her 2nd floor room which overlooked the city from a large bay window - the light was pouring into the room and it was every photographers dream. Laura and her bridal party laughed and joked as they had their hair and makeup finished off and the atmosphere was...

Luke and Emma – Thornbridge Hall, Derbyshire

Luke and Emma – Thornbridge Hall, Derbyshire

Saturday 30th November 2019 St Peter and Pauls Church, Chesterfield // Thornbridge Hall Luke, Emma and Toby (the dog) met me at Lumsdale Falls in Derbyshire for their pre-shoot in the summer and their wedding plans sounded awesome. They both wanted Toby to be included in some of the wedding shots and I couldn't wait to capture their big day. Luke spoke to me a month or so before the wedding day to tell me the venue had changed due to unforeseen circumstances and the wedding would now be held...

Dan and Nikki – Fox and Goose, Chesterfield

Saturday 9th November 2019 The Fox and Goose, Chesterfield I met Nikki and one of her daughters as they were having their hair and make up done by Louise from Diamond Divas - Nikki was remarkably chilled and couldn't wait for the day ahead. I chatted with them as they got ready and managed to capture some great moments - they both looked fantastic. We then headed back to Nikki's house as it was time for the big moment of every brides wedding day - getting into the dress. Nikki looked...

Matt and Oana – All Saints Church, Wingerworth

Saturday 19th October 2019 All Saints Church Wingerworth // Batemans Mill Living local to Chesterfield and having grown up around the area, I was really excited when I met up with Matt and Oana and they told me they had changed their wedding venue to the All Saints Church in Wingerworth, Derbyshire. The wedding Morning I met up with Oana at her home address on the morning of the wedding and there I met up with her Romanian family. After some friendly introductions and a cuppa I was happy when...

Jake and Hannah – Donington Park Farmhouse

Jake and Hannah – Donington Park Farmhouse

Friday 18th October 2019 Donington Park Farmhouse From the moment I met up with Jake and Hannah and we had a stroll around Osmaston Park - or more of a hike thanks to Jake - I instantly loved all of their ideas for their wedding. The planning and organisational skills were next level and it sounded like it was going to be an amazing day. The Big Day When I was told that the venue was Donington Park Farmhouse, I got excited really excited - this was a first time at the venue for me. I had seen...