Kate and Alex – the Dunkenhalgh Hotel and Spa

When you’re in the military, plans have a habit of changing! Even weddings… ‘We got married at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel and Spa in Clayton-le-moors on Friday 29th March 2013. It was originally planned for August 2014 in Cuba but Alex is in the military, and in November 2012 we found out he was going away … Read more

A fairy-tale wedding at the Thistle Haydock

With a Disney princess dress and a beautiful marquee, this really is a fairy-tale wedding! Nic and Paul were married at the Thistle Haydock on 27th April 2012. They met through working together, speaking many times over the phone so they got to know each other quite well before actually meeting in person! Here they … Read more

Kate and Ben – a beautiful Beeston Manor wedding

Today we hear from Kate about her’s and Ben’s beautiful wedding. Their reception was at the fabulous Beeston Manor – one of the Little White Books wedding fair venues. I just love the details in this one! We got engaged in New York, August 2010. Ben planned to propose when we booked the holiday. He … Read more

Laura and Tom’s fabulous castle wedding

Laura tells us about a fabulous castle wedding…. ‘Tom proposed to me on 22 October 2009, (my grandmother’s birthday), in a sun-drenched Californian vineyard.  We were nearing the end of a fabulous holiday that had taken us from Newport Beach to San Francisco and finally the Napa Valley.  It would have been a memorable trip … Read more

A Perfect Day – as seen in Little White Books

Jackie & Warren were married at Beeston Manor, in Hoghton near Preston, a beautiful exclusive-use venue. Jackie has kindly shared her day with Little White Books: Where did Warren propose? He proposed in the Cayman Islands, whilst we were on a Caribbean cruise with my family – he proposed on the beach. I had no … Read more

Gorton Monastery in all its loveliness

Today, Matt and Michelle tell us about their wedding last year at the beautiful Gorton Monastery. After meeting at university 15 years earlier, August the 18th 2011 was the day; the day that capped 18 months of planning, finally Michelle Mealing and Matthew Graveston would ‘tie-the-knot’. The venue was the amazing Monastery of St.Francis at … Read more

Kim and Jason’s personalised wedding

This morning’s lovely wedding is Kim and Jason’s which was shot by Jules Fortune Photography. It’s full of personalised details and elements specific to the couple. Kim tells us all the details. ‘We were married on 25th June 2011 at the Ramada Jarvis Hotel (now Mercure) near Blackrod, Bolton. It’s actually the anniversary of our first kiss and … Read more

Engagement shoots

The concept of an engagement shoot is a fairly new one to me. When I got married I don’t think an engagement shoot was something that really existed (how old does that make me sound!), although it’s only eight years since we tied the knot. To be fair it would probably have been a good thing for … Read more

Rachael and Mark – fabulous ivory and aubergine

Today I’m sharing this gorgeous wedding with you, sent through by Jules Fortune Photography. The bride is make-up artist, Rachael Bottomley, who works alongside Jules on her Black Books boudior shoots.   Rachael shares the details of the wedding day: Where and when did you get married? Saturday 2nd July 2011, St Matthew’s Church, Chadderton, … Read more

Danish wedding custom on a budget

This morning we hear about Joy’s wedding – the bride’s family’s Danish wedding traditions added a lovely personal touch to this wedding and this post shows that you don’t have to have a mind-blowing budget to enjoy an amazing day. (And watch out for the fabulous cake toppers!) We got married on Friday 5th of … Read more