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A stunning wedding at Newton House in Derbyshire, with Simon Biffen Photography

Jon and Claire were married in May, at a Derbyshire wedding venue I’ve never featured before – the lovely Newton House, set in a rural location not far from Burton upon Trent. The barn where Jon and Claire held their reception is wonderful – a blank canvas for a rustic or vintage wedding, which today’s bride and groom decorated to great effect!
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All images are by lovely Simon Biffen Photography. Simon is a UK wedding photographer, based in Somerset and happy to travel throughout the UK to photograph weddings. Wherever you are, do check him out… I think he’s fabulous!

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Gemma and Gordon’s fabulous Finchcocks Musical Museum wedding, with Duntons Photography

I’d be so excited if I received an invitation to a wedding at a venue called Finchcocks Musical Museum, wouldn’t you?! And what a stunning place it is – a fabulous choice for Gemma and Gordon’s beautiful wedding. Home to historical pianos, organs and music boxes(!) it’s a fascinating location and has beautiful gardens for wedding photos – and Gemma and Gordon made the most of these!

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The most glamorous English wedding at Knowlton Court, with Duntons Photography

The neckline of Alicia’s wedding dress is just wonderful: on such a graceful and glamorous bride, this dress couldn’t be more perfect… and so sets the scene for today’s beautiful wedding blog. Alicia and Seb were married at Knowlton Court in Kent, celebrating their day with friends and family in the summer sunshine.

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Images are by the very lovely Steven Dungate of Duntons Photography. Steven describes the day as ‘an epic wedding to photograph‘! and my goodness, isn’t it just… from the historic church to the deliciously decorated wedding venue, this is a wedding to inspire you in so many ways.

Knowlton Court wedding blog (7)Alicia is an incredibly beautiful bride, and her wedding dress beyond exquisite. I adore the lace panel, the daringly low neckline and Alicia’s long, flowing skirt – and I’m so proud to be sharing her wedding to Seb on the English Wedding Blog today.

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Tors and Mike’s Somerset farm wedding blog, with Simon Biffen Photography

With some of the loveliest weddings I’ve seen this summer appearing in rapid succession on his fabulous blog, Somerset wedding photographer Simon Biffen is setting an amazing standard for wedding photography. Today, a sneak peek from Tors and Mike’s beautiful wedding at home on the farm…

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Somerset wedding photography (2) I adore how they’ve styled their day with soft pinks and subtle colours: the cake is awesome, the roses lush and the cows an unexpected surprise!
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Somerset wedding photography (4) Simon loved photographing this Somerset wedding with “the incredible Tors and Mike. A beautiful couple whose family farm hosted the celebrations in Somerset. Farm weddings are always a blast, maybe it’s the fresh air that gets everyone in the mood, that or perhaps it’s the barrels of cider and ale on tap! Either way these two were amazing.”

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Emma and Matthew’s English church hall wedding in Sussex, by Duntons Photography

Transforming a simple village or church hall into a festive and pretty party venue takes ambition, style and vision! Emma and Matthew, along with a small army of family and friends, did a lovely job and their spring wedding at All Saints Church in Crowborough, East Sussex looks wonderful.

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Bride Emma is ever so beautiful – her portraits by wedding photographer Steven Dungate, of Duntons Photography, are gorgeous. She positively glows when joined by her new husband Matthew: a radiant couple so clearly full of love.

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The images are fabulous; the wedding report by Emma and Matthew is brilliant, and full of advice to help you design and style a church hall wedding. Here is a couple after my own heart: they kept their wedding budget to a minimum (including a dress for less than £100) and indulged in excellent catering and an amazing party!

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Welcome to Emma and Matthew’s English church hall wedding. Enjoy!
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Gin and ginger beer at Cubley Hall, Yorkshire, with Tierney Photography

What could be more lovely than a beautiful sunny day in May, an eighteenth century country house hotel and a gorgeous wedding inspired by Pinterest and wedding blogs? Clare and Andrew have written a wonderful wedding report to share with us all and I’m so pleased and proud to have their big day on the English Wedding Blog.

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Cubley Hall is a charming Yorkshire wedding venue with period features set in the rolling hills – where Andrew and Clare escaped for a few quiet moments to have some of the loveliest portrait photos I’ve seen. They chose Mark Tierney (Tierney Photography) to capture their wedding and told me he was brilliant, which is always fantastic to hear.

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Check out more weddings by Tierney Photography and get in touch at:

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With huge thanks to the gorgeous bride and groom – congratulations Clare and Andrew! – and thanks to lovely Tierney Photography for kindly sharing all of the wedding photos with us today. I hope you love this as much as I do! Enjoy.
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