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Wedding 13th September Scaplens Court Wedding of Fae & Bernie

I’m always happy when a couple enquires about a Scaplens Court wedding – a museum might not be an obvious choice for a wedding venue in Dorset, but a Scaplen’s Court wedding is filled with character and gorgeous light through the medieval windows, and is an astonishingly private wedding venue right in the heart of …

Wedding 2nd August The Royal Hotel Dorset Wedding of Keeley & David

Last Saturday on another glorious sunny summers day, I shot off early to the Bay Royal Hotel down by the fab Dorset seaside in Weymouth. Once parked up for the day, I joined Keeley and the girls upstairs for the usual morning preps, and also popped in on David and the lads who were also …

Wedding 18th July Smedmore House Wedding of Georgina & Dan

Honestly – I love a Smedmore House wedding. It’s just one of my absolute favourite wedding venues in Dorset, set right on the coast above one of my personal favourite places in the whole of Dorset – Kimmeridge Bay. The house is warm and welcoming with amazing light and astonishing views, the ability to have …

Wedding 10th July Coppleridge Inn Wedding of Nicki & Andy

Honestly – I love a Coppleridge Inn Wedding. I come back time and again every year, and love it from the outdoor ceremonies in the woods to the marquee in the courtyard. Below is a real wedding story of a recent Coppleridge Inn Wedding – it’s Nicki & Andy’s big day.If you’re looking for a …

Wedding 27th June Highcliffe Castle Dorset Wedding of Rachel & Lee

Ever since she was a little girl, Rachel considered HighCliffe Castle to be her Castle, and one day she would mary her prince there, aaaww. Of course back in those days the Castle was just an overgrown ruin, but now it’s a beautiful wedding venue, how convenient eh! To make it an even more romantic …

Wedding 27th June Hayhouse Farm Wedding of Hannah & Chris

A marquee farm wedding is one of my personal top settings for a Dorset wedding- and a Hayhouse Farm wedding is pretty perfect. There’s the wedding barn, the woodland ceremony, the marquee… and of course all the hay bales, bunting and fire pits you could ask for from a farm wedding.Below is a real wedding …

civil ceremony Gay Weddings Wedding 3rd June Wedding of Oliver & Richard – Gay Wedding in Dorset

I hate to declare I’m a Gay Wedding Friendly Photographer – because it shouldn’t even be a question, should it? Whoever’s at the front saying their vows, love is love. So of course I’m LGBTQ friendly. Below is a real gay wedding story of a recent Italian Villa wedding – it’s Oliver & Richard’s big …

civil ceremony Dorset Wedding The Grand Hotel Swanage Winter weddings 14th November The Grand Hotel Swanage Dorset wedding of Clare & Neil

Last Saturday, I headed back to The Grand Hotel in Swanage for the last time this year, for the wedding of Clare and Neil. A much changed day from my last visit too! Not much sun around this time, in fact quite the opposite. A stormy day, windy with heavy downpours to contend with, but …

Abbots Court Autumn weddings civil ceremony Country House Weddings Dorset Wedding 17th October Abbots Court Dorset Wedding of Sarah & Richard

A brand new venue for me, and their first ever wedding too! Abbots Court in Winterborne Kingston in the middle (and I mean literally in the middle) of the stunning Dorset countryside, is a beautiful Victorian former farmouse that just oozes romance, luxury and charm. Run by the fantastic people from The Tickled Pig it’s …

Autumn weddings beach wedding civil ceremony Dorset Wedding Hotel Weddings The Grand Hotel Swanage 5th October The Grand Hotel Swanage Dorset Wedding of Karen & Graham

Nearly 37 years in the making, Karen and Graham joyfully tied the knott last weekend at the Grand Hotel in Swanage. Surrounded by their closest family and friends, Karen and Graham finally said I do. The Grand Hotel has been Karen and Graham’s ‘go to’ place for many years and so it was a natural …

Church Weddings Dorset Wedding Farm wedding Marquee Weddings Summer weddings 22nd August Buckland Newton Dorset Farm Wedding of Emily & Tim

It’s been quite a tough year for Emily and Tim. Leaving family and friends behind to start a new venture taking on a farm in Dorset. First they get a hard winter, the snow hits when least expected. Then they get the hottest, dryest summer on record for decades, all very challenging for anyone let …

barn wedding civil ceremony Dorset Wedding Summer weddings 16th August Lower Stockbridge Farm Barn Dorset Wedding of Ellie & Rupert

What a difference a few days makes! Just the other day the sun was shining and it was hot, hot, hot. Come Ellie and Rupert’s big day and the clouds have rolled in and some strange watery stuff is falling from the sky … could this be rain! Most people given the summer that we …

civil ceremony Country House Weddings Dorset Wedding Gay Weddings smedmore house Summer weddings 14th August Smedmore House Dorset Wedding of Jonathan and Justin

A long long time ago in a galaxy far far away (well London actually), two boys met and fell deeply in love …. Their family all knew it; Their freinds all knew it; And on the 8th day of the 8th month in the year 2018, they all got together at the fabulous Smedmore House …

beach wedding Dorset Wedding Hotel Weddings Summer weddings The Grand Hotel Swanage 23rd July The Grand Hotel Swanage Wedding of Seonaid and Robin

A beautiful hot, sunny, clear blue sky day in June. A Wedding by the seaside, in beautiful Dorset at a fab venue, what more could you want. Seonaid and Robin’s wedding’s a long time in the making (they will know exactly what I mean), but as they say good things come to those who wait! …

Dorset Wedding Marquee Weddings Summer weddings 6th June True Lovers Knot Dorset wedding of Pip and Stewart

What a fab day, the wedding day of Pip and Stewart! Wall to wall sunshine, a totally relaxed (and I mean totally) atmosphere and proceedings, lovely people to be around and great food to boot, perfect! The True Lovers Knot, a first for me, what a great spot for a chilled wedding. A marquee for …

Inspiration Boards 18th January Langton Arms Dorset Wedding Details of Zoe & Jon

All the lovely details from Zoe and Jon’s New Years Eve Wedding at the Langton Arms in Tarrant Monkton Dorset ….   To see Zoe & Jon’s whole wedding album when it goes live, click the following link and add your details to be automatically notified. Langton Arms Wedding (please note we do not store …

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