Catherine and Chris tied the knot surrounded by friends and family

Catherine and Chris met at school. “Chris is a year older, so we didn’t know each other, but we got talking on MSN and MySpace,” says Catherine. “We hit it off straight away due to our shared sense of humour and love of watching movies.”

Chris popped the question during a holiday to Somerset. “We had always talked about getting married, and although we weren’t officially engaged, we had discussed 2022 as a potential date,” shares the bride. “I was at university until 2021, so we always talked about getting engaged after that. I was surprised when he popped the question during a holiday in 2020. We booked the trip for my birthday and spent the week in a lodge near the town of Wells. We went for a walk to Ebbor Gorge, and overlooking the beautiful scenery, Chris got down on one knee!

Catherine and Chris' contacts

Venue, Moddershall Oaks Country Spa Retreat, www.moddershalloaks.com 
Photographer, James Merrick Photography, www.jamesmerrick.co.uk 
Videographer, Jack Smithies Wedding Films, www.jacksmithiesfilms.co.uk 
Bride's dress, Katie's Brides, www.katiesbrides.co.uk 
Groom's suit, Suit Direct
Bridesmaids' dresses, JJ's House
Hair stylist, Bridal Hair By Lindsay, www.bridalhairbylindsay.co.uk 
Cake, Loren's Cakes and Bakes, www.facebook.com/lorenscakesandbakes 
Flowers, April Days Design, www.aprildaysdesign.com 
Stationery, Mally's Crafts, www.mallyscrafts.co.uk 
Venue décor, Venue Perfection, www.venueperfection.co.uk
Entertainment, Dave Plays Saxophone booked through Warble Entertainment, www.warble-entertainment.com/dave-plays-saxophone
DJ and lighting hire, Dave Dee Discos, www.davedeediscos.co.uk

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