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its a family affair. pops of pastel for a spring themed wedding at eaves hall – steph & matt

June 6th, 2016 | Julia Braime

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Today’s real wedding couple Matt and Steph, fell in love with their chosen venue at first sight knowing that it would be just perfect for the family focused big day they had in mind.

Pops of pastels were picked to complement their springtime theme, while personal touches were added to remember their most nearest and dearest, resulting in a pretty and sentimental celebration.

And if you like the look of Matt & Steph’s wedding images, we have some excellent news that might just make your Monday. The photographers who photographed the day, the fabulous Katie and James from Fairclough Photography, are offering our readers an amazing £200 off their full day wedding package for those that book before 30th June 2016. Just quote ‘BUN16’, when enquiring/booking.

With images by Brides Up North Sponsor Fairclough Photography.

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steph says: We got engaged at the end of March 2014. We had arranged what I thought was a birthday meal for my sister in the restaurant we had our first date in. We had a gorgeous meal and a few wines and suddenly ‘our song’ came on in the back ground. I pointed it out to Matt and he just made this silly grin at me, and then there he was down on one knee in the middle of the restaurant with the most gorgeous ring in his hand. Neither of us spoke we just cried (like the big softies we are) – I’m not sure I’ve technically said yes yet.

We were married on 6th April 2016. We picked this date as it was the same date as our engagement party and we wanted it to be in the half term as Matt has two daughters and my sister works in a school. Generally, we just wanted everyone to be able to enjoy the build up to the wedding with us.

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Our wedding venue was Eaves Hall in Clitheroe. I fell in love with it at first sight, it’s the only place that we looked at because in my mum’s words “it just doesn’t get any better than this”. It was intimate and cosy, just perfect for the family filled wedding we wanted.

The theme was spring, we just wanted it to be pretty and understated and a little bit country, so this worked well. To complement the theme we chose pastel shades for the colour scheme and incorporated lots of different pastel flowers and some gorgeous daffodils, adding a lovely splash of colour.

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My dress was a lace A-line design, and lots bigger than I thought I would of picked! The train at the back was gorgeous and I spent most of the day swishing it around. I knew it was the dress for me when the lady in the shop went to help me out of it and I cried. My shoes were glittery blue shoes with a bow on the front from Irregular Choice. They were a gift from my sister (who was my maid of honour) as my something blue.

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Fabulous Photographer: James Tracey Photography PLUS £100 Off For 10 Lucky Wedding Blog Readers!

February 19th, 2014 | Julia Braime

James Tracey Photography

He may be a self proclaimed NKOTB, but ex police officer and Brides Up North Featured Supplier photographer James Tracey knows his stuff!  As well as these beautiful images speaking for themselves, a lot of others think he’s pretty great too – he was a Regional Finalist for Best Northwest Photographer at The Wedding Industry Awards 2014 and was also shortlisted for Best Newcomer.  He’s also featured in Lucy Tobin’s new book From Yes to I Do: A Modern Guide for the Modern Bride, giving advice to couples on how to pick their wedding photographer.

And guess what, the first ten Brides Up North readers to book James’ Album Package album will receive £100 off the full price.  Forget SWAT teams, add him to your SWAK* team.  

With images by James Tracey Photography

*sealed with a kiss

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

How did you get into wedding photography?

I suppose you could say I’m something of the new kid on the block. Although I went to design college and even studied photography, I left my creative side behind after eight years in image editing to join the Police. I then spent the next 10 years of my career dealing with some pretty interesting situations; rescuing a woman from a burning house, talking someone down off a motorway bridge, attending murder scenes and riots and even being part of a close protection team for the Prime Minister! Needless to say, about as far away from wedding photography as you can imagine. At the same time as this, I had started to take more of an interest in photography and I invested in a Nikon DSLR which I used to take to friend’s weddings. Not only did I love taking photos (and found it generally a lot safer than Police work!), but more and more people started using my images for their thank you cards and in their albums. Everyone told me I should be a wedding photographer – I was hooked. I started doing a small number of weddings whilst continuing work for the Police but the bookings came thick and fast and in the end I decided to ‘quit the day job’ and turn full-time professional photographer in 2013. In my first year I was nominated for Best Northwest Photographer at The Wedding Industry Awards – I haven’t looked back since!

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

Why wedding photography specifically?

I love the spontaneity – you never know what’s going to happen next and there are no second chances. Some people find it stressful when things don’t go to plan, but I suppose I’m used to thinking on my feet and reacting quickly – I’m pretty ‘unflappable’! On top of that, being involved in the best day of someone’s life is just fantastic. I’ve spent a lot of my career dealing with the negative things in life and so I will never tire of the joy at people’s weddings!

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What is your favourite thing about being a wedding photographer?

Knowing that my pictures are the one thing that the couple gets to keep after their wedding is over. I love my own wedding photos and how they immediately take me back to the wedding day and how I felt. I hope that my clients feel the same way about theirs.

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

How do you get couples to relax on the day?

All my couples have the option of a complimentary “E-shoot” (Engagement shoot) before their big day. We can meet up, talk through what the couple want, and more importantly don’t want, from their wedding photography. They get used to what I’m looking for, they relax in front of the cameras and we all get to know each other a bit better. You want your wedding day to be perfect, not spoilt by a bossy photographer who thinks it’s all about them, so on the day I don’t ask my couples to do anything they don’t want to do.

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James Tracey Photography

Any advice to any brides who don’t like to have their picture taken?

They’re not alone. Lots of my brides complain that they don’t take a good photo, yet when they’re not being made to pose they look great. So if you’re uncomfortable being photographed, scrap the formal poses and choose a documentary style. Everyone prefers the photos which they didn’t know had been taken and you’ll be happier and relaxed. If my brides don’t notice me on the day, I’ve done my job properly.

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What sort of makeup should a bride wear to look great in her pictures?

Keep it simple and classic, your make up should make you look the best version of you. Don’t do anything too loud or current as this will either be distracting or dating. Remember your wedding photos will be around forever, so keep it natural!

Anything to avoid which might look bad in the wedding pictures?

I’m quite open-minded and I like couples who break the rules, so I’m open to anything new on the day. The important thing is to have the wedding day you want and to enjoy every second, the rest is down to me to capture. What I do hate though are cheesy effects in post-production, like colour splash (where the whole image is black and white except for one colour), it just cheapens the image for me. I’m also a bit wary of the vintage filters a lot of people are choosing, as I can’t help thinking these will date and end up looking gimmicky in the (not too distant) future.

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

Which celebrity wedding would you most like to photograph and why?

Tough one, but I’d say any celebrity that is getting married in New York. I absolutely love the city and the dream would be to photograph a wedding in the streets of Manhattan. My wife would probably say Kit Harrington’s wedding (Jon Snow from Game of Thrones), I think she loves him more than me. She’d probably come to that one.

Any really memorable weddings that you have captured?

I shot Lisa and Graham’s wedding last September in Huddersfield after meeting Graham when he refitted my bathroom. It turned out Lisa’s 13 year old daughter, Bailey, had been diagnosed with a life threatening brain tumour and at the same time, totally unrelated, she also was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. Lisa and Graham had to postpone their wedding so Bailey could undergo treatment and it was really touch and go, they even had to live in the USA for a while whilst Bailey had pioneering treatment. Fortunately, Bailey’s condition is now stable so Lisa and Graham quickly arranged their wedding on Friday 13th September (they said they couldn’t possible have any more bad luck) and when Graham said it was a small family affair, I offered to do the wedding for free.

It was one of the best weddings I’ve ever photographed as it was totally joyous and broke every rule possible. The post service drinks were in a pub at Huddersfield Railway station and the whole wedding party got a train back to Mirfield for their reception in a local Deli. The speeches were done in the style of a Norwegian wedding where anyone can stand up, at any time, to tell their own story about the couple. It was an emotional yet triumphant wedding and one I’ll always remember! (if you want to know more here’s my blog). 

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

Are you married? Tell us about your day.

I’m lucky to be married to Laura and we got married in Saddleworth in June 2012. We chose a converted church, so even though it was a civil ceremony it kept the parents happy! We got engaged in New York so we had a hint of NYC running through the day, with a genuine NYC cab and NYPD cruiser as the wedding cars, tables named after places we visited in the city and an NYC inspired cake made by Laura’s mum! We just wanted an informal, fun wedding. We wrote our own reading which poked fun at ourselves (as all the others seemed a bit twee) and had mini Jager bottles as favours. I substituted Champagne for Jager bombs for the toasts, so as you can imagine, it got a bit lively. The weather was awful so in typical British style we headed for the bar and from what I can remember, it was one of (if not THE) best days of my life!

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James Tracey Photography

Any funny stories to share?

I once photographed a wedding which was being filmed for the BBC Three television show Don’t Tell The Bride. With the TV crew there, the day was much longer than a normal wedding and the first dance didn’t take place until midnight. By then my feet were killing me so I put my Converse trainers on for the last ten minutes of the day. I had managed to dodge out of the way of the ten-strong camera crew for more than 15 hours, only to be filmed taking a photo of the first dance – in my trainers. I was slaughtered on text, Facebook and Twitter by all of my friends for being a scruff. This was one of my early weddings and I can reassure couples I’ve bought more comfortable (and smart!) shoes now.

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What sets you apart from other wedding photographers?

I think being new to the industry gives me a different perspective on what people want and expect from their wedding photographer. When it comes to my photos, I’m never complacent. I’m always experimenting with modern styles, angles and the best equipment to deliver the highest quality images I can. I also want clients to get the best service they could ask for, right until the day I hand over the photos. It’s a crowded market place out there, so hopefully my easy going style, natural photos and my customer service is what sets me apart. It drives me mad when people don’t get back to me quickly, so I always reply to my clients messages within 24 hours. If they’re asking a question, they need an answer!

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

James Tracey Photography

What can a couple who book you expect on the day?

A relaxed, suit wearing photographer (with comfortable shoes) who is there to blend in most of the day, but who can step up and keep the day running to time if needed. I work hard but I like to have a laugh during the couple shots and I find it helps the couple relax. I also avoid anything forced and cheesy.

What is included in your "package"?

I don’t mess about with lots of packages, I have two. Full day coverage from Bridal preparation to the first dance, no matter how long that takes. I ‘leak’ a few sneak peeks the day after the wedding on my Facebook page and then all your hi-resolution JPEG images will be delivered on a USB within a month of your

Can you give us an idea on price?

2014 prices are £895 for the photos on USB and £1295 including the album.  The first ten Brides Up North readers to book the photos and album and will receive £100 off the full price.

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How can Brides Up North get in touch with you/ see more examples of your work?

On my website at www.jamestraceyphotography.com or on Facebook . I also tweet @jtraceyphoto. To get in touch and discuss their wedding, brides can email me at james@jamestraceyphotography.com or call me on 07793 680263.

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Brides Up North BONUS! Marvellous McAvoy Weddings!

July 21st, 2011 | Julia Braime

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How’s your week going Brides Up North?  It’s about to get a lot better for some lucky wedding blog readers this afternoon!  How exciting!

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Remember when McAvoy Weddings ran this fabulous giveaway to win an engagement shoot worth £900?  And the lovely Claire Hesketh won?

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The fabulous Jenny & Keith McAvoy Wedding Photographers have ONLY gone and decided that they will give a free engagement shoot to ALL the Brides Up North runners up too!

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  • Wendy Williams

    June 12, 2011 | After being made redundant last year we had to downsize drastically. The cost of a photographer is something we had to cut out. I have since turned to training as a photographer so that I can help others who perhaps think they can’t afford a professional photographer for their wedding. We get married in 34 days and it will still be special, despite our budget cuts and the Government cutback causing redundancies countrywide.

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    June 13, 2011 |  Hi, My name is Zoey Adams, me and my fiancee (Faye) got engaged in March. It wasn’t really a spectacular proposal but it was special to me and the engagement rings bought were as cheap as we could get them as we are on budget. We have a little boy and are both finding it really hard to get a job and juggle family life to, we haven’t yet planned a date for the wedding but we have got an engagement party coming up on the 2nd of July. To afford the party we have had to move out of the rented property we were living in and move into my fiancee’s dad’s home just so we could save all the extra pennies we had to pay for the party. With not having much money and not a lot of spare time on our hands for me and her time then this shoot would be the perfect opportunity to wind down and enjoy ourselves and have some alone time away from the hectic household we live in and our little boy who we love very much but can’t all kids can be a handful, we also think the photo session will give up some cherished memories as we don’t yet know how long we will be waiting to set a date and if we will be able to afford a photographer at the wedding to capture those memories so at least if we win this some memories will be captured xxx

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  • Alan Kenney

    June 15, 2011 | Hi – Myself and my partner Angela have lived together since late last year. All we have done is fight to be together due to illnesses and stress caused by my ex wife. All we ever wanted was to be happy and to live our lives but things have got that bad, that I had to be declared bankrupt and we pretty much lost everything, including my health and two businesses, together with contact with my little boy. Despite all this, Angela has stuck by me and been my rock and a fantastic partner, friend and soulmate. She really is one in a million. I wanted us to celebrate our engagement properly and show her how much I do love her and want to be with her, but with the financial situation and four children to look after, it is proving impossible. This photo shoot is something I could only dream about, it would be the perfect gift to say thank you for standing by me through thick and thin and believing in us despite everything that has been thrown at us. We plan to marry in 2012 but this would just be the perfect way of showing that no matter what is thrown at us, we will never waiver and will always be in love with each other no matter what.

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    June 16, 2011 |  Hi Brides Up North! Myself and my lovely hubby to be have been together for 6 years since we were just 17. We got engaged when he popped the question next to a lake in the Lake District on our 6 year anniversary. Even though it was raining it was just perfect.  Both of our families would love a photograph of us together as that doesn’t happen very often, myself and James both have A-Levels in photography so often end up on the wrong side of the lens.  Our wedding isn’t until 2014 as we have a lot of saving up to do so it would be just perfect for us and our family to have a reminder of this very special, exciting and long engagement. Love a very excited Bride to Be – Natalie xox

    PS. I love your blog Brides Up North keep up the great work! xox

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      June 20, 2011 | Hi team! as so excited to see this comp as have been really keen on getting an engagement shoot done but as we’re saving as much as we can, it was sort of an expense I have had to cut at this stage. Having this shoot done would mean so much to my family as they are in Australia and haven’t even met my fiancé, Justin. They may not until we marry in July next year, so all my mum has to go on really are the rare self portraits we’ve published on Facebook, which she has stuck on her fridge. It would mean a lot to have some great photos to mark this exciting and momentous time in our lives. :D xx

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    Let Them Eat Cake – A Brides & Groom Direct Competiton

    All Rise! A Little Town Bakery Giveaway

    Fancy some DIAMONDS to go with that wedding dress?  A DiamondLove Giveaway

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    Wedding Blog WINNER! McAvoy Weddings Engagement Photo Shoot Competition

    July 13th, 2011 | Julia Braime

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    It always make me feel all warm and fuzzy to announce the winners of the fabulous giveaways that I am privileged enough to run here on the wedding blog, and today is absolutely no exception.

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    Today, we find out which lucky Brides Up North reader has won an amazing engagement shoot plus their ten favourite images from the day on a high resolution disc and a handbag sized album with brilliant North West wedding photographers, Jenny & Keith McAvoy Wedding Photographers, worth £900!  WOWZERS!

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    Such a wonderful treat that you’ve lined up. I am officially addicted to your blog and it feels great to finally get in touch with you. I am continually taking a wealth of inspiration from the words and photos that you post.

    My partner (Chris) and I are getting married 2nd June 2012 and so the count down has already begun. My super surprising proposal took place on Christmas day 2010 but we have not yet got round to doing an engagement shoot. I think that the pre-wedding excitement is a really special moment to capture and looking through McAvoy’s online portfolio I believe that they would do a truly wonderful job.

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    My fiance is a police officer and so works to a some what unforgiving shift pattern. This means that, even though we do live with each other, several days can go by where we don’t physically see each other. Texts, emails and little notes left around the house are often used by us both to remind the other that they are being thought of (or that they need to do some cleaning!). For example, I got into work on Friday morning to find an email simply saying ’361 xxx’. My fiance had sent this in the middle of his night shift ready for me to find when I got into work. It felt lovely to know that our wedding day was on his mind 24 hours a day and even when I am fast asleep. We can sometimes find it difficult to pin down days where we can just relax and enjoy some quality time together. To be given the gift of an engagement photo shoot would be fantastic! It would guarantee that we would schedule a date to have fun and capture it all in some amazing photos.

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    Fabulous Photographer: Adam Riley Photography

    July 6th, 2011 | Julia Braime

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    Today I have the pleasure of chatting to fabulous photographer and Brides Up North Featured Supplier Adam Riley Photography here on the wedding blog.  Don’t you just love these shots?  A photographer who can convey atmosphere as intensely as this guy should be booked up.  Fast.

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    I actually started my career as a forensic scientist, although it’s nothing like CSI I promise! Photography was not part of my role there, but I developed my passion outside the workplace when I got my first serious camera about 5 years ago. I’ve received no formal training, but became absorbed in photography and started being commissioned for portraits. Around 2009 I was asked to photograph my first wedding, and although I’d never done one before, it went really well. Things snowballed from there and earlier this year I became a full time wedding photographer :-)

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    I love being able to tell a story through photographs, the excitement and anticipation of the day are infectious, and I get to meet lots of great people.

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    Definitely when the Bride and Groom see their photos for the first time…I’m always a bit nervous, but when a tear is shed it makes all the hours editing worth it!

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    I make sure the day is not about the photographs for the couple, I want them to forget I’m there. Apart from a small number of group shots, and often some formal shots of the couple, all my photographs from the day are ‘documentary style’. I don’t want a bride and groom to be with me for 2 hours whilst everyone else is having fun and chatting. My aim is for the couple to relax and enjoy being with their friends and family – I’ll then capture this.

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    I think someone like Dave Ghrol from the Foo Fighters or a member of the Kings of Leon…just so I could stay to the end of the night and listen to the live band they have performing!

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    I covered a wedding last year at Middleton Lodge in North Yorkshire, there was two foot of snow (which caused the Bride some nerves about guests getting there) but it was a beautiful scene. The groom played guitar in a band, he joined the amazing Beatles tribute band at the reception for a few songs.

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    Yes, my wife and I got married last September. My wife wanted to get married outdoors (which you can’t legally do in England), so we travelled to Italy with 40 guests and got married in a hilltop castle in the sun. The day went by in a blur….it goes way to fast!

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    Probably my own wedding…I had to drive a fiat punto to the top of the hilltop castle with my 92 year old grandma and her wheelchair. It was the worst driving experience of my life, the Italian streets were so narrow that I had to fold both wing mirrors in. I’ve never been so stressed, meanwhile my wife was just relaxing with some champagne whilst getting ready! It was funny after the event :-)

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    What can a couple who book you expect on the day?

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    Every wedding is different, that’s what I love about my job. Usually I arrive with the bride about 10:30. I quietly take shots of the bride and bridesmaids during the preparation – one of my favourite times of the day to shoot. When the bride is ready, I head off to the ceremony venue and capture the action – usually the groom greeting guests and looking nervous! The ceremony itself presents some emotional pictures, and the congratulations from friends and family afterwards is always great.

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    · A selected Image from the pre-wedding photo shoot printed and mounted in a frame

    · Full Wedding day photography coverage (from the Bride getting ready until 1st Dance)

    · All images edited and provided in high resolution – no copyright restrictions (approx 350-500 images)

    · Images edited and uploaded to password protected gallery to share with family and friends.

    · A DVD video slideshow with a selection of images to music

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    My digital only package (images all provided on a disc) is £950, with album packages starting at £1290.

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    Of course, just quote Brides Up North for 10% off.

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    Just get in touch to look through some sample albums and complete weddings.

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    Spread The Love, A Real Wedding – Sarah & Tom

    May 31st, 2011 | Julia Braime

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    Jenny of Jenny & Keith McAvoy Wedding Photographers sent Brides Up North a corker of a Real Wedding to share with you this morning.  What really makes this set of photographs stand out to me as a wedding blogger is the people in them – whether it’s the cheeky children or the excited bride, weddings are first and foremost about people.  The one that you love, and all the ones you hold dear. 

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    If that doesn’t give you a warm fuzzy feeling Brides Up North, I don’t know what will.  Enjoy. 

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    Jenny explains:  This is Sarah and Tom from Aughton in Orskirk, where they both grew up.  The couple got married at the church of St Michael’s in Aughton, with a reception at Farrington Lodge, a Grade II listed Georgian House in Lancashire.  

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    Sarah and Tom chose a classic gold and cream theme… plus the obligatory Jimmy Choo heels!

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    The newly weds have now moved to Greater Manchester where Sarah is a teacher and Tom is a
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    Brides and photographers – contact Brides Up North today to share your Real Wedding photographs and memories.

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    Brides Up North UK Wedding Blog – Images © 2011 Jenny & Keith McAvoy Wedding Photographers

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