bride kissing new husband by Stoke Newington west reservoir, buildings and trees reflected in the water
Union Chapel Ceremony

Anna & Paul's Wedding Day

Stoke Newington West Reservoir Reception

This was such a fun wedding for me as I remembered Anna and Paul (and the other guests) so well from Kati and Dave’s wedding back in 2014. I especially remembered Anna’s dance moves which I am pleased to say I saw again on the very enthusiastic dance floor!

The ceremony was held at the Union Chapel, not just a wonderfully inclusive church with a sense of humour , but also a great gig venue and they do excellent work with the homeless.
They allowed Anna and Paul to choose some ‘hymns’ that made everyone smile – Hank Williams’ Hey Good Lookin’, Madness’ It Must Be Love, Bill Withers’ Lovely Day and the song from the Pixar short film Lava!

After the ceremony we headed off to the pub for a few drinks before heading onto the Stoke Newington West Reservoir Centre for the lovely views over the water, food, drink and merriment.
The speeches had the room in fits of giggles, I can’t really share any of it though, not in polite company anyway!

Last year I had some rather unique first dance songs, and this wedding was no exception. It was brought to you by the Flight of the Conchords and their song The Most Beautiful Girl (In The Room).

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Guests arrive at The Union Chapel

Minister Karen Stallard smiling as father of the bride kisses his daughter on the steps of Union Chapel
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Dad comforting his daughter before her wedding at Union Chapel when she cries with joy
father walking bride down the aisle at Union Chapel
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Union Chapel wedding ceremony from the sound desk

Minister Karen Stallard laughing during wedding ceremony
bride and groom hugging on stage at Union Chapel

Union Chapel wedding

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bride and groom outside the Union Chapel with their guests after wedding ceremony
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bride and groom after Union Chapel wedding, laughing in Compton Terrace Gardens
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Brewhouse & Kitchen - Highbury


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