Tatton Hall Wedding Photography

Rachael & Pat’s Tatton Hall Wedding Photography from their stunning Autumn wedding

Exclusive Cheshire Wedding Venue

Rachel & Pat contacted me last winter to produce their Tatton Hall wedding photography. How could I say no! Tatton is an incredible venue for weddings and events. A proper multinational event this promised to be with Rachael hailing from the US via Germany, and guests from all over the world it seemed…even Manchester!

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The Mere Golf Resort & Spa

Rachael and the girls were getting ready at The Mere Golf Resort & Spa, and my schedule allowed for an hour or so with them. After quickly photographing Rachael’s stunning dress by Puure Bride in Lymm, shoes etc, I documented the mild chaos of the ladies having their makeup done. Jokingly I mentioned it was ‘no place for a fella’…and that morning I truly believed it…only kidding Rachael 😉

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Tatton Park Weddings and Events

On schedule, I arrived at Tatton Park to photograph the groom and his groomsmen sharing a few jokes together. But no Pat! He was running late since he had to get back to his hotel to pick something up he’d forgotten…

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Horse drawn wedding carriage in Cheshire

But…duly on time came Rachael and her father in a stunning white horse drawn carriage from The Ostler. Stopping the traffic, as is a bride’s wish, the polite tailback of cars behind the carriage was spectacular…but, hey! No rush everybody…. 😉

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Emotional Wedding Vows

The vows and the readings at Rachael & Pat’s ceremony were heartfelt and poignant. Not a dry eye in the house it seemed…and we were only twenty minutes in…

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Wedding Photos at Tatton Hall

As the wedding guests went upstairs for canapes and drinks, we ‘hung around’ outside for twenty minutes’ worth of bride and groom portraits. Rachael & Pat then went off for a ride in the carriage on their own. We were now ahead of schedule…I know, I’m just too kind to my clients…. 😉

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The Tennant’s Hall at Tatton

Beautifully set up for Rachael and Pat’s wedding breakfast, the Tennant’s Hall was beautifully candle-lit. In photography speak, that musually means dark – but I’m a low light specialist so I love shootiong lighting like this. On duty was Russell Shaun – a brilliant Rat Pack & Swing singer. It was my first time working with Russell; a lovely man who ‘does exactly what it says on the tin’. Close your eyes, and you’re almost at a Matt Monroe gig….and well worth checking out for your wedding or event.

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With pre-dinner dancing, full ensemble singing by all the guests, and a brilliant party atmosphere, the stage was set for the brilliant speeches and first dance. All taken in it’s stride by Russell – our MC too for the evening.

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