Weddings

Four personal and intimate weddings: California cut

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Bride and bridesmades stroll down a country lane

Four Personal & Intimate Weddings: California cut Last week I wrote about two individual weddings characterised by the couples’ absolute confidence in themselves and their desire to have their friends share the journey. Neither of these weddings were spectator events and nor are the Weddings: California. Weddings: California Pard-ee! Weddings: California kicked off with a […]

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Four Personal and Intimate Weddings

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Hale Park portico for romantic moonlit weddings

Four personal weddings I have been very fortunate to be present at four very personal weddings in the last five weeks. I have learned how couples should dig deep into their souls and bare them to their closest friends and relations in order to achieve a truly memorable act of union. First, two previously unmarried […]

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Successful Grand Wedding Fair

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Hale Park Wedding Fair carriages in front of house

You can judge the success of a wedding fair in several ways. And on the last Sunday in April, we achieved all of them! The Grand Wedding Fair, a partnership between St.Mary’s Church, Hale and HaleParkWeddings is unique in that the church is in the garden of the venue! So, although they are available separately, […]

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A Big Week for Christians & Couples

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Hale Park exterior in Spring

A Big Week for Christians & Couples Christians are involved in their faith in ways both large and small, in this big week of the calendar. You know the story: Christ is crucified, risen from the dead and will rise again to sit at the right hand of His Father. I always wondered how the […]

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A Grand Wedding Fair

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A Grand Wedding Fair St Mary’s Church, Hale and Hale Park Weddings present a unique experience for couples looking to get married. On 28th April, 2019 they will showcase this beautiful venue and church at a Grand Wedding Fair from 11-3pm. And better yet, the event has free registration. The Church is in the Garden! […]

Weddings

Winter is a good time for reflection and quiet imaginings.

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Winter Church at Hale Park

Winter is a good time for reflection and quiet imaginings. How like a winter hath my absence been From thee, the pleasure of the fleeting year! What freezings have I felt, what dark days seen! What old December’s bareness everywhere! Extract from Sonnet 97 by William Shakespeare who is always able to put his finger […]

Weddings

Autumn wedding memories made by warm colours and soft light.

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New England USA is not the only place with ‘Fall Color’, as they call it there. Autumn paints Hale Park with crimson, reds and russets. Intense greens have a last fling and scintillating skies cover all with soft light. The Colour of love Vivid Virginia Creeper at Hale Park A couple came to the door the […]