Wedding Photography: Oddfellows Chester – Kirsty and Craig

Wedding Photography Clients: Kirsty and Craig
Wedding Location: Oddfellows, Chester, Cheshire
Bridal Preparations: The Apartments, Oddfellows, Chester
Ceremony: The Grown Up Room, Oddfellows, Chester
Wedding Breakfast and Reception: The Grown Up Room and The Grown Up Bar and Terrace
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: Oddfellows Chester – Kirsty and Craig

The quirky boutique hotel Oddfellows in Chester was the venue for the beautiful Sunday wedding of Kirsty and Craig. The Bride and Groom had wanted something a little bit different for their wedding day and the very unusual décor at Oddfellows was perfect!

Wedding Photography: Abbeywood – Jenny & Karl

Wedding Photography Clients: Jenny and Karl
Wedding Location: Abbeywood Estate and Gardens, Delamere, Cheshire
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: Abbeywood Estate and Gardens – Jenny & Karl

We had the very great pleasure of providing the wedding photography for Jenny and Karl at the beautiful Abbeywood Estate and Gardens, a 45 acre family home nestling in the Delamere countryside. Jenny’s bridal preparations were held in the wonderful setting of the Cottage set in the woods that surround Abbeywood Gardens. As usual Tina photographed the majority of the bridal prep while Simon was busy photographing some establishing photos for the book in the fantastic gardens. Simon also photographed the Groomsmen ahead of the ceremony.

Wedding Photography: Thornton Manor – Sam and Ken

Wedding Photography Clients: Sam and Ken
Wedding Location: Thornton Manor, Thornton Hough, Wirral
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: Thornton Manor – Sam and Ken

We were at the wonderful Thornton Manor country house to photograph the wedding celebrations of Sam and Ken. The couple were officially married in Florida in the United States and wanted to hold a celebration ceremony here in the UK. The day ran as a normal wedding day with the bridal preparations being held at Thornton Manor while Ken and the guests arrived ahead of the ceremony. The ceremony was held downstairs in the early Georgian dining room and was conducted by Ken’s father.

Wedding Photography: Hunters Lodge Crewe – Angela and Mark

Wedding Photography Clients: Angela and Mark
Wedding Location: Hunters Lodge Hotel, Crewe, Cheshire
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: Hunters Lodge Hotel, Crewe | Angela and Mark

We were back at the popular Hunters Lodge Hotel for the wedding of Angela and Mark. As usual the day started with photographing the bridal preparations at Hunters Lodge. Tina is the bridal prep specialist so was with the bride ahead of the ceremony. Meanwhile Simon was busy photographing the ceremony room as well as the Groom with his Groomsmen and the wedding rings.

Music Photography: Manic Street Preachers live in Liverpool

Live Music Photography: Manic Street Preachers
Venue: Liverpool Echo Arena
Photographer: Simon J. Newbury
Show Date: 13.05.2016
Support Act: Editors


Live Music Photography: Manic Street Preachers live in Liverpool

Simon was at the Liverpool Echo Arena to photograph the Manic Street Preachers on their ‘Everything Must Go’ 20th Anniversary Tour. Support on the night came from Editors.

Music Photography: Bluetones Live at The Sugarmill

Live Music Photography: The Bluetones
Venue: The Sugarmill, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent
Photographer: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury
Show Date: 22.04.2016
Support Acts: Miracle Glass Company, LazyEye


Music Photography: Bluetones Live at The Sugarmill, Hanley

Simon J. Newbury Photography have photographed the Bluetones many times before at venues including Whatfest, The Box in Crewe, 53 Degrees in Preston and The O2 Academy in Birmingham. The band were back together on the 20th Anniversary Jukebox Tour of the UK.

Wedding Photography: Crewe Hall – Phinit and Glynn

Wedding Photography Clients: Phinit and Glynn
Wedding Location: Crewe Hall Hotel, Crewe, Cheshire
Bridal Preparations: The Royal Suite, Crewe Hall
Ceremony: The Library, Crewe Hall
Wedding Breakfast and Reception: The Drawing Room, Crewe Hall
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury
Wedding Photo and Wedding Album Editing: Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: Crewe Hall – Phinit and Glynn

We were back at the stunning surroundings of Crewe Hall for the wedding of Phinit and Glynn in the Drawing Room. Ahead of the ceremony the bridal preparations were in the Royal Suite. Tina was with the bride, Phinit, while Simon was with the Groom who also got ready in the hotel at Crewe Hall.

Music Photography: They Might Be Giants – Manchester Academy

Live Music Photography: They Might Be Giants
Venue: Academy 2, Manchester
Photographer: Simon J. Newbury
Show Date: 01.02.2016


Music Photography: They Might Be Giants – Manchester Academy 2

Simon was in Manchester for the latest UK tour from Brooklyn’s They Might Be Giants. Famous for such tunes as Istanbul (Not Constantinople), Birdhouse In Your Soul and Boss Of Me, the US band checked back into Manchester Academy having last played the venue back in 2013.

Wedding Photography: The Plough, Eaton – Becky and Richard

Wedding Photography Clients: Becky and Richard
Wedding Ceremony and Reception Venue: The Plough Inn, Eaton, Near Congleton, Cheshire
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury
Wedding Photo and Wedding Album Editing: Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: The Plough Inn, Eaton – Becky and Richard

Simon J. Newbury Photography were at The Plough Inn in Eaton for the wedding of Becky and Richard. The historic 17th century inn boasts a beautiful rustic barn which makes for a wonderful location for wedding celebrations in Cheshire.