Wedding Photography: St Helen’s Church Tarporley – Jenny and John

Wedding Photography Clients: Jenny and John
Bridal Preparations: Northwich, Cheshire
Ceremony: St Helen’s Church, Tarporley, Cheshire
Wedding Breakfast and Reception: The Hunt Room, The Swan in Tarporley
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury and Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: St Helen’s Church Tarporley – Jenny and John

The beautiful fifteenth century St Helen’s Church in Tarporley in Cheshire was the setting for the spring wedding of Jenny and John. The beautiful Grade II listed building makes a wonderful location to be married. Although we have photographed weddings at St Helen’s in Tarporley before we attended the wedding rehearsal before the ceremony. Reverend Watmore is very welcoming and this helps us capture some wonderful photographs at the ceremony.

Wedding Photography: Crewe Hall – Carolyn and Chris

Wedding Photography Clients: Carolyn and Chris
Bridal Preparations: Crewe Hall Hotel, Crewe
Ceremony: St Bertoline’s Church, Barthomley, Cheshire
Wedding Breakfast and Reception: Crewe Hall Hotel, Crewe
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury and Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: Crewe Hall Hotel and St Bertoline’s Church, Barthomley – Carolyn & Chris

We were back at the beautiful surroundings of the Jacobean Crewe Hall Hotel to photograph the wedding celebrations of Carolyn and Chris. We first met Carolyn at her sister’s wedding which we had also photographed! The bridal preparations were photographed by Tina – this was in the bridal suite at Crewe Hall Hotel. Simon was with Chris, the Groom and the Groomsmen over at St Bertoline’s Church in Barthomley. The church is notable not only as a Grade I listed building with architecture dating to Norman times, but also because it is the only church in England dedicated to Saint Bertoline from Saxon times.

Wedding Photography: Rookery Hall Hotel – Joanne and John

Wedding Photography Clients: Joanne and John
Bridal Preparations: Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa, Nantwich
Ceremony: Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa, Nantwich
Wedding Breakfast and Reception: Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa, Nantwich
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury
Wedding Dress: I Do Dresses, Crewe, Cheshire


Wedding Photography: Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa, Nantwich  – Joanne and John

The Sunday of this weekend marked the second of two weddings at Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa. Today all the celebrations were at Rookery. We had been at Rookery a few weeks earlier for the pre wedding photo shoot and we were certainly blessed with some beautiful skies to use as a backdrop for the couple photos.

Wedding Photography: Dorfold Hall, Nantwich – Kelly and Andy

Wedding Photography Clients: Kelly and Andy
Wedding Ceremony Location: Saint Mary’s Church, Acton, Cheshire
Wedding Breakfast and Reception: Dorfold Hall, Nantwich, Cheshire
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: Dorfold Hall, Nantwich, Cheshire – Kelly and Andy

We had the very great pleasure of photographing the wedding of Kelly and Andy at St. Mary’s Church in Acton, Cheshire followed by the wedding breakfast and reception at the beautiful Dorfold Hall, a family owned Jacobean stately home built in 1616. All the more special for Kelly and Andy was the fact that these were the first wedding celebrations at Dorfold Hall, a new venue for weddings in Nantwich, Cheshire.

Wedding Photography: Rookery Hall, Nantwich – Lydia and Andrew

Wedding Photography Clients: Lydia and Andrew
Wedding Location: All Saints Church, Weston, Cheshire
Bridal Preparations: Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa, Nantwich
Ceremony: All Saints Church, Weston, Cheshire
Wedding Breakfast and Reception: Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa, Nantwich
Wedding Photography: Simon J. Newbury, Tina Newbury


Wedding Photography: All Saints Church, Weston and Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa, Nantwich – Lydia and Andrew

We were back at the beautiful Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa to photograph the wedding of Lydia and Andrew. Tina was at the hotel to photograph the bridal party preparations while Simon headed off to Weston to photograph All Saints Church ahead of the ceremony and meet up with Andrew and his groomsmen at The White Lion pub.

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.