Wedding of the Week: Laura McWatt and Paul McGrory

Laura and Paul
Laura and Paul

THE COUPLE: Laura (24) is a catering assistant for Falkirk Council and Paul (29) is a sales assistant at SSE in Cumbernauld. They have two children, Emma (6) and Jack (2).

HOW THEY MET: The couple have been part of the same group of friends since school. One night at a house party is where there romance began.

THE PROPOSAL: Paul took Laura to see a cover band of the Stone Roses and hated it. On their way back to the hotel, Paul hid the ring behind his back. Laura thought he was hiding chocolate so wrestled with him trying to get it making the ring fall on the floor, ruining Paul’s big surprise.

THE WEDDING: The couple were married in Grange Manor Hotel on July 26. It was a small ceremony with 50 family and close friends invited.

THE WEDDING PARTY: Paul’s brother James McGrory was the best man. Paul’s sister Diane Holmes was the only bridesmaid. Emma was a flower girl and Jack was a page boy.

THE DRESS: Laura found her perfect dress in CKS Bridal in Falkirk. It was Ivory Lace and took her a wee while to find. However she knew it was the one straight away.

THE HONEYMOON: The pair spent a few quiet nights away in Eyemouth together

THANKS: Thanks to everyone who made their day special.