Wedding of the Week: Jennifer Wardrop and Michael Hughes

Jennifer and Michael's wedding
Jennifer and Michael's wedding

The wedding of Jennifer Wardrop and Michael Hughes

THE COUPLE: Jennifer is 26 and a mental health nurse in Glasgow, while Michael (26) is an events manager for the SFA. The newlyweds live in Falkirk.

HOW THEY MET: The couple first met at school. They have been together since fifth year at St Mungo’s High.

THE PROPOSAL: Michael popped the question on March 6, 2012, while the couple were enjoying a break in London. He had planted a ring inside a cupcake box and presented it to a very surprised Jennifer.

THE WEDDING: The wedding was held on March 8, 2014, at St Francis Church in Falkirk where 140 guests watched the couple marry. A total of 250 guests celebrated with the couple at an evening reception in the Inchyra Hotel. Jennifer and Michael had a brilliant day, and particular enjoyed visiting Michael’s gran in hospital.

THE WEDDING PARTY: Jennifer’s bridesmaids were Lesley McCairns, Sarah Hughes, Louise MacDonald, Adele Grady, and Leanne Hamill. The best man was Michael’s brother Stephen and the ushers were Gavin and Calum Wardrop and Jonathan Ewing.

THE DRESS: Jennifer wore a Ronald Joyce satin gown with a diamante waistband and bow at the back.

THE HONEYMOON: The newlyweds spent three nights in New York and a week in Mexico.

THANKS: Special thanks to both sets of parents, Marie and Robert Wardrop and Annette and Stephen Hughes. Also thanks to Jennifer’s aunt, Jean Mullen, for all her help and support.

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