Fu guard of honour for Burnham-On-Sea pair's wedding blessing
Burnham-On-Sea newlyweds Patrick and Amelia Barber were considering
a theme for their wedding blessing, there was one stand-out choice.
Patrick is the instructor of Berrow's Kung Fu classes and Master
of the local Fei Lung Kwan group.
a Fei Lung Kwan guard of honour consisting of past and present students,
including Patrick's son - and 'best man' - Harrison, plus instructors,
was arranged outside Berrow Church.
the students and instructors said it was a great honour to participate
in this guard of honour," said Patrick.
included that it was a unique idea that they had not seen before
and that it was a great moment to be part of the guard of honour
for the master of the society and his wife. They also said how excited
they were about it!"
added that the reception was due to be held at the Battleborough
Grange Hotel at Brent Knoll but due to the hotel's recent liquidation
that was not possible.
added: "With the great help of Ange Eldridge from the Battleborough
Grange we were able to find a new venue, plan and cater for the
was a massive help to us and was instrumental in making our day
a wonderful one. Kate and Dan, the new lease holders of the Battleborough
Grange hotel, expressed their disappointment at our loss of venue
and not being ready to host the event, but offered the use of equipment
and anything else we needed."
help and support was greatly appreciated and we would like to wish
them every success in their new venture."
and Amelia Barber got married in Cancun, Mexico in June and had
their wedding blessing at St Mary's Church in Berrow last weekend.