Chris Thomas and Caroline Powell
CHRIS Thomas and Caroline Powell, of Graffham Drive, Oakham, were married at St Peter’s Church, Barrowden, the Rev Geoff Angel officiating. Trumpeter Claire Brunning was in attendance.
The bride, a credit control team leader for Otis Lifts, is the second daughter of Rod and Viv Powell, of Church Farm, Barrowden.
The bridegroom, manager at Rutland School Sport Partnership, is the youngest son of Charlie Thomas and the late Lydia Thomas, of Shropshire.
Given away by her father, the bride wore a strapless ivory taffeta gown with beaded lace bodice and cascading lace draped over the hips with asymmetrically appliqued lace onto the skirt and train. A tiara held a waist length veil and she carried a hand-tied bouquet of roses and greenery.
Kathryn Monahan, Vicky and Stephanie Powell and Lucy Beavon were in attendance.
Owen Dearling was best man.
After a reception at the Haycock Hotel, Wansford, the couple spent their honeymoon in Kenya.
Photo: Andy Cross, Mill Street, Oakham