Catherine and Alastair’s Humanist Wedding at The Scottish Cafe at The National Galleries of Scotland

  Catherine and Alastair’s story proves that distance is no obstacle to romance.        They fell in love even before they met in person for the first time, when Catherine flew over from Quebec, and Alastair gave her a whirlwind tour that took in gigs and ceilidhs, family meetings and the very special Isle of … Continue Reading

Claire & Gareth’s Humanist Wedding at The Thomas Morton Hall in Leith

  People find all sorts of ways to fall in love, but Gareth and Claire were the first couple I’ve married who got together while running. Along with Gareth’s dad and other friends from Inverness, they were part of the infamous “Tuesday Night Running Club” where Claire got her nickname ‘Coach McGeary’. Their wedding was … Continue Reading

Alt Wedding Piper

When you think ‘wedding piper’ you automatically think of a’ phìob mhòr, the Great Highland Bagpipe, but there are others. Some years ago in another life, I made a documentary called ‘Piping Hot’ about the first ever Glasgow Piping Festival, where I came across pipers from Albania to, well not Zambia but you know what I mean. … Continue Reading

Amy & JP’s Humanist Wedding on the beach at Orocco Pier

We just wanted to say a huge thank you for everything! Your ceremony was excellent and you really made the day special and memorable… Our family and friends loved you… You managed to make them laugh and relax even though it was freezing!! Everyone said how ‘us’ the ceremony was… We’d like to thank you for helping us write it and the vows, we dont think it could have been any more beautiful!

Maybe For A While

I was out on Inchcolm Island today conducting a wedding for Lindsay and Smiffy, which was great fun, and I was pleased to find they’d booked my classical guitarist friend Stewart Maclennan to provide the soundtrack for the ceremony.He played a great set, as ever, and when we were chatting afterwards he told me he’s just … Continue Reading

Lenny Loves Music

It’s always good to have live music during your wedding, but no party is complete without a great DJ. May I introduce Lenny Love, aka Doctor Love, aka, the Love God, aka Dino Martini from Scotland’s favourite club, Vegas. Lenny’s career in the music industry has been long and illustrious. A former A&R man at Island Records, … Continue Reading