Haldon Belvedere Exeter Wedding ~ Emma & Mike

When I first met Emma and Mike I was really excited to hear about their Haldon Belvedere Exeter wedding. The ceremony was held at The Haldon Belvedere (Lawrence Castle), which was built in 1788 and sits on a ridge near Haldon Forest, Exeter. It was a first for me, but I would love to photograph more weddings there in the future.  The panoramic views of the countryside provided an incredible backdrop for this Devon wedding and this exclusive venue is perfect for small, romantic, intimate celebrations.  Emma & Mike had a small number of guests at the ceremony and more guests followed later at their reception.  We all left the castle and went along to a beautiful reception at The Bickleigh Mill Inn, Newton Abbot.   Although Emma & Mike received plenty of attention throughout the day we think another guest spent most of the day in the limelight – their little baby boy James, who was just 4 months old!  Here is their story…