FAMILY members who were unable to attend the wedding of Simon Roy Denness and Amanda Hope Laird were able to watch live via on-line video link through Skype.
The bridegroom, a retail worker, is the son of Mr and Mrs Roy Denness, of Bellecroft Drive, Newport.
The bride, a day care assistant, is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Robert Laird, of Gladis Ridge High River, Alberta, Canada.
She wore a strapless ivory full-length dress with detailed laced bodice and pleated skirt with a pearl tiara. She carried a white bouquet with gerbera daisies, alstromeria and solidago.
She was attended by Rachel Erin Hanhart, Lauren Denness (bridegroom’s sister) and Lindsay Thompson, who all wore knee-length, strapless, ruched bodice yellow dresses and carried a smaller version of the bride’s bouquet.
Breanna Lynn Thompson, two, was flower girl and wore a pale yellow halter-neck dress.
Best man was Matthew Denness (bridegroom’s cousin) with Donald Laird (bride’s brother) and James Collins as ushers.
Pastor Dan Schroeder officiated at the ceremony, which took place at the Okotoks Evangelical Church, Okotoks, Canada.
The couple enjoyed a honeymoon in British Columbia.
Photography by Jonathan Mitchell.