Riley & Taylor

By a County Press reporter

Friday, October 19, 2012

 

Riley-Taylor wedding
A COUPLE who returned to the Island to marry, Neal Oliver Riley and Eleanor Louise Taylor, were married at St Olave’s church, Gatcombe.

The bridegroom, a project manager, is the son of Mr Oliver Riley, and the late Mrs Yvonne Riley, of Forest Edge, Ringwood, Hampshire. The bride, a semi-professional soprano and team secretary with adult learning services for the NHS, is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Andrew Taylor, of Niton Road, Rookley.

The bride wore a full-length beaded and ivory lace dress, matching bolero jacket and full-length veil.

She carried a bouquet of sweet peas and roses.

She was attended by chief bridesmaid Claire Dove-Grist, who wore a full-length, fuchsia pink dress and carried a bouquet of sweet peas and roses, and Olivia Barber (bridegroom’s niece), three, who wore an ivory ballerina dress and carried a basket of sweet peas.

William Powell, six, was the ring bearer, and Joshua Barber (bridegroom’s nephew), five, was a pageboy. They both wore morning suits.

David Tracy was best man and Gary Collins acted as an usher.

The Rev Marcus Bagg officiated.

A reception was held at the New Holmwood Hotel, Cowes, followed by a honeymoon in the Maldives.

Most Read

  1. Crackdown on drivers using phones

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

  2. Island attractions in tourism finals

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

  3. Cowes Council rejects floating bridge charges

    Friday, October 31, 2014

  4. Persistent school absence down

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

  5. Hospital increases recycling

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

View our Elgin Traffic & Travel Map
Travel News Sponsor