Allen - Thompson
Allen - Thompson

Mr Matthew Kenneth Allen, elder son of Mr and Mrs Andrew and Jill Allen of Morecambe, and Miss Sally Elizabeth Thompson, only daughter of Mr and Mrs Paul and Louise Thompson of Hest Bank, were married at Torrisholme Methodist Church.

The bridegroom is a maintenance technician at Heysham Power Station and the bride is a donor relations assistant for the NHS.

Given away by her father the bride wore a More Lee ivory satin gown and carried a bouquet of pastel peonies, roses and white hydrangeas. Bridesmaids were Heather Allen (groom’s sister), Ruth McHutchon, Gabriella Ceraldi and Jenny Westworth. They wore mint/silver knee length 50s style tulle/net gowns and carried bouquets which matched the bride’s.

Best man was Mr Daniel Allen (groom’s brother).

Reception: Longlands Hotel, Tewitfield, for 85 guests followed by an evening reception for 200.

Honeymoon: Canada.

Future home: Morecambe.