20:44 EST, 29 March 2013
20:44 EST, 29 March 2013
It has already been
dubbed the wedding of the year – albeit by ex TOWIE star Lauren Goodger,
but Katie Price & Kieran Hayler’s huge day certainly appeared to go off with a
Pregnant Katie opted for four-star
Rookery Manor in Weston-Super-Mare for her fourth wedding – with the
2,000 package a far cry from the 34-year-old’s typical lavish style.
Sources asserted the day was emotional with part-time stripper Kieran, 26, crying as he asserted his vows in the Indian temple erected specially inside the spa hotel.
Emotional: Kieran Hayler after the ceremony & Katie Price as she arrives at Rookery Manor, the site of an old pig farm
Katie, who looked radiant in a High Street strapless gown & tiara, drew gasps from the celebrity studded guests when she walked down the aisle.
A source told The Sun: ‘Kieran was overwhelmed with happiness. It was very romantic & him crying made everyone else well up. Katie looked incredible.’
Celebrity guests included Michelle Heaton, Rylan Clark,
members of the TOWIE cast & WAGS in addition to Danielle O’Hara.
Party time: Lauren Goodger shared the 1st picture from inside Katie Price’s wedding party on Friday evening
Lauren Goodger took to Twitter Site on
Friday night & shared a snap of herself posing up with the newly
married Kieran Hayler & her own boyfriend Jake McLean.
Revealing the 1st picture from inside Rookery Manor in Weston-Super-Mare, the former TOWIE star wrote: ‘Wedding of the year.’
Katie looked radiant as she arrived on Good Friday ahead of her wedding blessing to husband Kieran.
While her outfit was concealed by several large umbrellas, Katie, 34, appeared to have gone for an understated look when it came to her hair & make-up.
Just moments before Katie’s arrival her husband-to-be was whisked in to the seaside resort, Kieran looked nervous yet excited as he prepared to tie the knot with his pregnant fiance.
Ready? Kieran looks nervous yet excited as he is whisked in to the wedding venue
The rest of the ceremony was a
less than understated event, with the model apparently choosing a Willy
Wonka theme for the nuptials.
Katie, 34, walked down the aisle in
an off the hanger dress she is believed to have bought locally, shunning
big designer names along with more glamorous locations.
Got those wedding jitters? Kieran leans over to speak to a pal as he arrives to get married
Mother of the bride: Katie’s mum Amy was seen arriving in jogging bottoms & trainers before getting changed in to her proper outfit
Mother-in-law! Amy Price attends another of her daughter’s weddings
Bridesmaids galore: Katie’s sister, seen here with dark at the back on the left, followed the rest of the girls in while all wearing tiaras & pink items of clothing
On her way! Danielle Lloyd, a close friend of Katie’s, has moreover been tweeting her excitement as she received ready for the wedding
Taking the wheel: Pregnant Danielle appeared to be designated driver for the evening
Stunning: Pregnant Danielle looks gorgeous in her bejeweled dress
The brief ceremony, which involved 13 bridesmaids & a Gospel choir, was followed by an extravagant
reception in a room which looked like something out of Willy Wonka’s
Tables were adorned with vases of
sweets & giant multi-coloured lollipops instead of floral
centre-pieces, & giant sweets were specially made to decorate the
The three-course menu included Caribbean dishes in a nod to their 1st wedding in the Bahamas,
and a vast drinks menu for guests meant the celebrations continued well
into the early hours of this morning.
Here we go again: Katie’s brother, Daniel, was spotted looking very smart in his suit making his way to the venue
The dress: A woman was seen arriving carrying a gown covered in a protective bag, which could perhaps have been Katie’s dress
Guests: A number of people were seen arriving ready to assist Katie & Kieran celebrate their huge day
Arrival: Katie’s acceptable friend Danielle looked very dressed up as she drove in to the place
Keeping covered: Katie arrived being hidden by several umbrellas as she made her way inside the wedding venue
Walking down the aisle: The bridesmaids wore bright pink & carried light coloured flowers as they started off proceedings
Katie & Kieran stayed
in the honeymoon suite with a four-poster bed & hot-tub, yet admittedly the
hotel Is much more modest than Katie is used to.
Wedding packages there start from
just 2,000, while the relatively small grounds are surrounded by
nothing yet fields, while busy M5 motorway is within earshot.
One source revealed: ‘The whole thing
has been run like a military operation. She booked it two weeks ago and
the hotel has-been on lock down for two days with security very tight.
Girly colours: The bridesmaids carried large white bouquets after spending the morning getting ready together
Romantic: Umbrellas hide the action from onlookers yet the wedding was sure to be spectacular
Suited & booted: Katie’s best friend & hairdresser Gary Cockerill arrived in a light blue suit for the nuptials
Gifts at the ready: Phil Turner, who is married to Katie’s make-up artist & long-term friend Gary Cockerill arrives clutching two very boutique bags
This is at 6pm: One of the groomsmen carries a rather worse for wear guest to their room
Travelling in style: Price hired a dark green vintage bus to transport some of the guests to the place on Friday afternoon
‘It’s not the kind of thing you
expect someone with her means to marry, yet maybe she’s tired of the
extravagance & glamour & wanted something different.
‘Even so, it was certainly very colourful & slightly eccentric.’
Prior to the ceremony, Katie had been
tweeting her excitement over the nuptials by posting the lyrics to a
Billy Idol song, called White Wedding.
She wrote: ‘As billy would say, it’s a nice day for a… X.’
Here comes the bride (again): The glamour model wed Kieran in Barbados in January yet will be wedding again in Somerset on Friday
The entertainment: Members of the choir arrived in various white dresses ahead of the ceremony
Setting up: Katie is reportedly set to wed her 25-year-old beau at rookery Manor near Weston-Super-Mare
What to expect: Vans were moreover seen outside ready to load up the place with props, sounds & lighting
Expecting many people? The place employees received busy setting up the barriers ahead of Katie’s huge day
Katie then added: ‘Great atmosphere with everyone an lovin the build up eeeeeek thrilling xx.’
while she was busy taking pictures of pretty white roses covered in
glitter & lilies, employees were concentrating on preparing the venue
for her huge day.
Men were seen erecting barriers outside
of Rookery Manor near Weston-Super-Mare in Somerset on Friday morning.
An Aston Martin was spotted outside
the venue, while vans were moreover present, in addition to a vehicle full or
‘props, scenery, sound & lighting.’
Excitement mounting: An Aston Martin was spotted outside ready for the lavish bash on Good Friday
White wedding time: Katie will wed Kieran, her third husband, for the 2nd time at the special venue.
Earlier this week, the brunette
beauty admitted she would love to have an equestrian-themed nuptials and
has always dreamed of riding a horse to her wedding.
She told BANG Showbiz: ‘One thing I
always state is, wouldn’t it be nice to ride to my own wedding? But who
knows what will happen. I’ll just turn up.
‘Everyone seems to know more than me about my wedding – yet an equestrian theme, I’d love to do that.’
Horse themed? Katie revealed earlier this week she’d like an equestrian theme, yet all will be revealed following the nuptials