Wedding Castles in Cumbria

There are a handful of wedding castles in Cumbria. As a wedding photographer in Cumbria, have been fortunate enough to work at the three below. Greystokes Castle Greystoke Castle provides one of the most atmospheric settings for weddings in the Lake District. The Castle itself provides the grandeur you would … Continue reading >Wedding Castles in Cumbria

Wedding Photography Gallery

Getting Ready Ideas for your wedding photography gallery. You’ll be surrounded by a mixture of emotions during the run up to your big moment, so consider having your photographer snap images of you getting ready, having your hair and make-up done and sipping champagne with your bridesmaids. You may want … Continue reading >Wedding Photography Gallery

Bride Photo Gallery

The Bride Getting Ready Getting ready is such a fun time, full of anticipation and excitement. Perfect for the bride photo gallery. Whether it’s the moment you get into your dress, having your makeup done or sharing a drink with your bridesmaids – you’ll love looking back on the pictures! Photo … Continue reading >Bride Photo Gallery

Bride and Groom Photos

The moment a couple first clap eyes on each other during that emotional walk up to the aisle or the altar is a much anticipated bride and groom photos of the wedding. It’s a truly special moment that all the hard work and planning leads up to, as you are … Continue reading >Bride and Groom Photos

Bride and Bridesmaid Pictures

Creating the best bride squad can be really tricky… doing the best Bride and Bridesmaid Pictures . Picking the right girls, choosing their dresses and organising their presents – but once that is all sorted you can concentrate on the fun part. How to photograph them! You only get married once (mostly) … Continue reading >Bride and Bridesmaid Pictures

Grasmere Weddings

There are some beautiful wedding Venues around Grasmere. I have been lucky enough to attend lots of Grasmere Weddings. A Beautiful place for wedding photography. The Wordsworth Hotel is a perfect location for Grasmere Weddings, The Wordsworth Hotel, nestled within this picturesque village, is no less of a jewel. The … Continue reading >Grasmere Weddings

Groom and Groomsmen Photos

Don’t let the wedding industrial complex tell you that it’s only women who get to enjoy their wedding day. Groom and Groomsmen photos can be just as much fun. Instead of spending time with your beloved new bride, why not hang out with your boys taking ridiculous photos? What better way to … Continue reading >Groom and Groomsmen Photos

Kendal Town Hall Events

Kendal Town Hall Events dominates the top of Lowther Street, where Stricklandgate and Highgate meet. Can be seen from most parts of the town above the roof tops, with the clock tower being especially visible. Webster added some lock up cells in the basement of the building, which eventually became … Continue reading >Kendal Town Hall Events

Hallmark Hotel Weddings

There are few hotels in Carlisle that can boast such an enviable position Hallmark Hotel Weddings is perfect. Just a short drive from the M6 and next to the main train station with trains every hour to London, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and Edinburgh, if you’re got business in the city, … Continue reading >Hallmark Hotel Weddings

Crown Hotel Wetheral Wedding

Champagne and canapes in a colourful garden Crown Hotel Wetheral Wedding , a tailor made feast with your friends and family – just some of the unique features that have made our hotel on of Carlisle’s most popular wedding venues. We have a variety of rooms that are perfect for … Continue reading >Crown Hotel Wetheral Wedding

Beech Hill Hotel Weddings

A warm welcome to the Beech Hill Hotel & Spa, where stunning views, superb food make it Beech Hill Hotel Weddings perfect. Careful consideration for your every comfort combine to define what is Windermere`s most distinctive 4 Star hotel. Here, on the shores of one of the Lake District`s most … Continue reading >Beech Hill Hotel Weddings

Trout Hotel Cockermouth Weddings

Hi i am Janet a Lake District and Cumbria wedding photographer It has been my privilege to photograph weddings at The Trout Hotel, If you would like to see more of my work click here Choosing the Trout Hotel Cockermouth Weddings as your luxury Lake District wedding venue. Will transform … Continue reading >Trout Hotel Cockermouth Weddings

Miller Howe Weddings

_____ MILLER HOWE _______ The English Lake district Hotel Built as a private residence in 1916, today Miller Howe Weddings offers comfortable interiors, indulgent cuisine and simply unforgettable views. From the peaceful, green landscaped grounds to the cinematic views from the house, Miller Howe has been designed very much with the outdoors in … Continue reading >Miller Howe Weddings

Sawrey House Hotel Weddings

With our secluded setting overlooking Esthwaite Water, we aim to make Sawrey House Hotel weddings as bespoke and individual as each couple.   We are lucky enough to take residence in the unspoilt Vale of Esthwaite. Therefore we can provide something that is away from the ordinary.  With exclusive use … Continue reading >Sawrey House Hotel Weddings

Laura Ashley Belsfield Hotel Wedding

HELLO! I’M Janet.I am a Belsfield hotel wedding photographer and visual storyteller. Beautiful Wedding  Photography in Cumbria and The Lake District Few places are more romantic than the Lake District. Steeped in natural beauty, its majestic mountains, wild-grass moors and shimmering lakes make this iconic part of the world a wonderful … Continue reading >Laura Ashley Belsfield Hotel Wedding

Wordsworth Hotel Wedding Venue

Wordsworth Hotel Wedding Venue American presidents and a string of celebrities, the Wordsworth Hotel wedding venue has, throughout its long history, been well known for its warmth and hospitality. And it’s this truly special atmosphere that continues to capture the hearts of guests today. A country house hotel with a … Continue reading >Wordsworth Hotel Wedding Venue

Hundith Hill Hotel Wedding Venue

Hundith Hill Wedding Venue HELLO! I’M Janet.I am a Hundith Hill wedding photographer and visual storyteller. I believe in the power of photography — that images tell the stories that words alone can’t. The picturesque Lorton Valley is just one mile from the centre of Cockermouth. And offers spectacular Cumbrian countryside … Continue reading >Hundith Hill Hotel Wedding Venue


Janet Ridley Photography Dalston Hall Wedding Blending Rustic Country with Historic-chic Nestling in the heart of the beautiful Northern Lake District, just 15 minutes. Yet a million miles away from bustling Carlisle. The magnificent Dalston Hall Wedding Venue provides the finest luxury. Coupled with discreet yet friendly service from the resident owners and … Continue reading >DALSTON HALL Wedding

Storrs Hall Wedding Photographer

HELLO! I’M Janet.I am a Storrs Hall wedding photographer and visual storyteller. Storrs Hall wedding photographer – Storrs Hall offers one of the most idyllic venues in the Lake District. With an extraordinary backdrop for wedding photography. The elegant Grade II* listed Georgian Mansion. Sits within 17 acres of landscaped grounds. … Continue reading >Storrs Hall Wedding Photographer

Heather Glen Wedding Venue

Heather Glen Wedding Venue HELLO! I’M Janet.I am a Heather Glen wedding photographer and visual storyteller. Under the supervisory eye of Judith Smith. The Heather Glen wedding venue has built a first class reputation.  On the edge of The Lake District in the beautiful Middle Eden/Pennines End area of Cumbria. Home for … Continue reading >Heather Glen Wedding Venue

The Netherwood Hotel Wedding Venue

The Netherwood Hotel Wedding Venue The Netherwood Hotel  is a beautiful Grade II listed Victorian mansion offering the perfect combination of old world charm and all the essential modern facilities and comforts. Perfectly situated amidst 15 acres of woodland and landscaped gardens, and blessed with breath-taking views across Morecambe Bay, … Continue reading >The Netherwood Hotel Wedding Venue

Hillthwaite House Wedding Venue

Hillthwaite House Wedding Venue Hillthwaite House Wedding Venue is an established family-run hotel. Known for its friendly, warm and welcoming service. We are in a classic setting, a short walk from England’s largest natural lake. With spectacular views of the South Lakeland fells. This beautiful family home originated as Earlston … Continue reading >Hillthwaite House Wedding Venue

Armathwaite Hall wedding photography

HELLO! I’M Janet.I create Armathwaite Hall wedding photography Armathwaite Hall Weddings I aim to be as unobtrusive as possible documenting all the details of your wedding. Blending into the background but always ensuring those important shots are taken.My style of wedding photography is relaxed and informal. So that I am … Continue reading >Armathwaite Hall wedding photography

Cragwood Country House Hotel Wedding

Cragwood Country House Hotel Wedding Venue HELLO! I’M Janet.I am a cragwood country house hotel wedding photographer and visual storyteller. Nestled on the shores of England’s longest and most beautiful lake. You will find Cragwood Country House Hotel.  Set in its own secluded, twenty-acre estate of beautiful landscaped gardens and woodland. … Continue reading >Cragwood Country House Hotel Wedding

The Samling Wedding Photography

Samling Wedding Photography Always a enjoyable experience working with this particularly special Lake District hotel, beautifully located overlooking Windermere with amazing Lake District views. Whatever the time of year The Samling is a fantastic place for a photographer, inspiring locations both indoors and out. Here are a selection of images … Continue reading >The Samling Wedding Photography

Underley Grange Wedding Venue

Underley Grange Kirkby Lonsdale Wedding Venue Underley Grange Kirkby Lonsdale is a beautiful Grade II listed country house is furnished to the highest standard, and has a wonderful family feel about it. Elegantly furnished with furniture in keeping with the house, this property offer the chance to live the high life … Continue reading >Underley Grange Wedding Venue

Hayley & Seth’s Wedding Photography at Greystoke Castle

Hayley and Seth had chosen Greystoke Castle near Penrith for their wedding ceremony. The Greystoke Castle Estate lies five miles west of Penrith on the north-eastern side of the Lake District National Park.  The castle itself dates back almost a thousand years although, having been largely destroyed by Oliver Cromwell and … Continue reading >Hayley & Seth’s Wedding Photography at Greystoke Castle

Adele & Dave Wedding Photography At The Hydro

Adele & Dave Wedding Photography At The Hydro This was my first ever visit to The Hydro one of Windermere’s oldest hotels re-opened early 2017 after a multi-million-pound refurbishment.  The colours, fabrics and upholstery are absolutely stunning.  I went up to find Adele and all her bridesmaids and it was … Continue reading >Adele & Dave Wedding Photography At The Hydro

Faye & Dan’s Wedding Photography St Mary’s Church and Kirkby Lonsdale Rugby Club

Faye and Dan’s Faye and Dan’s Kirkby Lonsdale wedding photography St Mary’s Church and Kirkby Lonsdale Rugby Club It was a very damp start to the morning of Faye and Dan’s wedding. I dropped my second shooter off at the couples home. The groom and his groomsmen were getting themselves … Continue reading >Faye & Dan’s Wedding Photography St Mary’s Church and Kirkby Lonsdale Rugby Club

Sue and Dave’s Merewood Country House Hotel Lake District Wedding Photography

Sue and Dave’s Lake District Wedding Photography Merewood Country House Hotel Merewood Country House Hotel is set in a elevated position and overlooking Windermere, England’s longest lake. The hotel dates back to 1812, and has retained much of its historical charm with many of the original features lovingly restored, including … Continue reading >Sue and Dave’s Merewood Country House Hotel Lake District Wedding Photography

Rebecca & Andrew’s Lake District Wedding Photography Nanny Brow

Rebecca & Andrew’s ambleside wedding photography –  Nanny Brow Nanny Brow Ambleside  sits high above the Brathay Valley and is an Arts & Crafts gem built in 1904it has stunning views towards the Langdales. Consequently it is a superb venue fo Ambleside wedding photography One side of the house faces … Continue reading >Rebecca & Andrew’s Lake District Wedding Photography Nanny Brow

Philippa & Iain Lake District Wedding Photography Low House & , Armathwaite

Low House & Drybeck Farm Armathwaite Low House Armathwaite is a romantic country house wedding and events venue beautifully situated within acres of private estate and parkland in the glorious, rolling countryside of the Eden Valley in Cumbria. Where you can choose to hold your civil wedding ceremony in oneof … Continue reading >Philippa & Iain Lake District Wedding Photography Low House & , Armathwaite

Abbey House Hotel Weddings Katie and Jon’s Wedding Photography Abbey House Barrow in Furness

Abbey House Hotel Weddings Set in 14 acres of beautiful grounds Abbey House Hotel Weddings Venue is a luxury Lake District hotel .As a result it is a perfect venue for a wedding, and I can see why Katie and Jon chose it for their wedding venue. I met up … Continue reading >Abbey House Hotel Weddings Katie and Jon’s Wedding Photography Abbey House Barrow in Furness

Lake District Wedding Photography Broadoaks Country House

Sally and Daren’s Wedding  Photography Broadoaks Country House I met up with Sally and her bridesmaids at Broadoaks Country House on a chilly but lovely December morning, the make up artist Helen from Definitions Beauty Kendal was busy doing Sally’s make up I have worked alongside Helen many times . The … Continue reading >Lake District Wedding Photography Broadoaks Country House