Katie and Paul say their vows

MORE than 60 former Gordano School pupils attended the wedding of their good friends in Portishead.

Katie Feast and Paul Ridout tied the knot at St Nicholas Church in Redcliffe Bay, the former nautical school chapel, on September 18.

Katie, aged 30, and 33-year-old Paul were joined by 150 guests, including many of their old school friends.

For the special day, Katie wore an Alfred Angelo ivory gown and a head dress and jewellery made by her sister Emily, who was also chief bridesmaid. Childhood friend Laura Knight was also a bridesmaid.

Paul’s brother Simon acted as best man and there were also five ushers, all of whom grew up with Paul in Portishead.

The wedding reception was held at the Grand Hotel in Bristol where the H Club barbershop octet entertained the guests.

Katie an occupational therapist with Bristol City Council and her husband Paul, a business and finance manager with City West Commercial vehicles, left the following day for a 2 week honeymoon to Kenya.