The bride, the groom, the heather

Wedding of Matthew Lumb and Catherine Boustead
Wedding of Matthew Lumb and Catherine Boustead

Bride Catherine Boustead arrived on her dad’s tractor for her wedding to Matthew Lumb.

The couple were married at Newbiggin On Lune Church in Cumbria.

The groom, who is 32 and a pricing manager at Lloyds, is the only son of Vince and Christine Lumb, of School Lane, Illingworth, Halifax.

The bride, who is 29 and an IT project manager, is the eldest daughter of Derek and Brenda Boustead from Newbiggin on Lune.

The best man was Ross Hallam and the bridesmaids were the bride’s sister, Amy Boustead, and friends Lisa Bousfield and Sarah Murphy.

The bride’s two-year-old god daughter, Chloe Murphy, was the flower girl. The reception was held at the Old England Hotel in Bowness on Windermere, with the guests enjoying a boat trip on Windermere after the wedding breakfast.

The groom surprised his new bride with a honeymoon in Tanzania.

They enjoyed a safari in the Serengeti, a trek up Mount Kilimanjaro followed by relaxation in Zanzibar.

The couple will live in Gomersal.