Your Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wedding - June/July 2024 (Issue 107)

Summer days Carmel and Rob’s celebration at Reading Blue Coat School was decorated with a stylish lilac and blue colour theme Images courtesy of Paige Mary Photography & Make-up Carmel and Rob met at school when they both attended the Reading Blue Coat School. “We spent a month away in Bolivia on a world challenge expedition one summer and that’s where it all began,” they tell us. Rob proposed during a holiday to Cascais in Portugal in September 2021. “It was a surprise because we’d been together for 12 years and I’d almost given up hope that he might ever propose!” Carmel tells us. Here, Carmel shares all about the couple’s special day. Carmel Bevan and Robert (Rob) Harris married on the 26th of August 2023 at St Andrews, Sonning followed by a reception at Reading Blue Coat School. 39 REAL WEDDINGS