Hello, I’m Lisa.
I plan, create and conduct beautiful, personalised wedding ceremonies.
Whether you’d like yours to be intimate, grand, traditional or quirky, it’ll be written especially for you – to truly reflect your personalities, your unique relationship and your outlook on life.
I was previously a Ceremonies Registrar for Hampshire and as such I’ve officiated at many hundreds of marriages in dozens of venue types. I became a Humanist Celebrant in order to meet the growing demand of couples wishing to marry in a setting of their choice, and to have the creative freedom to tailor their ceremony exactly as they wish.
I work hard to craft each ceremony with love and care and deliver it with warmth, sincerity and enthusiasm. You can be sure of a well-structured ceremony since I also work in publishing; previously as Commissioning Editor at Macmillan and now freelance.
If you’re thinking about having a Humanist wedding I’d be delighted to discuss your ideas with you, guide you with advice on what works well and offer plenty of suggestions for things you might like to include: readings, music, personalised vows, symbolic gestures – and lovely ways to involve your family and friends.
Together we’ll create a meaningful, enjoyable ceremony that suits you perfectly and that you and your guests will remember for years to come.
I look forward to hearing from you,
email your enquiry
or call +44 (0)78 12345 826.
“A big thank you from both of us for such an amazing ceremony yesterday – it really was great 🙂 We had non-stop comments all day from people saying how it was one of the best ceremonies they’d been to, and they loved how ‘us’ it was 🙂 ”
– Adam & Sarah, Clock Barn, Tufton Warren, August 2018
“Thank you for making our wedding day so special and unique. We absolutely loved the humanist ceremony, it fitted with our personalities perfectly! We had many compliments about the ceremony and about you! All the guests loved the personal details you put into it and the ring-warming and hand-fastening made it a much more memorable occasion compared to the traditional route. Our guests also commented on how well you delivered the ceremony and how your calm, friendly manner made it even more special. We had a brilliant day and it was exactly how we wanted our wedding to be. Thanks again.”
– Katie & Simon, Lingfield, August 2018
Thank you so much for doing our ceremony on the 14th July. It was more than we could have ever wished for and a number of our guests have commented that it was the best wedding ceremony they had been to because of how personal it was 🙂 so thank you so much for conducting it – it was brilliant!
– Katie & Dan, The Long Barn, Newton Valence, July 2018
“Just wanted to say a HUGE thank you for last week. We had some lovely comments about how well you conducted the ceremony and the life/joy you brought to it. A lot of people had never been to something like that before and loved how it was so incredibly personal. We could not have been happier that you were the ones to lead us into married life.”
– Tasmin & Rob, Upton Grey, May 2018
“Thanks so much for your work for the ceremony – everyone told us how much they loved it and we were really happy with how it all went, had the best day!”
– Laura & Laurie, Ufton Court, May 2018
“Thank you for being our celebrant for our special day and for being all round amazing.”
– Lauren & Gary, Southampton City Art Gallery, May 2018
“…we knew from the outset from your gentle charm that you would make our wedding special. You did not disappoint us in any way. You created a lovely ceremony and added an atmosphere and a warmth that drew everyone together. You’ve done an amazing job co-ordinating everybody’s participation (how you made the peacocks cheer at appropriate moments is beyond us!) We know we couldn’t have chosen a better person to lead us into our future together. Thank you.”
– Irina & Malcolm, Busbridge Lakes, April 2018
“The ceremony was just perfect – it was so warm and personal and everything we wanted it to be, and we’re so grateful for how you prepared it all and also delivered it on the day. Many of our guests commented on how lovely it was, and also how lovely you were! (-:
It really was exactly as we had hoped and we were so happy to have you as our celebrant.”
– Carrie & Lloyd, Tithe Barn, Petersfield, March 2018
“Lisa, Thank you dearly for the wonderful ceremony on Saturday. Tessa and I LOVED it as did our friends. Lots of people went as far as saying that it was the best wedding ceremony that they’d ever attended, thanks to you, and that they would like to have a humanist ceremony themselves! I can’t think of a higher endorsement. Thank you again for helping make it such a special day for us. We will treasure the memories.”
– John & Tessa, Timsbury Marquee, January 2018
“…a massive thank you for making our wedding day so special. We were particularly touched by your words and the lengths to which you’d gone to make the ceremony so personal to us. It was absolutely beautiful and we’ve had so many comments from our guests saying how very “us” it was, so thank you for understanding our vision and surpassing our expectations on the day.”
– Becca & Si, Bramdean Plantation, August 2017
“We wanted to say a massive thank you for all your help and hard work in making our ceremony run so smoothly and really special to us. Everyone said how beautiful the ceremony was. Our parents especially were really touched by the ceremony and I wasn’t even half as nervous as I thought I would be, so thank you so much for that. If you have a website for reviews we would love to recommend you.”
– Maria & Pete, Barton’s Mill – Old Basing, August 2017
“Thank you so so so much for our wonderful ceremony. It was absolutely the best day of our lives and you played such a huge part in it. We had so many people come up to us on the day and more since to say how great you were and how personal the ceremony was. A married couple who were there were even talking seriously about having a humanist ceremony as a type of reaffirmation they were so impressed with ours. So thank you once again for making our day so special.”
– Alex & Rob, Bighton marquee, August 2017
“We had such a lovely day! We’ve had nothing but high praise for you and the service, a lot of people remarking it’s the best ceremony they’d ever witnessed, so thank you so much for writing us such a personal and touching ceremony, it was absolutely perfect!”
– Rosy & Oli, Hambledon marquee, July 2017