Married at the Ramada Hotel, Colchester, were Craig Thompson and Jennifer Papworth.
The bridegroom is the son of Neville and Connie Thompson. The bride is the daughter of Graham Papworth and Kathleen Waterfield.
The best man was the bridegroom’s brother Raymond. Caroline Gallant, the bride’s friend, was matron of honour and the couple’s three-year-old daughter was a flower girl. Owen Papworth, the bride’s nephew, was usher.