About the *NEW* venues!

So, things ultimately didn’t work out as we originally intended with Langness… C’est la vie, as the old French idiom/Irish pop song goes! The ceremony will now take place in Port Erin, at the Foraging Vintners bar and winery. We’re very excited about this. Port Erin bay is another place that Melissa and her family…

Gifts

The most important thing is to have as many of you there for our big day as possible, but if you’d like to give something then we’d be incredibly grateful for any gifts of cash. If you do wish to gift cash, we ask if you can please split it between a contribution to our…

Travel & Tips

If you’re coming from the big rocks, there are some things you should know… Mobile phones You may simply incur some roaming costs, but equally you may not have access to data or calls on arrival if you don’t check with your provider first. When you speak to them you should make it very clear…

Join us on 27th July 2019 – RSVP here!

We’d love for you to join us on 27th July 2019 on the Isle of Man for our special day! We’ll be entering a civil partnership, with a ceremony conducted by two of our closest friends followed by a good old knees up. Our *NEW* venues are both in Port Erin. If you haven’t done…

Where to stay

The Isle of Man may only be 11-14 miles wide at its widest point (few sources seem to agree an exact width…), but it’s fair to say that the “road racing capital of the world” is geared up for visitors. Its population of around 80,000 welcomes an additional 40,000 tourists during the annual TT motorcycle…

Engagement

On 16th May 2018 we scaled Mount Meakan, an incredible active stratovolcano near Lake Akan on the northernmost Japanese island Hokkaido. Known as the female mountain in the region, it’s higher than its male partner, reaching 1,499m versus Mount Oakan’s 1,370m. The perfect spot then for a Melissa to propose to a Jake. Incredibly, as…