Sue Burton 

Celebrant & Wedding Stylist 

Nottinghamshire, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire

& further afield!

Your ceremony is a truly defining moment in your life, and every story deserves a special and meaningful celebration 

Sue Burton, a member of the Association of Independent Celebrants (AOIC), is passionate about delivering unique ceremonies, ensuring that your special day is nothing short of amazing.   Specialising in customised indoor or outdoor wedding ceremonies; multi-cultural wedding ceremonies; extended ceremonies; renewal of vows; and naming ceremonies.

Whether you dream of a traditional wedding, an unconventional and distinctive celebration, or even a themed ceremony, Sue possesses the knowledge and skills to transform your ideas into a truly magnificent event.  Complete flexibility, with no constraints on timing, format, style, content, or location.

Your Ceremony, Your Style... cherished memories that will last for years to come!

Wedding ceremony in your own garden

Why Choose a Celebrant?

A celebrant-led ceremony is the perfect choice for couples who’d like to celebrate their love in a way that reflects their individual style and preferences. 

Here's why choosing a celebrant can make your special day truly exceptional:

Location Freedom: You're not limited to licensed wedding venues. Your ceremony can take place anywhere you desire, whether it's the stunning grounds of a grand manor house, a rustic barn, a local village hall, a restaurant, your family home, a marquee, a private garden, a lakeside, or in the heart of nature in a picturesque paddock or woodland setting.

Unlimited Creativity: Tired of the traditional wedding format? A celebrant-led ceremony offers you creative freedom to have a wedding that's as unique as your love story. You could choose a twilight wedding under the stars or an intimate couples-only celebration at your favourite romantic location. 

No Restrictions: No constraints on timing, format, style, or content. 

Expert Support: Expertise to ensure your ceremony runs smoothly and beautifully. 

Rising Popularity: Celebrant-led ceremonies are not only a fantastic choice but also one of the most popular wedding trends for 2024 and beyond. According to research by ''Hitched' more and more couples are discovering the freedom and flexibility that celebrant ceremonies offer. Read report here:

Choose a celebrant for your ceremony and make your special day a reflection of your love, style, and dreams!  

What's the difference between a Registrar & Celebrant Ceremony?

As a dedicated Celebrant, Sue will take time to genuinely get to know you as a couple long before your special day. When the moment arrives, you can rest assured that she will be the person delivering your marriage ceremony. 

Here's why choosing Sue as a Celebrant to make your wedding day a unique and stress-free experience:

Personalised Ceremony: Your love story is one-of-a-kind, and your wedding ceremony should reflect that. Personalised comments are incorporated into the ceremony script, creating a heartfelt connection that you, as a couple, and your guests can truly relate to. This personal touch adds an element of warmth and authenticity, making your day more relaxed and wholly unique.

Creative Freedom: Complete creative freedom to design your day exactly as you wish. Your ceremony will be written with you in mind, ensuring that it encapsulates your love story, values, and desires. No two ceremonies are the same, and your special day will be a reflection of your unique bond.

Symbolic Elements: With plenty of creative suggestions for symbolic elements within your ceremony, Sue will work with you to ensure your ceremony is unforgettable and deeply personal.

Registrar vs. Celebrant: In contrast, a traditional Registrar's ceremony can often feel constrained. Registrars are usually tasked with overseeing multiple weddings in a single day, which can make the process feel impersonal and rather rushed. With the local registration service assigning a duty registrar to officiate at a licensed wedding venue, it’s very unlikely that you’ll meet them until minutes before your walk down the aisle. The ceremony typically follows simple, legal wording, and there's limited room for personalisation, decorations, or music choices.

Choose an Experienced Celebrant for a Unique Wedding:  By choosing Sue as a Celebrant, you're embracing a wedding experience that is all about YOU. Your ceremony is a true reflection of your individuality. Say goodbye to restrictions and unlock the potential of a Celebrant Style wedding to make your special day a celebration of your unique love story.