June wedding for Chichester couple

Two people who grew up in Chichester before going their separate ways have both ended up back in Chichester - and now they are married.

Saturday, 9th July 2016, 12:30 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 6:36 pm

Andrew Briggs and Alice, nee O’Brien, both attended the same primary school in Bury, although as they were in different classes, they hardly spoke to each other.

Many years later, they met up again and romance blossomed.

Andrew became a front end designer in Shoreditch, and Alice worked for retail fashion house ASOS in London.

After knowing each other for ten years, Alice posted on Facebook: “Some of you may think this is a bit premature but we are

engaged!”

The wedding took place in Bury Church on June 25, 2016.

The best man, Ed Trent and

many of the groom’s men and guests came from the same village primary school.

The bride and groom were married by Father David Twinley who returned specially to Bury from Arundel and had married Andrews’s elder brother Philip ten years earlier.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage at www.chichester.co.uk/

2) Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ChichesterObserver

3) Follow us on Twitter @Chiobserver

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

The Chichester Observer - always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.