top of page





As an experienced and passionate wedding photographer, Steve's approach to capturing beautiful and unique wedding moments is both natural and creative.

Steven seeks to capture the genuine emotions and experiences of the day by blending in with the crowd and shooting candid shots, rather than relying solely on posed portraits.




Michael has over 10 years of wedding photography experience and works closely with each of his clients to meet their individual needs.


Michael has captured many weddings at Whinstone View. He is super professional and is one of the friendliest guys you'll ever meet. He'll capture your big day and all the little details too.


Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 10.11.43.png
Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 10.12.33.png
Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 10.23.35.png

& kirk

Chiyo & Kirk are an award-winning two-photographer team, and have been working in the wedding industry for over 25 years between them.

They are dedicated to capturing and creating romantic, timeless wedding images from your special day, so you can have and cherish your memories for years to come.




Gary is a highly experienced and professional photographer and will provide you with exquisite wedding photos.


He helps couples feel comfortable in front of the camera and capture all the moments from their big day.


WV 200523EandM_473rt.jpg
WV 281222BandR_003rt.jpg

Jules barron

Evocative and beautiful wedding photography from lovely laid-back Jules.

The couples tend to be drawn to Jules' use of light & her ability to anticipate 'real' moments.

In Jules' own words:
'There's no need to stage something so perfectly imperfect'



Jack Cook

Jack is a wedding photographer based in the seaside town Whitby who covers weddings throughout the UK. 

His approach to wedding photography is to capture the essence of each wedding through natural, authentic, story telling photography. His stye has developed from over 10 years experience of shooting weddings and focuses around a candid and relaxed outlook.


MOLLIE & SAM-4.jpg
MOLLIE & SAM-2.jpg



Jolly good wedding Films

Anth is an experienced wedding videographer who covers your whole day, from bridal prep to the dancing.


Anth's style is modern, and unobtrusive, capturing the day naturally and from a distance where possible, meaning he can seamlessly fit into your day.



Love is lovely

Jodie Canwell is a passionate North East based photographer and videographer with over seven years of professional experience.


Through her work as a tour photographer and videographer, Jodie has had the opportunity to work with some of the biggest names in the music industry, including Michael Kiwanuka and Paolo Nutini.



Venue Styling

Venue Stylist

sheer elegance

Sam has a huge range of accessories, from chair covers to indoor trees to suit any wedding theme.

Sam has styled many weddings at Whinstone View this year, meaning she can also advise on what looks good in our venue.


File (2).jpg

Silk & blossom

Silk & Blossom provide hire and set up services, combined with design advice so you can achieve the look you desire. Whether your style is luxury or simplicity, your colour scheme be classic or bold, they can help create your vision.

Specialising in artificial floral design, we also offer bespoke bridal bouquets, bridesmaid bouquets & buttonholes to purchase.


3 Tier Cake - Stem Decor.jpeg
Autumn Hoop Centrepiece.jpeg


Tipi Chic offer the most amazing tipis so if you want to offer your guests extra space at your wedding or a chill-out zone then hire one of these amazing tipis to really make an impact!



Low fell hire

Handcrafted with originality in mind, Low Fell Hire Company has brought together a bespoke range of rustic event hire products, perfect for enhancing day.


From drinks walls to table plans, they have taken popular products and gave them a unique makeover.


Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 13.55.34.png
Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 13.54.20.png
Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 13.54.39.png



very eventful

Very Eventful are award-winning wedding & event stylists based in the North East.


They pride themselves on bringing your vision to life and enable couples to inject their own vision and personality into their wedding day, by being unique and a little bit different!



vine &

Vine & Stem offers custom-designed bouquets, archways, and centerpieces for brides and bridesmaids that are tailored to your style, color palette, and flower choices.

They also offer mini bouquets and wands for flower girls & buttonholes.


Screenshot 2023-11-09 at 11.50.38.png
Screenshot 2023-11-09 at 11.50.58.png


Flowerhouse is a friendly professional florist based in Hartburn Stockton-on-Tees, with a sister company based in Linthorpe Middlesbrough.


With a team of florists, they can offer a wide variety of styles from the traditional to the contemporary.


banner bride.jpg


Blossom & Bow

Blossom & Bow is a local business that specializes in acrylic signage, including table plans, table numbers, and name places.


Website Signs Photo.jpg

etta ray designs

Emma from Etta Ray is an expert at all things stationary. Her services range from save the date cards and invitations, through to detail cards, menus, order of service and other on the day stationery.


Each design is fully customisable so colours and text can be tailored to reflect and celebrate you as a couple.


The Love Letter Menu.jpg
The No.1 Suite.jpg

ruby shoes

Alli from Ruby Shoes has a fantastic style that works so well with our rustic barn. Her creations are beautiful and she can design and hand embellish anything from save the dates, to invitations to table plans and more!


Screenshot 2023-11-09 at 11.30.27.png


Last anthem

Last Anthem are the premier North East band for weddings and private functions - their number one priority is to deliver a first-class evening that you and your guests will remember forever!

They can also strip the set back from the full four-piece band to two acoustic guitars with fantastic vocal harmonies which will really set the tone for your wedding afternoon - a great choice for ceremony or reception drink music!


Main Promo.jpg

pluck music agency

Pluck is a North East Music Agency representing a mix of professional musicians who specialize in Weddings, Events & Shows.


Pluck is a proud supplier of some of the North East's most prestigious Venues and Event organizers.



Matt provides the perfect soundtrack to your wedding day, ideal for drinks receptions on our terrace! With flexible options available he can feature in any part of your day, and with his Sax & DJ combo he can bring the party to the dance floor at your evening reception! There’s no doubt that music really makes the day, and after years of playing, Matt really knows what a great wedding sounds like!



"Matt played the whole day at our wedding at Whinstone View and he was totally amazing. From walking down the aisle to smashing out tunes on the dance floor, literally everyone at our wedding was talking about Matt. He blew us away! Probably the easiest of all people we booked for our big day. Thank you for being amazing, from an exceptionally happy Mr and Mrs." - Bride & Groom, Whinstone View

ryon the dj

Ryon the DJ isn’t your average Wedding Host & DJ!

Ryon is a true master of his craft, offering an unparalleled experience that ensures every moment of your special day is filled with joy, energy, and timeless memories. 

When Ryon isn’t hosting and guiding the order of the day, he is carefully curating the perfect playlist, mixing and blending a variety of genres, eras, and musical styles to cater to diverse tastes and ensure the dancefloor is always engaged and energetic.


Ryon 2.jpg
Ryon 4.jpg

Beat Boutique

The Beat Boutique was founded by Middlesbrough-born DJ, David Dunn, who has been DJing since 1996. His early love of soul, hip/hop, soulful house, and U.S garage was inspired mostly by legends such as Stevie Wonder, and Luther Vandross.


David has held residencies all over the North East of England and has held residencies in Ibiza and Aiya Napa.


Screenshot 2023-11-09 at 11.03.33.png

Abi Alton

Abi is a singer, pianist, and acoustic guitarist who specialises in high-quality live music that is guaranteed to make your big day extra special. 

Offering everything from beautiful stripped-back performances to upbeat live-lounge-style sets, Abi is an excellent choice to complement any part of your daytime events and provides a range of flexible options designed to cover the ceremony, drinks reception, wedding breakfast, early evening and first dance. 




luke howells

Close-up Magician Luke Howells is a contemporary entertainer and professional magician specialising in amazing close up/table magic for a range of events throughout the UK and internationally.

Luke is at Whinstone View regularly and is a great addition to your day, including being your master of ceremonies!



bond parties

Bond Parties is a family-run business offering a complete event service based in North Yorkshire.

They can provide you with casino tables, backdrops, racing simulators, and other fun games that can make your day extra special!



Paul Lytton Magician

Regarded by eveyone who has hired the North East Magician as “excellent”, and a talking point for years after the occasion. Paul Lytton, based in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, is a close up magician available for any occasion including corporate events, weddings, and other celebrations. He never fails to amaze us every time he is here!


weddings 5.jpg
silver clef 23 adam lambert 4.jpg
silver clef gok one 4.jpg

waterlilly events

Waterlily Events are an entertainment company providing unique and personal event items for your big day, from a 360 video booth, to a cereal wall.


Quote 'WHINSTONE' during booking to benefit from a free extra hour of services!






tom hebdon caricaturist

Tom Hebdon is a premier live caricaturist based in the North East.

Tom would be a perfect addition to your wedding day to entertain guests before the evening party starts! Your guests can take their keepsake home with them to remember your special day.


Screenshot 2023-11-09 at 10.21.32.png

Wedding Cake

Gabriella grace cakes

Gabriella takes pride in making cakes that not only look wonderful but taste delicious too! 

She sources the finest quality ingredients, and all cakes are made from scratch, fresh to order.

Specialising in sugar flowers and modern design a Gabriella Grace Cakes wedding cake is guaranteed to make a statement on your big day.


Steven McDonald Photography.jpeg
Steven McDonald Photography 1.jpeg
Wedding Cake

Sadie may cakes

If you want a bespoke wedding cake that will taste and look amazing, look no further! Sadie May Cakes will provide you with a show-stopping wedding cake.

Their menu is simple and elegant with the finest ingredients, the flavors are selected from many years of experience, fine, refined, and enjoyed by all.


Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 12.40.33.png
Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 12.41.10.png

Hair & Beauty

la belle vous

La Belle Vous has been created by the two talented sisters, Lucy and Sally Ward.

Together, along with a team of other artists they offer the ultimate professional service of freelance make-up artistry, hair styling and beauty treatments across the North East of England.


Hair & Beauty

heather francesca makeup aritst

Heather Francessca Pro Makeup Artist and Studio offers professional makeup appointments for any occasion.


Heather is a Bridal Specialist and has 14+ years experience, she is highly recommended by us for your big day!


Wedding Cars

belles & brides

Belles & Brides is a family buisness supplying classic, performance & modern wedding cars, including a mustang and a beauford!

Quote 'WHINSTONE' during booking for an exclusive 10% discount.

                 Belles & Brides



one of a kind cars

One of a Kind Wedding Cars provides a unique range of vehicles and a bespoke wedding car hire service to complement and enhance your special day. 


They specialize in cars that speak to your heart and are a natural extension and expression of you. If you would like a brief time out after your ceremony, they provide a chauffeur service and a bottle of fizz to relax, access some great photo opportunities and get ready to return to the celebrations in style.


Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 18.02.20.png
Screenshot 2023-11-08 at 18.03.11.png


designs by coco

Charmaine can supply some truly amazing balloons displays for all celebrations - a perfect added extra to your day!



caroline brown celebrant

Listening to your needs, communicating ideas, and working closely with you to create beautiful, bespoke, and truly personal ceremonies. Specialising in infusing your unique story into one-of-a-kind occasions, that will be unforgettable for you and your guests.


AOC Caroline Brown.jpg

Meg stanier 

Meg is a wedding celebrant based in the North East who offers personalised ceremonies. By getting to know the couple, she can create a ceremony that is more personal to you, including handfasting, candle ceremonies, and more.



Chuck tails

As a dog friendly venue, we know how lovely it can be to involve your beloved pets in your day! Kirsty at Chuck Tails is a professional dog chaperone for weddings, covering the whole of the North East.

Kirsty can transport your dog to your wedding venue, provide walks and care and support with any duties on the day and can also offer to transport your pet back home and then stay with them overnight so you can continue the celebrations, with peace of mind your pet has company and is being looked after!


Screenshot 2024-01-22 at 14.27.31.png

Nearby Churches

  • St Mary's Church - Nunthorpe

  • St Oswald's - Newton Under Roseberry

  • Christ Church - Great Ayton

bottom of page