ll the best photos of Ellie Goulding’s wedding as they happen!
Ellie Goulding will wed her art dealer beau Caspar Jopling today in front of a star-studded guestlist in York. The couple have been dating since 2017 and announced their engagement in The Times in August 2018, with a notice that read: “Mr C.W.F. Jopling and Miss E.J. Goulding. The engagement is announced between Caspar, son of The Hon Nicholas Jopling of Yorkshire and Mrs Jayne Warde-Aldam of Yorkshire, and Elena, daughter of Mr Arthur Goulding of Hertfordshire and Mrs Tracey Sumner of West Midlands.” Ellie and Caspar are using the same events company that organised the wedding receptions of Prince William and Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle and even Pippa Middleton and James Matthews. They’ll be married at York Minster, the cathedral has revealed on its website that it will be closed to the public and worshippers four hours earlier than usual on Saturday at 12.30pm. The ceremony will start at 3pm, according to the Minster’s website listings, which states: “3.00 Marriage of Elena Goulding and Caspar Jopling. Next guests will be transported 15 miles from the cathedral to lavish stately home Castle Howard for a festival-themed reception! How exciting. The bride and groom have remained tight-lipped about their big day but we’ll keep you updated as everything unfolds.
Caspar’s groomsmen were the first to arrive. Princess Eugenie’s husband Jack Brooksbank was pictured amongst them.
The groom, Caspar Jopling, looked smart and very happy as he arrived at York Minster.
Sienna Miller, wearing an Alessandra Rich dress, with boyfriend Lucas Zwirner.
Sarah, Princess Eugenie and Princess Beatrice all arrived in the same car.
Princess Beatrice with her boyfriend Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi.
Jack Brooksbank reunited with wife Princess Eugenie.
Sarah Ferguson looking glamorous in black.
After a very wet morning, the sun finally came out at around 2pm, when most of the guests began to arrive by bus.
James Blunt and wife Sofia Wellesley smiled at the crowds and photographers as they arrived at the star-studded nuptials.
Joe Wicks and wife Rosie.
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom arrived hand in hand.
Katy Perry looked gorgeous in blue.
Jimmy Carr and partner Karoline Copping.
Cressida Bonas accompanied by her fiance Harry Wentworth-Stanley.
A closer look at York Minster, where the nuptials took place.
Beautiful creamy white bouquets of flowers started arriving at the stunning venue early on Saturday, and they’re the perfect colour for Ellie and Caspar’s romantic day.
Photographers captured the beautiful entrance way which was soon to be covered in white blooms.
Expert florists can be seen carefully putting the flowers into place above York Minster’s centuries-old archway.
Florists completed the gorgeous arch just a few hours before guests were due to arrive.
Despite the rain, fans started gathering early in the morning to get a good glimpse of the bride and groom.
Source: HELLO MAGAZINE