35 beautiful pictures from 2020 weddings as couples say 'I do' during pandemic

While many couples saw wedding plans cancelled or rearranged in 2020 due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, we wanted to celebrate those who still managed to tie the knot during a tough year.

Thursday, 14th January 2021, 12:27 pm
You have been sharing treasured pictures of your special days in 2020.

We put a call out on the Sunderland Echo Facebook page for couples to share treasured photographs of their special day in 2020 – whether it took place before the first lockdown, during an easing of the rules over the summer or in an intimate ceremony before the turn of the New Year. Check out our round-up of wonderful wedding pictures, sent in by the Echo readers. Thank you to everyone who shared a story about their big day – we’re wishing you all the best for the future.

Mrried on October 30 at Aykley Heads, Durham.
Married on December 19.

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Married on June 26. Jamie said: After two cancelled dates we finally tied the knot with just very close family and friends at Sunderland Registry Office.
Married on July 25.
Married in September at St Cuthbert's.
Married on Valentine's Day at Gretna Green, before restrictions began.
Melissa Gibson and Andrew Hepple married on July 31 at Sunderland Civic Centre.
Married at the Chilton Country Pub and Hotel, Houghton, on September 26.
Married at Websters Ropery on December 29.
Married at Gretna Green on November 21.
Married on September 12.
Married on December 16 at the South Causey Inn. Karen said: Just the two of us, kept it as a surprise to family and friends.
Married on July 8, Bede Tower, Sunderland.
Married at Gretna Green on October 24.
Married on August 8 at St Paul's C of E Church, Ryhope.
Married on August 13 at Sunderland Registry Office.
Married at Langley Castle, the day before it closed for the first lockdown, on March 19.
Married on November 4 - the day before Lockdown 3 began.
Tresa-May Negus and Fred Negus, married on July 30.
Married at South Shields Town Hall.
Married on October 10 at St Paul's Church, Ryhope.
Married on October 24 at Holy Trinity, then a small reception at the Roker Hotel.
Married on December 19 at St John's Seaham - after originally having three different wedding dates throughout 2020.
Married on October 2 at Gretna Green after three weddings were cancelled.
Married on October 3 at Websters Ropery.
Married on August 22 at South Tyneside Registry Office in secret.
Married on October 26 at Nissi Bay, Cyprus.
Married on November 4 at Doxford Barns.
Married at Jesmond Dene House on December 20.
Married on September 11 in Gateshead.
Joe Garrard and Sarah Smith, married on Octoebr 17.
Married on October 30 in Edinburgh.
Married on October 3 at the Roker Hotel.
Married in December at Charlton Hall.
Married on August 20 at South Hetton Church. Daughter Hermione also got christened on the same day.