Wedding of the Week: When love reached new heights...

This couple got engaged on top of the highest mountain in Ireland
Wedding of the Week: When love reached new heights...
PRETTY IN PINK: Kelly Linehan and her bridesmaids. Pictures: John Sexton

LOVE reached new heights when Kelly Linehan and Thomas Donegan got engaged — on top of the highest mountain in Ireland.

Kelly Linehan and Thomas Donegan. Pictures: John Sexton
Kelly Linehan and Thomas Donegan. Pictures: John Sexton

Kelly is from Ballyhass while Thomas is from Ballyhooly, where they both now live. 

Kelly's parents walking her up the aisle.
Kelly's parents walking her up the aisle.

They met at a wedding in 2013 and got engaged on August 5, 2018. Thomas proposed at the top of Carrauntoohil mountain in Kerry.

The wedding party.
The wedding party.

“It was where we had our first date,” said Kelly.

The couple were wed on August 31, 2019, in Castlemanger church, just outside Mallow.

Kelly Linehan and Thomas Donegan who were wed at Castlemanger church, outside Mallow.
Kelly Linehan and Thomas Donegan who were wed at Castlemanger church, outside Mallow.

The men’s navy blue suits with grey waistcoat and pink ties were hired from Morleys. The groom had the same suit with ivory stripes on the waistcoat and ivory cravat.

The bride got her dress from Memories in Cork, while the shoes were from Irregular Choice. Her hair was by Aisling Kelleher and makeup by Ruthanna Crowley.

The couple had their wedding reception in th Radisson Blu, Little Island.
The couple had their wedding reception in th Radisson Blu, Little Island.

The bridal party included her two sisters Danielle and Gemma Linehan and cousin Marie Sadler Allen. The groomsmen were Tommy’s brothers, Edmond, John and Conor Donegan. The reception was hosted in the Radisson Blu, Little Island.

Blarney Cars provided the wedding car, Thomas’ mum Juliana made the cake, which had a silhouette of Carrauntoohil on the side. Flowers were by Gretta Kenny of Forget Me Not Florist in Mallow, Thomas’s aunt, who did an amazing job.

The stunning wedding cake, made by Thomas' mum, Juliana, which had a silhouette of Carrauntoohil on the side, where the couple got engaged.
The stunning wedding cake, made by Thomas' mum, Juliana, which had a silhouette of Carrauntoohil on the side, where the couple got engaged.

Ian Hendrick was the band while Djs were were Dan and Brian from Mallow.

As to the best part of the day?

“Walking up the aisle and having all our family and friends there.”

John Sexton was the photographer, while Oliver Jordan was the videographer.

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