Love in flight for Claire and Michael

One year after the proposal, Claire Crosby and Michael McDonnell tied the knot at St. Paul's Church in Beckenham followed by a reception at The Selsdon Park Hotel in South Croydon.

Having been together for nearly four years, the couple's wedding was a highly anticipated event both for themselves and their loved ones.

And it did not disappoint.

Since they first met at the Air Training Corps where they worked as adult instructors, Claire and Michael wanted to incorporate this theme into their big day.

So they hired the help of air cadets from the 261 Squadron who formed a guard of honour for them upon exiting the church.

The rest of the wedding was traditional with a few contemporary highlights including sky lanterns, a sweet bar and a fish and chip supper.

Following their union, the happy couple honeymooned on the west coast of America where they took in the sights of Las Vegas and Beverly Hills and cruised down the Mexican Coast.

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