Guy Ritchie and Jacqui Ainsley: children's starring role in their idyllic country wedding

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With the backdrop of the luxurious country mansion Ashcombe House, once the home of famed society photographer Cecil Beaton, Guy Ritchie and Jacqui Ainsley's wedding was bound to be special. Add in a battalion of A-list celebrities, the couple's adorable children and a premiere of the British director's new film and you have a truly spectacular, unique affair. Days afterwards the new Mr and Mrs Ritchie are still floating on air and sharing pictures on Instagram.

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Sharing his pride, Guy Ritchie wrote on Instagram: "The family #jaxguyjuly"

Guy and Jacqui were so keen to share their happiness with fans they even relaxed their usual policy of not sharing pictures of their children.

Using the hashtag 'jaxguyjuly', the newlyweds gave followers an insight into the three-day extravaganza which seemed to have a 'country living meets festival' theme, with the wedding party co-ordinating in retro outfits.

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Rocco Ritchie escorts his beautiful stepmother Jacqui

The groom's sons wore braces and bow ties which matched his suit while the couple's daughter had a sweet white dress to go with Jacqui's Philippa Lepley gown.

Guy and his new wife are parents to blond-haired little ones Rafael, three, Rivka, two, and Levi, 13 months. From his marriage to Madonna he also has Rocco, 14, and David, nine, adopted from Malawi.

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Guy Ritchie: 'Something's holding her back #jaxguyjuly'

Luxury cabins had been set up in the grounds of the sprawling Wiltshire estate for the use of guests including David Beckham, Brad Pitt, Henry Cavill, Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Jemima Khan and Laura Bailey.

Showing his customary cheeky humour, Guy shared a picture of himself before the ceremony which took place under a floral arch with the caption: "How long does a man have to wait?" In another his eldest son is seen making a speech before guests. His proud father had written: "I looked something like that 30 years ago".

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After the ceremony, Jacqui changed into a floral embroidered Maxi dress. The director then put on a special screening of The Man from U.N.C.L.E which his friends and family watched dressed in onesies.

During the weekend the gorgeous weather meant guests could even go swimming in the private lake. The partying continued into the small hours, with one photo showing Guy in his pyjamas with friends who were still enjoying a few drinks in the early morning light.

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Guy Ritchie: 'Beach larging'

Sports hero David, who had a cameo role in The Man from U.N.C.L.E, also updated his social media followers about the celebrity nuptials.

He summed up the celebratory mood when he wrote on Instagram: "Gorgeous couple... Thanks for the memories ... Starting a life as Mr & Mrs Ritchie with 3 beautiful children and their 2 beautiful boys David and Rocco... Thanks for a great 3 days and I wonder if we ever find out who stole the heater out of my tent ??????"