Sarah Birrell and Mark Ivory's wedding/partnership grove
31st December 2007

Sarah Birrell and Mark Ivory grove

Hi Everyone!

Having lived in places from Edinburgh to Singapore, we already have all we need in the way of toasters, so we though a great way to get wedding presents would be for people to donate a tree (or more!!) Not only will this help to keep the Highlands of Scotland the way they should be, it will also help to offset some of our wedding related carbon emissions!

Can't wait to see as many of you as possible down under!


Mark and Sarah

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31st December 2007

Wishing Mark and Sarah every happiness for the future Sorry we can't make it on the day - hope you have a wonderful wedding, with many, many happy years of wedded bliss to follow. Love from William, Katherine, Angus and David Sarah & Mark- Congrats and best wishes to you! Sorry we won't be there in person, but here's wishing you a lifetime of love and happiness. Love- Sam & Erik Gammell Ives & Sarah, we're so sad we cant make it for the big day but we wish you all the best, we will be drinking with you in spirit. Hopefully someday will see your grove when we are all much older (and probably not much wiser!). By the way Ives, you have done good mate, Sarah is great and you make a fantastic couple. With Love. Lofty & Laura Congratulations Sarah and Mark, our best wishes for your life together. Dave and Kate Hello Mr and Mrs Ivory to be Sorry we can't be with you in Melbourne to celebrate your big event, but we will be thinking of you from Cape Town. Love from Mike & Jo Fraser Dearest Mark and Sarah Wishing you the most fantastic day and a truly wonderful life as Mr and Mrs Ivory. Sorry we cannot make it for the big day but we shall be sipping champagne in your honour on New Year's Eve. All our love, Natalie and Vince x Mark and Sarah, Sorry I won't be able to attend your wedding - I am sure it will be a great few days. Hope to see you in New York / Edinburgh in 2008, Rob Sorry we can't be there for the day itself, but we will be thinking of you both and are looking forward to seeing you on your return. Love Han and Sam Sarah & Mark, Looking forward to sharing your wedding day down under. Your a fantastic couple and deserve every happyness together. Jeni & David PS - Can I name my trees?? Hi both, love the idea of the gift. Really cool. Will see you both Sat! :) Andy T Dear Sarah and Mark, This is the best wedding gift idea ever, well done guys. A big CONGRATULATIONS to you both, we look forward to seeing you on the 31st. Love Lucy, Michael and Matilda xo Dear Mark & Sarah, Best wishes for your big day, and for the rest of your lives together. Looking forward to spending many more special times with you in the future. Love from Kate & Scott Baguley Dear Mark and Sarah, Congratulations etc and thinking of you both on your wedding day. Looking forward to carving our initials onto our tree, sometime in many years to come. All our love Jules, Hutch and Finn xx Dear Sarah and Mark, What a great idea to have a wedding grove. It's a very progressive and compassionate idea that will be much more lasting than a toaster! Besides, love is much more akin to a grove than a toaster! :-) We are looking forward to seeing you both this evening and celebrating your marriage and the New Year. Love, Fiona and Robert. Dear Sarah and Mark Hope you guys have a fantastic wedding, look forward to seeing you All the best for the wedding. Very sorry that we can't be there, but look forward to catching up with you both back in Edinburgh. lots of love Mike & Jen Congratulations to you both. We would love to picnic with you, and Susie, in your grove one day. Love and best wishes always... Jill and Kevin. Mark & Sarah - may the trees in your wedding grove be tall and strong. Love and best wishes from Russell and Deena Mark & Sarah - all the very best for your wonderful life ahead together. We look forward to spending some great times with you in either hemisphere in the future. Love from Suzy, Tony & Isabelle Dear Sarak & Mark, Congratulations to you both. All the very best for the future. Andrew & Caroline Mark and Sarah Hope you had a great day - sorry we couldn't be there but we can't wait to see the photos and to see you both when you get back. Much Love Dave and Pauline Dear Sarah and Mark, Best wishes for a long and happy future together. Claire and Alistair Sorry we couldn't be there, we hope you had an amazing day and good luck for the future. Love Marianne & Bas with best wishes, James and Felicity Mark and Sarah, many congratulations, hope you had a fantastic day and look forward to catching up soon, enjoy the grove - hope there are a few gum trees as well! Simon, Emily and Ollie Hey there Fez & Mark we have finally got around to buying you a tree! we had such a great time at your wedding and afterwards on the Great Ocean Road. thanks so much once again for the best new year ever! let us know how the grove goes and all the best in Scotland - Beth & Andrew Mark and Sarah, a belated wedding present! Sorry, we were unable to meet you last September. We wish you both many years of happiness. With all good wishes from Robert and Sally Scarlett. Dear Sarah and Mark, What a wonderful idea! Hopefully we can visit the grove with you one day. Congratulations. Love Kate and Tomos

Donated by Mark Ivory, Matthew Gammell, Tim and Hazel, William, Katherine, Angus and David, Sam and Erik Gammell, Lofty and Laura, Dave and Kate, Mike and Jo Fraser, Natalie and Vince, Rob, Han and Sam, Jeni and David, Andy T, Lucy, Michael and Matilda, Kate and Sco

Your grove of trees

The trees in this grove will be carefully planted in protected sites in the Scottish Highlands where they will create homes for wildlife and forests for the future.

Scots pine against a summer blue sky.
Twinflowers in bloom on pine woodland floor.
A Scotch argus butterfly on common ragwort.
Sarah Birrell and Mark Ivory's grove
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