The marriage took place, 2 September, 2006, at the Church of St Michael and All Angels, Withington, between John-Paul Clarkin, elder son of the late Mr Paul Clarkin and of Mrs Clarkin, of Cambridge, New Zealand, and Carina Patricia Vestey (b. 1982), scion of the Barons Vestey, younger daughter of the Hon. Mark William Vestey (b. 1943), of Foxcote Manor, Andoversford, Gloucestershire, by his wife the former Rose Amelia Clifton (b. 1952), descended from the Bruce Baronets (created 1804).
The bride is a niece of the 3rd Baron Vestey, Master of the Horse to HM The Queen.