Alex Hilder

A Heart – Centred Celebrant based in Kent & the South East

Creating heartfelt ceremonies for soulful couples & families

bride and groom performing a ring exchange in front of a celebrant and a floral arch at Salomon's Estate

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Life gives us so much to celebrate!

Whether you are celebrating new love, new life or cheering a love that has stood the test of time, a ceremony that is totally unique to you and your family can express precisely what this moment means to you.

A beautifully bespoke wedding ceremony can incorporate the traditional elements that you love, the rituals that speak to you and the people that are precious to you. As a celebrant here in Kent, I can guide you as we take this from a dream into a reality.

Together, we can create a ceremony that is full of heart, full of soul… and full of you!

Let’s create some magical memories that you will treasure forever.

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Make this magical moment truly a celebration of you



Alex Hilder Celebrant standing in front of a floral arch delivering a ceremony at Salomon's Estate, Tunbridge Wells

Vow Renewals

Celebrate your unique journey in your own unique way


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Naming Ceremonies

Share your joy at a new life created and honour a new stage in your own lives


Alex Hilder - Celebrant smiling as she reads the wedding ceremony for two brides, one holding a bouquet, the other with a buttonhole of Honesty in the Love Shack outdoor ceremony space at Oak Tree Barn, Tonbridge, Kent

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What do I do for you?

I listen to your story and, with it, I lovingly create the perfect ceremony for you.

We are all unique and so are our stories, our values, our beliefs and what makes us light up. Working with me, you will be able to honour that uniqueness – as celebrants can perform a ceremony anywhere, this will be from the venue that you choose, through to the rituals and loved ones you include, to every word that’s said… it’s all about creating something that makes your heart sing.

“To anyone reading this and wondering if Alex is right for their special ceremony – YOUR SEARCH IS COMPLETE! She combines a warmth of spirit and an awesome sense of humour and realism to create a truly unique ceremony.”

Ellie & Tim

“There wasn’t a dry eye in the room in the ceremony from guests or us! We laughed, we cried and we got to express our love for one another in the most special way thanks to the beautiful words that Alex put together.”

Amy & Adam

“For anyone looking for a heart-centred, personal and poignant ceremony; Alex is the person you are looking for to guide and support you throughout the journey.”


I’ll be with you every step

Creating a unique ceremony is truly amazing and full of so many possibilities… but it can feel overwhelming

That’s where I can help you navigate through it all. By exploring together exactly what your ceremony will mean to you, the values you hold and the ideas you may already have, I can guide you through all aspects of your ceremony.

From unique wedding readings to classic wedding readings; from music to walk down the aisle to to music to leave the ceremony to; from handfasting rituals to family unity rituals; from writing your own vows to involving your loved ones… I’ll be there for you at every step.

If your ceremony is in Kent and the South East, I can also share with you ideas for wonderful suppliers. There are fabulous venues for all sorts of ceremonies, such as Oak Tree Barn, Salomon’s Estate, Wise Wedding Venue, The Lost Village of Dode and many more and, because your ceremony is led by a celebrant, your back garden, your favourite restaurant, campsite, beach can also be added to the list…! I also have links with fabulous florists, photographers, cake makers, wedding planners… just ask!

Alex Hilder - Celebrant conducting a ceremony with two brides in the Love Shack at Oak Tree Barn, Tonbridge, Kent, with the sun streaming in from behind them and woodland on either side

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If the idea of creating a bespoke ceremony with me has given you a little tingle of excitement, filled your head with ideas or even lots of questions,

contact me here and you can start telling me your story over email, zoom or on the phone.

Email me anytime at

Text, call or leave me a message on 07784 761846

I'll get back to you as soon as I can and definitely within 24 hours.

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