Phones4U billionaire John Caudwell has paid a touching tribute to his daughter after the family enjoyed a lavish wedding ceremony at a 5-star resort, just off the coast of Montenegro.
His 31-year-old daughter Libby married in Sveti Stefan, a small islet on the Adriatic, where a host of celebrities turned out to celebrate the nuptials.
Caudwell, 66, made his fortune by selling Phones4U in 2006 for £1.5billion and said his daughter had made the ‘most stunning bride’.
Posting on Instagram, the proud father said: ‘My beautiful daughter @libbyc4 is married! She made the most stunning bride against the most beautiful backdrop in #svetistefan . I am also honoured to welcome such a kind and caring young man @simon_morgan_ to our family.’
John Caudwell’s daughter Libby married her partner Simon in a lavish ceremony. She is pictured above with her father and mother
John attended the event with his girlfriend Modesta. Other stars in attendance also included Dawn Ward, who is currently starring on TV show The Real Housewives of Cheshire
Prior to the wedding party Libby’s friends had shared snaps of day three of the party (left). Others in attendance included Duncan Bannatyne and his partner (right)
‘We enjoyed a heartfelt ceremony filled with love, tears and so much joy, a perfect moment to share with the people we love.
‘The ceremony was followed by the most phenomenal wedding reception which saw us dancing under the stars until 3am!
‘Congratulations Mr and Mrs Morgan what a truly proud father I am today.’
Among the guests to have been dancing under the stars with the newly married couple, was Real Housewives of Cheshire star Dawn Ward, who even posed for a pictured with her ‘good friend’ Caudwell.
The newly weds! Simon and Libby (pictured above) relaxing with a drink, look bronzed from their trip to the small islet
Wearing a yellow dress, which she had also been pictured wearing during the recent Real Housewives of Cheshire reunion show, Dawn, who attended the ceremony with ex-footballer husband Ashley Ward also took to social media and said it had been ‘lovely to see family and friends come together’.
She added: ‘You should be super proud of the beautiful kind intelligent lady she’s become truly beautiful day.’
The beautiful bride was pictured wearing a stunning dress, while she clutched a stunning bouquet of flowers while posing for a photo with her mother and father.
Caudwell had been married to Kate McFarlane for 25 years, ending in 2001, having three children together.
He then had a relationship with violinist Jane Burgess, before a long term relationship with Claire Johnson for 15 years, whose 50th birthday he recently celebrated.
He is now dating Modesta Vzesniauskaite, who was also in attendance at the ceremony.
New bride Libby had previously attended Cheltenham Ladies College before attending Bristol University, where her father gave her a £1,200 a week allowance.