To rent the Scarlet Hotel, couples have to agree to a minimum spend of $43,000 - not including the band, lighting, flowers or photography. Frantic fights to find a hairdresser in time. ', 'They are very happy together': Dawn French finds love again with charity executive Mark Bignell. The news about Dawn's new romance came just days after Lenny Henry appeared in public for the first time with his new partner producer Lisa Makin, Mark is the chief executive of the Hamoaze House charity, which helps recovering drug and alcohol abusers reintegrate into society, Moving on: Lenny Henry and his new girlfriend Lisa Makin at the theatre last week - who observers have said bears a striking resemblance to Dawn. The comedienne, 54, is dating charity executive Mark Bignell and was seen with the tall, white-haired man on the beach near her home in Cornwall. Their wedding party featured a firework display on the beach below the hotel, with red sparklers forming a heart around the letters D and M in the hotel garden, the Daily Mail reported. They were also seen shopping together in the local town and walking back to her home clutching a bottle of champagne. May 6, 2016 - British writer, comedian and actress Dawn French has married charity worker Mark Bignell at the Scarlet hotel near Newquay in Cornwall, the BBC reported. And with a new Dawn French comes a new man after the funny woman was snapped strolling hand-in-hand with her new love. Dawn adopted her daughter Billie, 29, with her first husband - comedian Lenny Henry - while her second husband, charity executive Mark Bignell, has … They had rented out the whole place exclusively for the weekend. Charities slam return of shielding announced just HOURS before lockdown as Government urges 2million... Oxford coronavirus jab could still be available by Christmas - but taskforce chief says only four million... Exodus London! The Vicar of Dibley star married for the second time in a Cornish seaside town at the weekend. Vicar of Dibley star Dawn French has married her partner Mark Bignell at a hotel in Cornwall. “At about 9.30pm everyone went outside and watched fireworks from the hotel. A charity set up by Dawn French's late mother has opened its first ever shop - in the comedian's home city. The news about Dawn's new romance came just days after Dawn's ex-husband Lenny Henry appeared in public for the first time with his new partner, producer Lisa Makin, 45, who many have observed bears a striking resemblance to the comedienne. Sections, Dawn French attending The Chronicles Of Narnia-The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe Premiere, Royal Albert Hall, London. Hand in hand: Dawn French and Mark Bignell … Laughing and joking and gazing into each other's eyes, Dawn and Mark, 49, looked very happy together as they strolled with her dog along the sand. Subscribe to Daily Mirror and Sunday Mirror newspapers, Dawn French is proud to be part of a 'blended family' and makes 'no distinctions', EXCLUSIVE: Dawn French opens up about her experiences of being in a 'blended family' and her brand-new book revolves around what it means to 'belong' in family, whether you are related or not, Dawn French's yoyo weight loss journey as she brands herself a barrel after 7st gain, Vicar Of Dibley actress Dawn French admitted she feels and 'looks like a barrel' after piling on seven of the eight stone she worked so hard to lose previously - but 'doesn't give a f**k', Dawn French looks less than happy on dog walk near £3million Cornwall home, EXCLUSIVE: The Vicar of Dibley star was snapped braving a solitary early-morning dog walk, with thoughts possibly clouded by her the court case facing her daughter, who denies harassing her ex boyfriend, Dawn French drops sex bombshell as she confesses to lesbian fantasies, The comedian and author is happily married to Mark Bignell but admits to fantasising ‘about all kinds of things’, Dawn French marriage to Mark Bignell not slowed TV star down as solo career is big success, Our reporter Clemmie Moodie met the French and Saunders icon and finds out she has never slowed down despite significant changes in her life over recent years, The real reason behind Dawn French's dramatic weight loss: Star reveals secret hysterectomy after cancer scare, The comedienne dismissed rumours she had a gastric band three years ago, insisting she lost the weight naturally, Newly-wed Dawn French heading to Australia for two months for TV talent show job, The comic actress is heading Down Under for a two-month stint on Australia’s Got Talent, Dawn French weds lover Mark Bignell in secret seaside ceremony, The Vicar of Dibley star married the 49-year-old after a 16-month romance, Song To The Siren: Dawn French wooed by romantic love song, Vicar of Dibley star tells radio show she fell for her new man after he serenaded her, Dawn French opens her heart on the death of her mum and the challenges her family faced, Dawn started writing a novel about loved ones spending final hours with a seriously ill woman - months later she would be doing exactly that herself, "I thought I would be alone and didn't need a man to be happy - then I met Mark" says TV's Dawn French, Life after Lenny Henry: The actress and comedy star on how she found new love with therapist Mark Bignell, Dawn French's boyfriend had NEVER seen her on telly... and comic is loving her low-profile romance, The star of hit series like French and Saunders and The Vicar of Dibley admits she was “quite surprised” her shows passed the charity boss by, "I’m an outrageous flirter": Dawn French wants to snog the winner of Superstar, The comedian said she faced a nightly battle to stop herself making risque comments to the lads on the ITV show, "More sleeping and kissing": What Dawn French is hoping for in the months ahead, The previously tubby comic, who recently lost eight stone, is dating charity boss Mark Bignell after divorcing comedian Lenny Henry, Dawn's new bloke is "delightful", says comedy partner Jennifer Saunders, She is the first friend to speak of the charity boss, 49, who is Dawn’s first lover since she and Lenny Henry split in 2010.