Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood married his girlfriend Sally Humphreys (31 years younger) in London last night, with Rod Stewart serving as best man.
Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood has married his girlfriend Sally Humphreys. The couple have been together for six months and have an age gap of 31 years between them with Wood is 65 to Humphreys’ 34.
Sky News (UK) says that the rocker tied the knot with theatre producer Humphreys in a penthouse at London’s Dorchester Hotel yesterday (December 21) in a low-key civil ceremony, with Rod Stewart serving as best man.
The bride wore her mother’s simple wedding dress. For the groom, the only nod to his wild side was his bright pink socks.
Sally looked every inch the blushing bride as she arrived at her wedding reception at The Dorchester on Friday in a traditional white gown with new husband Ronnie grinning in his navy suit clutching a packet of cigarettes.
The bride accessorised her three-quarter length sleeved off-white dress with a ruby red heart necklace and bright lipstick.
Her layered taffeta gown complimented her slim figure while Ronnie looked dapper in his tailored suit with checked detail.
The low-key ceremony was attended by close family and friends and in a secret location.
According to the Daily Mirror newspaper, the couple was spotted leaving the ceremony looking blissfully happy together.
Previously, Humphreys revealed that Wood had proposed after asking her father’s permission at the premiere of the Rolling Stones documentary Crossfire Hurricane. “There’s no problem with the age difference,” she had said. “I can understand why people would have a problem with it but it doesn’t seem to cause any problems. We get on very well.”
“He’s very funny and very talented,” she added. “There’s the Ronnie that everyone thinks that they know and the very talented artist and musician.”
Ronnie Wood first married in 1971 to Krissy Findlay before splitting in 1978. The guitarist then remarried in 1985 to Jo Wood from whom he separated in 2008 after an alleged affair with 21-year-old Ekaterina Ivanova. Previously, it was reported that Wood’s Rolling Stones bandmate Keith Richards had said he was “sick” of buying the guitarist wedding gifts.
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