Meet Your Dedicated Wedding Team

Excellence is not expensive, its priceless!

Our wedding team take great pride in delivering excellent service and fabulous food, in a wonderful atmosphere. Each member of our team will expertly work together to create a unique wedding that is a true reflection of you. 

Planning for your wedding day is an exciting time for you both and your experienced wedding team at the Tullamore Court Hotel will support you through this memorable experience, from the early planning stages right through to when you check out the following day.

With over 20 years creating memorable weddings and a highly acclaimed wedding team, you can be assured that your special day will be one that your guests will talk about for years after! 


Get To Know Your Personal Wedding Team 

Donna Duffy

Wedding Advisor at the Tullamore Court Hotel since 2010

Donna is originally from Lancashire, she met and fell in love with an Offaly man and they decided to set up home and educate their two daughters in Offaly. Adrian her husband is our Head Chef in bar food and together they make a great team here in the hotel. Donna joined our team over 8 years ago and she has a wealth of experience in the catering industry, she will be only too delighted to help and assist you in organising your special day. Her personal touch and attention to detail are vital and each couple receive her undivided attention from their first enquiry right through to the day of your wedding. With a great interest in horticulture and interior design, Donna will help you create a wedding thats both stylish and elegant. 


Stephen Johnston

Executive Head Chef at the Tullamore Court Hotel since 2007

Feedback from wedding couples and their guests has been exceptional since Stephen took over as Head Chef, he certainly has raised the standards and presentation of our food. Stephen, originally from Dublin studied at the Institute of Technology Tallaght and gained valuable experience under the tutelage of Ross Lewis and Gareth Byrne in Chapter One Dublin. He moved to New York where he worked in the award winning Quiltys restaurant in Soho for a number of years, he then joined the renowned Tribeca Grill owned by  Robert De Niro.  Stephen met and woed Noeleen and they have set up home in Noeleen’s home county of Offaly. More recently he worked in the Hodson Bay and City North Hotel before joining the team here in the Tullamore Court Hotel. If you have any special culinary requirements for your wedding, Stephen would be more than happy to sit down and have a chat with you.  

Dianna Soma

Head Pastry Chef at the Tullamore Court Hotel since 2009

Our pastry Chef Diana comes from Latvia and joined the team in 2006 as chef de partie in the pastry section. Realising her love and passion for all things pastry, she then went on to study Culinary Arts Pastry in Athlone Institute of Technology. It was here where she gained a wealth of experience and the training that resulted in her becoming our Head Pastry chef in 2009. Dianna loves jet skiing, so you know she likes nothing more than a challenge. If you are looking for something different for your dessert then why not talk to Dianna and taste some of her beautiful creations.


For further details, contact us on or phone 057 9346666

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