The wedding ceremony

Here you'll find everything you need to plan your wedding ceremony. Whether you marry in the church or opt for a civil ceremony, we've got endless inspiration to personalise the most special moment of your wedding: decoration, music, readings, toasts...

The wedding ceremony

The 6 Types of Songs You Need for Your Wedding Ceremony

So, you’ve sorted out your vows and readings and have your rings ready to go? All that’s left to figure out is the music for your ceremony.

The wedding ceremony

Write The Best Wedding Vows for Him in 5 Steps

Writing your own wedding vows can be a tad overwhelming, so we have helpful tips to help you find the right words to express your love.

A religious wedding

Discover the Order of Service for a Church of England Wedding

Get comfortable with the order of service for a Church of England wedding ceremony so the last thing you need to think about is what to do when.

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The role of your witnesses in a religious ceremony

If you are wondering what are the main roles and requirements for the witnesses of your wedding, we are here to solve all the doubts you may have. So read on and let’s help you pick your witnesses.

Civil weddings

8 Types of Non-Religious Marriage Ceremonies

Many couples still choose to have a religious wedding ceremony, but more and more are opting for non-religious ceremonies for various reasons. Here are 8 special ones if you are considering a civil ceremony.

Wedding etiquette

What you need to know about the order of a wedding processional

If you’re planning a religious wedding or even a civil wedding ceremony you may have doubts about the typical processional. That’s why we’re going to guide you through the processional and give you some ideas along the way.

Civil weddings

17 Wedding Readings for Your Civil Ceremony

Your ceremony is the moment when your closest friends and family will have the opportunity to read texts you've chosen to represent your new union. It can be difficult to find those perfect texts, but we've got some great suggestions for you.

Civil weddings

How a civil ceremony can be the perfect alternative to a religious ceremony

We're seeing more and more couples opting for a civil ceremony, for a number of reasons. One of the biggest reasons is that it allows you to personalise the ceremony to a much greater extent. We're going to give you all the details.

Wedding etiquette

10 lovely alternatives to the traditional ring bearer pillow

Traditionally women in the family would make the ring bearer pillow for the wedding, but times have changed. We're going to show you some lovely alternatives.

Civil weddings

5 unique wedding celebrant ideas for your wedding

There are a growing number of couples getting married with completely bespoke wedding ceremonies. If following protocol and tradition isn't your idea of a dream wedding ceremony, then we have some fun ideas for you.

Places to celebrate your wedding

Destination wedding

If you are dreaming with a romantic wedding on a beach, surrounded by only your closest friend and family while having a reception at sunset, then a destination wedding is perfect for you

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6 tips for writing your own wedding vows

If you are one of those couples who have decided that your vows are truly yours, here are some tips that can help you write them.

Wedding etiquette

How to choose the bridesmaids

Choosing your bridesmaids is not a task that you can take lightly. The bridesmaids play a very important role on the day of your wedding, so today we are giving you the keys so that you can make the best choice.

Civil weddings

Giving Notice

As well as the fun and exciting parts of preparing for a wedding like decoration and clothes, there is the mundane and sometimes confusing paperwork side of things. Here we look at giving notice, what it is and how to do it.

Wedding etiquette

Getting Married with Children

Children can make or break weddings, but if you have children of your own there will be no question as to whether to have them there or not, in fact they will be some of the main protagonists. Read on for some good advice to keep it all sweet.

Civil weddings

Music for Your Civil Ceremony

So you've decided on a civil ceremony, but it doesn't mean the romance is lacking. Music is key in setting the atmosphere of your occasion, but there may be constraints in a public space. Let's find out.