UK Marriage

How You Too Can Get a "Wife Bonus"

Megan Ainsworth | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Comedy
Megan Ainsworth

Sure you have access to the joint bank account, but most of that money goes towards the kids and household items. It's nice to have some money ear-marked just for you and your frivolous indulgences. Where's your Jimmy Choo shoe fund?

Married Life: Why I Like It When My Husband Leaves the Country

Bernadette Ballantyne | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Bernadette Ballantyne

There are other advantages to having alone time too: being able to read in bed at night for as long as I like, repeatedly watching Vikings (if I can't see my husband's beardy face and tattoos I might as well enjoy those of Rollo and Ragnar), not having to watch Arsenal, not having to wade through his clothes on the floor to get into bed, not being woken at 6.15 by his alarm every day.

Women (Usually) Are Getting Ripped Off in Divorce Settlements - Time to Give them Some Help

Fiona Hotston Moore | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Fiona Hotston Moore

The divorce courts have become mired in disputes about who has what, and where. Not everyone loses out in this wrangling, of course. The lawyers' meters keep ticking as the very assets to be divided get depleted by fees.

What Happens if Your Partner Lied in Court?

Sara Davison | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sara Davison

It is sad to say that even the most amicable of break-ups can turn nasty when discussions about money start. Obviously a divorce will have a financial impact on lifestyle for most people. It seems this poses such a threat to some that they will go to great lengths to deprive the other side of what is legally theirs.

This Is How To Make A Marriage Better In Just Four Words

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Marriage can be full of ups and downs, but according to the good people of Twitter, there are a few quick ways to help you maintain marital bliss. ...

Remember This Couple? They Got Married And It Was Beautiful

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Murad Osmann has taken photos of his girlfriend leading him by the hand around the world in the likes of London, Hollywood and Hong Kong. Now, the ...

Planning a Wedding - The Groom's Perspective!

Sandy Moffat | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sandy Moffat

Let me get one thing out of the way first. I can't wait to be married, I can't wait to be a husband, to have wife and to spend my life with the one I love...but getting married is a bloody nightmare!

Man Proposes To Girlfriend In McDonald's, She's Not Lovin' It

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A man proposed to his girlfriend in McDonald's this week, but didn't quite get the reaction he was expecting. Michael Joseph decided it was time to...

Getting Married Before Earning A Degree Could Make You Obese (Apparently)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Most young people don't even think about getting married before they head off to university. But for those who do, a new study suggests that it co...

Men Who Were Once 'Father And Son' Marry In Pennsylvania

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For 15 years, Norman MacArthur and Bill Novak were legally recognised as father and son. But on Sunday, the pair, who are aged 74 and 76, got marr...

Groom Perfectly Shuts Down 'Menimists' On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When 23-year-old Adam Harris saw his girlfriend Tisa walk down the aisle, he was overcome with emotion at the thought of her finally becoming his wife...

Four Things Sally Bercow Should NOT Do Next

Natasha Courtenay-Smith | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Natasha Courtenay-Smith

If ever there was a story of a woman walking eyes wide open into car crash territory, then over the past week we have been watching it as Sally Bercow's marriage to John Bercow breaks down in public.

A Letter to My Little Sister

Amy Anka | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Amy Anka

You are my blood. My family. My friend. As I am yours. And it is a huge honour that you chose ME to stand beside you on your wedding day.

Four Ways My Husband Does Things Differently

Katy Wright | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Parents
Katy Wright

Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. My husband leaves the toilet seat up, I don't. He knows how to park a car, I don't. I can cry in public for...

Nine Things You Don't Need on Your Wedding Day...

Simon Glazin | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Glazin

This is your big day and you want it to go as smoothly as possible. And while plenty of bridal experts will give you lists upon lists of things you need on your wedding day, I'm here to share with you a list of the things you won't need...

Public Donations Give Terminally Ill Woman Her Dream Wedding

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman with terminal cancer has had the wedding of her dreams thanks to £15,000 worth of donations from the public. Claire Carlin married her ch...

Man Adorably Enlists His Son's Help In Proposing To His Girlfriend

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Parents

In showbiz they say never work with kids, but loved up Norwegian father André Nordstrand decided to make his toddler son the centre of something a lo...

Five Signs That the Spark Has Not Gone From Your Relationship

Charlotte Buxton | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Charlotte Buxton

3. Sometimes, for a treat, you sit on the same sofa... When you first start dating, not only do you insist on always sitting on the same chair, you will sit as much of yourself on top of the other person as you can. But then time starts to pass and with that comes the realisation that, actually, the most comfortable way to sit is alone

Green Party 'Open' To Three-Way Marriages

PA | Posted 01.05.2015 | UK Politics

Green Party leader Natalie Bennett has said she is open to discussing the possibility of legalising three-way marriages. Bennett said she was "open...

Men And Women Want Sex At Different Times Of The Day

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Have you ever felt in the mood for lovin' only to find your partner would sooner turn over and go to sleep? This may be because your sex drives just a...

The Love Vote - How Your Partner Swings the Election

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Politics
Dr Raj Persaud

Which single individual is going to influence you in how to vote in the general election more than any other? Recent research suggests voters will be most swayed by a spouse.

Man With Terminal Cancer Dies In His New Wife's Arms

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A man who married his girlfriend 10 days after being diagnosed with terminal cancer has died in her arms at the age of 43. Chris Clark proposed to ...

Man Launches 'Creepy' Social Media Campaign To Win Back Wife

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Michael Munday is prepared to go to extreme lengths to win back the love of his life, his wife Melissa. Rather than admit defeat when the pair sepa...

How to Keep It Real and Get a Grip Whilst Wedding Planning

Phoebe Miller | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Phoebe Miller

I was out on Friday night with one of my friends who is recently engaged. We inevitably started talking weddings. "Where did you start?" and "how on earth are we going to afford this?" were her burning questions to me. So this is a little of what I had to say...

Terminally Ill Boy Granted Dying Wish To See His Parents Get Married

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A terminally ill boy got his dying wish to see his mum and dad get married after his parents were granted permission to tie the knot at his bedside in...