Wedding

Big Cat Photobombs Wedding Snap

SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK

There you are, getting married, when BOOM, you’ve been photobombed by a tiger. This particular big cat made his unexpected appearance at the nup...

Revealed: Why Weddings Are So Expensive

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

It's not just our imagination that weddings have become more expensive - a report by consumer watchdog Which? has found that couples are being charged...

Bloggable Weddings: The Devil's in the Details

Laura Babb | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Babb

I read on the BBC website with interest recently, it talks about the rise of the 'bloggable' wedding and the pressure that couples put themselves under to have a wedding that's deemed 'blogworthy'. People spend a lot of time thinking about the details of their wedding.

How Are Brits Planning to Spend Their Last Night of Freedom Before Saying "I Do"

VisualNews.com | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK
VisualNews.com

There's no better way for couples heading to the altar to prepare for the challenges of married life than to attend the obligatory last hurrah, and with one third of Brits participating in weddings this year, chances are we will witness an onslaught of bachelor parties in 2013.

Same-Sex Love and Weddings

Kate Thompson | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

It seems the political has become personal with the very heated controversy over the same sex marriage bill. It's suddenly no longer just the 'live and let live and love' argument. It's an emotive subject as it forces us to question our religious, moral and ethical views.

Secrets to a Successful Marriage

Kate Thompson | Posted 19.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

It's so easy to get married, and yet with the divorce rate at an all-time high, it seems not so easy to stay married. There is so much written on the subject of how to have a happy marriage, and most notably by people on their second or third... These are people who have learned some valuable lessons through trial and error.

Deaded Bliss For Zombie Newlyweds

PA | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A couple dressed as the "undead" have tied the knot tonight in the UK's first zombie-themed wedding. Horror fans Jennifer Jones and Rob Blackmore s...

How Those Little Personal Touches Can Make Your Wedding

Jess Shanahan | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jess Shanahan

When planning your wedding, you'll probably be thinking of ways to make it a truly unforgettable experience. Not just for you and your partner but also for all your guests. The best way to do this is with little personal touches that will make people stop and comment. This could be anything from a handmade veil to your own recipe for cupcakes.

Mediation Is in the Spotlight as Government Finds Funds

Amanda McAlister | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Politics
Amanda McAlister

The cash-strapped Coalition announced on the 10th April they would be pumping £6.5million into projects aimed at helping separated parents "put their differences aside for the sake of their children". The announcement has put mediation in the spotlight as divorcees seek to minimise the impact of their split on their children.

Your Wedding Won't Be Perfect

Laura Babb | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Babb

You will save yourself a whole heap of wedding day stress by letting go. Turn up, get married, have a party. Don't worry about the details or the politics. Don't stress about things running on time because they never do. Ever.

Daringly Different Wedding Dresses

Kate Thompson | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

We are all one of a kind, and we want our wedding to be different and memorable in its own right, to reflect our own personal style. Why then is the ubiquitous ivory, strapless bridal gown still the choice for most brides today?

Why Aren't You Married Yet?

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Gates Cambridge Scholars

Why has my marital status become a kind of illness for which everyone either feels sympathy or annoyance because of the impression that I am not taking responsibility for my life?

On Weddings And Wedding Blogs

Louise Phillips | Posted 10.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Louise Phillips

Well, first of all, happy gay marriage week! Or, you know, marriage week. Because surely it's just all about spending the rest of your life with the...

Why I Supported the Gay Marriage Bill

Margot James | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Politics
Margot James

The Commons voted by a substantial majority in support of allowing gay marriage on 5 February. I am glad that over 130 Conservative colleagues voted for the bill and I understand why some did not, given the outright hostility to the measure among some groups in society who are over represented (statistically speaking) among Conservative Party membership.

After Gay Marriage, the Next Step Should Be Heterosexual Partnerships

Natalie Bennett | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Politics
Natalie Bennett

MPs have acknowledged that civil partnerships don't meet all couples' needs - now they need to go a step further, and acknowledge that marriage doesn't meet the needs of all heterosexual couples.

Valentine's Day in Paris

Andrew Matthews | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Matthews

This post is for lovers. Lovers who boldly indulge in unrestricted romance, long and lingering public displays of affection and the hopefully not-forgotten art of spoiling your special someone rotten. For these are the lovers who take their paramour to Paris for Valentine's Day.

McFly Star Frantically Searches For Wedding Ring At NTAs

WENN | Posted 24.01.2013 | Home

Mcfly star Tom Fletcher was frantic at the National Television Awards on Wednesday after losing his wedding ring. Tom rocked up to the star-studded...

Why Newly-Weds Can't Afford To Grow Up In Britain

Sarah O'Meara | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah O'Meara

So what do a newly married couple in Britain do if they aspire to raise a child in a flat bigger than a shoebox, prosper in their careers and show their kid that an education really does pay off (without simply resorting to a trip round to their grandparents house?)

How to Get a Proposal in 10 Days

Suzi Dixon | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Dixon

December is the peak month for wedding proposals and women across the country will be undoubtedly shaking any jewellery-shaped presents under the tree for a clue.

WATCH: Les Miserables Wedding Flash Mob

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Anyone who's ever had to give a speech at a wedding knows the whole thing can be pretty daunting. Quite apart from anything else, there's the challeng...

Could You Handle a Three-Day Wedding?

Suzi Dixon | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Dixon

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel certainly don't do things by halves. Their Italian wedding turned into a three-day extravaganza at the beautiful Borgo Egnazia resort last month, leading to a debate over whether a one-day weekend is enough for 2013 brides.

Celebratory Gunfire Leads To 25 Deaths At Saudi Wedding

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

Twenty five people have died and dozens others have been injured after celebratory gunfire at a Saudi Arabian wedding downed a power line and caused a...

20 Dos and Don'ts for a Downton Lady

The Huffington Post | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Wearing long silky dresses, drinking endless cups of tea and wandering around enormous houses might look easy -- but life for 1920's ladies was far fr...

Divorce Law Should Make Reason For Financial Settlements Clearer

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.11.2012 | UK

Judges and couples should be told what they are aiming to achieve with any financial settlement after a divorce, the body that recommends law reform h...

PHOTOS: Wedding Halted After Best Man Loses Ring

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK Comedy

You know the traditional wedding moment when the best man gets in a complete panic because he thinks he's forgotten the ring? Well, that's not what ha...