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...

Peaches Ties The Knot

WENN | Posted 09.09.2012 | Home

Peaches Geldof seems to have put her wild child days behind her once and for all after getting married to musician Tom Cohen. Her days of late-nigh...

Bridezilla, the Disinterested Groom and Other Tales

Kate Thompson | Posted 07.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

For some couples their wedding day is a wonderful, romantic adventure - two soul mates 'becoming one' forever, their families joined in harmony. For others, the wedding is not so much 'A Whole Lotta Love', as the beginning of an avalanche of emotional anguish, aggrivation and annoyance...

Bride Napping: Romanian Wedding Day Tradition Takes Off (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

While British brides and grooms are tested by their friends on their Hen and Stag night, Romanian wedding guests prefer to wait until the couple has t...

Honeymoons, MoneyMoons and Honey Money

Kate Thompson | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

An estimated 70% of newlyweds are now choosing to honeymoon overseas, with only one in 33 couples planning a UK honeymoon. So, with the current recession, how can we have that exotic honeymoon holiday of a lifetime without getting into debt?

WATCH: Britain's Worst Bride Offers Her Make-Up Tips

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Comedy

The third installment of Georgina's "Britain's bitchiest bride" videoblogs has landed, and this one's a beauty. Well, kind of. In a way. Explainin...

WATCH: This Week's Top 10 Funny Viral Videos

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Comedy

It's important to laugh on a regular basis. It's fun, for starters, and for main, it's good for the heart. Well, we hope so anyway. To help you in...

Website Invents Anti-Cheating Wedding Ring

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

Trust and love might be the traditional cornerstones of a successful marriage but one website has a different idea of what keeps two people bound toge...

WATCH: Wedding Party Falls Into Lake

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Next time you're down at Gun Lake in Shelbyville, Michigan, be sure to double check the dock there before you walk on it - after all, we don't want yo...