The Average Cost of a Wedding – Lies and Statistics

Understandably there has been a lot of wedding talk in the media just lately and the cost of the Royal Wedding is one subject that’s had its fair share of coverage and discussion. Of course none of us really know what the cost was but we can be fairly sure it’s up there as one […]

Groom’s Cakes

One of the more interesting titbits of information about the Royal Wedding is that there were two wedding cakes. A fabulous eight tier wedding cake created by Fiona Cairns (who also makes Waitrose Wedding Cakes – we might add) and a groom’s cake – which by all accounts is a chocolate and biscuit affair to […]

Take Care When Taking-out Wedding Insurance

The Financial Ombudsman Service is warning couples to make sure they give enough time and thought to their wedding insurance. Not every policy will cover you for the same things and you may be left disappointed should you need to make a claim. One couple have recently discovered this after their winter wedding had to […]

Rules on Evening Marriages to be Relaxed

If you have considered getting married on New Years Eve, or any other evening come to that, you might not be aware that there are strict rules in place prohibiting this. The Marriage Act of 1836, prevents marriages taking place outside the hours of 8am and 6pm every day. The law dates back to before […]

Say I Do to Google Weddings

Not content with being your first port of call for all information on the web search giant Google now want to help you plan your wedding with a free suite of planning tools from a wedding website to spreadsheets and templates to help you organise everything form your budget to the seating plan. Although Google […]