Celebrant Blog

Married But No Wedding?

Married but no wedding? During the pandemic many couples had a legal marriage ceremony in a registry office – this short, functional service legalises the marriage. However, it may not have been the wedding of your dreams! The actual ‘wedding’ is the celebration of...

5 Reasons to have a Celebrant-led Wedding

5 Reasons to have a Celebrant-led Wedding

Celebrant weddings are becoming an increasingly popular option for couples who do not want to be dictated to by a list of rules and restrictions. They want their wedding their way. And why not? Here are 5 reasons why you should definitely consider a celebrant-led...

What Is A Sand Ceremony?

What Is A Sand Ceremony?

A sand ceremony is a simple yet powerful symbolic element that can easily be incorporated into your celebrant wedding ceremony, vow renewal or naming ceremony. The sand represents two or more people blending together as a harmonious unit and is an ideal way of...

Registrar or Celebrant? What’s the difference?

Registrar or Celebrant? What’s the difference?

Your ceremony is at the very heart of your special day and so it makes sense to choose your officiant wisely. You have the choice of a registrar or a celebrant....but what's the difference? This simple chart shows you what each type of officiant offers. It is your...

Wedding planning checklist

Wedding planning checklist

Planning your wedding and don't know where to start? Feeling overwhelmed? Don't worry, that's perfectly normal! After all, you may not have planned your own wedding before, and even if you have, you'll want this one to be different. Here's a handy checklist to help...

Six Ways Planning Your Same Sex Wedding Is Different

Six Ways Planning Your Same Sex Wedding Is Different

When it comes down to it, all wedding planning should be similar. After all, a wedding is about nothing more than two people in love, standing up and declaring their love to be permanent, in front of their family and friends. But unfortunately, things aren’t always so...

How to write your own wedding vows

How to write your own wedding vows

Writing your own vows is emotional and personal. Many couples want to write their own vows but don’t know where to start. This blog will help you to make a start in deciding what to promise your partner on your special day

6 Ceremony Readings That Will Make Your Guests Laugh Out Loud

6 Ceremony Readings That Will Make Your Guests Laugh Out Loud

There’s no getting around it. Wedding ceremonies, while joyous and amazing occasions, can sometimes be a bit laden with the enormity of what’s about to happen. It can feel as though there is a lot of expectation and pressure there, so while the room is full of love,...

How to have a celebrant-led wedding

How to have a celebrant-led wedding

Arranging to have a beautiful, personalised celebrant ceremony is simple, just follow these 5 steps...... Book your celebrant. Choose someone you click with Book your wedding venue Make an appointment at you local registry office (where you pay your council tax) to...