Carol Smith | Family & Funeral Celebrant

Hello, my name is Carol Smith – BA (Hons), PG Dip. UKSoC and I am the Independent Celebrant at ‘The Somerset Celebrant’. I focus on working with my clients to create unique, personalised and meaningful ceremonies, for those special occasions in life. Enjoying playing a role in organising funerals for close family members and being[…]






Nicola Sutton | Family & Funeral Celebrant

Hello, I’m Nicola or Nicky to most people. I guess you are looking here because you want more than just the standard registry office marriage with off the shelf vows and a set format? Well, I would be delighted to help you. You wish for a day that is all about the two of you[…]






Angus Edmonds | Family & Funeral Celebrant

Born in the Scottish Borders but raised in his early years in central Africa, Angus returned to Scotland where he gained a good all-round education at high school and university. Angus loved his student days: the stimulus and challenge to his intellect and the fun and comradeship of that ‘coming of age’. Of equal importance,[…]






Sue Wilson | Family & Funeral Celebrant

I trained as a Barrister at the LSE and am a member of Middle Temple. I also trained as a Teacher at Mather College, Manchester.  However I have spent my career  thus far as a writer, theatre director and radio producer. I worked for the BBC as Senior Drama Producer for Radio 3 and Radio[…]






Amanda Wray | Family & Funeral Celebrant

Hello, my name is Amanda Wray and I was born on a snowy Halloween evening in 1976, apparently; according to my mother I arrived just in time for Dallas. I was born in Warrington Cheshire, but a few weeks after my birth, we moved to the West Country where my mother and I settled in[…]






Lee Axford | Family & Funeral Celebrant

My name is Lee Axford and I live in Cheltenham. I was educated at Balcarras School and eventually Dean Close where I have two scholarships in music and languages. I only recently decided to become a civil celebrant after attending a gay wedding in Bristol, my second gay wedding for that matter, and I was[…]