Why You Should Choose Your Own Funeral Celebrant

When a loved one passes away, it’s extremely tempting to contact your nearest funeral director and have them take charge of almost everything. Obituary notices, flowers, the funeral celebrant, the venue, care of the body, and burial or cremation arrangements. However, it can be far better to do some of these things yourself, and one Read more…

What Are The New Proposed Laws on Marriage?

Last week, the Law Commission released a paper proposing various changes to the current laws on marriage in England and Wales. The changes would loosen the current restrictions on where and how couples are allowed to tie the knot. The proposal will be under consultation until 3 December, with a report due to be published Read more…

Steve Arnott | Wedding Celebrant

Hello! I was born, brought up and educated in the North East of England. Whitley Bay to be precise. After leaving school, I served my apprenticeship in the Display Department of a large Newcastle Department Store before attending Newcastle College of Art and Technology, where I studied Commercial Design and Graphics.

Emma Britton | Wedding & Funeral Celebrant

Hello, my name is Emma and I am a Family & Funeral Celebrant based in beautiful Somerset. I live with my partner John and our handsome dog Billy the Beagle. For over 10 years I have been working as a BBC local radio presenter in the West Country and I have become a civil celebrant because it involves all the parts of being a broadcaster that I love… meeting people, interviewing them, writing their story and presenting it.

Lynsey Shields | Wedding & Funeral Celebrant

I believe a key factor in being a great celebrant, is having the ability to draw on others and our own experiences.

Susan Elms | Wedding & Funeral Celebrant

I am Susan Elms, The Life Celebrant (TLC)

I have been closely involved with people for my entire adult life. I have taught both privately and publicly, one-to-one and group sessions to all age groups and have witnessed first-hand the effects of joy and tragedy.