Joanne & Alan’s Humanist Wedding at The Caves in Edinburgh

Most people agree that marriage these days is an equal partnership between a woman and a man, but traditions die hard, and every so often a bride tells me that father wants to ‘give her away’ to her groom. This can be tricky, but Joanne came up with a clever solution that respected her dad, […]

Same Sex Partnerships – Sinead’s Hand

One of the many things that’s great about the laws of Scotland is that Humanist marriage is legal, but – and it’s an important but – only between men and women. Gay people are allowed to have a Civil Partnership, but they can’t choose any other form of marriage, even though there are many in […]

Same Sex Partnerships – Sinead’s Hand

One of the many things that’s great about the laws of Scotland is that Humanist marriage is legal, but – and it’s an important but – only between men and women. Gay people are allowed to have a Civil Partnership, but they can’t choose any other form of marriage, even though there are many in […]

Ruari and Gill’s Humanist Wedding at Aberdour Castle

As most people marry later in life these days, stories of star-crossed teenage sweethearts are hard to come by, but that was Gill & Ruari’s story. From a glance across the floor at the school disco, via a Hogmanay snog, university separation, reconnection through a supermarket stalk all the way to a proposal on a […]