Wedding Blog

Apr 2013

Different Transport

Over the years we have had guests arrive in all different kinds of vehicles.

Wednesday saw a unique arrival when a former London double-decker bus arrived towing what looked like an ex-military Land-Rover.

These guests were returning South from their role as a support vehicle to cyclists on a fund raising ride from Lands End to John O'Groats.


Apr 2013

Marriage Vows

Marriage is one of the world's oldest rituals and the wedding vows which are commonplace today have hardly changed for centuries.

Wikipedia says:
The traditional vows, taken from the Book of Common Prayer are, "To have and to hold from this day forward, for better for worse, for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death us do part."

They were first published in English in the prayer book of 1549, based on earlier Latin texts (the Sarum and York Rituals of the medieval period). An older version of the ...