News and Updates

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October news – We need to talk about commitment

Our new research finds that cohabiting mums were by far the group of parents most likely to struggle during lockdown. Why? We say Hooray for …

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Media: Alistair Thompson

As of September 2020, we are delighted to announce that Alistair Thompson of Team Britannia PR will now be acting as our media consultant. We’ve …

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Are divorce rates surging?

Latest family court statistics from the Ministry of Justice show that the number of divorce completions shot up by 23% in the twelve months to …

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Marriage still on top – New ONS population stats for 2019 released

ONS has released new population estimates of marital status and living arrangement in  England & Wales from 2002 to 2019 Here’s what Marriage Foundation Research …

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Marriage Foundation comment on ONS estimates that 73,600 weddings postponed

The Office for National Statistics have estimated that 73,600 weddings have been postponed between the beginning of lockdown and July 4, when ‘small marriages and …

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July news – Weddings are back & some thoughts on the future of marriage post-covid

Weddings are back from July 4. But it’s best to think about them as just allowing the minimum legal stuff. The government’s convoluted 3,500 word …

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