Five years ago, the UK had the highest rate of family breakdown in Europe. We’re not doing as badly today, but only because of big falls in divorce rates. Alas there’s no sign of a similar improvement among cohabitees...
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By Olivia Rudgard: Re-marriage on the rise as over-50s buck the decline
By Steve Doughty: Rise of the older bride: average age of women walking down the aisle is now over 35
By Sarah O’Grady: Marriages at record low
Daily Express, March 1, 2018
By Sarah O’Grady: Number of marriages at all time low
Western Morning News, March 1, 2018
By Hayden Smith: Marriages fall further out of favour to hit record low
Press Association Newswire, March 1, 2018
By Hayden Smith: Marriage rates for opposite-sex couples dip to lowest level since records began