Marriage licences in UK #general
Percy Mett <p.mett@...>
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The law may have changed recently but, typically, a UK marriage
licence has no 'period of validity'. It specifies the date and
place of the marriage.
When I took my elder daughter to the Register Office to give notice
of her marriage, I enquired whether I could move the chupo indoors in
case of inclement weather. The Registrar insisted that the the
wedding had to take place precisely as stated on the certificate.
Engagements of a year or longer weren't uncommon at that time. I imagine a