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Marriage

A legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife.
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Details from the Office of National Statistics also show the number of civil weddings in the county over the four years up to April 2002 rocketed by 5pc, compared to a national rise of less than 2pc.
However, it is understood that the four children of the couple will attend the civil wedding.
David Hunter, general manager of the hotel, said: "As more and more people choose to hold civil wedding ceremonies, more and more people will choose to have their children named in this extremely personal way.
Parents pledge to "care, protect and nurture" their baby just as they would swap vows at a civil wedding.
Prior to their church wedding, the couple had a civil wedding in Los Angeles in January 2008.
The first civil wedding on the grounds of Limassol Zoo will take place on Friday officiated by Deputy Mayor Savvas Stouppas.
Some constitutional experts have suggested the wedding may not be legal, as the heir to the throne is not allowed to have a civil wedding.
As soon as they announced they were having a civil wedding, we thought it might end up being the Guildhall because of the problems in this country of where you can host civil ceremonies.
A TEACHER at a Roman Catholic school is claiming she lost her job because she chose a civil wedding ceremony over a religious one.
Emmeline Aglipay at the end of their civil wedding at Hotel InterContinental in Makati.
Romanian couples and some couples from the United States were also among those who chose Peyia as their destination to marry in a civil wedding.
Charles smiled and wavedat media crews as he arrived in Spitalfields, east London, when attempts were made to gauge his reaction to the Queen's decision to stay away from his civil wedding.