Weddings

The Parish of St Agatha's Easby with St Agatha's Skeeby,

St Paul's Brompton on Swale and St Mary's Bolton on Swale

Weddings in the parish...

 

We have four churches within our parish, all are Holy Places within which couples have for hundreds of years have been coming before God, their friends and families to make their wedding vows.

 

We would love to help you explore getting married in any of our churches and thanks to changes in the law it is now easier to marry in the church of your dreams. Lots of people want to marry in our churches because they live in the parish and the churches are their local parish church. We also recognise that churches have special significance to couples for many reasons and would love to discuss the possibility of you holding your wedding in any of our churches, please click on the link here to make your initial enquiry.

You may find the following information useful:

 

To marry in any church within the Church of England, including

our churches, you need to demonstrate that you have one of

the Qualifying Connection as listed below:

 

That one of you:

  • Has at any time lived in the parish for six months.
  • Was baptised in the parish.
  • Was prepared for Confirmation within the parish.
  • Has at any time in the past attending regular church services in the parish for a period of no less than

six months.

 

That your parents, at any time after you were born:

  • Has lived in the parish for a period of six months or more.
  • Has regularly attended regular church services in the parish for a period of no less than six months.

 

That one of your grandparents:

  • Was married in the parish.

 

 

You may find this link to Your Church Wedding answers many more of your questions.