Love is in the air

Recent statistics published by the Office for National Statistics show that there was an increase in the number of marriages in 2012, up from the previous year by 5%.

Whilst the mean age for marriages is 36, the largest number of people getting married in England and Wales are now aged between 25 and 29.  However, interestingly, the greatest rise in marriages is those between the ages of 65 and 69.

If you’re thinking about getting married, entering into a civil partnership, or moving in with your partner please contact Berry Smith LLP at for more information and advice on how best to manage this change in your life including entering into prenuptial/cohabitation agreements and the need for making a will.