Getting Married

Many people like to mark their intention for lifelong commitment to each other in the public ceremony of marriage or a service of dedication after a civil marriage. We are pleased to support people in this before, during and after the big day.
The website answers most frequently-asked questions such as 'can I get married at this church?' and 'how much will it cost?'
Because of the solemn promises made in a wedding, we do require all couples to be willing to undergo some formal preparation, even if they're already living together (we currently use material from
Regarding re-marriage James, our vicar holds to the traditional teaching of the Church of England and at present does not feel able to marry those who have a former marriage partner still living. In such cases, it may be possible for another minister to conduct such a service at St Matthews. If you would like to discuss this matter further then please contact James directly. For other enquiries about weddings please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.