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Couples could soon be free to get married on the beach, in a private garden or at sea, according to proposed changes to outdated wedding laws.

In the event of another pandemic, marriages could even be celebrated remotely over a video conference link, the Law Commission has suggested.

Launching on Thursday, the consultation on changing the “unnecessarily restrictive” marriage regulations in England and Wales also aims to reduce the cost of ceremonies by allowing couples to marry at home or in more modest community venues.

Read the full article here:The Guardian

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