Category Archives: Divorce

CHERYL COLE SECRET MARRIAGE – Crazy Stupid Love?

It has today been reported, following Cheryl Cole’s shock announcement, that she has married her partner of only 3 months Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini on 7 July 2014 in a ceremony on the private island of Mustique.  Our British Pop princess has … Continue reading

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Dont regret what you ate!

When looking back upon your divorce don’t regret what you ate. I am not talking about regretting the exceptionally hot Vindaloo nor the burger bought after that wild night out from the slightly dodgy van on the side of the … Continue reading

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Murdered by my boyfriend – don’t become another statistic

Am I in an Abusive Relationship? We all want the Fairytale ending and in the midst of a relationship, which is rarely ever all bad, in which excuses and promises are regularly made and broken, it can be difficult to … Continue reading

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So you want a “quickie” divorce?….

You may have seen advertised by various organisations that it is possible to get a “quickie” divorce. This is also (unhelpfully) emphasised by the media when reporting that a celebrity couple’s divorce has gone through within a matter of weeks. … Continue reading

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Whats it worth to put a ring on it!

Nearly everyone knows Beyonce’s song “Single Ladies (Put a ring on it)” and it has to be said that it is the majority of little girls dreams to be a Princess on their Wedding Day and live happily ever after … Continue reading

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The End of the Shot Gun wedding – Forced Marriages become illegal

A forced marriage is where one or both people do not (or in cases of people with learning disabilities, cannot) consent to the marriage and pressure or abuse is used. It is an appalling and indefensible practice and is recognised … Continue reading

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IS IT ANOTHER “PRICEY” DIVORCE FOR KATIE?

Is it a surprise to read that Katie Price could be divorcing husband number 3 following discovery of his affair with her best friend. Katie and Kieran have been married for a little over one year and have one child … Continue reading

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Pre and post nups look set to be binding in future

Pre and post nuptial agreements are likely to be given binding status, in a move that’s intended to give couples a more predictable outcome on divorce. The Law Commission’s report, Matrimonial Property Needs and Agreements, proposes that the agreements be … Continue reading

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Autumn Statement 2013: Round-up of property-related measures

The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement 2013 aims to support a ‘responsible recovery’ by maintaining a balance between the need for economic growth and the need to reduce the public deficit. As such there are winners and losers within the property world. … Continue reading

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More talk time is priority for splitting couples

Hard on the heels of Britain’s longest-running and most bitter divorce, the Government has said it will be pushing more couples towards mediation, whilst the price of applying for a divorce is likely to treble, to more accurately reflect the … Continue reading

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