Whether you are thinking of  getting married and wondering  whether it should be in church or the registry office, or simply trying to find out what Christian  marriage is all about, we hope to be able to help you make the best choice.  Please Contact Us to make an appointment to discuss details. We will do our best to accommodate your situation and let you know  what needs to be done to make the day a success.

Can I be married at St Mary’s?

There are a few conditions that must be met, namely:

A man and a woman may marry as long as they are both over 18 years of age.  Note * below
Either or both of them live in the ecclesiastical parish of Atherstone or have a direct connection with the parish.Note * below
Neither party has been married before. Note * below
A minimum of  three Sundays notice is given before the date of the wedding in order to read the banns. Note * below

* Note: There are certain conditions whereby the marriage can take place when these requirements are not met, but it is best to ask about particular situations.