Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Monday 4 December 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# i do

All time
There has been a fall in divorce cases, with more women than men applying
There has been a 4% decrease on 2016 figures, down from 4,179 in 2016 to 3,995 last year.
Sologamy: Why so many singles have decided to marry themselves
Can you divorce yourself after a howler of a day?
Fine Gael's Jerry Buttimer ties the knot in Cork
He and his partner Conchubhar Ó Laoghaire got married in Christchurch in Cork city.
8 desperately important things you need to know about Lionel Messi's glitzy wedding
It has been called the “wedding of the century”.
The first same-sex marriages could take place before the end of the summer
After Saturday’s party, when can we expect another one?
Senator Katherine Zappone proposed to her partner today (and she wasn't the only one)
There were emotional scenes at Dublin Castle today.
Senator Katherine Zappone just proposed to her partner on live TV
And they’re not the only ones to get engaged today…
8 alternative wedding venues in Ireland
Goin’ to the chapel… or somewhere else.
Benedict Cumberbatch is getting married today, but everything's going to be okay
He’s saying ‘I do’ to Sophie Hunter on the Isle of Wight.
Pics: Scotland welcomes its first same-sex weddings
Just lovely.
Meet the woman who went viral because she married herself
Grace Gelder had been single for six years, so she took action.
More people are having non-religious marriages than they were six years ago
The total number of marriages registered in 2013 was 20,670.
First gay marriage takes place in England and Wales
Same-sex couples who were married abroad are now recognised under the new law in England and Wales.
WATCH: Peter Pan actor interrupts performance to propose to Wendy
Is there no such thing as a nice, private proposal any more?
There were 429 civil partnerships in the state last year
Of these, 263 couples were male and 166 were female as GLEN describes the couples as “pioneers”.
The best advice you can give someone before their wedding
Includes dinosaurs, runners, and dog piddle.
Newlyweds take photos at Anglo protest
Did someone tape it?
11 ways to make your wedding pictures better than anyone else's
It’s imperative that your day is better than anyone else’s.
And now we’re crying: VERY cute One Direction wedding proposal
Perfect or pukey?
8 unusual places to get hitched in Ireland (and one in Poland...)
Sick of the sight of hotel function rooms? Here are a few alternative wedding venues for your special day.
Irish start-up buys UK wedding business, which provides information to people planning weddings, bought the UK-based wedding business.
I do! The top six most unusual proposals - on video
Get down on bended knee and ask your partner to marry you? That’s not enough for these folks, who went all out when it came to proposing. Luckily for us, they captured it on video too.