When we start a new hobby, a new job or learn a new skill, we take the trouble to prepare ourselves, so we can make the most of it. Preparing for our wedding day can take up a lot of our time and energy, but we are starting out on a new phase of life together. It's worth investing some time and effort in giving ourselves the best possible start in married life. In this section you will find articles, books and courses that can give you that "good start". Throughout the rest of the site you will find lots more to inform, entertain and encourage you in the years ahead. We hope you will come back and explore when the honeymoon is over.
Changing your name - the ins and outs
Changing your name on getting married (or even on divorce) can be an important part of establishing a new identity. Here's the official advice on what you can and can't do.