My blog
Home / Archives /

divorce news

divorce news / 386 posts found

Emmerdale revealed as the divorce capital of soap world with nearly 70% of couples’ marriages fail -…

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
Emmerdale has been revealed as the divorce capital of the soap world. The long-running show has seen more than 68% couples break up their marriages in 46 years. A divorce happens on average every 189 episodes in the British soap set in Yorkshire. Around 61% of marriages end in divorce and a further 7% end in annulment, dissolvement, or invalidity. Emmerdale: Gennie Walker [Sian Reese-Williams] is gobsmacked as Nikhil Sharma [Rik Makarem] (Image: ITV) Read More   This is followed closely by Eastenders, which saw a total of 60% of couples end up in the divorce courts, and another 7% [...]

Best Man takes bets on when couple will divorce and announces it in his wedding speech – 9Honey

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
Making a speech at your best friend’s wedding can be a daunting prospect, and the pressure to be equal parts funny, entraining and inspiring, while also including a few key tear-jerking moments, is high. But one Best Man has taken the tear-jerking brief a little too far, prompting the bride to break down mid-way through his wedding speech... and not for all the right reasons. In an anonymous post on Reddit, the man detailed his wiley plan to make an entertaining Best Man speech for his friend of several decades. After the ceremony, the man decided to take bets from [...]

Divorce a factor behind children leaving school early, study finds

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
Divorce is one of the most significant contributors to students’ decision to leave school early, a study on early school leaving by President’s Foundation for the Wellbeing of Society has found. The study, carried out by the National Observatory for Living with Dignity within the foundation, found that what students’ experience at home impacted their decision to leave school prior to obtaining the desired qualifications. “Divorce may cause the most profound, emotional trauma and leaves the biggest impact on children, particularly in low socio-economic status contexts defined by limited social and cultural capital,” the observatory’s chair Carmel Borg said. “Children [...]

Humanist marriages ‘least likely to end in divorce’

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
Humanist weddings are growing in popularity in the UK. Well, let’s be accurate… Humanist weddings are growing in popularity in Scotland. David Cameron, in his infinite wisdom, and even though he fought for gay marriage in Parliament, put the kaibosh on humanist weddings for no discernible reason. Scotland, on the other hand, has embraced humanist weddings; so much so that they are now more popular then CoS and Catholic weddings and trail only to secular civil weddings. Yay Scotland. Last year, Northern Island legally recognised them; in England and Wales, they are ‘recognised’ but carry no legal weight. C’mon! What [...]

Laurence Fox reveals he said ‘goodbye to his money’ in crippling divorce from Billie Piper – Daily M…

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
Laurence Fox has divulged details of the crippling financial side to his 2016 divorce from wife Billie Piper.  The 40-year-old actor spoke to The Times, as he branded the split 'hor-rend-dous' and admitted he misses the 'large bank account' he shared with his then-wife, with whom he has sons Winston, 10, and Eugene, six.  In the candid chat, Laurence, best known for his previous role on Lewis and being part of the Fox acting dynasty, admitted he used 'time, forgiveness and compassion' to help get him through the painful and pricey split. Pained: Laurence Fox has divulged details of the crippling financial [...]

Paul Hollywood’s wife Alex gives first TV interview since ‘hard’ divorce: ‘It’s been a legal nightma…

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
They’ve been separated since 2017, and today Paul Hollywood’s wife Alex gave her first TV interview since the split. The mum-of-one, who was married to the Great British Bake Off star for 19 years, appeared on This Morning to give her side of the story. READ MORE CELEBRITY NEWS Last month, reports emerged that Alex had come face-to-face with Paul’s current girlfriend, 23 -year-old Summer Monteys-Fullam. The pair allegedly had a spat in Marks & Spencer on Valentine’s Day which led to the police being called. Days later, Summer’s mother released a video where she gave their version of events. [...]

A Humanist wedding ceremony cuts the risk of divorce by two-thirds

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
A new study has found that people who marry in Humanist ceremonies are three times less likely to get divorced. Humanist ceremonies, which are legally recognised in Scotland and Northern Ireland, are non-religious and more flexible than civil or register office ceremonies. Humanists UK say that, ‘a humanist, non-religious wedding ceremony gives you the opportunity to marry where you want, when you want and how you want. There’s no set script: it’s too personal an occasion for that. You can set the tone that’s right for you.’ The study used figures obtained from the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service as [...]

How To Move On During Life After Divorce & Heal Your Broken Heart | Dr Karen Finn – YourTango

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
You can overcome your fears if you learn to listen to them differently. When the Kansas tornado picked up Dorothy’s house and whisked it off to Munchkinland, she was naturally afraid. And feeling scared of life after divorce isn’t much different, really. Marriage, with all its imperfections and frustrations, is the thing you "know". Or at least you think you do. It’s the "Auntie Em", the point on your compass that you at least recognize. And familiarity is comforting — even, ironically, when it’s uncomfortable. Whether or not you wanted to end your marriage, divorce represents the tornado that can [...]

12 Smart Ways to Make Dating After Divorce Easier, According to Therapists

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
After the stress of going through a divorce, it can be difficult to think about dating again. Everyone has their own timeline for when they might want to get out there. "More important than the length of time is what one does during that time," says Christina Jones, LCSW. "It's important to be self-reflective and mourn the loss, as well as learn what one can 'do' better in their next relationship." But, once you're ready, these tips will make it easier. Wait until your divorce or separation is final before you start dating. Even if you know your marriage is [...]

Divorce is already costly but these mistakes will put a bigger dent in your wallet

by admin
Comments are off for this post.
Liz Weston NerdWallet Published 6:00 AM EST Mar 3, 2019 If you're getting a divorce, it pays to keep quiet on social media, says New York divorce attorney Jacqueline Newman. Trashing a soon-to-be ex or boasting about your great new life can complicate divorce negotiations. One client’s husband, for example, insisted he couldn’t afford a proposed settlement. Then, he inadvertently gave Newman leverage to get a better deal. “He bragged (on social media) about the great vacation he just took and the big deal he just closed,” Newman says. “And I said, ‘Thank you very much.’” Oversharing isn’t the only mistake [...]