UK still top in Western Europe for family breakdown

16-Mar-2015

For the second year running, Britain hangs onto the unwelcome top spot for family breakdown across Western Europe.

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First comes love, then comes marriageā€¦ tying the knot before first baby is a key ingredient for marriage success

09-Mar-2015

In the first ever UK study of its kind, new research from Marriage Foundation, a think tank dedicated to building stronger families, has found that the recipe for relationship success lies in making the decision to commit before starting a family.

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Couples who stay together enjoy degree-equivalent boost to income

01-Mar-2015

Staying together can have the same positive impact on subsequent income as having a degree, a new study by Marriage Foundation has found.

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Marriage Foundation hails six years of marriage stability

28-Jan-2015

New figures from the Office for National Statistics show the proportion of married families in Britain has been stable for the last six years.

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Marriage Foundation/Sunday Times debate:"Is there a difference between marriage and cohabitation?"

19-Dec-2014

Marriage Foundation and the Sunday Times jointly hosted a well attended and much noticed debate at the News Building on January 8th.

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The Launch of the Marriage Foundation

The Marriage Foundation was launched on May 1st, 2012 at Middle Temple Hall. For more details see:

MF Launch Gallery
MF Launch Speeches, etc
Video of Speeches
MF Launch in Media
(Times and Sunday Times)
(Law Gazette)
TV and Radio
(BBC Today Programme - at 0742)
Other Responses 


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How to Stay in Touch

To receive regular updates on the progress of the Marriage Foundation please send an email with your details to: p.coleridge@marriagefoundation.org


How You Can Help

We are always grateful for help from people who:

• will publicly endorse the Foundation and its aims

• will provide or help raise the funds to establish the Foundation as an
independent body with the resources to make a significant impact

• advise and guide the work of the Foundation.


Please get in touch if you want to help: p.coleridge@marriagefoundation.org