Guests and special roles

Whether you’re going to a wedding as a guest, or have a special role in the wedding party, everyone at a church wedding is warmly welcomed. With tips for the best man, bridesmaids and much more, this section will help everyone enjoy the big day to the full.

What to expect as a guest

Everyone at a wedding has an important role - learn more about what this is, and what else to expect as a guest.

Doing a reading

A few handy hints for reading in church with confidence.

Being a bridesmaid

Top tips for being a brilliant bridesmaid!

Being a 'best man'

A quick guide to the key duties of the 'best man' at a church wedding.

Also in this section

Our wedding was a gift from our guests
Being an usher
The rehearsal
Being a witness
Praying for the happy couple
Walking down the aisle
Welcoming children
Doing a reading
Being a bridesmaid
What to expect as a guest
Being a ‘best man’