Church has ‘dealt with’ Meghan Markle’s divorce, Archbishop of Canterbury says

Feb 23, 2018 by

By Rhiannon Mills, Sky News: The Archbishop of Canterbury says Meghan Markle’s divorce is something the Church of England has “dealt with” in the same way it would with any other couple. Speaking as he prepares to officiate at Meghan’s wedding to Prince Harry in May, the...

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Government must tackle the greatest social problem of our age – marriage breakdown

Feb 18, 2018 by

by T A Pascoe, The Conservative Woman: A fortnight ago the Government confirmed that it would look at how to support the institution of marriage in policymaking. Kit Malthouse, Minister for Family Support, Housing and Child Maintenance, pledged to examine the possibility of a ministerial working...

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To walk away from marriage is to abandon your duty

Feb 17, 2018 by

by Thomas Pascoe, The Conservative Woman: Few would contest that public debate in Britain has become more barbarous. It has become barbarous in a very specific sense: that a desire to do something is very often presented as the sole possible criterion for action. This is the refuge of the savage....

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Marriage break ups cost the taxpayers £51bn a year

Jan 30, 2018 by

by Steve Doughty, Mailonline: The cost of family breakdown has soared to more than £50 billion a year, according to a new analysis yesterday. It said the price to taxpayers of supporting people whose marriages or partnerships have fallen apart has now reached £51 billion in a year, up from £48...

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Co-op offers ‘quickie divorces’ online

Jan 20, 2018 by

from The Christian Institute: Obtaining divorces will be made even easier following the launch of the Co-op’s online divorce service, in a move criticised as weakening the institution of marriage. Couples can make enquiries online, speak to a solicitor over the phone and pay just £1,150 to legally...

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Children of divorced parents who live with a step-mother or father may face greater mental health problems

Jan 18, 2018 by

By Victoria Allen, Mailonline: Children of divorced parents who live with a step-mother or father may face greater mental health problems. A new study shows such teenagers are more troubled than those who split their time between both of their parents. They report more symptoms of mental health...

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