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Friday, 12 February 2010

Romantic Surrey couples prepare to tie the knot this weekend


Nine Surrey couples will be exchanging vows on Valentine’s Day this Sunday, just a quarter of the 38 couples that tied the knot on the most romantic day of the year in 2009.

Superintendent Registrar Susan Curran believes the fall in numbers is due to 14 February falling on a Sunday this year.

She said: “There is a lot to think about when choosing a wedding date and I think a lot of people were put off getting married on Valentine’s Day this year as it falls on a Sunday.

One couple that hasn't been deterred from tying the knot this Valentine’s Day is Sam Shale and his fiancée Angie Earl from Banstead.

The pair who will be saying ‘I do’ at Woodlands Park in Cobham, not only chose the date because it is Valentine’s Day but also because it is Sam’s birthday.

Sam said: “Originally we wanted to get married in September as it was the month that I proposed but then we found out just how expensive it was so we opted for February.
“We chose the 14th not just because it was Valentines but also because it’s my birthday and is the same date that Angie’s Nanny Mac got married, almost 70 years ago.”
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 12:30 pm  

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