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Witness my wedding please

(103 Posts)
Needlotsofhelp Sat 04-Aug-18 19:57:38

Hi lovely MNs

Any volunteers to witness my wedding next Wednesday please?☺️
We’ve finally booked a date (08/08/18) at Stamford registry office, Lincolnshire.

We’ve been together for 22 years and have two young children. We do have a large family from all over the UK but it would not be fair to invite some but not others. We’re both introverts and would just like to finally make it official without any fuss, and I’m sure our family would understand anyway as everyone already refers to us as husband and wife.

Desperate plea - Can anyone help, pretty please?

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KlutzyDraconequus Sat 04-Aug-18 20:00:30

Awe that's a fab idea. Hope some lovely Mnetters volunteer. smile
Have a fab day.

Bobbiepin Sat 04-Aug-18 20:04:43

If I was closer I totally would. Congrats!

PanPanPanPing Sat 04-Aug-18 20:10:33

Oh blimey, I love a MN wedding witness thread! Sadly I'm in London, so can't help. Hopefully someone else can though.

Good luck and have a fab day!

GorgonLondon Sat 04-Aug-18 20:12:20

I can't help as I'm nowhere near, but we did this too and I've never regretted it for a moment. Enjoy!

ImAGoofyGoober Sat 04-Aug-18 20:12:23

You’re too far for me unfortunately.

I think someone had 2 MN witnesses years ago. Was a really seeet thread

icelollycraving Sat 04-Aug-18 20:14:23

Oh goodness, I love these threads!! Congratulations on your upcoming wedding 👰🏼

APocketfulOfStars Sat 04-Aug-18 20:17:13

Oh, i would if i were nearer. I really hope you find people!

FinallyHere Sat 04-Aug-18 20:17:53

Congratulations, very sorry i can't get there, would love to help

Just as a back up, could you ring the registry office and see whether they might have any staff that might be able to help. Or ask the couple in the slot ahead of you.

This was my absolute favourite way of getting the paperwork for a wedding done.

LikeARedBalloon Sat 04-Aug-18 20:30:40

I'm nowhere near but am waiting for the day someone gets married near me and needs a witness!

theclockticksslowly Sat 04-Aug-18 20:38:06

Sorry, nowhere near but I’d love to open one of these threads and find out witnesses were needed near me. Hope you find someone!

concretesieve Sat 04-Aug-18 20:39:32

Oh - love the wedding witness threads! Not near enough to be of use but many congratulations flowers

Marmite27 Sat 04-Aug-18 20:39:41

Congratulations, I’m on maternity leave and if you were in Leeds, I so totally would grin

Sorry, it’s too far to get back for nursery for the big one sad

Chalady Sat 04-Aug-18 20:40:19

I also love these threads, but Im miles away.

flowers Have a great day

Ginorchoc Sat 04-Aug-18 20:41:54

Oh no, I’m only down the road but in France next week otherwise I would have. sad

Ginorchoc Sat 04-Aug-18 20:44:19

I wonder if my friend will she works in Nigel Rhodes gallery there, I’m sure she is in London though setting up their new shop. She is on holiday travelling back today so I’ll ask her tomorrow.

ohdeardeardear Sat 04-Aug-18 20:46:44

How wonderful and lovely. Wishing you and your soon to be DH lots of happiness.

ohdeardeardear Sat 04-Aug-18 20:46:47

How wonderful and lovely. Wishing you and your soon to be DH lots of happiness.

TorviBrightspear Sat 04-Aug-18 20:47:38

I might be able to. I live in Leicestershire, in reasonable driving distance, and might be able to get the day off work. My DD has recently turned 18, so she could legally witness.

If you can't get anyone closer to you, PM me smile

lateshifts Sat 04-Aug-18 20:47:59

Oh shit I'm nowhere near but I would have. Good luck and congratulations thanks

Needlotsofhelp Sat 04-Aug-18 21:33:56

Thanks everyone for lovely messages. Still on the hunt for volunteers x

EmmaC78 Sat 04-Aug-18 21:36:16

I am nowhere near either unfortunately but hope you find someone soon smile

dontcallmelen Sat 04-Aug-18 21:37:22

Aww many congratulations, I’m nowhere near but if I was would most definitely attend good luck sure you will find a couple of more than willing volunteers.

Awrite Sat 04-Aug-18 21:37:41

Ach, wish I could but I live in Scotland.

You will get a couple of mnetters, just wait. smile

A0001 Sat 04-Aug-18 21:38:30

I can't help either I'm sorry but I wanted to
Say... you'll share a wedding anniversary with me and DH!

Have a lovely day.

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