Weddings and Funerals

Please do get in touch if you are wanting to plan a wedding or funeral at St. Michael and All Angels Cornwood.


Today more than a quarter of all marriages in England take place before God in the traditional setting of a Church of England church. You're welcome to marry in church whatever your beliefs, whether or not you are baptised and whether or not you go to church. For more information see the Church of England website.

Below are the statutory fees as set out by the Archbishops Council (correct for 2017):
Publication of Banns £28
Certificate of Banns if getting married at another church £13
Marriage Service £424
Marriage certificate £4
Verger £20

Optional extras:
Bells £100
Organist £75
Choir £50
Flowers - you are welcome to do your own or church ladies will do them for a donation to the church flower fund. Details from Marilyn Sharp 01752 837441.

Wedding bookings are taken by the Vicar's secretary, Carol, on Mondays between 10am and 4pm, please ring the Sparkwell Parish office on 01752 878888. Alternatively, ring Marilyn Sharp for enquiries at any time.

Wedding Service


A funeral marks the close of a human life on earth. It is the opportunity for friends and family to express their grief, to give thanks for the life which has now completed its journey in this world.