As of the official Government update on June 23rd, lockdown in England is to be relaxed and the 2m rule is to be eased. Changes announced will take place from July 4th. Amongst those changes announced:
...weddings will be allowed to have 30 attendees... (source: BBC)
Social distancing measures will still be in place. The BBC have also published a guide detailing the rules on weddings which is well worth a read. Around 250,000 weddings take place a year across the UK so this is very welcome news to couples planning their wedding, and wedding suppliers and the industry on the whole - the industry adds an estimated £10bn a year to the economy. Weddings have been banned in nearly all circumstances since lockdown began on March 23rd.