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Author Topic: Namings, Weddings, Funerals - Celebrity celebrants


Alcuin
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Namings, Weddings, Funerals - Celebrity celebrants
on: July 2, 2018, 21:29

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/broadcaster-carol-smillie-becomes-humanist-161346570.html
Television star Carol Smillie has become a Humanist celebrant, allowing her to conduct funerals and naming ceremonies.
The broadcaster said she is “delighted” to be one of seven new celebrants joining the Humanist Society Scotland
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Many celebrities are celebrants, of one sort or another...
https://www.easyweddings.com.au/articles/celebrities-who-can-officiate-weddings/

It is surprising how many people don't know there are secular celebrants for namings, weddings, funerals and presumably other anniversaries..
UK..
https://humanism.org.uk/ceremonies/find-a-celebrant/
http://independentcelebrants.com/
Scotland..
https://www.humanism.scot/humanist-ceremonies/find/
http://cha.scot/
http://scottishhumanists.org.uk/gpage.html
Wales..
https://humanism.org.uk/wales/
NI..
http://humanistni.org/ceremonies/
Eire..
http://www.humanism.ie/ceremonies-2/contact-a-celebrant/

Others can be found with an Internet search. I would choose Shappi Korsandi..
https://humanism.org.uk/about/our-people/patrons/shappi-khorsandi/
.. but maybe not for funerals!..
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8I5KmlXCLIk&list=RD94UOdDAyi4I&index=4

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