It’s all too easy to fall into the trap of writing down your wedding speech like an ‘essay’. It looks great on paper, but sounds downright odd when you read it out.
Very few people actually look forward to giving a wedding speech, but like it or not the wedding speeches are a tradition that's not going to go away any time soon. Our wedding speech tips will at least help you to make sure you are well prepared, with lots of advice on writing and delivering a memorable wedding speech, whether you're the groom, best man, father of the bride, or even the bride herself.
The Great Speech Writing Guide – The Best Man, is a fantastic booklet that takes you through every aspect of the best man’s speech.
Here’s a reminder of the traditional wedding speech order and what you will need to include if it’s a standard wedding with an orthodox set of speeches.
There are a few things you can do to prepare yourself for the unwanted (and unlikely) heckle during your wedding speech.
Left writing your wedding speech until the last minute? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Here are some tips on how to write a last minute wedding speech.