Article Tag: MP Richard Bacon

Keeping divorce amicable – can you?

In the same month that Gary Lineker and his wife announced their divorce whilst remaining amicable and the greatest of friends, I was pleased to hear that a ‘No Fault Divorce Bill’, proposed by MP Richard Bacon, was due to receive its second reading in Parliament. Divorce – What is the current law? Current law,… Read more »

The No Fault Divorce Bill: Let’s Shelve The Blame!

Back in October MP Richard Bacon introduced to Parliament, under the Ten Minute Rule, the no fault divorce bill. If passed this bill makes provision for the dissolution of a marriage or civil partnership where each party separately makes a declaration that the marriage has irretrievably broken down. The bill is expected to have its… Read more »