By appointment with the Parish Priest after completion of a marriage preparation course. Please contact Fr Roy as early as possible in your planning, and before making any firm arrangements.

In our SE Bucks Pastoral Area of four parishes (St. Aidan's, Little Chalfont, St Columba's, Chesham, Our Lady's, Chesham Bois and St Joseph's, Gerrards Cross) we offer the SmartLoving/Engaged Marriage Preparation Course (see It is delivered by married couples from around the pastoral area.

The course originates from Australia and is widely used in the Westminster Archdiocese and other Dioceses. It fits with the recommendations of the "Guidelines for the Preparation of Couples for Marriage" issued by the Catholic Bishops of Engalnd & Wales in March 2016. 

There are also courses run by Marriage Care, for which details can be found on