Why our welcomings aren’t free
Just did a radio interview about baby-naming or welcoming ceremonies. Didn’t get a chance to say a lot but was asked how much we charge. I said Â£130. One of the other contributors, a clergyman, said theirs are free. Of course they are – he’s paid a salary by his church. We’re self-employed. I asked the presenter, James Hazell, to point this out.
To hear the item, wait until the programme is available on Listen Again on the BBC website, and listen from about 11.45am.
To find out more, read about our ceremonies.