Themed weddings featuring fancy dress outfits and banquets of McDonald’s and KFC are booming in Britain, according to research.
A study of 2,000 adults found four in 10 have attended a ceremony, with a theme such as Lord of the Rings or Disney, and 21 per cent have been served takeaway food at the reception.
Quirky costumes, bizarre cakes and over-the-top dresses are also becoming the latest trends to hit the wedding scene.
It also emerged 29 per cent would like a ‘fantasy wedding’, including the likes Alice in Wonderland, Game of Thrones or Star Trek.

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While the research, commissioned by Peperami, revealed 23 per cent would opt for a fast-food theme, with KFC, Pizza Hut, Subway, and McDonalds taking centre stage.
But although the idea of a themed wedding appeals to many, 79 per cent wouldn’t actually be brave enough to go through with it, giving into the usual wedding conventions.
Despite this, 44 per cent

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