We are Karen and Alan, a husband and wife team, based in Chelmsford. At Phillips Celebrants we will help you design the wedding, funeral or celebration that you have always dreamed of.

What Is a Celebrant?

As celebrants we are professionals trained and certified by the Fellowship of Professional Celebrants to assist you with the most memorable and sacred moments in your life.

Amongst the ceremonies we conduct are:-


Renewal of Vows

Baby Namings



I am Karen Phillips, trained wedding and funeral celebrant. With several years experience of public speaking, I am also an accredited mentor, supporting people to achieve their life aims.

I have been working as a spiritualist medium and clairvoyant since the late 1990s and can incorporate these beliefs in your ceremony if you so wish.

My name is Alan Phillips, I am a professionally trained Independent Funeral Celebrant. I live in Chelmsford & conduct funeral services throughout Essex and beyond.

I was a professional trainer for many years and hosted numerous seminars. I am currently a motivational speaker used to small intimate groups and large audiences.