By JamPot Productions

Getting married? Planning to? Find yourself in a whirlwind of "wedmin" and worry? Or do you just fancy a laugh?

Then join "NearlyWeds" Jamie Laing and Sophie Habboo on their own journey to the altar. From venues to vows, rings to reception, wine lists to guest lists, they'll discuss every element of getting married, as they plan their special day. For the latest lowdown on their progress, subscribe to their new show "NearlyWeds", wherever you get your podcasts.

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35: Wedding Food Advice, Ronald McDonald and Stroking Bums ft. TV Chef Tom Kerridge

This week we’re joined by the one and only Michelin Chef Tom Kerridge, he gives Jamie and Sophie his top tips. Can Jamie convince Tom to cook at their wedding? Thanks to everyone for sending in your messages! As Jamie likes to say, we absolutely LOVE them. And a special thanks to Molly Mae & Rebecca for proposing the pod. ALSO this week we pick a winner, to come into the studio to watch a live show. Thanks for listening xInstagram: @nearlywedspodcastTikTok: @nearlywedsYoutube: NearlyWedsEmail: Producer & Editor: @jacksuddaby_Videographer: @jamierg99 Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
28/11/22·51m 5s

34: Sophie Takes Charge & Invites Her Dad On, The Future Father In Law

Jamie’s on his best behaviour this week as Sophie’s dad joins the podcast. We learn all about Sophie’s secret childhood, what was she really like as a kid? Plus, Sophie reveals a couple of hidden truths about her past. We don’t want to keep bringing it up, but last week there was an argument, a pretty BIG argument, so this week, Sophie takes charge. She’s in total control. Plus we’ve got Georgie the export Tik Tok wedding planner on to give us some of her best tips and tricks! If you want to follow Georgie just search: georginaroseeventsThanks for listening xInstagram: @nearlywedspodcastTikTok: @nearlywedsEmail: Producer: @jacksuddaby_Videographer: @jamierg99 Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
21/11/22·1h 8m

33: The Most EXPLOSIVE Episode Yet

Every couple argues. But not every couple does it live on a podcast recording. This episode is not for the faint-hearted…Warning: There's swearing throughout. After last weeks episode, Sophie ISN’T HAPPY that her name has been associated with the “F” word (not the swearing kind). This week Jamie takes it too far and all hell breaks loose. This is, without doubt, the strangest and most dramatic episode to date. Will the couple be able to get past an incredibly heated argument? Listen to find out.Much love xInstagram: @nearlywedspodcastTikTok: @nearlywedsEmail: Producer: @jacksuddaby_Videographer: @jamierg99 Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
14/11/22·33m 42s

32: Bridesmaid Horrors, 69's & Oti Mabuse!

Dry clean your suit, tie up your socks and wash your hair, because this one is disgustingly funny. In fact, we genuinely think it’s one of the funniest episodes we’ve ever recorded. Here’s the highlights menu: Starters/ Intro:- It’s Jamie’s Birthday - Sophie almost storms out after being associated with XXX- Jamie slides through something unexpectedMains/ Wedding Update/ Guest- Strictly Come Dancing ICON, Oti Mabuse is in the building! We talk all things first dance- Sophie’s bridesmaids abandon her - Plus, we hear voice notes from the couples closest “friends”Desert/ Listeners Messages - Jamie does his best dino impression- A listener is caught by her dad doing something no person wants to be caught doingThis weeks Wedding Favour comes from Amelia, all about a Spanish tradition and we love it! We love you all though, not just Amelia. Thank you as always for picking us. Happy listening xInstagram: @nearlywedspodcastTikTok: @nearlywedsEmail: Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
07/11/22·51m 36s

31: We Have Wasted This Much Money On The Wedding ££££

Some people are made to be Prime Minister, others are chosen. Sophie Habboo is likely both. Find out what her number one policy will be. #habbooforPMIn this episode we’ve got some major wedding updates. Jamie and Soph speak with their wedding planner, we reveal exactly HOW MUCH their waisted day one is going to cost them, plus, it’s trouble in paradise as their holiday away turns sour. Let’s just say, there’s a bin by the loo. We’re joined this week by Jamie’s Best Women and longest friend Georgie Le Roux, who came on the pod on episode three. She’s now married and gives us her top tips! Listeners messages are golden as per. Out of it, we learn about an alarmingly strange story involving Jamie’s mum’s vibrator. Thanks to Harrison for inspiring us to start “Propose The Pod”, a chance for YOU to come in to the studio to watch a LIVE show. “Reverse Mr & Mrs” is over. RIP. But out the ashes rises the phoenix in a form of “Would You Rather”. Please send us your theme tune music suggestions. Happy listening xInstagram: @nearlywedspodcastTikTok: @nearlywedsEmail: Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
31/10/22·40m 3s

30: Frisky Business, Boozy Nights and Wedding Traditions

Hello Listeners,Jamie’s been a “legend” this week, having gone out most nights on the booze, Sophie divulges her childhood pet trauma and they both steer well away from online trolls!Wedding update, well sort of. Jamie runs through some great wedding facts! And does a bit of trivia.Listeners messages are fantastic as always, expect poo stories, love stories and errr, Darth Vader performing a “69” on a Segway. Obviously.Happy Listening Instagram - @nearlywedspodcastTikTok - @nearlywedsEmail - Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
23/10/22·32m 40s

29: Jamie gets a tattoo

This week it’s bad news for Jamie, after losing “Reverse Mr & Mrs” he now has to get a tattoo forfeit of Sophie’s choosing. We’ve had so many brilliant suggestions from you all. What will Sophie pick? Listen to find out.Plus Jamie has a surprise song for Sophie’s birthday which is very cute. If you like the word “love” this episode is for you.Plus! We take a deep dive into wedding decor. Will Jamie and Sophie agree this episode? Let’s hope so xAs always listeners messages are hilarious, we’ve got possibly the cutest story we’ve EVER read out.And lastly, thanks again to everyone for listening - it means the world!Instagram - @nearlywedspodcastTikTok - @nearlywedsEmail - Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
16/10/22·34m 2s

28: Dachshund's, Dicky Tummies and Dodgy Save The Dates

Warning, hide the kids, there’s swearing straight from the top of this one. (Return of the Sophie) Come on(Return of the Sophie) Oh my God(You know that she is back) Here she is!Sophie returns from her week away in Portugal so there’s plenty to catch up on. The couple finalise the ‘Save the Dates’ and reveal what’s planned for future episodes.As always, Jamie and Sophie discuss the most pressing topics, like leaving their giant pink vibrator out for the cleaner to find. Jamie discovers his true masculinity via his mushroom scented body and Sophie reads, potentially the most poignant poo story we’ve EVER been sent! ‘Reverse Mr & Mrs’ gets serious. The final’s today. Whoever loses, faces the forfeit of a tattoo of the other persons choosing. Sophie is 3-2 up. It’s all to play for. Our beautiful ‘Wedding Favour’ this week is from Sam Crompton who has suggested hand written notes in bottles for all the guests. A lovely idea, thank you Sam.Instagram - @nearlywedspodcastTiktok - nearlywedsEmail - Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
09/10/22·38m 36s

27: Jamie Gets A Pep Talk From His Brother

Welcome back everyone!!Today's episode is a very exciting one, we have Jamie's older Brother Alexander on as special guest as Sophie is away with her family in Portugal. Sophie is missed but Jamie's brother is top class!!The Brothers reminisce on games they used to play as kids, what they were both like growing up and Alexander gives some very important Wedding and Marriage advice.We of course play 'Reverse Mr & Mrs', today's episode Alexander will play for Sophie. The current score is 2:2 and remember whoever looses has the ultimate forfeit, getting a tattoo of the others choosing....Our wedding favour this week was @zo_jewellery on Instagram Happy listening!!Email - contact@nearlywedspodcast.comInstagram - @nearlywedspodcastTikTok - @nearlywedsYoutube - NearlyWeds Podcast Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
02/10/22·35m 33s

26: We Found The Perfect Day 2 Venue

The big day is getting closer and closer, it feels like the pressure is slightly getting to our couple. Plans are constantly changing, locations of the pre and post party are different and not all the invites have gone out!! Even the STEN might be cancelled - It's all kicking off in today’s episode, but the couple think they've found the perfect Day 2 Venue....Find out who said "I love you" first and the discover whether Jamie is a whisperer or not. “Reverse Mr & Mrs" continues, as the weeks roll on, it’s getting closer to crunch time, who’s getting the forfeit? Thank you so much for tuning in once again and happy listening.Instagram - @nearlywedspodcastTiktok - NearlyWedsYoutube - NearlyWeds PodcastEmail - Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
25/09/22·33m 46s

25: When Jamie Met Sophie

Today's episode is a little different as the couple decide to reminisce the past and look back at how they first met, when they first kissed and who said I love you first. They started off as friends and are now getting married so let's find out who made the first move.We of course still have a wedding update and play our favourite game 'Reverse Mr & Mrs" but this time we find out what the forfeit will be for our loser!!Today's episode is released on a Sunday as it's our beloved Queen's funeral tomorrow.Enjoy the episode and thanks for listeningInstagram - @nearlywedspodcastTikTok - @nearlywedsEmail - contact@nearlywedspodcast.comYoutube - NearlyWeds Podcast Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
17/09/22·31m 23s

24: How To Write The Perfect Wedding Speech

Everyone knows giving a speech is daunting - but it's even more daunting when it's your wedding speech!! Jamie has been having nightmare's about his upcoming Wedding Speech so he's decided to get some help by inviting a professional speech writer onto the podcast to give him the do's and don'ts, what to say and what not to say....The couple discuss their latest battle with Norovirus, what their worst ick's are and why having a podcast about their wedding might not be the best idea!!We of course have listeners messages and the beloved 'Reverse Mr & Mrs'.Happy Listening Instagram - @nearlywedspodcastEmail - contact@nearlywedspodcast.comWedding Favour - Thanks to Fergus @osullivanspeeches Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
11/09/22·34m 29s

23: Sophie's Grand Plan for the Stag

Well back!!Today’s episode Jamie has a BIG surprise for Sophie and we're discussing Jamie's Stag - What is going to happen? Where is he going to go? All these questions are up in the air but Sophie has her own ideas of what she wants to do and it looks like Jamie doesn't have much of a choice...We also have the couples favourite game 'Reverse Mr & Mrs' and once again thank you for all your listeners messages. Thank you to Kay for our Wedding Favour and Millie for her surprise appearance @mswagpiperHappy listening Instagram - @nearlywedspodcastTikTok - nearlyweds Email - Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
04/09/22·28m 53s

22: The Registry Office

Welcome Back!! In today's episode Jamie & Sophie FINALLY complete their Guest List where of course we have disagreements. They talk about 'Save The date' again - and it looks like we have a date for The Registry Office!!They also re-live, friend of the podcast, Georgie Le Roux's wedding where Jamie was MOH (Man Of Honour), their trip to Mykonos and the couple are looking at buying a house!! Our "Wedding Favour" this week is from "Hey Draw Me" - Thank you so much!!For anyone getting married or engaged this week good luck!!Instagram - @nearlywedspodcastEmail - Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
28/08/22·39m 22s

21: The Lie Detector Test.... and Sophie reveals something important!

This week Sophie and Jamie put their relationship to the ultimate test by taking a Lie Detector. Marriage is based on loyalty and trust so they need to make sure NO ONE is holding back any secrets before the BIG DAY. Will Sophie reveal whether she lost Jamie's jumper? Does Jamie fancy any of Sophie's friends?? And And has Sophie ever regretted the Proposal?Jamie once again asks for some unique wedding traditions and of course the couple plays the HOT new quiz game they call "Reverse Mr & Mrs" where they discuss their worst lies, and which finally has a little surprise jingle for you.Our "Wedding Favours" this week are from Tash and Victoria, thanks both!For anyone getting married or engaged this week good luck!!Instagram - @nearlywedspodcastEmail - Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
21/08/22·34m 14s

20: Save-The-Dates

It's time to get the save-the-dates out now the venue is confirmed...or is it? Assuming it is, Sophie and Jamie brainstorm possible attention grabbing, one-of-a-kind ideas for letting people know their date. They also discuss Sophie's attitude to dogs which might eclipse even Jamie in her affections!Plus the couple discuss which skills they'd like in the now hotly competitive "Reverse Mr & Mrs" and our "Wedding Favour" this week is from Jenny and Ellie at Fleur De La Couture who make beautiful, sustainable, silk flowers for your wedding. Check them out on Insta: fleurdelacoutureAnd for anyone getting married this weekend, good luck! Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
15/08/22·34m 50s

19: Tips for an Unforgettable Dance Floor with Wedding Expert Alex Le Roux

They'll remember the music, not the food". So says Alex Le Roux, founder and CEO of ALR Music. He is THE wedding music provider to the stars, having overseen the dance floors for celebrities such as Idris Elba and Brooklyn Beckham. So who better for Jamie and Sophie to chat to as he dispenses advice and insights on how to make sure your wedding is memorable and how to keep the party going long into the night. For more info on Alex you can find him on Insta @ALRmusic.Plus Jamie and Sophie discuss who they'd be on "Stars In Their Eyes" in this week's highly competitive Reverse Mr & Mrs."Wedding Favour" is provided courtesy of Something Borrowed, who provide amazing wedding dresses to rent. Search for @somethingborrowedrent on Insta. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
07/08/22·45m 24s

18: Paris Trips & Pearl Necklaces

Jamie and Sophie talk about their recent trip to Paris. Was it as romantic as they'd hoped? And they also find out what it means to "give notice" when they phone up a registry office. There's also an AMAZING message from a listener about a best man speech gone VERY wrong. And more "Reverse Mr & Mrs" where the couple discusses which Olympic sport they'd like to compete in. This week's "Wedding Favour" is from O'Sullivan Speeches, a company that helps you to write and deliver memorable wedding speeches, whether you're groom or bride, best man or MC. Insta: @osullivanspeeches. Website: Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
31/07/22·33m 55s

17: Jamie Writes His Vows

Jamie surprises Sophie with his vows. Why do they have to go with tradition? And what does Jamie think he should vow to Sophie exactly? No more poo chat maybe?They also discuss whether or not to have canned cocktails at their wedding. So easy? Or so lame?Plus, they discuss their favourite memories of each other for "Reverse Mr & Mrs" and the "Wedding Favour" is from Sarah Tofton on Insta. Thank you, Sarah!Contact us @nearlywedspodcast or Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
24/07/22·38m 24s

16: The Secret to a Happy Marriage with The Whitehalls

Sophie and Jamie are joined by the irrepressible Hilary and Michael Whitehall, hosts of their own hit podcast "The Wittering Whitehalls" (and also parents of Jack) to discuss the secrets of a good marriage, age gaps, and how weddings have changed since they tied the knot. As ever there's "Reverse Mr & Mrs" and a wonderful "Wedding Favour" from Lucy who makes tables out of your wedding bouquet. Check her out on Tiktok: lucydidthis Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
17/07/22·47m 7s

15: Guestlists (& Sophie Spills A Secret)

Jamie and Sophie discuss who they're going to invite to their wedding now they've got a date. Partners? No ring, no bring? Kids? And if so, which kids? It's a minefield! Plus, Sophie puts her foot in it. BIG time. There's of course more listener messages including, yes, one about poo. And Reverse Mr and Mrs.This week's "Wedding Favour": who make bespoke kids packs for weddings. Insta: @_yoyome_ Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
10/07/22·45m 23s

14: The Mother-In-Law

Jamie's mum is in the studio! And Sophie is on her best behaviour. Listen to Penny Baines dishing the dirt on her son. They discuss wedding plans, Jamie's childhood, and the key to a successful marriage. Plus, don't miss Penny's story about the holiday rep. There's of course more "Reverse Mr & Mrs" and a lovely "Wedding Favour" from The Green Flower Company, who deliver living flowers to your wedding. @thegreenflowercompany on Insta.We had a bit of a technical issue with this week's recording, so apologies for the change in sound quality along the way. Hope it doesn't spoil your enjoyment! Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
03/07/22·47m 8s

13: Champagne Tasting (& An Outrageous Story)

Listen in on Sophie and Jamie's recent experience champagne tasting. Plus, they discuss baby names and debrief on their recent hen do together. What did Jamie think about being the only guy on the trip?And there more listeners' messages with one OUTRAGEOUS wedding story. There's also a literary-themed "Reverse Mr & Mrs" and this week's "Wedding Favour" is courtesy of katy_1412 on Insta and the company is Wilbert & Willow. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
26/06/22·48m 35s

12: Fantasy Hen Do

Jamie and Sophie are off on a HEN DO this weekend (yes, Jamie going too...!!) so Sophie fills Jamie in on what to expect. Plus, we hear about Sophie's IDEAL hen do. Plus, there's more listeners' messages (is it ok to get married on a Wednesday??) and of course more "Reverse Mr & Mrs". Wedding favours this week are from @__dalou and @lewis_easter Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
19/06/22·30m 28s

11: Big News

Sophie and Jamie (or Jamie and Sophie??) have just come back from Spain with some exciting news.Plus, Jamie reveals his popstar aspirations. And Sophie talks about a very awkward moment with Jamie's mum. And of course there's more 'Reverse Mr & Mrs' and this week's 'Wedding Favour' comes courtesy of jimmy.timkey on Insta. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
13/06/22·33m 39s

10: The Sex Therapist

This week Jamie and Sophie have a session with sex therapist and relationship expert Charlene Douglas to discuss worries about keeping the spark alive in a long term relationship and the need to understand each other's "love languages".Plus they discuss how to "un-best man" someone.For more info on this week's "wedding favour", check out venue painter Hannah Buchanan on her Instagram @h.buchananart1 Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
05/06/22·52m 11s

9: Find some cream and put it on

Jamie and Sophie have a venue but do they do a "Day 2" or not? What even is a Day 2? And do you need to spend £££ on it? Meanwhile, they discuss their current medical worries and there's more "Reverse Mr & Mrs" where they discuss tattoos. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
29/05/22·35m 36s

8: Venue Found ?

Sophie and Jamie have some big news about their wedding venue. And the couple discuss sex in relationships.Plus, Jamie's dark secret is revealed in "Reverse Mr & Mrs" and the couple introduce new feature "Wedding Favours" Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
22/05/22·33m 3s

7: Sex Dreams and Awkward Conversations

With still no venue, no date, no invite, Jamie and Sophie might finally be on the verge of making a decision...just requires an awkward chat with the wedding planners. Eeeysh!Plus things turn a little morbid in "Reverse Mr and Mrs" and we get to find out about Sophie's sex dream with more listener messages. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
15/05/22·32m 39s

6: Wedding Dress

Sophie tells Jamie about buying her wedding dress and gives her top tips on what to look out for. Meanwhile, Jamie reveals his poetic side and how he's using it for the wedding...Plus there's "Reverse Mr & Mrs" and Jamie and Sophie respond to some more listener messages. Insta: @nearlywedspodcast Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
08/05/22·36m 53s

5: Engagement-Moon

After their nightmare looking for venues in Seville - and drawing a blank - Jamie and Sophie take a break from wedding planning with a trip to Mexico for a relaxing "engagement-moon". What could possibly go wrong? Well, a lot apparently. Unpredictable illness, nudity and bowel movements all contribute to quite a memorable trip! So was it all worth doing? There's also more "Reverse Mr and Mrs" where the happy couple discuss what they'd save from a fire and some more listeners' wedding queries answered! Insta: @nearlywedspodcast Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
01/05/22·35m 5s

4: Venues

Jamie and Sophie go to Seville to look for wedding venues and things do NOT go to plan. Plus, there’s more intimate secrets revealed in “Reverse Mr and Mrs” and Jamie and Sophie answer some messages from our lovely listeners. Insta: @nearlywedspodcast Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
24/04/22·35m 14s

3: Guest Lists and Georgie

Should you invite your accountant to your wedding? Or even your therapist?? Sophie and Jamie discuss their guest list dilemmas, and ask wedding expert Georgie Le Roux for her top wedding planning tips.If you want to check out Georgie's company: Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
17/04/22·35m 4s

2: Wedding Scents

Jamie and Sophie are on the hunt for a "wedding scent", a unique smell that will forever remind them of their wedding. We find out what our couple's favourite smells are (the answers might surprise you) and what smells sum them up. Plus, there's more revelations in "Reverse Mr & Mrs". Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
10/04/22·25m 4s

1: Planners & Proposals

Jamie Laing and Sophie Habboo are getting married...well, nearly. Join them on their wedding adventure as they enjoy the highs and lows of planning their big day. From venues to vows, rings to reception, this podcast hopes to be a companion for anyone getting married, planning to, or just fancies a chuckle at a poor couple slowly losing the plot...In this first ep Jamie and Sophie discuss wedding planners and tell their proposal story...if they can remember it... Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
03/04/22·32m 40s

Introducing NearlyWeds with Sophie and Jamie - Coming 4th April !

Getting married? Planning to? Find yourself in a whirlwind of "wedmin" and worry? Or do you just fancy a laugh?Then join "NearlyWeds" Jamie Laing & Sophie Habboo on their own journey to the altar. From venues to vows, rings to reception, wine lists to guest lists, they'll discuss every element of getting married, as they plan their special day.For the latest lowdown on their progress, subscribe to their new show "NearlyWeds", wherever you get your podcasts. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.
28/03/22·2m 40s
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