Statistics suggest that the number of people having affairs (by registering on an affairs website) has significantly increased in the last year. This could be explained by a number of factors including the increased pressure lockdown has put on couples; emotionally, financially and mentally.
Adultery is a one of the ways in which divorce proceedings can be commenced, along with Unreasonable Behaviour and periods of separation. New no fault options should be available in the Autumn of 2021.
If you need advice about divorce or separation, or believe mediation could be helpful to assist with the legal and practical consequences, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
The figures are from IllicitEncounters.com, the 'top' affairs dating website. Spokesperson Jessica Leoni said: "We have seen a big rise in cheating over the last year in Oxford and throughout Oxfordshire, even in the last six months covered by Covid.