Next week EastEnders celebrates its 25th anniversary with a live episode and Ricky and Bianca's second walk up the aisle, so we're looking back at 25 years of weddings in the soap! First up, after jilting Lofty once, Michelle finally married him in the first EastEnders nuptials in 1986
Frank and Pat rode out of the Square in a horse and cart after they wed in 1989
A pregnant Cindy tied the knot with Ian in the same year, pretending the baby was his - when it really belonged to Simon Wicks!
In 1991 Ricky and Sam eloped to Gretna Green!
Grant and Sharon married that same year and ran the Queen Vic together
Gill tragically died the day after her wedding to Mark in 1992
Phil got hitched to Romanian Nadia in 1993 to help her stay in the country, but she soon became jealous...
Nigel and Debbie's wedding was in 1994, a year before she was dramatically killed in a hit and run accident
Phil and Kathy married in 1995 after Sharon's affair with the Mitchell brother
Ruth's father disowned her over her wedding with HIV positive Mark in the same year
April's lover Nikos jilted her at the church in 1996...
April's sister Carol tied the knot with her boyfriend Alan in the service instead!
Despite Frank's attempts to interfere, Pat married Roy in 1996
More than 20 million people watched Ricky and Bianca get hitched in 1997
Grant and Tiffany wed in 1997, even though the pregnant bride wasn't sure if her baby belonged to her groom!
Wedding bells were in the air, but Frank and Peggy struggled to come to terms with her breast cancer in 1999
In 1998 Terry and Irene tried to marry, but his wife Louise turned up at the church revealing that he was still married to her! They eventually wed in 1999
Barry and Natalie married in a joint ceremony on the turn of the Millenium in 1999...
with Walford couple Mel and Ian
But Ian and Mel's marriage didn't last long and she soon got hitched to Steve in 2001
Ian didn't hang about either! He wed Laura in the same year!
Lynne finally tied down Garry in 2001
Jim and Dot married the next year
Mark and Lisa married in 2002 even though Lisa was still in love with Phil
Billy proposed to Little Mo by spelling out 'Marry me' in alphabetti spaghetti and they tied the knot in 2002!
In typical EastEnders style Kate and Phil's big day was filled with drama in 2003
Kat and Alfie's Christmas day wedding almost didn't happen when the groom struggled to divorce his ex wife in time in 2003
Barry and Janine got hitched on New Years' Eve in 2003, but their marriage came to a gruesome end the next day when she pushed him over the edge of a ravine!
Stacey tied the knot with Bradley despite her affair with his father in 2007
In 2009 Archie and Peggy's dramatic wedding day ended in tragedy when Ronnie's daughter Danielle died