british antarctic territory
First such wedding in the southern polar region
"It felt tlike the perfect place for us to finally tie the knot," they said. "We've even had the coordinates of the wedding location engraved into our rings."
The captain of the shop officiated the wedding.
Huge congratulations to Eric and Stephen who were married yesterday at BAS' Rothera Research Station ?? This is the first same-sex wedding to take place in British Antarctic Territory ??????#polarpride#diversityinukpolarscience#PRIDE#Antarcticahttps://t.co/5s3AP4HvOJpic.twitter.com/HneZpnN4kX— British Antarctic Survey (@BAS_News) April 25, 2022