The decision, which went into effect immediately, makes the Andean mountain nation the fifth country in Latin America to allow gays and lesbians to wed. The president of the Family Division, Sir Mark Pottergave as his reason that "abiding single sex relationships are in no way inferior, nor does English Law suggest that they are by according them recognition under the name of civil partnership", and that marriage was an "age-old institution" which, he suggested, was by "longstanding definition and acceptance" a relationship between a man and a woman.
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It will not be beaten by the government, it will be us - the people. You are advised not to share a car with those outside your household or support bubble, and to use public transport for essential journeys instead.
Local lockdown restrictions and Rule of 6. The following are held by us:. Two men held over refrigerated lorry deaths. You can still go on holiday in the UK or abroad, but you should only do this with people you live with or have a support bubble with. Paul was the life and soul of any party and always lit the room up as soon as he stepped into it.
Lighthouse Labs will be set up in Bracknell and Newcastle upon Tyne in an attempt to boost coronavirus testing. Local lockdown restrictions and Rule of 6 Weddings and civil partnership ceremonies are exempt from the Rule of 6 and local lockdown restrictions although the social distancing restrictions described below still apply.
Paul was the life and soul of any party and always lit the room up as soon as he stepped into it. If you are interested in booking a ceremony to take place from 1 September onwards please contact the Register Office by phone at and ask for Registrars or email registrars newcastle.
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If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Before and during the formation of the United Kingdom , Christianity and homosexuality were seen to clash. Imam Abesamad Abdellaoui. BBC Archives. Same-sex marriage is legal and performed in the three Crown dependencies of Britain and in nine of the fourteen Overseas Territories.
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