Our many customers who have found love in Ukraine with our Ukrainian members are waiting for the opportunity to get married; or just to see each other again. Many Franco-Ukrainian couples in our marriage agency Au coeur de l’Est have been separated by the closure of the borders, and now remain separated by the special conditions imposed on travellers.
Sebastien and Anna, who testified a few months ago, managed to get married on June 10, 2020, when their wedding was scheduled for April 25. It was the first post-confinement marriage recorded by their commune, and it was the subject of an article in the local newspaper La Voix du Nord.
The first post-covid marriages resumed in Salome and La Bassée to the delight of the bride and groom and the elected
In Salome, Pierre Canesse celebrated a marriage not banal that united a French with a Ukrainian. “Our union was scheduled for April 25th, it was still engraved on our alliances” recalls Sébastien ——–, maintenance manager, who had to wait another six weeks before passing the ring on the finger of Hannah ——–, head of the university’s department. The mayor requested the services of a translator when reading the marriage certificate assisted in his task by Jean-Michel Horeelbeke, his deputy. “I will now be accompanied at every wedding and in turn by a deputy.”
Previously at La Bassée, a smiling Frédéric Cauderlier welcomed Antoine Bollier, store manager and Camille Kupietzki, osteopath, for his very first wedding ceremony. With the key an innovation linked to the respect of sanitary measures with the broadcast on a screen in the hall of the town hall which allowed to limit the number of people together in the same room.