Same-sex marriage first for Army sergeant on Cyprus
Alastair Smith, of the 2nd Battalion the Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment, tied the knot with civilian Aaron Weston in Dhekelia, Cyprus, the Ministry of Defence said.
Air Vice Marshal Mike Wigston, the Sovereign Base Area Administrator (SBAA), approved and conducted the ceremony on September 10.
Members of his regiment, nicknamed the Tigers, attended alongside the couple's family and friends.
Pictures shared by the couple on social media showed the men wearing cream trousers and waistcoats, with pink buttonholes and pink bow ties, and embracing for their first kiss by the waterfront at... read more
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