The reigning couple were welcomed to the town by the Mayor, Guy Coëme, and Minister of Education, Ms. Marie-Dominique Simonet at the City Hall. Whilst there Their Majesties, along with local dignitaries, celebrated the 25th anniversary the Conseil Communal des Enfants “… created in 1987 it was the first of its kind in Belgium…” according to various sources.
Afterward, King Albert II and Queen Paola visited the Bettincourt Language Immersion School where they interacted with students who are currently learning Dutch “…until their fourth year of primary education.”
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Sources: La Monarchie Belge and 7sur7