Same-sex couples celebrate marriage rights breakthrough in Northern Ireland

One of the first same-sex couples in the UK to have a civil partnership will be popping open a bottle of champagne at midnight as marriage rights move a step closer.

The move comes after MPs voted in July for legislation which requires the Government to extend same-sex marriage to the region if devolution is not restored by October 21.

Same-sex couples and marriage equality campaigners gathered on Monday at the Merchant Hotel in Belfast for some early...
source: Reading Chronicle

2019-10-21 17:02
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