Thousands at equal marriage rallies in Belfast and Derry

Thousands at equal marriage rallies in Belfast and Derry
 

Thousands of people are taking part in a rally in Belfast calling for the legalisation of same-sex marriage.
A simultaneous rally is taking place in Londonderry.
Among those taking part in the Belfast rally are Lord Mayor Nuala McAllister and NI-born Labour MP Conor McGinn.
Last month, a bill brought by Mr McGinn to bring same-sex marriage to NI was blocked from moving to the next stage at Westminster.
Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK and Ireland where same-sex marriage is still illegal.
Deadlock over the issue has dogged Stormont for years.
The last time MLAs debated it a... read more

 
2 June 2018 in Regional, Views: 52
Source: BBC
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