26th May 2015
Oops… Anti-gay church blames Ivory Coast for Ireland’s gay marriage result 10
7:01 PM — The Westboro Baptist Church has inadvertently declared its hatred for the Ivory Coast, after printing the Irish flag backwards on protest posters.
JK Rowling has celebrated that Dumbledore could marry Gandalf in Ireland
5:38 PM — The author behind Harry Potter has once again spoken out in support of gay rights, after Ireland voted in favour of same-sex marriage.
25th May 2015
Ireland is already advertising itself as a gay wedding destination 4
7:02 PM — Ireland's tourist board is not wasting any time in promoting the country as a gay wedding destination.
Watch: Irish Senator proposes on live TV after Yes vote 3
6:19 PM — Irish Senator Katherine Zappone proposed on live TV, after her country overwhelmingly passed same-sex marriage into law.
UN head Ban Ki-moon hails ‘historic’ victory for equality in Ireland 1
11:28 AM — UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has praised Ireland, for becoming the first country to pass same-sex marriage by popular vote
23rd May 2015
David Cameron congratulates Ireland on victory for same-sex marriage 4
8:45 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron has congratulated the Republic of Ireland, for passing same-sex marriage in a landslide public vote.
Northern Ireland is now the odd one out on same-sex marriage 87
7:58 PM — Following the victory of same-sex marriage in the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland has grown increasingly isolated on the issue.
Politicians welcome victory for same-sex marriage in Ireland 3
7:34 PM — Politicians and campaigners have hailed a victory for equality in Ireland, as the country passed same-sex marriage by popular vote.
CONGRATULATIONS! Ireland says YES to same-sex marriage by a landslide 55
7:02 PM — The Republic of Ireland has approved same-sex marriage after a referendum on the issue.
Ireland looks set to comfortably approve same-sex marriage 2
11:19 AM — The Republic of Ireland looked set to pass same-sex marriage this morning, with early counts indicated a margin of up to 2:1 for the measure.
22nd May 2015
Polls close in Ireland’s same-sex marriage referendum 18
10:01 PM — Voting has finished across Ireland in a referendum to decide whether same-sex marriage should be legal.
Printer ‘facing action’ after refusing to make civil partnership invitations 2
4:11 PM — A printer in the Republic of Ireland says it is under investigation - after it refused to print civil partnership invitations for a same-sex couple.
Irish people abroad are heading home to vote for same-sex marriage 2
12:54 PM — Irish citizens from across the UK and the world are heading back to their home country to vote for same-sex marriage.
Polls open across Ireland for same-sex marriage referendum 7
7:01 AM — Polls have opened across Ireland for a referendum to decide whether same-sex marriage should be legal.
21st May 2015
Why Ireland is voting on same-sex marriage tomorrow 19
6:42 PM — Voters in Ireland are heading to the polls tomorrow, to vote on proposals to introduce same-sex marriage.
Ireland’s broadcasters cease discussion of same-sex marriage ahead of referendum 5
3:12 PM — A moratorium preventing the discussion of same-sex marriage by broadcasters in Ireland has come into force, ahead of the country's referendum tomorrow.
Writer Colm Toibin: The Catholic Church has no authority on same-sex marriage 8
2:34 PM — Writer Colm Toibin has weighed in one day ahead of Ireland's same-sex marriage referendum to say the Catholic Church "has no moral authority to speak on civil matters".
20th May 2015
Apparently, Benjy the gay bull wants to vote for same-sex marriage in Ireland 1
6:18 PM — Same-sex marriage in Ireland has had a number of big-name celebrity endorsements - and now it's been backed by Benjy the gay bull.
Dear Ireland, here’s ten reasons to vote NO to same-sex marriage 16
5:41 PM — On Friday, Ireland is being asked to vote on a proposal to introduce civil same-sex marriage. We look at ten reasons to vote no.
Stunning pro-equality mural installed on 15th century Irish castle
11:16 AM — An artist has created a special biodegradable mural of a lesbian couple on the side of one of Ireland's historic castles.