7th May 2015
Cillian Murphy attacks ‘negative use of children’ in the Irish referendum 4
2:39 PM — Actor Cillian Murphy has attacked the “negative” use of children and expressed worry for their welfare during Ireland's same-sex marriage debate.
6th May 2015
This couple are ‘appalled’ that their photo is on an anti-gay marriage poster in Ireland
4:48 PM — A couple who posed for a stock photograph have apparently said they are 'appalled' that they have been featured on a posted for the 'no' to same-sex marriage campaign in Ireland.
Cyprus government approves civil partnerships 3
3:06 PM — The government in Cyprus has approved a bill allowing for same-sex civil partnerships.
5th May 2015
Fears not enough Irish young people registered to vote in marriage referendum 7
3:22 PM — While polls are looking promising for a Yes vote, there are still 120,000 young people not registered to vote in the Irish referendum.
Tánaiste Joan Burton calls No posters ‘sad and demeaning’
10:48 AM — The Tánaiste - Deputy Prime Minister - of the Republic of Ireland has said the posters against same-sex marriage are "sad and demeaning".
This woman posted smiling pictures of the homophobes who sent her vile threats 16
8:35 AM — A Russian woman who was sent vile and abusive homophobic messages on social media has shamed those responsible by posting their photos online.
Founder of French anti-gay National Front suspended from party 7
7:37 AM — The founder and honorary president of the French National Front (FN) has been suspended from the party.
4th May 2015
Jason Manford gave this cheeky response to Ireland’s ‘no’ to gay marriage campaign 2
8:22 PM — Comedian Jason Manford has sent a brilliant message to the campaign against marriage equality in Ireland.
Gay rights activists allowed to march in Russian May Day parade 19
1:57 PM — Despite a federal anti-gay law, LGBT rights activists and allies were allowed at the weekend to march in a May Day parade in Russia.
2nd May 2015
Dublin women kissing in front of an anti-gay protester go viral 19
3:35 PM — Two women were photographed defiantly kissing in front of an anti-same sex marriage protester.
Irish priest says ‘ordinary people’ being intimidated into voting for equal marriage 178
12:16 PM — A commentator in the Republican of Ireland has expressed his disbelief that "ordinary citizens" really support equal marriage.
1st May 2015
Russian MP thinks Apple’s free U2 album was ‘gay propaganda’ 21
6:54 PM — A Russian politician has claimed that Apple's decision to give iTunes users a free U2 album was a ploy to make people turn gay.
Roisin Murphy: Irish same-sex marriage referendum will be a ‘cake walk’ 6
5:18 PM — Irish singer Róisín Murphy has predicted that Ireland's upcoming referendum on same-sex marriage will be a victory for equality.
29th April 2015
Spectator editor denies complaining that Eurovision is ‘too gay’ 11
6:14 PM — The editor of the Spectator has rubbished reports that he claimed the Eurovision Song Contest has become "too gay".
Sherlock star Andrew Scott shows his support for same-sex marriage in Ireland
5:46 PM — Sherlock actor Andrew Scott has shown his support for same-sex marriage, ahead of Ireland's referendum.
Leaflets linking homosexuality to Hitler and the Moors Murderers handed out in Dublin 16
1:54 PM — Homophobic leaflets likening homosexuals to paedophiles and gang rapists have been handed out in Dublin.
Top EU court: Bans on gay blood ‘may be justified’ 10
12:03 PM — A top European court has ruled that some countries refusing to allow gay or bisexual men to donate blood "may be justified".
Scott Mills and Mel Giedroyc confirmed as Eurovision semi-final hosts
10:19 AM — The BBC has confirmed Scott Mills and Mel Giedroyc as the presenters of the Eurovision Song Contest semi-finals.
28th April 2015
Watch: Mrs Brown has a message for Ireland ahead of equal marriage vote 4
2:28 PM — One of Ireland's biggest TV stars has released a video in support of equal marriage.
Irish Health Minister: A no vote on gay marriage would be ‘worse than losing my seat’
9:59 AM — Irish Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said a no vote in the referedum on same-sex marriage would be "worse than losing my seat".