May 2019

THOUSANDS TO MARCH IN BELFAST CALLING FOR LEGISLATION

2019-05-08T14:53:30+01:00

THOUSANDS TO MARCH IN BELFAST CALLING FOR LEGISLATION Sara Canning, Lyra McKee’s partner, to address rally at Belfast City Hall on Saturday 18 May “If the politicians won’t legislate for equal marriage at Stormont, then the Prime Minister should do it at Westminster. That’s what I told Theresa May at Lyra’s funeral” – Sara Canning

THOUSANDS TO MARCH IN BELFAST CALLING FOR LEGISLATION2019-05-08T14:53:30+01:00

October 2018

NORTHERN IRELAND: DISAPPOINTMENT AND ANGER AS EQUAL MARRIAGE LAW BLOCKED AGAIN

2018-10-26T16:49:21+01:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FRIDAY 26 OCTOBER 2018 NORTHERN IRELAND: DISAPPOINTMENT AND ANGER AS EQUAL MARRIAGE LAW BLOCKED AGAIN “It cannot be right that a single MP has been able to thwart the happiness of thousands in Northern Ireland” - Conor McGinn MP Campaigners for marriage equality in Northern Ireland have expressed their disappointment and anger

NORTHERN IRELAND: DISAPPOINTMENT AND ANGER AS EQUAL MARRIAGE LAW BLOCKED AGAIN2018-10-26T16:49:21+01:00

May 2018

THOUSANDS TO MARCH TO DEMAND MARRIAGE EQUALITY

2018-05-31T13:35:37+01:00

UK government must end denial of rights in Northern Ireland – “There can be no second-class citizens in the UK. It is now up to Theresa May and the UK Government to deliver on the promise of equality.” - Patrick Corrigan March for equal marriage will be led by Belfast Lord Mayor. Rally speakers to

THOUSANDS TO MARCH TO DEMAND MARRIAGE EQUALITY2018-05-31T13:35:37+01:00

April 2018

NEW REPORT: INCREASING SUPPORT FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY ACROSS NORTHERN IRELAND; STILL SOME CONFUSION ABOUT DISTINCTION BETWEEN CIVIL AND RELIGIOUS MARRIAGE

2018-04-26T12:26:21+01:00

Civil Conversations full report available here  “It is good to talk about marriage equality - what it means to LGBT+ couples, and what it means to the rest of the community” – Clare Moore A new report, due to be published today (Thursday), demonstrates increased support for marriage equality across most sections of the Northern Ireland

NEW REPORT: INCREASING SUPPORT FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY ACROSS NORTHERN IRELAND; STILL SOME CONFUSION ABOUT DISTINCTION BETWEEN CIVIL AND RELIGIOUS MARRIAGE2018-04-26T12:26:21+01:00

January 2018

WELCOME FOR N.I.O. MOVE ON MARRIAGE EQUALITY – CAMPAIGNERS

2018-01-24T14:55:43+00:00

Responding to news of the recruitment of staff by the Northern Ireland Office to work on equality and human rights issues, including marriage equality, Director of The Rainbow Project, John O’Doherty said: “We welcome this appointment of a senior civil servant within the Northern Ireland Office, apparently with a remit to help bring marriage equality

WELCOME FOR N.I.O. MOVE ON MARRIAGE EQUALITY – CAMPAIGNERS2018-01-24T14:55:43+00:00

IF STORMONT CAN’T DELIVER MARRIAGE EQUALITY, THEN WESTMINSTER MUST – CAMPAIGNERS URGE SECRETARY OF STATE

2018-01-22T09:58:57+00:00

Campaigners want meeting with Secretary of State as talks due to resume   Campaigners for civil marriage equality in Northern Ireland have written to Secretary of State Karen Bradley to urge that the issue is part of any settlement to restore devolution to Stormont. Failing that, the campaigners want the Westminster government to introduce legislation

IF STORMONT CAN’T DELIVER MARRIAGE EQUALITY, THEN WESTMINSTER MUST – CAMPAIGNERS URGE SECRETARY OF STATE2018-01-22T09:58:57+00:00

December 2017

MARRIAGE EQUALITY CALL TO BROKENSHIRE ON 12TH ANNIVERSARY OF UK’S FIRST CIVIL PARTNERSHIPS

2017-12-19T10:08:45+00:00

SIGN THE PETITION NOW Campaigners have issued a call, on the twelfth anniversary of the UK’s first civil partnerships, for Secretary of State James Brokenshire to legislate for civil marriage equality in Northern Ireland. Tomorrow (December 19th)  marks the twelfth anniversary of the UK’s first civil partnerships, which came into effect in Northern Ireland on

MARRIAGE EQUALITY CALL TO BROKENSHIRE ON 12TH ANNIVERSARY OF UK’S FIRST CIVIL PARTNERSHIPS2017-12-19T10:08:45+00:00

FIGHT FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY REACHES SILVER SCREEN IN BELFAST

2017-12-12T16:50:35+00:00

Irish Minister Katherine Zappone says success of campaign in Northern Ireland is assured   Katherine Zappone available for interview   A documentary film featuring Katherine Zappone, the Irish children’s minister, and her late wife Ann Louise Gilligan will be given a private screening in Belfast this evening as part of the campaign for marriage equality

FIGHT FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY REACHES SILVER SCREEN IN BELFAST2017-12-12T16:50:35+00:00

November 2017

Australia’s marriage equality campaign leader urges law change in Northern Ireland

2017-11-15T09:45:16+00:00

The Fermanagh-born head of Australia’s marriage equality campaign has called for equal marriage in Northern Ireland following the historic Yes vote in Australia’s postal ballot.   Tiernan Brady, Director of Australians for Equality which runs the Equality Campaign for marriage equality in Australia, said:   “Today is a joyful day. It is a day when

Australia’s marriage equality campaign leader urges law change in Northern Ireland2017-11-15T09:45:16+00:00

Westminster must now legislate for marriage equality – Love Equality

2017-11-02T12:51:49+00:00

Westminster must now legislate for marriage equality in Northern Ireland following the collapse of the inter-party talks to restore devolved government in the province, say Love Equality campaigners. Patrick Corrigan, of the Love Equality campaign for civil marriage equality in Northern Ireland, will tell a meeting in Westminster tonight (2 November) that it is now

Westminster must now legislate for marriage equality – Love Equality2017-11-02T12:51:49+00:00
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