Same-sex marriage campaigners hail Commons vote but ‘not fully celebrating’

Same-sex marriage campaigners in Northern Ireland have put full celebrations on hold after the latest Commons vote.

Further progress was made following Thursday’s Westminster division but the draft legislation has not yet become law, the Love Equality group said.

Amendments on the issue were approved by the House of Commons.

The Bill is expected to return to the House of Lords on Monday.

John O’Doherty, director of The Rainbow Project, part of the Love Equality coalition, said: “Equal marriage is on its way to Northern Ireland.

“This…
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