Sunday 25 September 2016

Watch: Historic moment as final results in Marriage Equality Referendum declared

Published 23/05/2015 | 15:08

Molly Croke, Adam Bowe, Lucy Bowe, Senan Croke and Sadie Bowe from Bray wait for the results of same-sex marriage referendum at Dublin Castle.
Photo: Mark Condren
Molly Croke, Adam Bowe, Lucy Bowe, Senan Croke and Sadie Bowe from Bray wait for the results of same-sex marriage referendum at Dublin Castle. Photo: Mark Condren
John Lyons TD pictured the Marriage Equality Referendum and the Presidential Age Referendum count in the RDS Simmonscourt. Photo Frank Mc Grath

Ireland is set to become the first country in the world to legislate for marriage equality through popular vote on what is shaping up to be a historic day.

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The official result is expected shortly, and will be be declared by the National Returning Officer in St Patrick's Hall at Dublin Castle.

Thousands of people are inside the castle awaiting the official announcement of the marriage equality referendum.

Based on results that have already come in, the Yes vote will win easily.

Watch the live stream below:

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