Strong yes vote recorded in Wicklow

Wicklow has voted strongly in favour of the Marriage referendum, which looks set to be passed by a 2 to 1 majority across the country.

In Wickow,  68.36% of those that turned out voted yes in the referendum.

In many parts of the Country, turn out was higher than 60% and in some cases, voter turnout was higher than it had been in the last general election.

Speaking this afternoon, Minister for Justice Francis Fitzgerald said “It’s a historic day in Ireland. This is democracy in action.

“We have asked the people and the people have spoken.”

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