Marriage 'is a very conservative principle'

Political commentator Iain Dale Credit: Daybreak

Political commentator Iain Dale has told Daybreak that marriage "is a very conservative principle."

"David Cameron should be congratulated for providing the lead on gay marriages," he added.

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Welby set for gay marriage row

The new Archbishop of Canterbury says he stands by the Church of England's criticism of legislation to introduce gay marriage. The Most Rev Justin Welby was formally confirmed in office today.