MPs fiercely debate the rights for gay couples to marry

Hansard has recorded all the comments at today's wide-ranging and passionate debate ahead of the vote on the second reading of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill.

To read all of the entries into the debate click here.


PM defends gay marriage

David Cameron has defended his plan to legalise gay marriage saying 'I'm a great supporter of marriage'. MPs have backed the plan by 400 votes to 175 in the Commons yesterday.