Public gallery applauds 'historic' vote in Commons

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#Equal marriage vote: 400 in favour, 175 against - history in the making at last!

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First vote result in favour of equal marriage. People in gallery started applauding

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Vote in favour of #equalmarriage passed by 400 to 175 votes An historic and important moment. Proud to have voted.

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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.