A moment of Irish history ends a long, painful struggle

A moment of Irish history ends a long, painful struggle View Gallery
Repeal supporters gather in the courtyard of Dublin Castle to celebrate the referendum result Pic: Getty

Yesterday’s victory for the Yes side will serve as catharsis for a generation of Irish women who had endured painful experiences

As tallywoman Vanessa O’Sullivan watched the ballot boxes being opened at the RDS in Dublin 4 early yesterday morning, she froze.

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