Collins. Age: 31.
They are an utterly modern family; two children by IVF, two sets of doting grandparents, a mixed marriage between two professional women and a plethora of male role models. As Northern Ireland steps out of a hugely successful Pride Week, and moves closer to the possibility of equal marriage, mums Pamela and Kate, are preparing for another busy few months. We want our children to have parents who are married in the eyes of the law, we want all the rights marriage brings other couples. Pamela, 40, and year-old Kate, who also works in the public sector, met at an engagement party for friends in
Marley. Age: 25.
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The father of two, who had been undergoing treatment for cancer, "died in Howth surrounded by his family" after a long illness, RTE announced. In a statement, his family said: "It is with sadness that Kathleen, Crona and Suzy wish to announce that their beloved Gay has died peacefully at home today, surrounded by his family. RTE director-general, Dee Forbes, called him "a household name" and "an exceptional broadcaster whose unique and ground-breaking style contributed so much to the development of radio and television in this country. My deepest sympathies to Kathleen and his family.
Charli. Age: 25.
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Liam Collins. Although a child of the South Circular Road, Howth was probably the place he loved most - if only slightly ahead of Dungloe, Co Donegal, where he and Kathleen kept a holiday cottage and spent every summer. In life people mostly left him alone when he lived in Howth, and they were equally respectful in death.
Roxane Gay born October 15,    is an American writer, professor, editor, and commentator. Gay was an assistant professor at Eastern Illinois University for four years before joining Purdue University as an associate professor of English. Inshe announced that she was leaving Purdue to become a visiting professor at Yale University.