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24 June 2017 19:22 (South Africa)

Icelandic PM becomes world's first head of state in gay marriage

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Johanna Sigurdardottir, Iceland's prime minister, married her long-time partner on Sunday after new laws legalising gay marriage were passed. Sigurdardottir and Jonina Leosdottir had already been in a civil union for some time, though this was not considered a formal marriage under the previous legislation. Read more: The Telegraph

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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