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This Dublin pub is offering free pints if the marriage referendum is passed

The Back Page in Phibsborough wants to help people celebrate (or commiserate).

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WONDERING HOW to celebrate if the marriage referendum passes on Saturday? Look no further.

The Back Page (formerly the Red Windmill) in Phibsborough is so hopeful for a Yes vote that they’re offering free pints for all when the results come in.

And even if it doesn’t, they’ll still stand everyone a round, because they’re sound like that.

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Shane Linehan of The Back Page told that they’ve brewed up a new beer for the occasion:

It’s called Same Sex Saison, and it was brewed especially for a Yes vote. We’ve been working on it for around three months, so we’re delighted it’s arrived in time for the referendum.

If you have a sup of Same Sex Saison, you’ll also be doing your bit for charity – one euro from every pint sold goes to the Transgender Equality Network Ireland.

And what do the punters think of the beer? “People love it,” said Shane.

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