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Out and proud

People pictured at the Gay Pride parade in Belfast City Centre hold up pictures of DUP MP Iris Robinson, who called homosexuality an abomination

People pictured at the Gay Pride parade in Belfast City Centre hold up pictures of DUP MP Iris Robinson, who called homosexuality an abomination

Heavy rain fell during Saturday's parade

Heavy rain fell during Saturday's parade

A protester is confronted by a Pride parade participant

A protester is confronted by a Pride parade participant

A protester holds up a bible as the Pride parade passes in Belfast City Centre

A protester holds up a bible as the Pride parade passes in Belfast City Centre

Despite the rain and controversy there was still humour on display

Despite the rain and controversy there was still humour on display

The annual parade took place in the aftermath of controversial comments from a Northern Ireland MP

The annual parade took place in the aftermath of controversial comments from a Northern Ireland MP



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