Coalition thinks 60% Yes vote possible in referendum

On eve of broadcast-moratorium campaigners believe people have made up their minds

Which way? Yes and No posters on Merrion Street, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Which way? Yes and No posters on Merrion Street, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Senior Government figures are increasingly confident the same-sex marriage referendum will pass. Sources predict the Yes vote could be as high as 60 per cent.

As campaigning enters its final full day ahead of the broadcast moratorium, which takes effect from lunchtime on Thursday, campaigners across the political spectrum believe voters have now largely made up their minds.

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