GALLERY: Tweets and pics from today's March For Choice in Dublin

Thousands of people took to the capital's city centre is support for Repeal The 8th movement

image via Twitter

image via Twitter

Updated: 18.15

The city centre of Dublin was the site of a massive march in support of the Repeal The 8th movement this afternoon.

Early estimates on the number of attendees range from between 20,000 to almost 100,000, as the bad weather failed to deter people from taking part in the March For Choice.

Ailbhe Smyth of the Repeal the 8th Coalition, says today's march shows the support that the pro-choice campaign has gained:

These people spoke to Newstalk about why they came out for today's demonstration: