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UK: Labour gay couple become council leader and civic mayor in Hartlepool

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  1. Well done guys, quite a breakthrough.

  2. Groundbreaking and Hartlepool too.
    Good luck guys

  3. Marcwebbo3 3 May 2013, 4:38pm

    Delighted for them both….and well done voters of Hartlepool for showing that your sexuality doesnt matter

  4. Congrats!!!!! Well done.

    1. Straight Talking 10 May 2013, 5:03pm

      Just recently one of then was forced to resign as a Trustee of a council funded Group (run by a personal friend of the two) that had to pay £9000 compensation to a cleaner who they were paying at less than the minimum wage.

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