18th May 2015
Campaigners reject equalities minister’s claim on scale of opposition to gay marriage
12:00 PM — Residents of Gosport have reacted with scepticism to a claim by the new equalities minister that her constituents opposed same-sex marriage "at a ratio of 100 to one".
15th May 2015
New equalities minister: My constituents opposed same-sex marriage ‘one hundred to one’
5:28 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. The new Minister for Equalities has explained her decision to vote against same-sex marriage, claiming her constituents asked her to oppose it "at a ratio of 100 to one".
12th May 2015
Here’s how David Cameron’s new team voted on same-sex marriage
3:51 PM — As David Cameron appoints his new ministers, we take a look at how they voted on same-sex marriage.
David Cameron appoints anti-gay marriage MP to be minister for equalities
10:06 AM — A Tory MP who previously said the state had "no right" to redefine marriage, and who voted against same-sex marriage, has been appointed minister for equalities.
11th May 2015
Baroness Stowell who led same-sex marriage through the Lords, promoted in reshuffle
10:09 AM — The Tory peer responsible for guiding the same-sex marriage legislation for England and Wales through the House of Lords has been promoted in the ongoing Government reshuffle.
16th April 2015
Lib Dem spoof site claims a Tory-UKIP coalition would abolish equal marriage
2:41 PM — The Liberal Democrats have claimed on an official parody website that equal marriage could be abolished, if the Conservatives go into coalition with UKIP and the Northern Irish DUP.
13th April 2015
Tory candidate brags about voting against same-sex marriage in re-election bid
10:39 AM — A Tory candidate has bragged about voting against same-sex marriage as one of the reasons voters should re-elect him next month. Speaking to his local paper, Tory candidate Bob Blackman was asked to list 5 reasons why he should be voted as an MP on 7 May. The main reason he gave was the fact that he voted […]
12th April 2015
Anti-gay marriage group backs Tory who voted against same-sex marriage
3:03 PM — A lobbying group that opposes same-sex marriage is delivering leaflets praising a Conservative who voted against equality.
11th April 2015
Lib Dem minister: I wouldn’t vote for a Lib Dem who opposed equal marriage
3:30 PM — Liberal Democrat minister Stephen Williams has admitted he would find it "impossible" to vote for some of his colleagues who voted against same-sex marriage.
10th April 2015
Bishop of Buckingham: Gay clergy live in ‘a culture of fear’ over same-sex relationships
4:20 PM — The Bishop of Buckingham Dr Alan Wilson has said gay clergy live in "a culture of fear and intimidation" and that there is a "real injustice" about not allowing them to marry.
29th March 2015
One year on: 10 predictions about same-sex marriage that didn’t come true
1:17 PM — On the anniversary of same-sex marriage in England and Wales, we look back at some of the most surreal and bizarre predictions.
26th March 2015
Ed Miliband: I admire David Cameron’s commitment to same-sex marriage
10:21 PM — Ed Miliband has said among the two things he most admires about David Cameron is his commitment to same-sex marriage.
15th March 2015
UKIP candidate questioned if storms were ‘God’s reply’ to same-sex marriage
12:01 PM — A second UKIP politician questioned whether storms that battered the country were caused by same-sex marriage, it has emerged.
8th February 2015
The Queen thinks same-sex marriage is wonderful, Stephen Fry claims
3:32 PM — Stephen Fry has recounted a story of the Queen remarking that same-sex marriage is "wonderful".
22nd January 2015
Congratulations! Tory MP Mike Freer and partner Angelo convert their civil partnership to marriage
6:50 PM — Conservative MP Mike Freer and his civil partner Angelo Crolla today celebrated as they converted their civil partnership to marriage.
11th January 2015
Scotland: Same-sex couple banned from marrying
12:09 PM — A same-sex couple in Scotland were heartbroken to discover they remain banned from marrying.
4th January 2015
Dominican Republic ‘won’t recognise’ same-sex wedding at British embassy
2:58 PM — The Dominican Republic will not recognise the marriage of a same-sex couple, after the pair were allowed to wed at the British embassy.
10th December 2014
Maybe UKIPweather was right… Did same-sex marriage cause the #weatherbomb?
3:53 PM — As same-sex couples up and down the country begin to convert their civil partnerships to marriage, there is one question secretly on everyone's mind - did same-sex marriage cause the 'weather bomb'?
2nd December 2014
Peer who said same-sex marriage would lead to ‘immorality’ fights for humanist weddings
9:26 AM — Baroness Butler-Sloss, who staunchly opposed same-sex marriage during last year's debates, has said now that it is legal, there is no reason humanist weddings should not be allowed to take place.
28th November 2014
Jersey: Same-sex marriage bill won’t include ‘spousal veto’ for trans people
7:59 PM — Jersey's planned equal marriage bill will exclude a controversial 'spousal veto' clause, which can stop trans people gaining legal gender recognition.