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.
19th November 2014
Q&A: When can I convert my civil partnership to marriage? And other questions
12:11 PM — Last month the Government announced revised regulations for converting from civil partnerships to marriage, and yesterday those regulations were approved by the House of Lords.
12th November 2014
Green Party leader: David Cameron showed real ‘leadership’ and ‘courage’ over equal marriage
5:35 PM — Green Party leader Natalie Bennett has praised David Cameron for legalising same-sex marriage.
29th October 2014
EXCLUSIVE: Nicky Morgan would ‘probably’ vote for equal marriage today
12:11 AM — Nicky Morgan has exclusively spoken to PinkNews about her regret on not voting for same-sex marriage.
22nd October 2014
Conservative Jewish Masorti movement approves equal marriage
6:16 PM — The British conservative Jewish Masorti movement has joined Liberal and Reform groups in allowing Rabbis to perform same-sex marriages.
3rd October 2014
Couples converting from civil partnerships will get backdated marriage certificates
12:50 PM — The government has confirmed that backdated marriage certificates will be issued to couples converting their civil partnerships to marriages.
1st October 2014
Poll finds that same-sex marriage was most popular Tory policy
1:55 PM — A new poll has found that more of the British public perceive that the only Conservative policy which has been "good for Britain" is the introduction of same-sex marriage, than think it was bad.
30th September 2014
Veteran Tory: Introducing same-sex marriage ‘was a political disaster’
2:29 PM — A veteran Tory MP has said he thought introducing same-sex marriage "was a disaster" politically, as it “looked like a distraction”.
28th September 2014
Church in Wales to consider performing same-sex marriages
11:58 AM — The Church in Wales has launched a consultation to evaluate whether it should solemnise same-sex marriages.
27th September 2014
Tory MP who supported same-sex marriage defects to UKIP
2:58 PM — Conservative MP Mark Reckless, who voted in favour of same-sex marriage, has announced his defection to the United Kingdom Independence Party.
16th September 2014
Anti-gay marriage Tory MP tables bill for straight civil partnerships
12:02 PM — A former children’s minister who was accused of trying to “wreck” the government’s same-sex marriage law has tabled a bill for heterosexual civil partnerships.
10th September 2014
10 catastrophes that never happened after same-sex marriage became legal
12:41 PM — We take a look back at some of the most surreal and bizarre attempts to curb the passing of equal marriage to date.
7th September 2014
Spiritualist Church holds first same-sex wedding
1:04 PM — A Tamworth same-sex couple have become the first to marry inside a Spiritualist church.
2nd September 2014
Glastonbury celebrates first same-sex marriage
12:15 PM — The town of Glastonbury is celebrating its first same-sex marriage as David and Colin Kreps tied the knot on August 27.
Clacton by-election date announced for anti-gay marriage Tory defector
11:33 AM — The date of the Clacton by-election for UKIP candidate Douglas Carswell has been announced.