Conservative chairman rules out ‘pacts and deals’ with UKIP 1
6:13 PM — Grant Shapps, the Chairman of the Conservative Party, has ruled out entering a 'pact' with UKIP after the General Election.
Pro-gay Tory MP Francis Maude to retire 6
11:41 AM — Conservative MP Francis Maude, one of the first senior Tories to engage with the gay community, will not run for re-election in May.
30th January 2015
Boris Johnson: I can’t see what the fuss is about with same-sex marriage 52
12:04 PM — Boris Johnson has dismissed critics of same-sex marriage within the Conservative party, claiming he "can't see what the fuss is about".
27th January 2015
David Cameron remembers gay victims of the Nazis on Holocaust Memorial Day 10
4:33 PM — On Holocaust Memorial Day, Prime Minister David Cameron pays tribute to all those who were persecuted by the Nazis, including gay people.
19th January 2015
Eric Pickles criticised for asking Muslim leaders to promote British values 58
6:24 PM — Local government secretary Eric Pickles is under fire, after writing a letter to Muslim leaders about the dangers of extremism.
18th January 2015
London mayoral hopeful Ivan Massow expecting a baby with lesbian couple 9
12:47 PM — Gay rights campaigner Ivan Massow - who is running for Mayor of London - has announced he is expecting a baby.
16th January 2015
Conservative MP: ‘Coming out’ as a Tory atheist is as hard as being a gay Tory 18
6:07 PM — A departing Tory MP has 'come out' as an atheist - and says it's as hard to be non-religious within the Conservative party as it is to be a gay Tory.
10th January 2015
David Cameron: Same-sex marriage was one of my proudest achievements in 2014 25
11:44 AM — Prime Minister David Cameron has hailed the introduction of same-sex marriage as one of his proudest achievements in 2014.
4th January 2015
David Cameron: I get lots of invites to same-sex weddings, I’ll go to one soon 4
12:00 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron has revealed that he receives lots of invites to same-sex wedding ceremonies.
2nd January 2015
10 predictions for how the world could change in 2015 2
4:09 PM — As 2015 is set to become a defining year for equality, we count down our ten predictions for the year ahead.
29th December 2014
The top 10 PinkNews UK stories of 2014 2
3:13 PM — As the year of 2014 close, PinkNews looks back on the top 10 most significant stories to come out of the UK.
28th December 2014
PinkNews poll: Nick Clegg named most gay-friendly leader, but party support collapses 49
4:55 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has been named the most gay friendly party leader by PinkNews readers - but support for the Lib Dems has plummeted.
13th December 2014
Tory peer who gave powerful same-sex marriage speech becomes first to retire 7
4:18 PM — An elderly Tory peer who gave a moving speech in support of same-sex marriage will make history as the first member of the House of Lords to publicly retire.
1st December 2014
Equalities Minister Nicky Morgan ‘could be unseated’ by student vote 5
4:46 PM — Equalities minister Nicky Morgan is under threat of losing her seat at the General Election, according to a report.
24th November 2014
Gay rights opponent Sir Edward Leigh met with convicted paedophile 13
3:12 PM — Tory MP Sir Edward Leigh - who claimed that gays would "mangle" marriage - has defended bringing a convicted paedophile to Parliament.
Ivan Massow to run for Mayor of London 26
12:46 PM — Gay rights campaigner and entrepreneur Ivan Massow has announced that he will run for Mayor of London.
23rd November 2014
Michael Fabricant reveals sex life after ‘KGB style’ Mail interview 9
7:14 PM — Tory MP Michael Fabricant has revealed details about his private life in what he described to PinkNews as a 'KGB style' interview by the Mail on Sunday.
22nd November 2014
Gay rights pioneer Edwina Currie joins I’m A Celebrity 2
9:23 PM — Former Conservative minister Edwina Currie, who pioneered attempts for an equal age of consent, has entered the jungle on I'm A Celebrity.
21st November 2014
Conservatives ‘disown’ comments by former candidate attacking ‘mincing puffs’ at pride 10
8:07 PM — Tory councillors in Ashton-under-Lyne have laid into the party's former deputy chair, after he ranted about "puffs mincing around" at Pride parades.
Tory deputy chair: Pride march is ‘a bunch of puffs mincing across town’ 104
4:00 PM — The deputy chairman of a local Conservative branch has attacked a Pride parade as "a bunch of puffs mincing across Ashton".