23rd May 2015
David Cameron congratulates Ireland on victory for same-sex marriage 4
8:45 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron has congratulated the Republic of Ireland, for passing same-sex marriage in a landslide public vote.
18th May 2015
David Cameron and Harriet Harman pay tribute to ‘most diverse’ Parliament 6
3:33 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron and acting Labour leader Harriet Harman have both paid tribute to the most diverse House of Commons of all time.
15th May 2015
Nicola Sturgeon: Repealing the Human Rights Act threatens progress on LGBT rights 35
1:15 PM — Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has issued a warning over David Cameron's plans to repeal the Human Rights Act.
12th May 2015
Here’s how David Cameron’s new team voted on same-sex marriage 5
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 115
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
Here’s how the new Cabinet voted on same-sex marriage 26
2:26 PM — As David Cameron appoints his new Cabinet, we take a look at how they voted on same-sex marriage.
Baroness Stowell who led same-sex marriage through the Lords, promoted in reshuffle 3
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.
10th May 2015
Tories to push ahead with plans to repeal Human Rights Act 111
3:18 PM — The Conservatives are set to push ahead with plans to repeal the Human Rights Act and replace it with a British Bill of Rights.
9th May 2015
Nicky Morgan remains education secretary and equalities minister in reshuffle 16
10:49 PM — Nicky Morgan will remain as education secretary and minister for women and equalities, it has been announced.
Could Angela Eagle be the first lesbian Labour leader? 10
3:07 PM — Rumours are circulating that Angela Eagle plans to throw her hat in the ring for the Labour leadership.
8th May 2015
Does the UK now have the most LGB elected MPs in the world? 45
5:19 PM — According to new research, the number of LGB MPs elected to the House of Commons today means the UK has the most in the world.
Ed Miliband stands down as Labour leader 31
12:16 PM — Ed Miliband has confirmed that he is to step down as the leader of the Labour Party following disappointing results at the general election.
Nick Clegg celebrates same-sex marriage as he steps down as Lib Dem leader 11
11:40 AM — Following a devastating defeat for the Lib Dems at the general election this week, Nick Clegg has announced his resignation as party leader, noting same-sex marriage as one of the party's greatest achievements.
First out gay Lib Dem MP Stephen Williams loses his seat 1
10:48 AM — The Liberal Democrats' first out gay MP Stephen Williams has lost his Bristol West seat after a devastating night for his party.
Out Tory Eric Ollerenshaw loses Lancaster and Fleetwood seat to Labour
10:01 AM — Conservative Eric Ollerenshaw, who recently recently reflected on his 35-year relationship with his late partner Michael, has lost his Lancaster and Fleetwood seat.
Labour’s shadow equalities minister Gloria De Piero holds Ashfield seat
6:35 AM — Labour's shadow equalities minister Gloria De Piero has retained her seat in Ashfield with a strong majority.
Equalities Minister Nicky Morgan wins re-election
6:16 AM — Conservative equalities minister Nicky Morgan has been re-elected an MP in Loughborough, despite fears she would lose her seat to Labour.
George Galloway, who claims Iran doesn’t execute gays, loses seat to Labour 17
6:09 AM — The Controversial Respect MP George Galloway has been defeated as an MP in Bradford West.
Gay Lib Dem minister David Laws loses his seat 2
5:58 AM — Gay Lib Dem cabinet minister David Laws has lost his seat - despite being one his party's most senior figures.
Labour’s first out trans candidate Emily Brothers loses out in Sutton and Cheam
5:53 AM — Labour's first out trans Parliamentary candidate has failed to be elected in Sutton and Cheam.