8th May 2015
Gay Tory Nigel Evans re-elected after false rape allegations
5:44 AM — Out Conservative MP Nigel Evans has secured re-election, a year after he was cleared of sex abuse allegations.
Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer retains seat amid Labour ‘outing’ allegations 1
5:22 AM — Openly gay Conservative Vice Chair Mike Freer has been re-elected as an MP - amid claims that Labour canvassers were telling religious voters about his sexuality.
Bob Blackman, who wants Tories to re-introduce Section 28, re-elected as MP 1
4:35 AM — Conservative MP Bob Blackman, who said his party should re-introduce a ban on the 'promotion' of homosexuality in schools, has clung onto his seat in Harrow East.
Tory MP who compared same-sex marriage to polygamy re-elected
4:21 AM — Tory MP Matthew Offord, who compared same-sex marriage to polygamy and branded it an "attack on religion", has been re-elected.
Former Stonewall campaigner Wes Streeting elected as MP 1
3:59 AM — Stonewall's former Head of Education Wes Streeting has been elected as a Labour MP for Ilford North.
Lib Dem equalities minister Jo Swinson loses out to SNP
3:06 AM — Liberal Democrat equalities minister Jo Swinson has lost her seat to the Scottish National Party.
Labour’s Douglas Alexander unseated by 20-year-old student 3
2:41 AM — Labour's Shadow Foreign Secretary Douglas Alexander has been unseated by a 20-year-old student who was standing for the SNP.
Will the UK break the record for most gay MPs?
1:52 AM — The UK is projected to elect more openly LGB MPs than anywhere else in the world.
7th May 2015
Shadow equalities minister Sharon Hodgson re-elected as an MP
11:47 PM — The Labour Party's junior shadow equalities minister, Sharon Hodgson, has increased her majority.
Exit polls project a Conservative lead but short of a majority 6
10:06 PM — Polling stations have closed in the UK, with an exit poll suggesting that the Conservative Party is heading towards a victory.
5th May 2015
Can’t decide who to vote for? Strictly Come Polling… 5
6:56 PM — Seven leaders, one pole. The politicians dance off for your approval.
3rd May 2015
Paul O’Grady will leave the country if David Cameron is Prime Minister again 41
10:07 AM — Comedian Paul O'Grady has said he will move to Venice if David Cameron is elected as Prime Minister again.
30th April 2015
David Cameron pledges on helping people to buy and tackling LGBT homelessness 7
10:17 AM — The Prime Minister has made pledges on helping young, first-time buyers to own their own home, as well as tackling LGBT homelessness.
29th April 2015
David Cameron attacked by Christians for pledge to end gay ‘cure’ therapies 83
1:28 PM — David Cameron has been condemned by a Christian group for a pledge to end "profoundly wrong" gay ‘cure’ therapies.
Q&A: David Cameron pledges to end gay cure therapies and consider Gender X passports 4
12:59 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. David Cameron has pledged to in a Q&A with PinkNews to
23rd April 2015
This sex toy company has made blow-up versions of party leaders for the ‘general erection’ 7
5:26 PM — Sex-toy company Bondara.co.uk has created a new range of blow up dolls in the likenesses of political party leaders ahead of next month's "general erection".
David Cameron: I will ‘never validate’ the DUP on its opposition to gay rights 5
12:14 AM — Prime Minister David Cameron has said he "will never validate" the DUP on its stance against same-sex marriage and other LGBT issues.
20th April 2015
David Cameron, Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband praise HIV prevention drug PrEP 6
12:12 PM — The three main political party leaders in the UK have all praised the HIV prevention drug PrEP.
14th April 2015
Tory manifesto includes commitment to scrap the Human Rights Act 19
4:23 PM — The Tory manifesto includes a pledge to scrap the Human Rights Act, and replace it with a "British Bill of Rights".
Conservatives pledge to pardon historic gay sex offences in manifesto 19
12:32 PM — The Conservative Party has pledged to extend pardons to gay men convicted of historic sex offences.