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.
22nd December 2014
Ed Miliband: It’s important Christians don’t feel marginalised by equal marriage 88
1:10 PM — Ed Miliband has spoken to Christians who feel "marginalised" by the introduction of same-sex marriage.
18th December 2014
Emily Brothers: I don’t want to be ‘that transgender politician’ 3
11:37 AM — Labour party candidate Emily Brothers has said she doesn't want be labelled as a "transgender politician".
10th December 2014
Ed Miliband: Today marks another milestone in marriage equality
2:47 PM — Ed Miliband has congratulated all couples converting their civil partnerships to marriage, saying we have "reached another milestone in marriage equality.
9th December 2014
Ed Miliband welcomes first trans Parliamentary candidate 1
3:33 PM — The leader of the Labour Party Ed Miliband has tweeted his support for a Parliamentary Candidate standing for the party, who came out as transgender in an interview on PinkNews today.
3rd December 2014
Chris Bryant appointed as shadow arts minister in Labour reshuffle 3
6:55 PM — Labour MP Chris Bryant has been named as the new shadow minister for the arts in Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet reshuffle.
1st December 2014
David Cameron: We must tackle the stigma and discrimination associated with HIV 1
4:49 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron has written a message of support for World AIDS Day today, commending the steps forward made in the UK, and calling for more action to be taken around the world in the fight against HIV and AIDS.
Ed Miliband: Nobody anywhere in the world should face discrimination for having HIV 2
4:17 PM — Labour Leader Ed Miliband has made a video in support of World AIDS Day 2014, in which he puts an emphasis on the importance of early diagnosis, and says tackling stigma associated with HIV is hugely important.
18th November 2014
Eleven years ago today saw the end of Section 28 9
9:34 PM — Today marks the 11th anniversary of the end of Section 28, the effective ban on teaching about LGBT issues in schools.
2nd November 2014
Pictures: Here’s everyone who won at the PinkNews awards 3
2:43 PM — The second annual PinkNews Awards took place this week. We break down the winners.
31st October 2014
Michael Cashman: Barbara Windsor set me up with my late partner Paul 5
1:45 PM — Newly appointed Labour LGBT global envoy, Lord Cashman, has revealed he met his late civil partner, Paul Cottingham at a party hosted by former EastEnder's colleague Barbara Windsor who introduced them.
30th October 2014
WATCH: Ed Miliband’s emotional tribute to Michael Cashman’s late partner Paul Cottingham 3
12:32 PM — Watch here the emotional moment Ed Miliband presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to Lord Cashman, as well as a posthumous Award for A Lifetime of Achievement for his late partner Paul Cottingham.
Nicky Morgan heckled at PinkNews Awards as she explains why she now backs same-sex marriage 24
10:44 AM — Nicky Morgan has, at the PinkNews Awards, said she is glad to now celebrate same-sex marriage, despite criticism that she voted against it last year, and was heckled for doing so.
28th October 2014
Lord Cashman takes up seat in House of Lords 9
7:30 PM — Former MEP Lord Michael Cashman has taken up his seat in the House of Lords.
24th October 2014
Ed Miliband, William Hague, Nicky Morgan to present at PinkNews Awards 19
2:10 PM — The PinkNews Awards will take place next week, and among those set to speak and present awards are Ed Miliband, William Hague, Nicky Morgan and Vince Cable.
3rd October 2014
Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer: Labour is scaremongering to argue UK should stay in ECHR 14
4:47 PM — Conservative Party Vice Chair Mike Freer has said it is "typical scaremongering" for the Labour Party to argue that Britain must stay in the European Convention on Human Rights.
Ed Miliband: UK leaving the ECHR would be a disaster for gay people 22
12:16 PM — Labour leader Ed Miliband has said he thinks Tory plans to abandon the European Convention on Human Rights would be a "disaster" for Britons, as it has "protected the rights of victims of crime", including gay people.
23rd September 2014
Ed Miliband: Lord Cashman will be my LGBT rights envoy 7
4:27 PM — Ed Miliband says Lord Michael Cashman will serve as the party’s LGBT rights envoy - at a time when internationally LGBT rights "are going backwards".
8th September 2014
Broadcast guru becomes Ed Miliband’s first out adviser 1
7:58 PM — Ed Miliband has appointed an openly gay broadcaster to his shadow adviser team.
5th September 2014
Stonewall sends rainbow laces to every Premier League footballer to tackle homophobia 12
11:05 AM — Leading gay rights charity Stonewall has sent rainbow laces to every premiership footballer and professional club in Britain in support of gay players and fans.