31st December 2014
Scotland: Preacher warns of ‘Biblical consequences’ over equal marriage 33
11:08 AM — A Fife preacher has claimed the Scottish Government’s legalisation of equal marriage will have “Biblical consequences”.
Congratulations! The first gay couple has married in Scotland 6
12:17 AM — As Scotland's same-sex marriage bill came into force this evening one couple married on the stroke of midnight.
30th December 2014
Nick Clegg: Equal marriage in Scotland sends a signal to less tolerant nations 12
5:28 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has congratulated gay and lesbian couples planning to marry from midnight tonight in Scotland.
Scottish equal marriage does more than allow gay couples to tie the knot, by Nicola Sturgeon 16
3:11 PM — Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon writes for PinkNews to welcome the first same-sex marriages which will take place just after midnight tonight.
US: Florida Attorney General asks for ‘clarification’ on same-sex marriage 20
12:13 PM — The Attorney General in the US state of Florida has asked for "appropriate clarification" on whether a ruling on same-sex marriage applies state-wide.
29th December 2014
Gay UKIP politician to stand for Parliament against Alex Salmond 46
6:17 PM — UKIP's only openly gay MEP has revealed that he plans to stand against former SNP leader Alex Salmond when he runs for Parliament.
Same-sex weddings set to begin in Scotland this week 4
5:04 PM — Scotland's first new same-sex weddings will commence on Wednesday, marking same-sex marriage across the entirety of Great Britain.
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.
UKIP candidate poses with Polish far-right leader 10
1:58 PM — A UKIP parliamentary candidate has been photographed with a far-right Polish leader described by Nigel Farage as "utterly reprehensible."
Study: Same-sex couples are less likely to divorce 13
1:07 PM — Same-sex couples are more likely to have stable, long-lasting relationships than straight couples, according to a new study.
28th December 2014
UKIP MP Douglas Carswell: Party shouldn’t tolerate ‘pejorative’ comments 24
2:55 PM — UKIP's first elected MP Douglas Carswell has called for his party to be less tolerant of racist and homophobic comments.
27th December 2014
Five candidates for ‘Briton of the Year’ who are not Nigel Farage 10
9:02 PM — On the announcement that UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been named 'Briton of the Year' by the Times Newspaper, here are just a few people who probably deserve the honour a bit more.
Egypt reduces jail time for men in ‘gay wedding’ video 7
2:30 PM — Several men who were jailed for appearing in a video which appeared to show a mock same-sex wedding have had their jail sentences reduced at appeal.
26th December 2014
UKIP local Chairman: ‘I obviously regret’ joining the National Front 318
1:13 PM — UKIP's Martyn Heale says he regrets being a member of the National Front in the 1970s.
25th December 2014
US: Florida same-sex couple denied divorce 3
3:14 PM — An appeals court in Miami has denied a same-sex couple the right to divorce.
WATCH: Bishop condemns Church treatment of gays in Christmas sermon 21
11:36 AM — A Church of England Bishop has delivered a sermon in which he condemns the church for its treatment of gay people.
24th December 2014
Why Sir Elton John’s husband is not ‘Sir’ David Furnish 61
1:28 PM — Sir Elton John and David Furnish were finally able to convert their civil partnership to a marriage last week - but the couple still face discrimination when it comes to titles.
Can you guess which party’s voters don’t think ‘poofter’ is offensive? 24
11:02 AM — UKIP voters are the least likely to find the word "poofter" offensive, a poll has found.
23rd December 2014
Comment: Why gay people should support straight civil partnerships 72
5:27 PM — King's College London professor Robert Wintemute writes for PinkNews on the importance of having civil partnerships extended to include straight couples.
UKIP’s Roger Bird to quit as general secretary 1
4:19 PM — UKIP has cleared its General Secretary Roger Bird after a sexual harassment allegation but says he will leave his post early by mutual consent.