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.
Tory MP who compared same-sex marriage to polygamy re-elected 1
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.
Lib Dem minister Simon Hughes unseated by Labour 3
4:13 AM — Bisexual Lib Dem minister Simon Hughes has lost his seat to Labour.
Lib Dem Lynne Featherstone, who introduced same-sex marriage, loses her seat 2
4:09 AM — The Liberal Democrat minister responsible for introducing same-sex marriage has been unseated as an MP.
7th May 2015
Polls open in UK General Election
7:00 AM — The polls have opened across the UK, as the country votes to elect a new government.
6th May 2015
Moroccan hotel denies refusing booking from British same-sex couple 41
7:52 PM — A Moroccan hotel has denied it was responsible for rejecting the booking of a British gay couple on the grounds of their sexuality.
Review: Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin get over their gay husbands in ‘Grace and Frankie’ 3
6:43 PM — PinkNews reporter Nick Duffy reviews Netflix series Grace and Frankie, which stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin.
This couple are ‘appalled’ that their photo is on an anti-gay marriage poster in Ireland
4:48 PM — A couple who posed for a stock photograph have apparently said they are 'appalled' that they have been featured on a posted for the 'no' to same-sex marriage campaign in Ireland.
Cyprus government approves civil partnerships 3
3:06 PM — The government in Cyprus has approved a bill allowing for same-sex civil partnerships.
Editorial: Reward the heroes and punish the villains of LGBT rights in Parliament 34
12:32 PM — When you go to the ballot box on Thursday, don't abandon the candidates that have been true allies of equality.
Graham Norton: Eurovision will be ‘quite straight’ this year 3
11:28 AM — Graham Norton has predicted that the Eurovision Song Contest will be "straight" this year.
Cuba to hold mass wedding to push for legal recognition of same-sex marriage 3
8:30 AM — LGBT rights activists in Cuba are planning a mass wedding this weekend, with a view to pushing for legal recognition of same-sex marriage.
5th May 2015
Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer: Labour canvassers ‘outing me to religious voters’ 59
8:34 PM — Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer has alleged that Labour canvassers have been telling Orthodox Jewish voters that he is gay - in a bid to stop them from voting for him.
Walmart refused to make ‘gay’ prom cake for viral couple 5
5:18 PM — Walmart has apologised - after refusing to make a cake with the word 'gay' on for two best friends attending prom.
Alabama Senate hearing bill to allow religious objections to any marriage 7
4:54 PM — A Senate committee in Alabama is hearing a proposal to allow people to refuse to perform any marriage for any reason.
Gay hotel owner claims gays are ‘cheap and entitled’ after hosting anti-gay politician 19
4:27 PM — NYC Hotelier Ian Reisner has responded to his controversial meeting with homophobic Sen. Ted Cruz last week by labelling gay men as 'entitled' and 'cheap'.
Fears not enough Irish young people registered to vote in marriage referendum 7
3:22 PM — While polls are looking promising for a Yes vote, there are still 120,000 young people not registered to vote in the Irish referendum.
‘It’s Erection Day!’ declares Conservative leaflet 17
1:10 PM — A Conservative candidate nearly released a leaflet that declares Thursday 'Erection Day'.
4th May 2015
Jason Manford gave this cheeky response to Ireland’s ‘no’ to gay marriage campaign 2
8:22 PM — Comedian Jason Manford has sent a brilliant message to the campaign against marriage equality in Ireland.