HIV positive immigrant holds ‘hug me’ sign in Thanet
10:37 AM — Gay rights activist Bisi Alimi was campaigning against Nigel Farage in Thanet South when he was racially abused.
1st May 2015
This magazine is printed in HIV-positive blood 4
2:48 PM — A magazine has caused controversy by printing an issue in the blood of HIV-positive people, in an attempt to challenge stigma.
30th April 2015
Nigel Farage claims Britain is ‘incapable’ of treating HIV because of immigrants 32
11:20 PM — Nigel Farage has claimed during an Ask the Leaders debate that the UK is 'incapable' of treating people with HIV because of immigration.
Comment: HIV care is under threat due to lack of funding, not immigration 5
6:14 PM — The Green Party candidate for Broxtowe, David Kirwan, writes for PinkNews about living with HIV.
29th April 2015
UKIP letter claims British people can’t get HIV treatment because of immigrants 25
7:26 PM — The UK Independence Party has posted a letter from a British man, who claims he can't get adequate treatment for HIV because of "immigrants".
28th April 2015
Third parliamentary candidate reveals he is HIV positive 1
1:27 PM — A third British parliamentary candidate has revealed that he is HIV positive.
24th April 2015
UK’s first HIV self-testing kit allows you to get a result in 15 minutes 13
4:15 PM — The first kits that allow people to quickly test themselves for HIV have gone on sale in the UK.
21st April 2015
America’s Got Talent star reveals he is HIV-positive 3
1:51 PM — America's Got Talent singer Branden James has revealed that he is HIV-positive.
20th April 2015
Sir Elton John named Britain’s most generous celebrity 2
2:41 PM — The Times Giving List has named Sir Elton John as its highest-ranked celebrity.
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.
HIV positive hospital patients are living longer than ever in England
8:39 AM — A rise in the number of hospital admissions for HIV-positive patents in England has been attributed to the fact that those living with the virus are living longer.
18th April 2015
Comment: Would you date an HIV-positive guy? 78
2:52 PM — Matthew Hodson, the Chief Executive of GMFA, writes on the continued stigmatisation of HIV-positive people, and argues that avoiding sex or a relationship with someone HIV-positive is actually a bad strategy.
16th April 2015
Nigel Farage just won’t stop talking about ‘foreigners with HIV’ 42
9:43 PM — Nigel Farage has repeated his claim that the NHS shouldn't treat "foreigners with HIV" - despite his previous statistics being proven to be false.
15th April 2015
Terrence Higgins Trust outlines key HIV issues 1
11:40 AM — The UK's largest HIV charity has outlined the four key issues it wants the next government to tackle.
14th April 2015
This incredible breakthrough could lead to a vaccine for HIV 4
7:27 PM — A new type of HIV treatment involving the transfusion of a synthetic antibody designed to prevent the virus from attacking human cells has shown startling trial results.
11th April 2015
HIV-positive Lib Dem threatens legal action after UKIP PPC claims he caught it ‘deliberately’ 6
12:55 PM — A Lib Dem Prospective Parliamentary Candidate has said he is considering legal action, after UKIP's Patricia Culligan claimed he contracted HIV on purpose.
UKIP’s Patricia Culligan ‘sorry’ for questioning cost of HIV drugs for Lib Dem candidates 9
12:29 PM — Another of UKIP's Prospective Parliamentary Candidates has been forced to apologise - after questioning the cost of NHS treatment for Lib Dem candidates living with HIV.
8th April 2015
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan might quit rather than serve in Tory-UKIP coalition 12
9:30 AM — Tory Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has suggested she would not rule out quitting, rather than serving in a coalition Government with UKIP.
7th April 2015
Second Lib Dem candidate reveals he is HIV positive 11
7:55 PM — A second Prospective Parliamentary Candidate has revealed that his is HIV positive - and has condemned Nigel Farage's comments about the virus.
Writers of play about HIV extend open invite to Nigel Farage 2
2:13 PM — UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been invited to see a new play that busts myths about HIV - after being accused of perpetuating stigma about the condition.