4th May 2015
Eddie Izzard speaks out against ‘violent and aggressive’ nationalist supporters 30
9:11 PM — Comedian Eddie Izzard has spoken out against what he described as "violent" and "aggressive" nationalists protesters who attempted to drown out a Labour campaign visit.
30th April 2015
The guy who polls Grindr users on their voting intentions is back for the general election… 2
12:22 PM — Tumblr user Tom Court, who last year polled hundreds of Grindr users on their Scottish independence referendum voting intentions is back, and asking users their intentions ahead of next week's general election.
28th April 2015
Stonewall removes ‘misleading’ election manifesto graphic 11
6:48 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. LGBT rights charity Stonewall has pulled an election graphic - after being accused of misrepresenting the views of some political parties.
Watch: Ed Miliband gets schooled on LGBT rights in Northern Ireland 17
5:58 PM — Ed Miliband has been challenged to take a stronger stance calling for gay rights in Northern Ireland.
Lib Dem Minister and senior Tory slam Stonewall over ‘skewed’ election manifesto graphic 9
12:21 PM — PinkNews Exclusive LGBT rights charity Stonewall has been slammed for a graphic that suggests only Labour have made substantial pledges to LGBT issues at the upcoming election.
27th April 2015
Q&A: Ed Miliband backs Humanist weddings and trans children 15
7:21 PM — PinkNews Exclusive Ed Miliband has become the first main party leader to openly attend a same-sex wedding, he revealed in a Q&A with PinkNews.
22nd April 2015
Amy Lamé: I ‘owe’ the Labour party for letting me stay in the UK with my girlfriend 10
6:42 PM — US-born comedian Amy Lamé has said she feels like she "owes" the Labour party - because it recognised same-sex relationships, allowing her to stay in the UK with her British girlfriend.
Labour’s Angela Eagle: Current asylum guidelines for LGBT people are ‘daft and ignorant’ 5
5:46 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. Labour's Shadow Leader of the House of Commons Angela Eagle has slammed Home Office guidelines for LGBT asylum seekers, branding them 'daft' and 'ignorant'.
Sir Ian McKellen makes surprise endorsement of Labour’s LGBT manifesto 14
12:36 PM — Actor and gay rights legend Sir Ian McKellen has made a surprise endorsement of the Labour party's commitment to LGBT rights.
21st April 2015
LGBT asylum group welcomes Labour’s pledge to reform system 2
5:23 PM — A charity that supports gay and lesbian asylum seekers has welcomed the Labour party's pledge to reform the system for people seeking asylum - despite the party's "atrocious" record.
Labour’s LGBT manifesto promises asylum review and stronger hate crime laws 4
12:01 AM — Labour is set to unveil a number of key pledges on LGBT rights, as part of the party's official LGBT manifesto.
17th April 2015
Labour candidate apologises for joking about threesome with Ed Miliband and a goat 11
2:56 PM — A Labour candidate has apologised - for joking about a parallel universe in which he had a threesome with a goat and party leader Ed Miliband.
16th April 2015
House of Commons expected to break own world record for most openly gay MPs 9
7:37 PM — The House of Commons is expected to break its own record for the world's highest proportion of openly gay MPs after next month's election, according to a study.
Ed Miliband wants to be a ‘happy warrior’ for LGBT rights 4
6:47 PM — Labour leader Ed Miliband has vowed to be a "warrior" for equality and social justice for gay people if elected.
13th April 2015
Blind transgender candidate ‘harassed by Lib Dems’ at Nick Clegg protest 28
8:03 PM — Liberal Democrat activists have been urged to apologise - after attempting to block a blind, transgender Labour candidate from their leader during a protest.
Labour includes LGBT rights in manifesto pledges 67
12:50 PM — The Labour Party has released its manifesto ahead of next month's election, and included within were several pledges related to LGBT issues.
10th April 2015
Q&A: Nick Clegg calls for surrogacy reform and action on ‘gay cure’ therapy 9
8:48 AM — Nick Clegg has called for action on a number of LGBT issues, including a reform of Britain's surrogacy laws, and the controversial practice of "gay conversion" therapy.
7th April 2015
Tony Blair warns against UKIP’s ‘ugly nationalism’ 37
4:02 PM — Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has issued a warning about the "ugly" nationalism of the UK Independence Party.
5th April 2015
Teachers’ union calls for compulsory education about same-sex relationships 15
7:47 PM — The UK's largest teachers' union has called on the next government to make it compulsory to teach about same-sex relationships.
2nd April 2015
Submit your questions for Ed Miliband’s PinkNews readers’ Q&A
1:27 PM — Ahead of May's election, Labour leader Ed Miliband has agreed to answer questions submitted by PinkNews readers.