16th April 2015
Lesbian couple had no idea they would be in Hillary Clinton’s ad campaign
8:32 PM — A lesbian couple who were in a video launching Hillary Clinton's Presidential campaign said they had no idea what the clip would be used for.
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.
Lib Dem spoof site claims a Tory-UKIP coalition would abolish equal marriage 3
2:41 PM — The Liberal Democrats have claimed on an official parody website that equal marriage could be abolished, if the Conservatives go into coalition with UKIP and the Northern Irish DUP.
Marco Rubio would attend a same-sex wedding even though he’s against them 2
2:13 PM — The presidential candidate said he would go to the same-sex wedding of a family member if he was asked.
15th April 2015
Good news for fans of Orange is the New Black
6:20 PM — Netflix have announced something that will please fans of their lesbian prison drama.
Pro-equality Dublin murals defaced ahead of same-sex marriage vote 1
4:16 PM — A mural in Dublin encouraging people to vote for same-sex marriage has been vandalised.
Bermuda law means no same-sex wedding on P&O ship 17
12:55 PM — Loyal P&O customers told they can't have their wedding on board, because they are gay.
Guam has lifted its ban on same-sex marriage 2
10:04 AM — Pacific US territory Guam has lifted its ban on same-sex marriage, as an alternative to defending itself against a lawsuit brought by a gay couple.
14th April 2015
Clare Balding: I’ve spoken too much about being gay 5
3:29 PM — Clare Balding has admitted to feeling 'exhausted' at being constantly asked about her sexuality during interviews.
Gerry Adams: Ireland’s equal marriage vote is ‘bigger than any one party’ 5
2:58 PM — Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has affirmed his support for equal marriage, and called for cross-party consensus on the issue.
13th April 2015
President of Chile signs civil unions bill into law 5
5:44 PM — The President of Chile has given her approval to a bill that will introduce civil unions for same-sex couples.
‘Same-sex attracted men’ object to equal marriage 57
5:23 PM — Gay men who are married to women have filed a brief with the Supreme Court arguing against same-sex marriage.
Ireland’s former President weighs in on equal marriage 6
5:22 PM — The former President of Ireland, Mary McAleese, has weighed in ahead of the country's referendum on same-sex marriage.
Hillary Clinton invited to the wedding of gay couple featured in her ad 6
2:45 PM — A gay couple featured in Hillary Clinton's recently released campaign video have invited the 2016 Presidential hopeful to their upcoming wedding.
Rand Paul on same-sex marriage: ‘People ought to be treated fairly under the law’ 8
8:29 AM — Despite stopping short of actually endorsing same-sex marriage, Republican Rand Paul, who this month launched a bid to become President has said "people ought to be treated fairly under the law."
12th April 2015
Andy Murray’s coach Amélie Mauresmo expecting a baby with her partner 5
6:16 PM — Former tennis pro Amélie Mauresmo has announced that she is expecting a baby with her partner.
This gigantic mural is encouraging people in Ireland to vote yes to equal marriage 2
4:10 PM — A gigantic mural of a same-sex couple has appeared in Dublin, ahead of Ireland's referendum on equal marriage.
Anti-gay marriage group backs Tory who voted against same-sex marriage 12
3:03 PM — A lobbying group that opposes same-sex marriage is delivering leaflets praising a Conservative who voted against equality.
11th April 2015
Republican interrupts a 10-year-old who was speaking against anti-gay bill 129
6:16 PM — A Florida Republican has shut down a ten-year-old boy, who was delivering a speech opposing a proposed anti-gay bill in the state.
Lib Dem minister: I wouldn’t vote for a Lib Dem who opposed equal marriage 7
3:30 PM — Liberal Democrat minister Stephen Williams has admitted he would find it "impossible" to vote for some of his colleagues who voted against same-sex marriage.