Lib Dem Minister and senior Tory slam Stonewall over ‘skewed’ election manifesto graphic
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.
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.
UKIP and Tories dismiss Lib Dem claims they would repeal same-sex marriage in coalition 7
6:17 PM — Senior Conservatives have dismissed claims on an official Liberal Democrat website that they would abolish equal marriage as part of a coalition with UKIP.
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.
15th April 2015
Lib Dems pledge to make homophobic chants at football matches a crime 7
11:56 AM — The Liberal Democrats have pledged to bring forward new legislation to tackle homophobia in schools and at football matches.
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.
11th April 2015
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.
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.
10th April 2015
Nick Clegg calls for surrogacy reform and action on ‘gay cure’ therapy in PinkNews Q&A 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
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.
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.
29th March 2015
Nick Clegg: Tories to blame for blocking mandatory sex education 15
7:25 PM — Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has blamed his coalition partners for stopping plans for statutory sex and relationship education.
27th March 2015
Lib Dems pledge to extend same-sex marriage to cover UK and non-UK nationals living abroad 2
5:18 PM — The Lib Dems have pledged to extend same-sex marriage law to allow any UK national to marry a non-UK national same-sex partner at embassies.
26th March 2015
Comment: Why the Government is spending £2 million to tackle bullying, by Jo Swinson 5
4:50 PM — Minister for Women and Equalities Jo Swinson writes for PinkNews on why the Government has announced new spending to tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying.
21st March 2015
Tory Leader of the House of Lords: It is impossible to forget the wrong we’ve done to gay people 13
1:40 PM — The Leader of the House of Lords, Baroness Stowell of Beeston, has said it will be impossible to forget the "wrong" done by the Conservatives through policies such as Section 28.
20th March 2015
No ‘brain fade’ for Natalie Bennett in PinkNews Debate question about Green housing policy 3
3:55 PM — Natalie Bennett appeared better briefed on her party’s housing policy at an election debate on Thursday evening, after struggling to explain it in a recent interview.
Natalie Bennett: UK’s relationship with Saudi Arabia is a disgrace 19
2:17 PM — Natalie Bennett has attacked the UK's "disgraceful" relationship with Saudi Arabia, where gay men can face the death penalty.
Tory peer Baroness Stowell: It is impossible to forget something as wrong as Section 28 8
2:03 PM — At the PinkNews debate, Baroness Stowell urged voters to focus on the Conservative party's recent record on LGBT rights.
Evan Davis versus Natalie Bennett for Top Gear host? 5
1:33 PM — Evan Davis and Natalie Bennett have been touted as potential replacements for Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear.