19th December 2014
Nick Clegg: This 9-year-old girl is a model for us all on gay rights 4
12:20 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has praised a 9-year-old girl who gave a heartfelt letter to her teacher, after he revealed he was gay during a lesson on homophobic bullying.
16th December 2014
Nick Clegg approves of face-sitting protests and says porn ban has gone ‘too far’ 12
10:48 AM — The Deputy Prime Minister has offered his backing to protests against a new ban on UK porn production, during which demonstrators sat on each others' faces.
10th December 2014
Nick Clegg: Same-sex marriage sends a message of LGBT solidarity around the world 2
8:52 AM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has congratulated same-sex couples converting their civil partnerships to marriage today and in the future.
1st December 2014
David Cameron: We must tackle the stigma and discrimination associated with HIV 1
4:49 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron has written a message of support for World AIDS Day today, commending the steps forward made in the UK, and calling for more action to be taken around the world in the fight against HIV and AIDS.
18th November 2014
Eleven years ago today saw the end of Section 28 9
9:34 PM — Today marks the 11th anniversary of the end of Section 28, the effective ban on teaching about LGBT issues in schools.
2nd November 2014
Liberal Democrats ‘more submissive’ during sex 11
4:31 PM — Liberal Democrats are seen as more likely to be submissive during sex, according to research.
8th October 2014
Nick Clegg: Equal marriage is our proudest achievement in goverment 18
2:32 PM — Nick Clegg has hailed same-sex marriage as "one of the biggest, proudest achievements for all of us".
11th September 2014
Owen Jones rules out standing as an MP in Nick Clegg’s seat 38
6:10 PM — Gay author and campaigner Owen Jones says he has no intention of standing as a Labour parliamentary candidate in Nick Clegg's seat.
4th August 2014
Liberal Democrats launch policies ‘for lesbians’? 4
6:12 PM — Sometimes the Liberal Democrats win... on social media.
23rd July 2014
Nick Clegg: We must stand up for LGBT rights at the Commonwealth Games 10
3:34 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg writes for PinkNews of the importance of standing up for LGBT rights at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
17th July 2014
Nick Clegg: Tories are ‘lining up with Putin’ over European Court power curb 3
2:20 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has launched an attack on Conservative plans to limit the power of the European Court of Human Rights.
27th June 2014
Nick Clegg: Let’s use pride to celebrate advances in LGBT rights 3
7:41 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has released a video celebrating Pride in London, saying we should celebrate advances made for LGBT rights.
Nick Clegg congratulates couple married in first consular same-sex wedding 1
11:44 AM — The first ever consular same-sex marriage took place in Sydney, Australia today, and the happy couple were congratulated by Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg.
26th June 2014
Nick Clegg: I am very pleased at the civil partnerships conversion announcement
5:50 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has expressed his joy at the announcement that gay couples in civil partnerships will in December be able to convert to marriage.
24th June 2014
Nick Clegg supports Pride in London campaign by saying: ‘#FreedomTo love who you choose’ 10
7:10 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is supporting Pride in London’s FreedomTo campaign.
23rd June 2014
Rainbow flag flown above Cabinet Office ahead of Pride in London 3
6:36 PM — A rainbow flag has been flown above the Cabinet office in celebration of Pride.
20th May 2014
Nick Clegg: Equal marriage is one of my ‘proudest achievements’ in government 21
1:46 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says the government’s decision to legalise same-sex marriage in England and Wales is one of his “proudest achievements”.
14th May 2014
Exclusive: Nick Clegg: ‘The Archbishop of Canterbury is right to denounce homophobia’ 15
12:29 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has praised the Archbishop of Canterbury for speaking out against homophobia and for his "honesty" over his position on same-sex marriage.
27th April 2014
UK: Cameron could veto straight civil partnerships over ‘sanctity of marriage’ 69
5:25 PM — David Cameron and Nick Clegg are reportedly split on the issue of opening civil partnerships to all couples.
1st April 2014
Daily Mail poll: 20% more men would like to date Nigel Farage than Nick Clegg 16
12:57 PM — A poll for the Daily Mail, a newspaper that is opposed to equal marriage, has claimed that where 10% of men think Nick Clegg "would make a good date," 12% would prefer the company of Nigel Farage.