8th May 2015
Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer retains seat amid Labour ‘outing’ allegations 1
5:22 AM — Openly gay Conservative Vice Chair Mike Freer has been re-elected as an MP - amid claims that Labour canvassers were telling religious voters about his sexuality.
Green Party leader Natalie Bennett loses election bid, comes third
5:12 AM — Green party leader Natalie Bennett has lost out in her bid to be elected into parliament.
Bob Blackman, who wants Tories to re-introduce Section 28, re-elected as MP 1
4:35 AM — Conservative MP Bob Blackman, who said his party should re-introduce a ban on the 'promotion' of homosexuality in schools, has clung onto his seat in Harrow East.
Tory MP who compared same-sex marriage to polygamy re-elected 1
4:21 AM — Tory MP Matthew Offord, who compared same-sex marriage to polygamy and branded it an "attack on religion", has been re-elected.
Former Stonewall campaigner Wes Streeting elected as MP 1
3:59 AM — Stonewall's former Head of Education Wes Streeting has been elected as a Labour MP for Ilford North.
Lib Dem equalities minister Jo Swinson loses out to SNP
3:06 AM — Liberal Democrat equalities minister Jo Swinson has lost her seat to the Scottish National Party.
Labour’s Douglas Alexander unseated by 20-year-old student 3
2:41 AM — Labour's Shadow Foreign Secretary Douglas Alexander has been unseated by a 20-year-old student who was standing for the SNP.
UKIP’s David Coburn flops in Falkirk 1
2:33 AM — UKIP's gay Scottish leader David Coburn has monumentally failed in the constituency of Falkirk - losing his deposit and coming behind the SNP, Labour and even the Conservatives.
Will the UK break the record for most gay MPs?
1:52 AM — The UK is projected to elect more openly LGB MPs than anywhere else in the world.
7th May 2015
Shadow equalities minister Sharon Hodgson re-elected as an MP
11:47 PM — The Labour Party's junior shadow equalities minister, Sharon Hodgson, has increased her majority.
Nigel Farage accused of homophobia after ‘fags’ joke at brother’s wedding 23
5:55 AM — UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been accused of homophobia after a video has surfaced in which he makes a joke about "fags" at his brother's wedding.
6th May 2015
Comment: What Cabinet job should Nigel Farage have? 34
8:00 PM — Journalist and Labour activist Benjamin Butterworth speaks out against UKIP leader Nigel Farage, ahead of tomorrow's General Election.
Nigel Farage pulls out of answering questions from PinkNews readers 51
5:30 PM — UKIP leader Nigel Farage has pulled out of answering PinkNews readers' questions, despite agreeing to take part in a Q&A ahead of tomorrow's general election.
HIV positive immigrant holds ‘hug me’ sign in Thanet 51
10:37 AM — Gay rights activist Bisi Alimi was campaigning against Nigel Farage in Thanet South when he was racially abused.
5th May 2015
Can’t decide who to vote for? Strictly Come Polling… 5
6:56 PM — Seven leaders, one pole. The politicians dance off for your approval.
3rd May 2015
Nigel Farage: Christians and Muslims should be able to disapprove of gay lifestyles 114
1:16 PM — UKIP leader Nigel Farage has defended the "conscience clause" of his party's Christian manifesto.
2nd May 2015
UKIP Yorkshire secretary asks ‘What are LGBT people?’ 34
1:58 PM — A broadcast journalism student received a surprising email after inviting a local UKIP representative to speak on her radio show.
30th April 2015
Nigel Farage claims Britain is ‘incapable’ of treating HIV because of immigrants 40
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.
Nigel Farage accused of ‘ducking’ gay rights by cancelling Live Lounge interview 5
1:59 PM — Nigel Farage has dropped out of a planned BBC Live Lounge interview with young people - in which other party leaders were challenged on gay rights.
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".