25th May 2015
Tony Abbott’s lesbian sister is not happy about him blocking same-sex marriage 31
2:31 PM — The sister of Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has hit out at him for continuing to block same-sex marriage.
22nd May 2015
Lynne Featherstone to chair Lib Dem Norman Lamb’s leadership campaign
1:43 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. The former Lib Dem minister who introduced same-sex marriage has announced she will chair Norman Lamb's bid for the party leadership.
Comment: Why I’m backing Norman Lamb to lead the Lib Dems, by Lynne Featherstone 1
1:43 PM — Former Lib Dem MP Lynne Featherstone explains why she is backing Norman Lamb to lead her party.
20th May 2015
Tristram Hunt withdraws from Labour leadership race 1
3:36 PM — Tristram Hunt has ruled himself out of the race for the Labour party leadership.
18th May 2015
Out MP Angela Eagle launches bid for Labour deputy leadership 7
6:10 PM — Angela Eagle has become the second LGB MP to declare her candidacy for the deputy leadership of the Labour party.
15th May 2015
Out MP Ben Bradshaw launches bid for Labour deputy leader 12
10:07 PM — Labour’s Ben Bradshaw has announced his candidacy for deputy leader of the Labour Party.
Mary Creagh enters Labour leadership race 2
4:40 PM — Mary Creagh has announced her plans to stand for the leader of the Labour party - joining the existing field of candidates.
11th May 2015
Here’s how the new Cabinet voted on same-sex marriage 26
2:26 PM — As David Cameron appoints his new Cabinet, we take a look at how they voted on same-sex marriage.
10th May 2015
Columnist complains that LGBTIQ ‘sounds like a Countdown Conundrum’ 23
2:01 PM — A columnist for the Sunday People has complained at the growing acronym LGBTIQ - "because it sounds like a Countdown Conundrum"
9th May 2015
Could Angela Eagle be the first lesbian Labour leader? 10
3:07 PM — Rumours are circulating that Angela Eagle plans to throw her hat in the ring for the Labour leadership.
8th May 2015
Does the UK now have the most LGB elected MPs in the world? 45
5:19 PM — According to new research, the number of LGB MPs elected to the House of Commons today means the UK has the most in the world.
Ed Miliband stands down as Labour leader 31
12:16 PM — Ed Miliband has confirmed that he is to step down as the leader of the Labour Party following disappointing results at the general election.
Nick Clegg celebrates same-sex marriage as he steps down as Lib Dem leader 11
11:40 AM — Following a devastating defeat for the Lib Dems at the general election this week, Nick Clegg has announced his resignation as party leader, noting same-sex marriage as one of the party's greatest achievements.
First out gay Lib Dem MP Stephen Williams loses his seat 1
10:48 AM — The Liberal Democrats' first out gay MP Stephen Williams has lost his Bristol West seat after a devastating night for his party.
Out Tory Eric Ollerenshaw loses Lancaster and Fleetwood seat to Labour
10:01 AM — Conservative Eric Ollerenshaw, who recently recently reflected on his 35-year relationship with his late partner Michael, has lost his Lancaster and Fleetwood seat.
Labour’s shadow equalities minister Gloria De Piero holds Ashfield seat
6:35 AM — Labour's shadow equalities minister Gloria De Piero has retained her seat in Ashfield with a strong majority.
Equalities Minister Nicky Morgan wins re-election
6:16 AM — Conservative equalities minister Nicky Morgan has been re-elected an MP in Loughborough, despite fears she would lose her seat to Labour.
George Galloway, who claims Iran doesn’t execute gays, loses seat to Labour 17
6:09 AM — The Controversial Respect MP George Galloway has been defeated as an MP in Bradford West.
Gay Lib Dem minister David Laws loses his seat 2
5:58 AM — Gay Lib Dem cabinet minister David Laws has lost his seat - despite being one his party's most senior figures.
Labour’s first out trans candidate Emily Brothers loses out in Sutton and Cheam
5:53 AM — Labour's first out trans Parliamentary candidate has failed to be elected in Sutton and Cheam.