22nd May 2015
Does UKIP cause earthquakes? Tremors in Thanet after party takes council 11
3:35 PM — UKIP politicians who blamed floods on same-sex marriage might have to look closer to home - after an earthquake in the party's hub of Thanet.
21st May 2015
Watch: European Parliament mocks ‘big loser’ Nigel Farage over unresignation 8
1:44 PM — UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been mercilessly mocked on his return to the European Parliament over his 'un-resignation'.
14th May 2015
Oops! BBC journalist calls Nigel Farage a ‘c**t’ live on air 13
3:17 PM — The week couldn't get much worse for Nigel Farage. Half his party is calling him names after his electoral failure - and now the BBC is getting in on the act too.
Conservatives select gay candidate for Tower Hamlets mayor 19
1:27 PM — The Conservative party has selected an openly gay candidate to run for the Mayor of Tower Hamlets in east London.
Former UKIP MEP Godfrey Bloom backs Douglas Carswell for leader
11:39 AM — Godfrey Bloom, who was suspended from UKIP for homophobic and sexist comments, has spoken of his high regard for Douglas Carswell.
UKIP MEP Patrick O’Flynn lashes out at ‘snarling, thin-skinned’ Nigel Farage 3
11:20 AM — UK Independence Party MEP Patrick O'Flynn has lashed out as party leader Nigel Farage, amid worsening feuds within UKIP.
13th May 2015
Did Peter Tatchell just say he wants more UKIP MPs? 86
3:54 PM — Despite saying he "loathes" the UK Independence Party (UKIP), human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has said it is a "national disgrace" that the party only has one MP after last week's general election.
12th May 2015
Could UKIP lose its only MP over election feuds? 19
7:20 PM — The UK Independence Party could be at risk of losing its only remaining MP - after internal party feuds over campaign finance and Nigel Farage's decision to re-instate himself as party leader.
11th May 2015
Nigel Farage withdraws his resignation and stays on as UKIP leader 49
3:53 PM — Nigel Farage has decided to stay on as leader of the UK Independence Party - despite resigning last week.
9th May 2015
UKIP takes control of first district council despite Farage loss 4
3:56 PM — The UK Independence Party has taken control of a district council for the first time - despite failing to elect Nigel Farage in the same area.
Person accidentally votes Conservative by drawing penis on ballot paper 10
12:10 PM — A person has accidentally voted for a Tory candidate who opposes same-sex marriage - by drawing a penis on his ballot paper.
8th May 2015
Nigel Farage quits as UKIP leader as he is defeated in South Thanet 12
10:35 AM — UKIP leader Nigel Farage has failed to be elected as an MP in the constituency of South Thanet.
UKIP’s pro-gay MP Mark Reckless defeated by Tories 4
8:16 AM — UK Independence Party politician Mark Reckless - who voted in favour of same-sex marriage while a Conservative MP - has lost his seat to his old party.
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.
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.
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.
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 35
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.
The guy who polls Grindr users on their voting intentions is back for the general election… 2
12:22 PM — Tumblr user Tom Court, who last year polled hundreds of Grindr users on their Scottish independence referendum voting intentions is back, and asking users their intentions ahead of next week's general election.