BBC Question Time panel criticises ‘gay cake’ row bakery 3
2:46 PM — Tory, Labour and Lib Dem representatives have all criticised Ashers Bakery after it was found guilty of discriminating against a man who asked for a cake which said "support gay marriage".
19th May 2015
Gay Tory Ivan Massow launches Mayoral bid by putting himself on £100,000 note 9
11:23 AM — Conservative entrepreneur Ivan Massow has launched his campaign for Mayor of London - by putting himself on a cartoon £100,000 note.
18th May 2015
John Bercow re-elected as House of Commons Speaker 15
2:56 PM — John Bercow has been re-elected as Speaker of the House of Commons.
15th May 2015
New equalities minister: My constituents opposed same-sex marriage ‘one hundred to one’ 57
5:28 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. The new Minister for Equalities has explained her decision to vote against same-sex marriage, claiming her constituents asked her to oppose it "at a ratio of 100 to one".
14th May 2015
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.
13th May 2015
David Cameron appoints first lesbian to a Conservative Government 9
11:40 PM — The Prime Minister has promoted the first out lesbian MP to his Government as an Assistant Government Whip.
12th May 2015
David Cameron appoints anti-gay marriage MP to be minister for equalities 115
10:06 AM — A Tory MP who previously said the state had "no right" to redefine marriage, and who voted against same-sex marriage, has been appointed minister for equalities.
11th May 2015
Baroness Stowell who led same-sex marriage through the Lords, promoted in reshuffle 3
10:09 AM — The Tory peer responsible for guiding the same-sex marriage legislation for England and Wales through the House of Lords has been promoted in the ongoing Government reshuffle.
10th May 2015
Tories to push ahead with plans to repeal Human Rights Act 111
3:18 PM — The Conservatives are set to push ahead with plans to repeal the Human Rights Act and replace it with a British Bill of Rights.
Former ‘Bigot of the Year’ Chris Grayling demoted in cabinet reshuffle 5
11:34 AM — Conservative minister Chris Grayling has been demoted by David Cameron.
9th May 2015
Nicky Morgan remains education secretary and equalities minister in reshuffle 16
10:49 PM — Nicky Morgan will remain as education secretary and minister for women and equalities, it has been announced.
8th May 2015
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.
Gay Tory Nigel Evans re-elected after false rape allegations
5:44 AM — Out Conservative MP Nigel Evans has secured re-election, a year after he was cleared of sex abuse allegations.
7th May 2015
Exit polls project a Conservative lead but short of a majority 6
10:06 PM — Polling stations have closed in the UK, with an exit poll suggesting that the Conservative Party is heading towards a victory.
6th May 2015
Editorial: Reward the heroes and punish the villains of LGBT rights in Parliament 34
12:32 PM — When you go to the ballot box on Thursday, don't abandon the candidates that have been true allies of equality.
5th May 2015
Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer: Labour canvassers ‘outing me to religious voters’ 59
8:34 PM — Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer has alleged that Labour canvassers have been telling Orthodox Jewish voters that he is gay - in a bid to stop them from voting for him.
‘It’s Erection Day!’ declares Conservative leaflet 17
1:10 PM — A Conservative candidate nearly released a leaflet that declares Thursday 'Erection Day'.
29th April 2015
Tory MEP: European court ‘missed an opportunity’ to end the blood ban 4
7:57 PM — A Conservative MEP has questioned a ruling by the European Court of Justice, after the court ruled it "may be justified" to ban men who have sex with men (MSM) from giving blood for life.
Q&A: David Cameron pledges to end gay cure therapies and consider Gender X passports 3
12:59 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. David Cameron has pledged to in a Q&A with PinkNews to
28th April 2015
Lib Dem Minister and senior Tory slam Stonewall over ‘skewed’ election manifesto graphic 9
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.