17th December 2014
Ex-UKIP candidate behind ‘poofers’ and ‘Chinky bird’ comments likens it to ‘Only Fools and Horses’ 18
4:04 PM — Kerry Smith, who resigned from UKIP as a prospective parliamentary candidate for making homophobic and racist remarks, says his comments were no worse than the language in the BBC comedy series Only Fools and Horses.
Did this UKIP spokesman really just compare Nigel Farage to Jesus? 29
11:51 AM — UKIP's Commonwealth spokesman who previously equated same-sex adoption to "child abuse", has spoken in a bizarre interview to compare Nigel Farage to Jesus, and deny being homophobic.
15th December 2014
Listen: Friend of sacked UKIP candidate phones radio station to defend ‘poofter’ comments 20
7:13 PM — A friend of former UKIP candidate Kerry Smith has called a radio station to defend him from accusations of homophobia and racism.
UKIP election official: I spend half my time weeding out the lunatics 26
11:57 AM — UKIP's long-suffering elections official has complained that he spends half his time trying to make sure 'lunatics' aren't running as candidates.
14th December 2014
UKIP candidate quits after rant about ‘f***ing disgusting old poofters’ 17
11:08 PM — A UKIP parliamentary candidate has been quit after being caught on tape ranting about disgusting "poofters" and "shooting peasants".
What UKIP’s founder thinks of Farage, and 6 other stories you’ll want to read
8:25 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
UKIP LGBT defies leadership to call for sacking of candidate after ‘poofters’ rant 42
5:24 PM — UKIP's LGBT wing has defied the party's leadership to call for the sacking of candidate Kerry Smith - after he ranted about "old poofters".
UKIP’s Patrick O’Flynn: Candidate who ranted about poofters is not ‘seriously homophobic’ 18
1:10 PM — UKIP MEP Patrick O'Flynn has claimed that candidate Kerry Smith, who was caught on tape making a string of anti-gay comments, is not "seriously homophobic".
UKIP candidate caught ranting about ‘f***ing disgusting old poofters’ 19
12:04 PM — A UKIP parliamentary candidate has been caught on tape ranting about disgusting "poofters" and "shooting peasants".
13th December 2014
HIV activists mock UKIP branch forced out their offices after ‘horse s**t’ protest 41
8:10 PM — A group of HIV activists who dumped horse manure outside UKIP's offices have reacted to the party being kicked out by their landlords.
UKIP kicked out of London offices after HIV activists dump horse s**t outside 72
3:43 PM — UKIP has been kicked out its offices in Croydon, after a group of HIV activists dumped a pile of horse manure outside on World AIDS Day.
12th December 2014
Nigel Farage might not like what UKIP’s founder has to say about him 19
11:28 AM — The founder of the UK Independence Party Alan Sked has claimed the party is now motivated by homophobia and racism.
10th December 2014
BBC features anti-gay campaigner to discuss first day of civil partnership conversions 59
5:33 PM — A BBC local breakfast programme this morning, in a segment about the new same-sex marriage law in England and Wales, featured an anti-gay campaigner who said same-sex marriage is a "falsehood and a fabrication".
8th December 2014
UKIP suspends general secretary Roger Bird for ‘alleged impropriety’ 9
5:49 PM — UKIP has suspended its general secretary Roger Bird - who defended the party from claims of homophobia - over allegations of 'impropriety'.
7th December 2014
Prince Harry’s big secret and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:36 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
5th December 2014
Gay UKIP MEP ‘warns’ that fictional town’s UKIP branch isn’t real 6
2:38 PM — Gay UKIP MEP David Coburn has 'warned' people that a UKIP branch in the stop-motion town of Trumpton is not real.
Is PinkNews biased against UKIP? 315
2:05 PM — A poll has found that a growing number of people believe that media coverage is "biased" against UKIP.
3rd December 2014
Apparently Nigel Farage ‘misspoke’ when he accidentally denounced UKIP’s sex education policy 19
12:04 PM — UKIP has quickly spoken out to correct its leader Nigel Farage, after he denounced his own party's policy to scrap sex education in primary schools.
2nd December 2014
UKIP Deputy Chair: PinkNews is ‘gullible’ for reporting that officials followed a fake Twitter account 77
4:52 PM — A UKIP Deputy Chair has written a column claiming that PinkNews is "gullible" and "Left-Wing" for revealing that a large number of UKIP officials followed a fake Twitter account which spouted racist and homophobic abuse.
UKIP denies tweeting that World AIDS Day is a ‘reminder’ to ‘tighten our borders’ 53
12:36 PM — UKIP is in complete confusion over a Twitter account that claimed to represent its Cheltenham branch and said World AIDS Day was a "reminder" for Britain to "tighten" its borders.