8th May 2015
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 49
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.
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 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.
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".
David Coburn has been banned from Wikipedia indefinitely 5
4:31 PM — UKIP MEP David Coburn has been banned from Wikipedia indefinitely after trying to edit an article about himself dozens of times in a week.
Exclusive: UKIP candidate says Twitter account mocking ‘only gay in the village’ was fake 7
3:08 PM — Exclusive. A UKIP candidate has denied he was responsible for a Twitter account that mocked transgender people and joked about starting a 'gay riot'.
Kellie Maloney says a vote for UKIP would be ‘wasted’ 6
9:42 AM — Former UKIP candidate Kellie Maloney wants people to vote for the Conservatives in the general election.
28th April 2015
UKIP wants to create ‘conscience’ law for Christians who oppose gay equality 88
1:25 PM — UKIP has pledged to create a 'conscience clause' that would give Christians exemptions from anti-discrimination laws.
27th April 2015
UKIP candidate ranted about ‘arse bandit’ pride on Facebook 51
1:44 PM — Yet another UKIP Parliamentary candidate has been revealed to have posted homophobic remarks on Facebook, claiming "being an arse bandit [is] nothing to be proud of".
23rd April 2015
UKIP’s David Coburn: Ed Miliband is a wanker and a ‘real a***hole’ 37
1:52 PM — UKIP's Scottish leader David Coburn has launched a foul-mouthed attack on Ed Miliband - branding him a "w**ker" and an "a***hole"