15th May 2015
Guernsey chief minister calls for changes to allow same-sex couples to adopt
4:06 PM — Guernsey must change its laws to allow same-sex couples to adopt, its chief minister has said.
14th May 2015
Gay couple outraged after local road named ‘Bangays Way’ 70
3:49 PM — A married gay couple have complained about the 'homophobic' name of a new road.
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.
Coalition for Marriage claims PinkNews is dictating minister’s morals 19
1:54 PM — The Coalition for Marriage has claimed that PinkNews is dictating the morals of the new Minister for Equalities.
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.
12th May 2015
Trans woman denied access to Primark changing room 10
12:43 PM — Joni Bendall has spoken out about the abuse she faces in her home town of Ipswich.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Green Party leader Natalie Bennett loses election bid, comes third
5:12 AM — Green party leader Natalie Bennett has lost out in her bid to be elected into parliament.
Lib Dem minister Simon Hughes unseated by Labour 3
4:13 AM — Bisexual Lib Dem minister Simon Hughes has lost his seat to Labour.
Former Stonewall campaigner Wes Streeting elected as MP 1
3:59 AM — Stonewall's former Head of Education Wes Streeting has been elected as a Labour MP for Ilford North.
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.
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.
Polls open in UK General Election
7:00 AM — The polls have opened across the UK, as the country votes to elect a new government.
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.