A Tory Running For Office In The Heart Of LGBT London Referred To Gay Sex As “Immoral”

Twitter William Hague with Hillary Su William Hague with Hillary Su A Conservative party candidate hoping to be elected as a local councillor in Soho – the world-famous heart of Britain’s LGBT nightlife – has referred to gay sex as "immoral", BuzzFeed News can reveal.

Hillary Su is standing in the hotly contested borough of Westminster, in which Soho falls – a key battleground between the Tories and Labour in the local elections next month.

Commenting on a tweet by a Twitter user who was questioning the "intense scrutiny of Tim Farron’s stance on gay sex", Su wrote in May 2017: "The right to private life, however immoral, is what free society offers – so long [as] it doesn’t interfere with others or break laws."

She then criticised the former Liberal Democrat leader – who had been widely condemned for refusing to say whether he believed gay sex to be a sin – for failing to "defend his faith". Twitter.com When asked by BuzzFeed News if she thought gay sex was immoral, Su refused to deny it, and instead replied by email: "Who am I to judge."

She said: "I am here to serve the public. I do not make judgements on what […]