Leader of the Opposition Ed Miliband paid an emotional tribute to his late partner, Paul Cottingham with a posthumous Lifetime of Achievement award. The Labour leader also awarded Lord Cashman his award for Outstanding Achievement.
The event was hosted by the Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow and celebrated the contributions of politicians, businesses and community groups towards equality in the UK.
Awards were presented by Leader of the Opposition Ed Miliband, First Secretary of State and leader of the House of Commons William Hague, Business Secretary Vince Cable and Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls.
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