The Liberal Democrat candidate for Mayor of London is to ‘tie the knot’ with his boyfriend.
Brian Paddick told the Pink Paper of his civil partnership plans in an interview published yesterday.
The 49-year-old was until May last year the most senior out gay policeman in the country in his former role as Deputy Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan police.
His boyfriend, Petter Belsvik, 36, is originally from Norway. The couple live in Vauxhall, south London.
Asked if he was planning a civil partnership, Mr Paddick replied: