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10 October 2005

  • 10th October 2005

    Princess Margaret’s Gay Affair -Channel 4 Drama

    12:00 AM — The late Princess Margaret, sister of the Queen will be portrayed as a drug taking bisexual in a new drama from the often controversial Channel 4.The drama, 'The Queen's Sister' will show Margeret kissing another woman, smoking a suspect cigarette and unzipping the trousers of her then fiancé Anthony Armstrong-Jones at a party.

  • Anti-Gay Artists Barred from MOBO Awards

    12:00 AM — After years of protests from organisations including Outrage, the gay rights campaigning group, the MOBO (Music of Black Origin) organisers appear to have blocked the nominations of anti-gay musicians.The black music industry's key artists have long been accused of homophobia.

  • Gay Muslim Faces Deportation to Iran 1

    12:00 AM — A Gay Iranian faces deportation to his home country where three gay men have been executed in the past few weeks.The man, aged 29, who has not been named for legal reason fled the country after his gay friend was arrested as a result of a video seized by religious police that allegedly shows the men kissing.

  • More Gay Fun For Doctor Who?

    12:00 AM — Doctor Who's bisexual friend, Captain Jack Harkness will be returning for more mischief in series three of the popular revival.

  • I’m the Only Gay in the Top Trump Set!

    12:00 AM — Daffyd, the only gay in the village of Llanddewi Brefi is to join the other characters of the hit comedy sketch show, Little Britain in a brand new set of Top Trumps.The 1980s classic kid's game is being brought up to date with the charcters immortalised by David Walliams and Matt Lucas.

  • Oz MP Resigns After Gay Affair Leaked

    12:00 AM — South Australian Liberal MP Mark Brindal has announced he is officially withdrawing his name as a candidate for the state seat of Adelaide at next year's election on the heels of revelations he had an affair with a 24-year-old man earlier this year.

  • Scotland Will Perform First Gay Marriage

    12:00 AM — While Brighton in England may have bid for the first civil partnerships in the UK by opening its town hall doors just after midnight on December 21st, a more low-key celebration is set to ring the new Civil Partnerships laws in.

  • Gay Vicars To Defy Archbishops on Celibacy

    12:00 AM — Gay members of the clergy within the Church of England are reportedly planning to defy the body's call for celibacy among gay civil partners, according to recent reports in the Daily Telegraph.

  • Brighton Pride Shines Through

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  • Registrars May Boycott Gay Weddings

    12:00 AM — It has emerged that Registrars who are opposed to civil partnerships (often called Gay Marriages) may plead a "conscientious objection" to the relationship and as such refuse to officiate over the ceremonies when they begin in December of this year.

  • Party Not Gay Rights at London’s Annual Soho Pride 1

    12:00 AM — Thousands of party goers ignored the poor weather to enjoy Soho's annual and free gay pride event.

  • Uganda Under Fire For Gay Stance 1

    12:00 AM — The human rights group. Amnesty International has voiced concern over the continuing intimidation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights activists in Uganda.

  • NYC Sued Over Gay Partners Policy

    12:00 AM — In court papers made public in state court in Nassau County, Lambda Legal named the New York State Department of Civil Service as a defendant in its case against Uniondale Union Free School District for refusing to extend spousal medical benefits to a retired gay couple who were legally married in Canada last year.

  • Sexless Marriages for Gay Vicars

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  • Arrests at Latvia Pride

    12:00 AM — Latvian police arrested a number of protesters Saturday during the city's first gay pride march.

  • Terrorist Threat Does Not Hamper Big Gay Out

    12:00 AM — Thousands of revelers braved the rain and the recent terrorist attacks to attend Big Gay Out, held in Finsbury Park on Saturday.

  • Gays Lesbians at Greater Risk for Mental Illness, Study Says

    12:00 AM — A study by a group of New Zealand medical students has found that gay and lesbian youth throughout the country are at greater risk of mental illness than their straight peers, a finding LGBT community and welfare advocates say is "unsurprising" and likely paralleled throughout the world.

  • Australian Gay Magazine Offends Hindus

    12:00 AM — DNA Magazine, Australia's top gay publication, has censored their latest cover in an effort to quell outrage from the Hindu community. The cover, features male fitness star Matt Walch wearing a Roberto Cavalli brief that is screen printed with an image of the Hindu goddess Laxmi.

  • Jimi Hendrix Played ‘Gay’ Card to Ditch Army

    12:00 AM — According to a new biography on rock God Jimi Hendrix, the man worshiped across the globe for his wild ways with women and guitars wasn't always so straight — in fact, for one American institution, he was downright gay.

  • 3 Arson Attacks on US Gay Clubs

    12:00 AM — A third in a string of suspected arson cases against LGBT-friendly venues hit the heart of Texas this week when the Heart Rock nightclub was gutted by fire on Sunday. This marks the third such attack in as many weeks.

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