Study shows that 1 in 4 Londoners have had, or would have, gay sex
According to the survey, 60% of female respondents said they had had, or would have a same-sex sexual experience, and 23% of men said the same.
It also detailed in which London boroughs people were having the most same-sex encounters. Then we all moved to the borough of Havering, where 50% of respondents said they had in the past had a same-sex experience.
Dame Helen Mirren dressed as the Queen tells gay festival drummers to ‘shut the f**k up’
Dame Helen, who played Queen Elizabeth II in the production stormed out of the Gielgud Theatre and in no uncertain terms, told the drummers to quiet down.
She clearly then put the debacle behind her, as she was spotted with husband Taylor Hackford at As One in the Park, which took place in Victoria Park.
Lib Dem peer Baroness Barker comes out during equal marriage debate
Liberal Democrat peer Liz Barker came out in a moving speech during the equal marriage debate in the House of Lords this summer. She was among the first to speak and said she had to “declare an interest”.
“Many years ago, I had the great good fortune to meet someone,” she said. “She and I have loved each other ever since.”
She went on to say it was a “great relief” to read the letter by the Bishop of Salisbury to Lord Alli, in which he argued “Whilst marriage is robust and enduring, what is meant by marriage has developed and changed significantly”.