10th February 2015
Poll: 43% of Americans ‘uncomfortable’ bringing a child to a same-sex wedding 33
10:51 AM — Research by GLAAD shows some non-LGBT Americans still report substantial levels of discomfort with LGBT co-workers, family, and neighbours, despite historic legal progress for marriage equality.
9th February 2015
Sam Smith: I need a boyfriend to clean my Grammys 12
6:20 PM — Sam Smith has joked that he needs a boyfriend to clean his four Grammys.
Bruce Jenner speaks out after ‘devastating’ car crash
2:27 PM — Bruce Jenner has released a statement, after being involved in a car crash in which one woman died.
Conservative Prime Minister spent the weekend kissing drag queens 12
1:24 PM — A conservative Prime Minister has shared a kiss with a drag queen at a Pride parade.
8th February 2015
Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game snubbed at BAFTAs 58
9:25 PM — The Imitation Game has failed to win a single award at the BAFTAs, despite being tipped to be a big winner at the ceremony.
Pride writers win BAFTA for Outstanding Debut 9
8:28 PM — The writer and producer of Pride have picked up a BAFTA.
US: Bruce Jenner involved in car crash, one person dead 11
12:09 AM — Former Olympian Bruce Jenner has been involved in a multi-car accident in Malibu, California, that killed one person and left several injured.
7th February 2015
Australia: Transgender 17-year-old allowed gender treatment without parental consent 14
5:38 PM — A 17-year-old trans boy has become the first in Australia to be allowed access to gender treatment without permission from his parents.
US: Florida bill would make it illegal for transgender people to use public toilets 35
3:12 PM — A bill has been submitted in Florida that would make it a crime for transgender people to use public toilets.
How likely are you to be promiscuous? Your fingers could hold the answer 45
1:05 PM — The length of your index finger could indicate how promiscuous you are, according to a study.
6th February 2015
Bruce Jenner’s mother confirms trans speculation 10
11:50 PM — Bruce Jenner's mother Esther, has opened up about rumours that the Olympian is to announce their transition to female.
Transgender reporter: We need Bruce Jenner to come out 5
7:17 PM — One of the only transgender reporters in the US has urged former Olympian Bruce Jenner to weigh in on rumours about their gender.
Devon town to get UK’s first permanent rainbow crossing? 8
3:03 PM — The town of Totnes in Devon might be on course to get the first permanent rainbow crossing in the UK.
Policeman played ‘Dude Looks Like a Lady’ while questioning trans woman 3
11:49 AM — A police detective has been given a warning for playing the song 'Dude Looks Like a Lady' while interrogating a homeless transgender woman.
5th February 2015
Pope backs Slovakia referendum against equal marriage and gay adoption rights 68
5:53 PM — Pope Francis has given his blessing to a referendum that would ban marriage and adoption rights for same-sex couples in Slovakia.
Caroline Lucas urges government to save Broken Rainbow helpline 8
12:32 PM — Green MP Caroline Lucas has called on the government to protecting funding for LGBT domestic violence charity Broken Rainbow UK.
Increase in referrals for young trans people due to ‘wider acceptance’ 3
9:56 AM — There has been a steady rise in the number of young people being referred to support services for help with transgender issues, figures from a London NHS trust show.
4th February 2015
First glimpse of Glee’s Coach Beiste as a trans man 1
11:12 PM — The first photograph of Coach Beiste, played by Dot Marie Jones, as a trans man has been published in the USA.
US: Transgender news reporter returns to airwaves 3
6:35 PM — A legendary Los Angeles news reporter has made history - by returning to work after transitioning to female.
India: Lesbian helpline reveals most calls are from curious men 3
5:48 PM — India's first dedicated helpline for lesbians has revealed that most of the calls it receives are actually from curious men.