27th March 2015
Gay UKIP candidate quits in protest after David Coburn’s ‘terrorist’ joke 8
12:44 PM — A prospective MP has quit UKIP in protest, after MEP David Coburn compared a Muslim politician to a terrorist.
Michael Sam: I have met a lot of gay players in the NFL 5
12:12 PM — Out gay NFL hopeful Michael Sam has said he knows there are "a lot" of gay players in the NFL, and that a number of players have come out to him as gay, since he did publicly.
Community mourns transgender teen Blake Brockington 4
12:09 PM — A prominent teenage transgender activist has died in an apparent suicide.
Tim Cook plans to donate his fortune to charity 2
11:50 AM — Out Apple CEO Tim Cook has said he plans to donate his multi-million dollar fortune to charity.
26th March 2015
Eddie Redmayne appears for the first time on set as trans woman Lili Elbe 12
8:04 PM — Eddie Redmayne has appeared on set as trans woman Lili Elbe, one of the first people to undergo gender reassignment surgery.
Alice Nkom: Preventing gay Cameroonians from accessing HIV care violates their human rights 2
7:03 PM — Cameroonian lawyer Alice Nkom says her country will never get on top of its HIV epidemic if it continues to prevent gay citizens from accessing healthcare through repressive laws.
The Coalition’s 2015 LGBT scorecard 23
6:48 PM — With the general election just a matter of weeks away, PinkNews looks back at the Coalition’s record of delivery for the LGBT community and assesses where improvements could have been made.
Rugby fan apologises for homophobic tweet 4
5:55 PM — A Welsh rugby fan has apologised for a homophobic tweet sent to out referee Nigel Owens in a face-to-face meeting.
Comment: Doctor Who’s contribution to the LGBT community 18
2:25 PM — Today marks the 10th anniversary of the revival of Doctor Who. Wilfredo Cohen looks at what the show has done for LGBT representation.
Trans tennis player Renee Richards on winning the right to play 1
1:31 PM — Renee Richards reflects on how she feels now about her ground breaking battle to play professional women's tennis.
25th March 2015
Exclusive: Chris Sutton on being publicly genderqueer 17
3:56 PM — Chris Sutton talks exclusively to PinkNews about being genderqueer in the public eye, after their brother Stephen famously raised £5 million for charity while battling incurable cancer.
Kentucky ‘trans bounty’ bathroom bill fails 6
3:38 PM — A bill proposing to offer cash rewards to people who reported trans students using the "wrong" bathroom has failed to pass.
Woman to sue gym that banned her for complaining about trans customer 86
1:46 PM — Yvette Cormier is suing Planet Fitness for banning her when she complained about a trans woman in the women's changing rooms.
Indiana gaming convention threatens to leave state over ‘Religious freedom’ bill 15
11:13 AM — Gen Con, a major gaming convention held in Indiana, has threatened to move its event out the state if "Religious freedom" bill passes.
24th March 2015
Adam Lambert: The music industry is quickly changing to be more accepting 2
5:41 PM — Out gay singer Adam Lambert has said he thinks the music industry is "quickly changing" to become more inclusive.
MPs present cheque to HIV charity from Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners reunion 4
5:23 PM — MPs Dr Hywel Francis and Siân James have presented a cheque for £4,000 to sexual health and HIV charity Terrence Higgins Trust.
Gloucestershire is now without a gay bar 27
1:55 PM — Gloucestershire is now without a dedicated gay venue following the closure of the county’s single remaining gay pub.
23rd March 2015
Police ‘investigating’ MP who decriminalised homosexuality over historic sex abuse allegations 8
7:51 PM — Late Labour MP Leo Abse, who sponsored the bill decriminalising homosexuality, is being investigated in connection with sex abuse allegations.
Elizabeth Taylor would be ‘horrified’ at HIV levels in gay men today, granddaughter says 4
7:20 PM — Elizabeth Taylor's granddaughter has said that the late actress and AIDS campaigner would be "horrified" if she saw the modern levels of HIV.
Nick Clegg: Leave Nigel Farage’s kids out of anti-UKIP demonstrations 172
6:43 PM — Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg has criticised the intimidation of Nigel Farage's wife and kids during anti-UKIP demonstrations.