4th February 2015
Trans children’s sense of gender is indistinguishable from cis children 14
2:08 PM — A study has found that trans children's sense of their gender is as firmly held as other children's.
Manchester gay venue Eden Bar denies closure reports
1:53 PM — One of the bars at the heart of Manchester's gay village has denied reports that it is closing for good.
Churches refuse funeral for gay man, hand his husband anti-gay leaflets 22
12:06 PM — A man in Arkansas who is organising his husband's funeral has been turned away from churches and other venues.
UKIP Christian group: Manchester Pride is a ‘parade of depravity’ 189
11:48 AM — A Christian group authorised by UKIP has claimed that being gay is a "vice", and that Manchester Pride is a parade of "wickedness".
Daily Mail objects to Labour plans to combat homophobia 211
11:28 AM — The Daily Mail has responded to Labour's plans for compulsory LGBT sex education with the headline "Sex lessons at 5 under Labour".
3rd February 2015
Labour ‘lazy and wrong’ over anti-gay bullying, says IBTimes journalist 31
6:35 PM — A journalist for the International Business Times has criticised Labour’s new drive to tackle homophobic bullying.
MPs vote in favour of three-person babies 15
4:34 PM — MPs have voted in favour of the creation of babies with DNA from two women and one man.
Obama commends Robbie Rogers for ‘inspiring a whole lot of people around the world’ 4
4:02 PM — President Barack Obama has commended out gay footballer Robbie Rogers for "inspiring a whole lot of folks around the world."
Tributes paid to pioneering gay journalist Michael Mason
2:57 PM — Tributes have been paid to one of the pioneers of British LGBT journalism, Michael Mason, who died at the weekend.
2nd February 2015
Photo: First look at BBC’s transgender sitcom 1
5:51 PM — The BBC has revealed details about a new transgender-focussed sitcom, Boy Meets Girl.
Proposals to shrink Camden’s Black Cap pub still under consideration 1
5:28 PM — The proposed redevelopment of iconic London gay pub and cabaret venue the Black Cap, which may face a drastic downsizing if the revamp goes ahead, is still ongoing as local councillors ran out of time.
Transparent creator apologises for ‘joke’ about Bruce Jenner 12
12:50 PM — Transparent creator Jill Soloway has apologised for posting a joke about former Olympian Bruce Jenner - amid reports that the star will come out as transgender.
Church of England evangelical comes out as gay 107
11:58 AM — An influential evangelical within the Church of England has come out as a lesbian.
2015 Football v Homophobia campaign launches in Manchester 7
8:46 AM — The 2015 Football v Homophobia campaign has launched in Manchester, at the National Football Museum.
1st February 2015
Anti-gay Catholics buy gay bar, and 6 other stories you might have missed 4
8:00 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Watch: Gay-inclusive advert to air during Super Bowl 4
5:45 PM — A gay-inclusive jewellery advert is set to air during the Super Bowl.
RuPaul hits back after Mary Cheney compares drag to blackface 38
1:27 PM — Reality star RuPaul has issued a defence of drag - after Mary Cheney compared it to blackface.
Poland: Transgender politician to run for President 15
12:46 PM — Poland's first openly transgender lawmaker reportedly plans to run for President.
30th January 2015
Grindr users complain that ads auto-dial £1 a second scam phone numbers 7
5:31 PM — A number of users have complained that third-party adverts on Grindr were automatically dialling scam premium rate numbers costing as much as £1 a second.
FA bans footballer for two matches over ‘game’ to guess whether women have penises 7
4:50 PM — Footballer Robert Huth has been suspended for two matches by the FA following a controversy after he engaged with a Twitter account asking followers to guess whether women had penises or not.