29th August 2014
Lesbian brutally attacked near her home to attend pride event despite injuries 2
10:23 AM — A woman who was brutally attacked near her home for being gay, has said she will attend Pride in Leicester alongside police.
27th August 2014
Watch: Coronation Street cast release music video for Manchester Pride 6
1:01 PM — The cast of Coronation Street have released a music video to celebrate Manchester Pride.
Advice columnist: Married bisexuals should stay in the closet 43
11:16 AM — A Slate advice columnist has compared bisexuality to attraction to stuffed animals, and told married bisexuals to stay in the closet.
25th August 2014
US: Minnesota hunting lodge pays for gay couple’s wedding after turning them away 64
3:24 PM — A Minnesota hunting lodge has apologised for refusing to hold a gay couple's wedding - by paying for their entire ceremony.
Totnes to get own rainbow crossing for Pride 10
2:37 PM — The rural Devon town of Totnes is to get its very own rainbow crossing, to celebrate next month's Pride festival.
24th August 2014
Is this the UK’s first same-sex fetish wedding? 29
11:28 AM — A couple have married in what they claim is the UK's first same-sex fetish wedding.
23rd August 2014
Sydney Mardi Gras organisers blame $177,664 loss on negative publicity 7
6:49 PM — Organisers of Sydney's Mardi Gras have blamed a financial loss on high ticket prices and negative publicity.
Orange is the New Black actress kicks off Manchester Pride 1
4:57 PM — Manchester Pride has kicked off today with thousands of revellers, and a parade led by Orange is the New Black's Lea DeLaria.
22nd August 2014
Miss Spain winner comes out as gay 2
1:30 PM — The winner of Miss Spain 2013 has revealed that she is gay.
21st August 2014
‘God Loves Gays’ billboard at Westboro Baptist Church gets full funding 3
12:41 PM — A campaign to erect billboards reading 'God Loves Gays' in Topeka, Kansas, home of the adamantly homophobic Westboro Baptist Church, has raised 100% of its funding.
Guess how much this year’s Brighton Pride has raised for LGBT groups? 1
11:27 AM — This year’s Brighton Pride has beaten its community fundraising target, organisers say.
20th August 2014
Coronation Street star: Gays tell me I’m ‘a disgrace’ to the community 49
6:17 PM — Out Coronation Street actor Antony Cotton has spoken about being ridiculed for his character, and being told that he is a "disgrace" to the gay community.
Peter Tatchell to receive honorary fellowship from Goldsmiths 1
4:39 PM — Rights campaigner Peter Tatchell is to be awarded an honorary fellowship by Goldsmiths, University of London.
Iranian lesbian couple marry in Stockholm 4
11:28 AM — An Iranian lesbian couple who escaped their home country have been married in Stockholm by a gay Imam.
19th August 2014
US: Smithsonian museum adding LGBT history collection 3
3:55 PM — The Smithsonian Museum has announced a new collection to mark the history of LGBT people, which will include props from TV show Will & Grace.
18th August 2014
Video: Adam Hills mocks God Hates Fags church for Robin Williams funeral picket 14
6:07 PM — Comedian Adam Hills has mocked the Westboro Baptist Church for their plans to picket the funeral of actor Robin Williams.
Video: Swedish cop shows off amazing dance moves at Pride parade 9
1:09 PM — A video has emerged of a Swedish policeman showing off some incredible dance moves at a Pride parade.
17th August 2014
Lib Dem minister: We need zero tolerance for homophobia in football 7
2:08 PM — Liberal Democrat minister Stephen Williams has called for a zero tolerance approach to homophobia in football.
16th August 2014
Prague Pride parade kicks off despite rainy weather 4
12:03 PM — Despite rainy weather, the Prague Pride parade has kicked off today, as 20,000 attendees are expected by organisers.
15th August 2014
First out NBA player Jason Collins considering retirement 2
11:39 AM — Jason Collins, the first out NBA player, has revealed he is considering retiring from the sport.