Archbishop of Canterbury cancels Lambeth Conference over gay clergy row 9
12:23 PM — Plans for the Anglican Communion's next Lambeth Conference have reportedly been scrapped amid fears of a boycott from African churches, over gay clergy.
Leading clergyman says leaflets comparing homosexuality to paedophilia are ‘frightening’ 2
12:19 PM — A vicar in Lancashire has condemned leaflets distributed during Preston pride which compare homosexuality to paedophilia, calling them "threatening and frightening."
30th September 2014
Nicky Morgan: Homophobic bullying in schools is ‘intolerable and we will stamp it out’ 18
3:49 PM — Equalities Minister Nicky Morgan, who voted against same-sex marriage, has spoken at the Tory Conference to say homophobic bullying in schools is "intolerable", and that the Government will do more to "stamp it out".
29th September 2014
Bishop of Manchester: The Church is capable of being on the right side of equality 17
4:20 PM — The Bishop of Manchester has said hailed the introduction of female Bishops, and added that the Church should come out "on the right side of equality".
US: Radio host who claimed gays are a crime against nature upset he’s labelled ‘anti-gay’ 15
3:37 PM — A radio host who called homosexuality a "crime against nature" has complained that he has been labelled anti-gay.
UK: 16% of people still think gay sex should be illegal 64
10:10 AM — Almost a sixth of British people think gay sex should be illegal, according to a new survey.
28th September 2014
Former Bishop of Winchester, who strongly opposed gay rights, dies aged 71 37
8:28 PM — Former Bishop of Winchester Michael Scott-Joynt, who strongly opposed LGBT rights in the House of Lords, has died age 71.
US: Louisiana church evicts Alcoholics Anonymous group, blames gay marriage 10
5:22 PM — A Louisiana church has blamed same-sex marriage for its decision to kick out an AA group.
US: Anti-gay Duck Dynasty star backs nephew in run for Congress 3
2:49 PM — Homophobic Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has voices support for his nephew, who is running for Congress.
Church in Wales to consider performing same-sex marriages 9
11:58 AM — The Church in Wales has launched a consultation to evaluate whether it should solemnise same-sex marriages.
Bishop of Buckingham: One in ten Church of England bishops are in the closet 7
11:34 AM — The Bishop of Buckingham has estimated that around one in ten Church of England Bishops are living in the closet.
27th September 2014
US: Catholic school ‘to review policies’ after firing lesbian teacher for getting pregnant 2
5:26 PM — A Detroit Catholic school is to review its policies, after it sparked a backlash by firing a teacher for expecting a child with her wife.
Christian B&B owner who turned away gay couple speaking at UKIP conference 373
4:11 PM — A Christian B&B owner who famously turned away a gay couple is claiming at UKIP conference that she was "punished for believing in marriage".
US: ‘Traditional marriage’ group funding campaigns to stop gay Republicans getting elected 6
2:14 PM — The National Organisation for Marriage is funding a campaign to block the election of the only openly gay Republican candidates - despite claiming to only oppose same-sex marriage.
Leicestershire Police: Anti-gay leaflets comparing homosexuality to paedophilia ‘not a crime’ 39
1:10 PM — A man who was caught distributing leaflets comparing homosexuality to paedophilia has committed "no criminal offence", according to police.
26th September 2014
Christian mum writes ‘family friendly’ Harry Potter, where Dumbledore is straight 33
4:11 PM — A Christian mother is writing a 'family friendly' version of Harry Potter - in which gay headmaster Albus Dumbledore is actually a straight reverend.
25th September 2014
Stonewall discontinues ‘Bigot of the Year’ for 2014 awards 38
6:24 PM — Leading gay rights charity Stonewall has dropped its 'Bigot of the Year' category for its 2014 Stonewall Awards ceremony.
Despite anti-gay rants, Duck Dynasty computer game to get international release 5
4:41 PM — The controversial television reality series Duck Dynasty will soon branch out into the world of gaming, despite a history of anti-gay remarks from one of the show's most prominent stars.
UK: Preacher who called for gays to be stoned to death held in terror arrests
11:26 AM — Anti-gay preacher Anjem Choudary has been arrested, along with eight other men, on suspicion of membership of a banned organisation.
Coronation Street to introduce gay vicar in ‘modern relationship’ storyline 15
10:44 AM — Coronation Street is set to introduce a gay vicar character into Weatherfield.