8th September 2014
New York: Gay groups apply to march in St Patrick’s Day parade after ban lifting 2
5:50 PM — Several LGBT groups have applied for the right to march in New York's St Patrick's Day parade, after organisers lifted a blanket ban.
Gay clergy ‘depressed’ over Church of England marriage ban 30
4:50 PM — A lobbying group has warned the Church of England that a ban on gay clergy marrying is pushing them away from the church.
Founder of anti-gay Chick-fil-A restaurant chain dies 30
11:42 AM — The founder of the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain - which donates money to anti-gay groups - has died.
7th September 2014
US radio hosts: Same-sex marriage will cause straight men to cheat on their wives with gays 69
2:52 PM — Two radio hosts are worried that same-sex marriage will cause straight men to start cheating on their wives with other men.
Spiritualist Church holds first same-sex wedding 8
1:04 PM — A Tamworth same-sex couple have become the first to marry inside a Spiritualist church.
6th September 2014
US: Homeless gay teen gives internet donations to charity 25
5:50 PM — A gay teen who raised $90,000 after he was thrown out by his family has donated some of the money to a homeless charity.
Illinois Family Institute: Libraries should stock books about children happy their gay parents died 13
4:16 PM — The Illinois Family Institute has claimed that libraries should stock books about the "joy" children feel when their same-sex parents die.
Baptist pastor: God wants gay people to be put to death 39
3:26 PM — A Southern Baptist pastor has claimed that God would want gay people to be put to death.
US: Lesbian teacher fired by Catholic school for getting pregnant 6
1:44 PM — A teacher has been fired by a Catholic school, because she is expecting a child with her wife.
Northern Ireland: Catholic school marches in Pride parade 8
11:03 AM — A Catholic school in Northern Ireland has made history, by marching in a local Pride parade.
5th September 2014
Catholic League head: Gays in St Patrick’s Day Parade should ‘keep their pants on’ 27
1:43 PM — The president of the Catholic League has told a gay group to "keep their pants on" when they march in a St Patrick's Day Parade next year.
4th September 2014
Ecuador recognises same-sex unions on national ID cards 4
8:48 AM — Same-sex couples in Ecuador have taken another step toward equality, as civil unions will now be included on national identification cards.
3rd September 2014
Former ‘ex-gay’ activist: I’m glad that courts are striking down marriage bans 12
6:16 PM — A former 'ex-gay' activist is glad that courts are striking down same-sex marriage bans that he helped lobby for.
Duck Dynasty star: I’m only as homophobic as Jesus 40
12:03 PM — The star of Duck Dynasty has claimed that he is only as homophobic as Jesus.
2nd September 2014
US: Farm fined $13,000 for refusing gay weddings to stop hosting all ceremonies 7
3:12 PM — A New York state farm which was previously fined for refusing to host a same-sex wedding has now said no couples will be allowed to get married there.
Church of Scotland faces staffing crisis as ministers quit over gay clergy 19
12:20 PM — The Church of Scotland has lost a further two ministers in an ongoing row over gay clergy.
Glastonbury celebrates first same-sex marriage 4
12:15 PM — The town of Glastonbury is celebrating its first same-sex marriage as David and Colin Kreps tied the knot on August 27.
US: Senior lawyer faces ‘severe’ punishment for calling AIDS the ‘gay plague’ 21
9:30 AM — A lawyer in the US state of Virginia is facing "immediate and severe" action after sending a company-wide email calling AIDS the "gay plague".
1st September 2014
Equalities minister Nicky Morgan now thinks its ‘great’ gay couples can marry 65
10:47 AM — Despite voting against legislation for same-sex marriage, Minister for Women and Equalities Nicky Morgan, has now said she thinks it is "great", that gay couples can now wed in England and Wales.
31st August 2014
Registrar dismissed for refusing to perform same-sex weddings wins employment tribunal 237
8:01 PM — An employment tribunal has found in favour of a Christian registrar who was let go after she refused to perform same-sex weddings.