28th January 2015
Brighton head condemns government for excluding gay rights from ‘British values’ push 16
2:46 PM — The head of a leading independent school in Brighton has criticized the government - for failing to include gay rights in its push to promote 'British values' in schools.
27th January 2015
Google apologises for translating ‘gay’ as faggot, fairy, and pansy boy 8
12:38 PM — Google has issued an apology - after a translation tool suggested a number of offensive translations for the word "gay".
26th January 2015
Alan Titchmarsh condemns gay Winchester professor 144
12:25 PM — TV host Alan Titchmarsh has laid into a gay professor at the University of Winchester, over his controversial statements about sexuality.
25th January 2015
British Army general set to come out as gay 17
12:47 PM — A British Army general could be about to make history, by coming out as gay.
24th January 2015
Q&A: Stonewall CEO Ruth Hunt answers readers’ questions 77
8:00 PM — Stonewall CEO Ruth Hunt has answered a series of questions posed by PinkNews readers.
23rd January 2015
Transgender worker ‘sacked’ for using female toilets 15
2:56 PM — A trans woman has alleged she was sacked by an employer because she refused to stop using the women's toilets.
22nd January 2015
Could you be the next LGBT Senior Organiser for the NUT?
11:47 AM — The National Union of Teachers is looking for a new LGBT Senior Organiser based in the Eastern or London regions of England.
Sacked trans police officer sues US city 3
10:54 AM — Trans woman Francesca Quaranta is suing a Connecticut city for firing her after she came out as trans.
21st January 2015
Christian school placed in special measures after failure to tackle homophobia 15
11:51 AM — A Christian school has been placed in special measures - after the principal complained that Ofsted inspectors asked children "inappropriate" questions about sexuality.
18th January 2015
HSBC boss: If I wasn’t gay, I probably wouldn’t be CEO 30
2:09 PM — The head of HSBC bank in the UK has claimed that he probably wouldn't be in charge if he was straight.
14th January 2015
Christian headteacher upset Ofsted questioned children about sexuality 32
7:03 PM — A headteacher at a Christian school in Sunderland has claimed that Ofsted inspectors asked children "inappropriate" questions about sexuality and sex education.
Italian gay chef told to sleep with a prostitute or lose his job 8
11:33 AM — A gay chef in Rimini was told by his boss to pay to sleep with a female prostitute or lose his job.
13th January 2015
US store Saks says it has the right to discriminate against trans people 11
11:57 AM — A US clothing store has tried to dismiss a former employees' transphobic discrimination case by claiming she has no right to be protected from discrimination.
12th January 2015
US: Texas bill would strip salaries from state workers who recognise same-sex weddings 40
7:25 PM — A new Republican proposal in the Texas state legislature would strip state employees of their salaries if they recognise same-sex marriages.
Tesco worker tells lesbian customer: Gay people shouldn’t have babies 97
5:20 PM — Tesco has apologised to a same-sex couple, after a checkout worker allegedly told them that gay people "shouldn't have babies".
Channel 4: Six percent of employees must be LGBT 34
4:37 PM — Channel 4 has set tough new diversity targets, which require six percent of employees to be lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender by the year 2020.
11th January 2015
Armed forces to ask new recruits if they are gay 36
11:45 AM — The British armed forces are to begin monitoring the sexuality of new recruits, in order to help tackle homophobia.
7th January 2015
Italy: leaflet warns patients to “take precautions” over gay dentist 4
3:26 PM — Leaflets were posted outside the office of a gay dentist in Massa, Tuscany, telling patients to take "due precautions".
24th December 2014
Bizarre study investigates whether gay people live near tobacco shops 11
11:53 AM — A surreal study has attempted to find whether same-sex couples live closer to tobacco shops than straight people.
21st December 2014
Transgender RAF pilot who served with Prince William opens up about transition 4
5:50 PM — An RAF Search and Rescue pilot who served alongside Prince William has opened up about her transition for the first time.