Was Shakespeare gay? Some experts think so – but not all can agree 19
10:59 AM — Some of the top Shakespeare experts around the world have become embroiled in a debate over whether the legendary playwright's sonnets prove that he was gay.
27th November 2014
Author PD James who voted against gay equality dies 38
2:46 PM — The author PD James, who was happy to have gay characters in her books but could never bring herself to vote for gay rights in Parliament, has died aged 94.
London arts festival organiser says event proves that London is the most ‘LGBT friendly’ place
2:17 PM — Organisers of Gaywise FESTival have commented at the closing of the event to say it proves that London is the most "LGBT friendly" place.
26th November 2014
Country singer Ty Herndon: Support after coming out ‘blew my mind’ 1
7:54 PM — Country singer Ty Herndon has thanked well-wishers for the wave of support he received after coming out as gay.
24th November 2014
Iconic London drag venue Madame JoJo’s closes after losing license 16
5:33 PM — London drag and cabaret club Madame JoJo's has possibly closed for good - after its license was revoked following a "serious incident of disorder".
WATCH: Strictly Come Dancing’s first same-sex dance 14
12:01 PM — Strictly Come Dancing has featured same-sex couples dancing together for the first time.
21st November 2014
Ladybird axes ‘for boys’ and ‘for girls’ labels on children’s books 5
2:39 PM — Children's book publisher Ladybird will be dropping book titles aimed at 'boys' and 'girls'.
18th November 2014
Drama school receives almost £100k to address LGBT issues 1
5:28 PM — Drama school the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama has been awarded almost £100,000 towards a project it runs tackling LGBT issues.
17th November 2014
Video game ‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ banned in India over gay character 3
2:26 PM — An upcoming video game that features a prominent gay character has been banned in India.
15th November 2014
Neil Patrick Harris and husband star in first joint ad campaign 7
4:02 PM — Newlyweds Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka will star in one of the first major ad campaigns featuring a married same-sex couple.
10th November 2014
One Directon’s Louis Tomlinson shows support for Tim Cook with rainbow Apple t-shirt 6
5:02 PM — One Direction star Louis Tomlinson showed his support for Apple's newly-out CEO this weekend, when he was spotted wearing a t-shirt with the company's old rainbow logo.
Singer Charli XCX: I will never return to Uganda over anti-gay laws 1
3:38 PM — A British singer whose mother is from Uganda has vowed to never return to the African country, over its anti-gay laws.
Venezuelan woman takes home crown at world transgender pageant 5
12:08 PM — A 22-year-old Venezuelan woman has taken home the crown in the world's biggest beauty pageant for trans women.
8th November 2014
This student’s response to being attacked for kissing his boyfriend is truly inspiring 14
7:20 PM — A student who was the victim of a homophobic attack has been praised for a defiant message he posted after the incident.
Daily Mail: Play about gay saunas is “sleazy” and “amoral” 62
12:22 PM — Theatre critic Quentin Letts has condemned a "taxpayer funded" National Theatre play that is set in a gay sauna.
5th November 2014
Rose McGowan apologises after claiming gays ‘fought for right to wear speedos’ and take MDMA 103
10:05 PM — Actress Rose McGowan has apologised after claiming that gay people "fought for the right to stand on top of a float wearing an orange speedo" taking MDMA - but says she stands by her overall point.
Rose McGowan: Gays are ‘more misogynistic’ than straight men 178
2:09 PM — Actress Rose McGowan has claimed that gay people "fought for the right to stand on top of a float wearing an orange speedo" taking MDMA.
3rd November 2014
Imitation Game writer: Everyone told me a film about Alan Turing was a terrible idea 5
6:53 PM — The writer of Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game has revealed he was repeatedly advised not to make the film.
2nd November 2014
Was a gay sex scene removed from Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game? 27
12:27 PM — A gay sex scene was present in an early draft of Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game, but was reportedly cut from the final film.
Benedict Cumberbatch: Gay codebreaker Alan Turing should be on a banknote 4
11:57 AM — Benedict Cumberbatch has called for gay codebreaking hero Alan Turing to be put on a banknote.