29th April 2015
Spectator editor denies complaining that Eurovision is ‘too gay’ 11
6:14 PM — The editor of the Spectator has rubbished reports that he claimed the Eurovision Song Contest has become "too gay".
Sam Smith cancels Australian tour due to ‘vocal haemorrhage’
3:41 PM — The Brit award winning singer has been forced to cancel his remaining Australian tour dates to avoid long term damage to his vocal cords.
Trans pioneer April Ashley turns 80 5
12:19 PM — Legendary trans campaigner April Ashley turns 80 today.
28th April 2015
Queen Latifah: ‘Being gay is not a character flaw’
2:07 PM — Queen Latifah has said that attitudes to homosexuality are still "antiquated", with a tendency to treat it as a "character flaw".
Sandi Toksvig quits Radio 4’s News Quiz 9
11:13 AM — Sandi Toksvig has quit the popular Radio 4 comedy show, The News Quiz.
23rd April 2015
Vanessa Hudgens: It’s not fair to be closed minded – love comes first
6:53 PM — Vanessa Hudgens has spoken out about why she is a strong ally to the LGBT community, saying being closed minded isn't fair.
University to offer the UK’s first ‘Drag Studies’ course 21
12:55 PM — Edge Hill University is to become the first higher education institution in the UK to offer a course dedicated to the art of drag.
Review: You can actually see a drag version of Princess Diana 2
11:52 AM — Have you ever wanted to see a man who can play both Princess Diana and Wallis Simpson?
22nd April 2015
Video of Ed Sheeran branding rapper ‘faggoty’ pulled from internet 6
11:54 AM — Ed Sheeran's management have pulled a clip of the singer rapping about 'faggots' off of YouTube.
21st April 2015
One of the original X-Men will be coming out 5
10:58 AM — A leaked comic has confirmed a long-held fan theory about the sexuality of one the original five X-Men.
20th April 2015
Bryan Cranston calls to ‘end this silliness’ over same-sex marriage bans 4
5:49 PM — Breaking Bad actor Bryan Cranston says he is a big supporter of gay rights.
17th April 2015
Bollywood is full of ‘closet gays’, actress claims 4
11:53 AM — An iconic Bollywood actress has claimed that a huge number of India's leading men are in the closet.
16th April 2015
Protest against the closure of The Black Cap 3
5:17 PM — London's drag community have organised a protest outside The Black Cap this Saturday.
Pride writer among stars organising to save the Royal Vauxhall Tavern 3
4:03 PM — Stephen Beresford has joined calls to help protect the historic gay venue which features in his film.
James May tells Top Gear fans sending death threats to Sue Perkins to ‘kill themselves’ 22
9:10 AM — The Top Gear presenter has hit back at twitter users who threatened Sue Perkins.
15th April 2015
This P!nk fan’s homophobia is misguided in more ways than one 6
7:29 PM — A fan has written to the pop singer P!nk to chastise her for being "lebanese".
Good news for fans of Orange is the New Black
6:20 PM — Netflix have announced something that will please fans of their lesbian prison drama.
Most gay characters get barely any screen time in Hollywood films 13
2:56 PM — The majority of LGBT depictions in Hollywood film this year lasted less than five minutes, reports GLAAD.
12th April 2015
Someone has actually made an opera based on Grindr
4:44 PM — An opera based on hook-up app Grindr could soon be heading to a theatre near you.
This gigantic mural is encouraging people in Ireland to vote yes to equal marriage 2
4:10 PM — A gigantic mural of a same-sex couple has appeared in Dublin, ahead of Ireland's referendum on equal marriage.