21st May 2015
Lithuania causes a stir with same-sex kisses at Eurovision semi-finals 16
9:40 PM — The Lithuanian performance at tonight's Eurovision semi-finals featured dancers swapping around and kissing their same-sex partners.
Ofcom blocks radio station’s plans to drop LGBT commitments
5:15 PM — Ofcom has refused to grant permission for Lancashire community radio station Chorley FM to drop its focus on the LGBT community.
Sam Smith: I love that homophobes listen to my music
12:26 PM — Sam Smith has said he enjoys the idea of people who oppose his rights listening to his music.
Pittsburgh Pride faces protests for booking ‘white rapper’ Iggy Azalea 1
11:33 AM — A pride festival in Pittsburgh is under fire from radical campaigners, after it booked white rapper Iggy Azalea to perform.
Will Young: Talking to Simon Cowell is like being with an anti-gay Catholic 17
10:52 AM — Pop Idol winner Will Young has lashed out at his former mentor Simon Cowell.
Elton John takes time out to go to his school reuinion
8:21 AM — Sir Elton John has taken time out of his no-doubt busy schedule to attend a school reunion with some classmates he hadn't seen for fifty years.
19th May 2015
Worried Eurovision isn’t gay enough? This might be the answer… 3
4:37 PM — After Graham Norton warned that Eurovision will be 'quite straight' this year, an enterprising video maker has taken it upon himself to make sure that's not the case.
Vienna to keep its ‘gay traffic lights’ 1
2:26 PM — Vienna has decided to keep its gay-themed traffic lights after Eurovision - despite right-wing protests.
Sam Smith gives ‘Love Actually’-style silent awards speech after vocal surgery 2
11:53 AM — Sam Smith has delivered a silent acceptance speech at the Billboard awards - while waiting to undergo surgery on his vocal chords.
18th May 2015
Swedish Eurovision favourite: I would ‘absolutely’ date a man 12
8:03 PM — The current favourite to win this year’s Eurovison Song Contest has said he would “absolutely” date a man – despite previous comments some interpreted as homophobic. Swedish entrant Måns Zelmerlöw is hot favourite with pollsters to take the trophy this weekend with song ‘Heroes’, potentially succeeding Austrian drag diva Conchita Wurst. Mr Zelmerlöw caused controversy in Sweden […]
Madonna stirs controversy with gay Muslim-Jewish kiss 40
7:32 PM — Madonna has stirred controversy again - by advertising her album with a picture of a Muslim man kissing a Jewish man.
Nigella Lawson for Eurovision, but not how you think 7
11:53 AM — Nigella Lawson has seemingly confirmed that she will be involved in Eurovision this year - but not how you think.
16th May 2015
Conchita Wurst: Some people think I’m a trans woman 22
5:59 PM — Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst has spoken about people assuming that she is a trans woman, but says she is "very strict about the difference".
14th May 2015
Dappy from N-Dubz backs Norman Lamb for Lib Dem leader 4
3:53 PM — The grime musician Dappy has tweeted his support for Norman Lamb to be Liberal Democrat leader.
Bono comes out for same-sex marriage 3
1:03 PM — The U2 star said he supports the Republic of Ireland opening up marriage to same-sex couples.
13th May 2015
Elton John reveals plans for new Billy Elliott the Musical film 3
1:00 PM — Sir Elton John has revealed plans to make a film out of his stage show Billy Elliott the Musical.
12th May 2015
Sir Elton John: Homophobia meant my father never saw my shows 4
11:46 AM — Writing on the success of the Billy Elliot musical, Sir Elton John discussed why the show means so much to him.
11th May 2015
Watch: Sean Hayes and his husband made the best Mother’s Day present ever 2
6:02 PM — Sean Hayes and his husband have recorded a video for their mothers to celebrate the US Mother's Day.
Graham Norton is not happy about Australia being in Eurovision 15
12:35 PM — Graham Norton isn't happy about the latest addition to the Eurovision Song Contest.
9th May 2015
Miley Cyrus: I’ve had girlfriends but I don’t want to label myself 5
11:47 AM — Former Disney star Miley Cyrus has opened up about her sexuality, revealing that she has dated both men and women.