2nd November 2014
Sol Campbell: I nearly quit football over gay rumours and racism 3
3:45 PM — Former England footballer Sol Campbell has revealed that he nearly quit the sport over rumours about his sexuality and jibes about his race.
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.
Sir Ian McKellen slams England manager who thinks he’s never met a gay player 8
11:31 AM — Sir Ian McKellen has rebuked England manager Roy Hodgson, after he claimed he didn't know any players who might come out as gay.
1st November 2014
Iconic Doctor Who villain makes shock return as a woman 53
9:48 PM — Iconic Doctor Who villain the Master has made a surprise return to the show - as a woman.
Someone actually made a Michael Gove sex toy 4
2:01 PM — An enterprising designer has created a sex toy featuring the likeness of Tory chief whip Michael Gove.
India: Court files notice to Aamir Khan for ‘promoting’ homosexuality 8
12:15 PM — A court in India has filed a legal notice with Bollywood actor Aamir Khan - for 'promoting' homosexuality on a TV show.
Conchita Wurst to perform for the United Nations next week 1
11:39 AM — Eurovision drag artist Conchita Wurst will perform for the United Nations, it has been announced.
31st October 2014
Neil Patrick Harris wins Halloween with adorable family costumes 25
10:47 PM — We recap the out actor's adorable tradition of family-themed Halloween costumes.
Watch: Ellen DeGeneres ‘turns straight’ for Halloween
7:09 PM — Lesbian TV host Ellen DeGeneres has turned straight and married actor George Clooney - but only for her Halloween costume.
Michael Cashman: Barbara Windsor set me up with my late partner Paul 5
1:45 PM — Newly appointed Labour LGBT global envoy, Lord Cashman, has revealed he met his late civil partner, Paul Cottingham at a party hosted by former EastEnder's colleague Barbara Windsor who introduced them.
Alan Cumming: ‘ I never had any shame about being bisexual’ 6
1:04 PM — Alan Cumming has said he never felt there was "something wrong" with him when he realised he was bisexual.
Watch: Starbucks launches ad featuring drag queens 30
12:01 PM — Coffee chain Starbucks has launched a new ad campaign featuring two prominent drag artists.
US: Ted Cruz says Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a ‘personal decision’ to be gay 20
11:56 AM — Texas senator Ted Cruz has reacted to Apple CEO Tim Cook's announcement that he is gay by calling it a "personal decision."
Sir Ian McKellen awarded Freedom of the City of London 10
11:31 AM — Actor and gay rights campaigner Sir Ian McKellen has been awarded the honour of Freedom of the City of London.
30th October 2014
Liverpool’s gay arts festival Homotopia kicks off with renewed three-year funding 1
3:39 PM — Liverpool’s gay arts festival Homotopia kicks off in its eleventh year this month with renewed funding by the Arts Council.
Boy George: People always ask me ‘do you think my friend is gay?’ 13
12:57 PM — Singer Boy George has revealed the one gay-related thing people always ask him is "meet my friend, do you think he's gay?"
Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I am proud to be gay’ 17
11:48 AM — Apple boss Tim Cook has spoken publicly on his sexuality for the first time, revealing he is "proud to be gay."
29th October 2014
US: Former The View co-host Sherri Shepherd mocks Rosie O’Donnell’s depression 11
10:06 PM — Sherri Shepherd, a former co-host on The View, has made fun of Rosie O'Donnell for her depression, as well as her "other ailments."
The Walking Dead star Norman Reedus shoots down rumours he didn’t want his character to be gay
7:48 PM — The Walking Dead actor Norman Reedus has denounced claims that he did not want his character Daryl Dixon to be gay as "total bs."