8th December 2014
Pride scoops ‘Best Film’ at Independent Film Awards 1
12:29 PM — Pride has been named the best film of 2014, at the British Independent Film Awards.
Bioware writer: I wanted to include a trans character who is not ‘a monster or a joke’ 21
11:12 AM — Dragon Age: Inquisition writer Patrick Weekes has discussed the challenges of creating a trans character for the video game.
7th December 2014
Prince Harry’s big secret and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:36 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Listen: Sam Smith unveils stunning ‘Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas’ cover 6
3:44 PM — Out singer Sam Smith has unveiled a new cover of 'Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas'.
This bar owner’s response to a homophobic customer is just perfect 135
1:24 PM — A bar owner has smacked down a company's booking for a Christmas party, after they asked whether the venue was "Gay".
Stephen Fry presents ‘Person of the Year’ award to drag queen Panti Bliss 5
12:05 PM — Irish drag queen activist Panti Bliss has picked up a Person of the Year award.
6th December 2014
Paul Weller’s son comes out as bisexual 1
5:51 PM — The son of musician Paul Weller has revealed that he is bisexual, and praised his "hugely supportive" father.
Gym security guards ‘go undercover’ in sauna to stop men having gay sex 20
5:18 PM — Security guards at a gym in Austria are stripping off and going undercover - to stop men having sex in the sauna.
Harry Styles cuddled Sir Ian McKellen and it was adorable 9
4:39 PM — Sir Ian McKellen and singer Harry Styles shared a cuddle on TV last night.
Canada: Olympic figure skater comes out as gay 6
4:05 PM — An Olympic silver medallist figure skater has come out as gay.
Stephen Fry and Benedict Cumberbatch urge Mayor to protect Soho 12
2:23 PM — A number of celebrities have called on London Mayor Boris Johnson to safeguard the future of Soho.
5th December 2014
Sam Smith nominated for six 2015 Grammys 15
6:42 PM — Out gay singer Sam Smith has been nominated for six Grammys for the 2015 honours.
Baseball player calls reporter a ‘prick’ for asking why he opposes equal marriage 29
3:47 PM — Baseball player Torii Hunter - who has recorded political adverts opposing same-sex marriage - labelled a reporter a "prick" for asking about them.
‘tryAnal essential?’ – 7 strange fails to celebrate the demise of CAPTCHA 2
3:06 PM — As Google announces a simple solution to the sometimes difficult and strange CAPTCHA text boxes, to say goodbye, here are seven times the security measure has failed to convey anywhere near a normal message.
Gay UKIP MEP ‘warns’ that fictional town’s UKIP branch isn’t real 6
2:38 PM — Gay UKIP MEP David Coburn has 'warned' people that a UKIP branch in the stop-motion town of Trumpton is not real.
Pastor who wants to ‘stone homos’ by Christmas to receive coal instead of presents 10
1:14 PM — A pastor who claims AIDS could be wiped out by Christmas if "homos" were stoned to death is on Santa's naughty list this year...
Benedict Cumberbatch cast as main superhero in Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’ 1
12:54 PM — The 'Imitation Game' star Benedict Cumberbatch has been cast as the title character in Marvel Comics' upcoming film 'Doctor Strange'.
Gay porn star jailed after trying to smuggle crystal meth in his anus 35
11:31 AM — A gay porn star has been jailed for two years - after trying to smuggle crystal meth out of the US inside his rectum.
Rapper reignites feud with Perez Hilton: ‘You’re still a faggot, lol’ 36
10:52 AM — A rapper who last year had a long-standing Twitter feud with gay blogger Perez Hilton has reignited the fight, telling him: "You will always be a faggot."
LGBT-inclusive shows ‘Transparent’ and ‘Normal Heart’ among Writers Guild nominees
10:13 AM — Several LGBT-inclusive shows have been announced as nominees in the Writers Guild competition.