13th February 2015
BBC News captions woman as ‘lesbian’ 29
2:37 PM — BBC News has captioned a woman as 'lesbian'.
Ireland: Former equality minister comes out as gay 1
1:51 PM — Ireland's former equality minister has hmself come out as gay.
US military finally gives go-ahead for Chelsea Manning gender transition 3
12:27 PM — The US military has finally approved Chelsea Manning for access to hormone therapy, according to reports.
Weatherman Fred Talbot found guilty of abusing teenage boys 24
12:02 PM — Former ITV weatherman Fred Talbot has been found guilty of indecently assaulting two teenage boys.
Visage lead singer Steve Strange dies aged 55 7
11:40 AM — The former lead singer of 1980s pop band 'Visage', Steve Strange has died.
12th February 2015
Matt Damon and Ben Affleck included gay sex scene in ‘Good Will Hunting’ 8
3:01 PM — Matt Damon and Ben Affleck wrote a gay sex scene into Good Will Hunting to trick Hollywood producers.
Campaign started to have Kylie represent Australia at Eurovision 12
12:50 PM — A campaign has been started for Australia to recruit Kylie Minogue to take part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015.
Intimate image of gay couple wins World Press Photo 2014 6
12:33 PM — An intimate image of a gay couple in Russia has won World Press Photo of the Year 2014, beating 97,911 other images.
Media is on the unforgivable side of history with Bruce Jenner, says ‘Boyhood’ star Patricia Arquette
11:38 AM — Boyhood star Patricia Arquette has praised Bruce Jenner over their transition, and said she was inspired by her own trans sister.
Laverne Cox cast in new CBS legal drama 1
9:34 AM — Laverne Cox has been cast in a new legal drama by US network CBS.
11th February 2015
Star of Russian sitcom comes out as gay 17
7:23 PM — One of the stars of one of Russia's biggest sitcoms has come out as gay.
PinkNews launches new PinkNews.lgbt domain 4
6:40 PM — PinkNews has become one of the first organisations on the internet to launch a .lgbt domain, PinkNews.lgbt.
Struggle for LGBT rights remembered in Westminster banner
5:47 PM — An exhibition of banners celebrating 800 years of constitutional history, which features one about LGBT rights, has been unveiled at Westminster Hall.
Madonna joins Grindr to chat to fans 27
11:51 AM — Madonna is set to join gay hookup app Grindr... to chat to a few lucky fans.
10th February 2015
Stephen Fry’s husband Elliott Spencer says ‘humour’ key to their relationship 11
7:16 PM — Stephen Fry’s new husband has spoken for the first time about their relationship.
Australia (yes, Australia) to compete in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 67
5:52 PM — Believe it or not, the powers that be have granted Australia the right to compete in this year's Eurovision Song Contest.
Texas to perform at Manchester Pride
5:16 PM — Scottish rock band Texas will perform at this year’s Manchester Pride, organisers have announced.
First out trans model featured in Germany’s Next Topmodel
5:12 PM — The next cycle of Germany's Next Topmodel will feature a trans model.
Chris Bryant: Bafta needs to do more to reflect Britain’s ethnic diversity 12
11:38 AM — Shadow Arts Minister Chris Bryant has criticised the “disturbing” lack of diversity in British film-making, after no black or ethnic minority performers were honoured at the Baftas.
You can now make a chocolate cast of your anus for Valentine’s Day 74
11:08 AM — If you're looking for a way to give the most intimate part of yourself for Valentine's day - this might be the product for you.