Irish politician agrees there should be more LGBT children’s characters 1
11:03 AM — Fine Gael politician Jerry Buttimer said there should be more LGBT characters in children's television.
Caitlyn Jenner takes seventh place on Woman’s Hour Power List
9:47 AM — Reality star Caitlyn Jenner has been included among the world's most influential women.
Bruno Toniloi: A same-sex Strictly couple would be fantastic 2
9:24 AM — Strictly Come Dancing judge Bruno Tonioli said having a same-sex couple would be 'absolutely fantastic'.
1st July 2015
Watch: New documentary delves into Puerto Rico’s transgender community
5:57 PM — A new documentary features the lives of nine transgender and drag individuals in Puerto Rico.
Gay host Thomas Roberts quits ‘Miss USA’ over Donald Trump 3
5:43 PM — Miss USA has been left hostless - after its hosts Thomas Roberts and Cheryl Burke both quit over controversial comments made by owner Donald Trump.
Dr Christian Jessen: Same-sex dance couples on Strictly would look ‘silly’ 65
5:11 PM — Dr Christian Jessen has weighed in on a row over plans for same-sex dance couples on Strictly Come Dancing.
Daniel Radcliffe named bottom of the year 23
11:40 AM — Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has surprisingly picked up the title of 'Rear of the Year'.
Norman Lamb: Gay characters shouldn’t be ‘out of bounds’ in children’s TV shows like Peppa Pig 9
4:52 AM — PinkNews Exclusive Lib Dem leadership candidate Norman Lamb has called for children's TV to feature more same-sex couples, in an interview with PinkNews.
30th June 2015
Trans radio host Stephanie Hirst set to return to airwaves 1
5:25 PM — Popular radio host Stephanie Hirst, who quit her show after announcing her transition to female, is set to make a return to the airwaves.
Marvel boss reveals a film ‘will feature an LGBT character’ in future 9
5:02 PM — Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios, promised that "in the next decade or sooner" one of its films will feature an LGBT character.
Miles Jupp to take over from Sandi Toksvig on Radio 4’s News Quiz 2
3:32 PM — Sandi Toksvig has officially left Radio 4's News Quiz - releasing a special goodbye episode after quitting the show to go into politics.
NBC: Donald Trump, you’re fired! 3
2:05 PM — Apprentice boss Donald Trump has himself been fired by NBC - after making offensive comments about Mexicans while seeking the Republican Presidential nomination.
Ellen Page: I wish I’d come out as gay sooner
10:40 AM — Out actress Ellen Page has said she hopes she might get married one day, and that she wishes she had come out sooner.
29th June 2015
Jeremy Renner gave a brilliant response to people who think he’s gay 16
8:05 PM — Avengers actor Jeremy Renner really doesn't care if people think he's gay - he gave an amazing response to anyone who thinks he is.
Photos: Caitlyn Jenner attends NYC Pride 1
3:34 PM — Reality star Caitlyn Jenner made a rare appearance at an NYC Pride event.
Homophobe accuses NBC of changing its logo to ‘gay colours’ …it’s just their normal logo 13
12:09 PM — A homophobe has ranted at US TV network NBC for changing its logo to 'gay colours' - but the network's rainbow logo has been in place for nearly three decades.
Heath Ledger based Brokeback character on ‘homophobic gay’ uncle 1
9:25 AM — Late actor Heath Ledger based his 'Brokeback Mountain' character on his "homophobic gay" uncle, Ang Lee has said.
28th June 2015
Photos: Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi among those celebrating NYC Pride
6:56 PM — New York City Pride took place today with some very distinguished guests.
Arnold Schwarzenegger had a brilliant reply to a fan upset with his rainbow picture 20
1:04 PM — Actor and politician Arnold Schwarzenegger responded brilliantly to a fan who expressed disapproval of him.
27th June 2015
Watch: Derek Jacobi proposes to Ian McKellen after SCOTUS ruling?!
1:37 PM — Veteran actor Derek Jacobi appeared to pop the question to his 'Vicious' co-star Sir Ian McKellen on the announcement of the SCOTUS ruing on same-sex marriage.