22nd October 2014
Radio DJ Mike Read withdraws ‘UKIP Calypso’ song 10
2:19 PM — Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Mike Read has issued an "unreserved apology" for his 'UKIP Calypso' song, after it was decried as racist.
21st October 2014
X Factor contestant: Girls are put off dating me because my mum is gay 25
2:27 PM — A contestant on the current season of the X Factor has opened up about his mother coming out as gay when he was younger, and dealing with people who didn't understand.
20th October 2014
Grey’s Anatomy creator: If you don’t like ‘gay scenes’, don’t watch my shows 8
3:35 PM — Scandal and Grey's Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes has hit back at a fan who complained about 'gay scenes' in her TV shows.
Downton Abbey: Gay character trying to ‘cure himself’ of homosexuality 51
11:50 AM — The creators of Downton Abbey have revealed a plotline in which a gay butler will try to cure himself of homosexuality.
19th October 2014
Mandatory gay brainwashing, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 4
7:13 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
NSync reunion planned for same-sex wedding of singer Lance Bass? 1
5:05 PM — Singer Lance Bass has revealed that he will marry his same-sex partner in December - and he's invited his former 'N Sync bandmates.
TV fitness host: I was misunderstood when I said I wish I’d married a man 2
4:41 PM — TV fitness host Jillian Michaels has said she was "misunderstood" in a recent interview when she said she wished she had married a man.
Jenny McCarthy: I feel transgender inside, and I hope my son’s gay so he can do my hair 17
3:56 PM — Former Playboy Bunny Jenny McCarthy has claimed she feels transgender because she's "like one of the guys".
Neil Patrick Harris to succeed Ellen DeGeneres as Oscars host 1
1:38 PM — The Oscars will be hosted by an out performer for the second year running - after Neil Patrick Harris was announced as the ceremony's new host.
18th October 2014
TV fitness host: I wish I’d married a man, being gay is hard 20
5:59 PM — TV fitness host Jillian Michaels has said she doesn't feel comfortable being out of the closet.
Batman’s sidekick Robin to be gender-flipped in upcoming film? 5
4:29 PM — Batman's sidekick Robin will reportedly be played by actress Jena Malone in the upcoming 'Batman vs Superman' film.
Watch: Sir Ian McKellen brings back Gandalf during Stonewall school visit 3
12:53 PM — Actor Sir Ian McKellen has reprised his Lord of the Rings role, during a visit to a school to combat homophobia.
17th October 2014
Laverne Cox praises ‘Transparent’ creator for hiring trans writer 2
5:29 PM — Laverne Cox has praised the creator of drama series Transparent, for pledging to recruit a transgender writer for the show’s second season.
Out actor Ezra Miller cast as superhero The Flash 6
4:42 PM — Out actor Ezra Miller has been cast as superhero The Flash for an upcoming film.
Former Glee star: My soul is male, but I’m not transitioning 14
3:15 PM — Former Glee actress Charice Pempengco has said she considers her "soul" to be male - but isn't transgender.
Psychic Sally Morgan cancels signings after sacking husband for homophobic rant 22
1:48 PM — Psychic Sally Morgan has cancelled all autograph signings "until further notice", after she sacked her own husband for shouting homophobic abuse at a skeptic outside her show.
Graham Norton: ‘There’s a weird self-loathing in the gay community’ 118
1:48 PM — Graham Norton has discussed the criticism he gets for being camp, saying most of it comes from the gay community.
16th October 2014
Laverne Cox urges the world to turn purple for Spirit Day 1
10:29 AM — American actress Laverne Cox has become one of the first celebrities to tweet their support for Spirit Day.
15th October 2014
Graham Norton: I refused £5million from the BBC 4
6:55 PM — Graham Norton previously turned down a £5million contract with the BBC, it’s been revealed.
Shia LaBeouf: I was arrested in a theatre because Alan Cumming is too sexy 13
5:53 PM — Troubled actor Shia LaBeouf has blamed his arrest in a New York theatre on Alan Cumming being "sexy".