26th August 2014
South Wales: Increase in reporting of LGBT hate crime
3:42 PM — More people are reporting homophobic and transgender hate crime in South Wales, figures show.
London: Police release image of man accused of making anti-gay slurs at victim in street
11:07 AM — Police have released an image of a man they are looking to trace in connection with several homophobic incidents in London.
5th August 2014
Man left unconscious after homophobic attack at Brighton Pride 10
10:11 AM — Sussex Police are investigating a homophobic assault at Brighton Pride which left one man unconscious.
29th July 2014
Athens: 10 police officers attack men for holding hands 63
3:23 PM — Two young men have reportedly been attacked in Athens by up to 10 police officers after they were spotted holding hands.
17th July 2014
Leeds: Police appeal over anti-gay assault at train station
3:03 PM — Police are appealing for information following a homophobic assault at Leeds train station.
26th June 2014
Mayor of Tower Hamlets condemns homophobic attack on gay couple 3
11:57 AM — A homophobic attack on a gay couple in east London has been condemned by the Mayor of Tower Hamlets.
24th June 2014
London: Gay couple beaten and called ‘faggots’ by teens 74
10:34 AM — Police are investigating an assault on a gay couple in east London.
12th June 2014
London: Man arrested over homophobic bleach attacks
10:56 AM — A man has been arrested in connection with two homophobic attacks in south London.
3rd June 2014
UK: Teen punched gay man and said: ‘What do you want faggot?’ 3
3:18 PM — A teenager who launched a drunken attack at a gay man in Swindon has been jailed for breaking his suspended sentence.
28th May 2014
Oxford students called ‘fags’ in homophobic assault 6
2:53 PM — Two students at the University of Oxford were assaulted last weekend in a homophobic attack.
22nd May 2014
UK: Teen jailed for attacking gay man as he waited for victim outside Co-op shop 6
12:47 PM — A teenager has been jailed for 21 months for a homophobic attack on a gay man in Hertford.
20th May 2014
UK: Teen gets 14 years for stabbing gay man in chest 56
1:09 PM — A teenager has been jailed for stabbing a gay man in the chest, piercing his heart in the process.
15th May 2014
Labour MP Diane Abbott: Mayor of London must act over rising homophobic crime 23
5:31 PM — Labour’s Diane Abbott is calling on Mayor of London Boris Johnson to take action following a 5.6% increase in homophobic crime across the capital.
13th May 2014
London drag queen: Homophobic thugs tried to throw me off a bridge
5:34 PM — A popular London drag queen has spoken of a harrowing homophobic attack.
Homophobic crime in London up by more than 5% 29
12:03 PM — Homophobic crime in London has increased by 5.6% reversing a previous decline, latest figures from the Metropolitan Police Service show.
12th May 2014
Homophobes killed Welsh man’s cat and then sent sympathy card 20
6:20 PM — The chief executive of an LGBT support group has revealed that homophobes made his life a misery to the extent they killed his pet cat.
1st May 2014
UK: Two men jailed for throwing gay man in river, calling him ‘queer’ 23
4:26 PM — Two men have been jailed for attacking a 36-year-old gay man and throwing him in the River Humber.
Home Office Minister Norman Baker: We are making significant progress in the battle against hate crime 4
2:00 PM — The Coalition is making significant progress in the battle against hate crime, Lib Dem minister Norman Baker says.
30th April 2014
Remembering the Admiral Duncan nail bomb attack 15 years on 10
2:46 PM — The 15th anniversary of the worst homophobic attack to ever occur in Britain will be marked this evening.
23rd April 2014
New York: Suspects arrested for attacking gay man, leaving him with ripped eye socket 12
5:55 PM — Four men have been arrested in connection with a homophobic attack on a gay man in New York.