26th March 2015
BBC won’t rule out Jeremy Clarkson’s possible return 13
11:45 AM — The BBC, a day after announcing that former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson's contract would not be renewed as he punched a producer, has said it would not rule out his return in the future.
25th March 2015
BBC: Jeremy Clarkson sacked as Top Gear host for ‘unprovoked attack’ on producer 16
2:23 PM — Jeremy Clarkson has been sacked as the host of BBC2's Top Gear, it has been confirmed today.
12th March 2015
Madonna: Radio 1 is ageist for refusing to play my song 39
4:58 PM — The Queen of Pop has branded Radio 1 "discriminatory and unfair" after it declined to play her latest single.
11th March 2015
Jeremy Clarkson suspended for allegedly punching Top Gear producer 22
11:17 AM — Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended by the BBC following allegations that he punched a producer.
5th March 2015
Ex-Tory MP Harvey Proctor denies ‘rent-boy ring’ allegations
12:48 PM — Harvey Proctor has denied allegations that he was part of an alleged “rent-boy ring” – and has said that his previous convictions for gross indecency were for sexual acts that are no longer illegal.
13th February 2015
BBC News captions woman as ‘lesbian’ 29
2:37 PM — BBC News has captioned a woman as 'lesbian'.
7th February 2015
Evan Davis: Gay men use more drugs because they don’t have kids 39
11:51 AM — Newsnight host Evan Davis has spoken about the increased amount of drug use in the gay community.
2nd February 2015
Photo: First look at BBC’s transgender sitcom 1
5:51 PM — The BBC has revealed details about a new transgender-focussed sitcom, Boy Meets Girl.
28th December 2014
BBC weatherman: I still get homophobic messages 12
4:06 PM — BBC Wales weatherman Owain Wyn Evans has opened up about coming out as gay - and revealed he still receives homophobic messages.
Viewers complain that Doctor Who is ‘promoting’ homosexuality 158
12:04 PM — A number of viewers have complained to the BBC that sci-fi show Doctor Who is being used to 'promote' homosexuality.
1st December 2014
A year on – the BBC still won’t allow its presenters to wear AIDS ribbons 40
11:24 AM — A year after causing controversy by blocking its presenters from wearing red ribbons for World AIDS Day, the BBC still appears to be enforcing the ban.
21st November 2014
Strictly Come Dancing to feature same-sex dance couple 10
6:58 PM — The first same-sex dance couple will feature on Strictly Come Dancing this weekend.
12th November 2014
Children’s channel CBBC to broadcast film about transgender boy 34
2:29 PM — CBBC will broadcast a feature about a transgender boy next week for the first time ever.
5th November 2014
WATCH: Tory MP Michael Fabricant: ‘Gay men have to lie in order to give blood’ 2
5:55 PM — In a video aired on the BBC today, Tory MP Michael Fabricant calls for the equalisation of blood donation rules for men who have sex with men.
21st October 2014
Paul Gambaccini to return to BBC Radio in November 7
5:39 PM — The BBC’s Paul Gambaccini is to return to the airwaves next month after a year away from broadcasting following his arrest over allegations of historic sex crimes.
BBC DJ who banned Frankie Goes to Hollywood denies UKIP song is racist 18
11:23 AM — Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Mike Read, who famously banned Frankie Goes to Hollywood’s classic anthem “Relax”, denies his UKIP Calypso song is racist.
17th October 2014
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.
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.
8th October 2014
Sam Smith and Elton John team up for Children in Need charity single 6
4:49 PM — Sir Elton John and recently-out singer Sam Smith have teamed up as part of a supergroup for this year's Children in Need single.
7th October 2014
BBC asks public to submit video entries for Eurovision 2015 3
5:03 PM — For the first time since 2008, the BBC has asked the public to submit video auditions to become the UK entry into Euvision 2015.