28th December 2014
BBC weatherman: I still get homophobic messages 11
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.
2nd October 2014
Stephen Fry: I’m the only person I hurt with my drug use 20
10:13 AM — There is a "huge moral difference" between historical drug use and cases of sexual abuse, Stephen Fry says.
26th September 2014
Scott Mills: ‘You don’t have to dance with a man because you’re gay’ 13
1:49 PM — Scott Mills has shot down suggestions he should be paired with a male dance partner on Strictly Come Dancing.
18th September 2014
Ben Whishaw cast as lead in new BBC gay spy drama 9
4:07 PM — Out film actor Ben Whishaw has been cast as the lead in an upcoming BBC spy drama 'London Spy'.
8th September 2014
Broadcast guru becomes Ed Miliband’s first out adviser 1
7:58 PM — Ed Miliband has appointed an openly gay broadcaster to his shadow adviser team.
31st August 2014
Banned lesbian lizards, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:53 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Paul Ross to take time off from radio show following affair revelations 13
4:42 PM — Radio presenter Paul Ross is to take a leave of absence from his BBC London show, after opening up about a year-long affair with another man.
Paul Ross: I cheated on my wife with another man 82
12:07 PM — A British TV host has opened up about having a year-long affair with another man.
18th August 2014
James Norton to play gay painter Duncan Grant in new BBC drama 5
6:38 PM — Actor James Norton is to play painter Duncan Grant in a new drama exploring the Bloomsbury Group of writers and artists.