7th January 2010
Jonathan Ross quits the BBC 30
12:07 PM — Jonathan Ross has announced today (Thursday) that he is leaving the BBC. The star, who got into hot water this year over a gay adoption joke last year, said his reasons for leaving were not financially motivated.
31st December 2009
Theatre director Nicholas Hytner knighted 5
1:30 PM — Openly gay director of the National Theatre receives knighthood in New Year's Honours.