28th January 2015
Brighton head condemns government for excluding gay rights from ‘British values’ push 16
2:46 PM — The head of a leading independent school in Brighton has criticized the government - for failing to include gay rights in its push to promote 'British values' in schools.
27th January 2015
Brighton: Gay club defends ‘chav-themed’ night 34
5:52 PM — Revenge, Brighton’s largest gay night club, has defended its “chav night” following complaints that it could be offensive.
8th December 2014
Footballer abandons appeal against ‘homophobic gesture’ conviction 2
12:58 PM — A former Blackburn Rovers player has abandoned his appeal against a conviction for making a homophobic gesture while playing against Brighton.
25th November 2014
Brighton: Three men jailed over homophobic attack on gay man in St James’s Street 12
10:30 AM — Three men have been jailed after being found guilty of a vicious homophobic assault and a racially motivated attack in Brighton.
24th November 2014
Exclusive: Man arrested in Brighton for distributing homophobic leaflets 26
4:45 PM — Exclusive. A man has been arrested in Brighton for allegedly distributing homophobic leaflets.
14th November 2014
Brighton Pride safe ‘until 2020′ under new license 2
1:44 PM — Brighton Pride is secure until 2020, after the council granted a six-year license for the LGBT event.
22nd October 2014
UKIP supporting Brighton binman accused of anti-gay sea shanty loses dismissal claim 13
3:14 PM — A Brighton binman accused of writing anti-gay comments on a staff poster and of changing the words of a sea shanty to make a homophobic joke about a poop deck has lost his claim for unfair dismissal.
16th October 2014
Hundreds hold ‘kiss-in’ at Brighton Sainsburys after ‘disgusting’ lesbians asked to leave 35
9:01 AM — Hundreds have taken part in a gay 'kiss-in' at a Brighton branch of supermarket chain Sainsburys, after a lesbian couple were told the sight of them kissing was "disgusting", and could harm children.
14th October 2014
Brighton: Knife man charged with homophobic abuse at party
5:28 PM — A man has been charged over homophobic abuse at a party in Brighton and Hove and also possessing a knife.
12th October 2014
Sainsbury’s apologises to lesbian couple warned about ‘disgusting’ kiss 61
7:55 PM — Sainsbury's has apologised to a lesbian couple who were warned to stop kissing by a security guard, after a customer complained they were "disgusting".
10th October 2014
Primary school condemned for introducing gender-neutral toilets 31
2:46 PM — A primary school in Brighton is under fire, after it introduced unisex toilets to cater for transgender students.
1st October 2014
Leading clergyman says leaflets comparing homosexuality to paedophilia are ‘frightening’ 6
12:19 PM — A vicar in Lancashire has condemned leaflets distributed during Preston pride which compare homosexuality to paedophilia, calling them "threatening and frightening."
28th September 2014
Two Sussex teens fined over homophobic attack 11
5:35 PM — Two Sussex teenagers have been fined after they attacked a gay man in the town of Battle.
27th September 2014
Leicestershire Police: Anti-gay leaflets comparing homosexuality to paedophilia ‘not a crime’ 46
1:10 PM — A man who was caught distributing leaflets comparing homosexuality to paedophilia has committed "no criminal offence", according to police.
26th September 2014
Nottingham police warn football fans over homophobic chants 1
1:01 PM — Police have warned fans of Nottingham Forest FC that they will take a zero tolerance approach to homophobic football chants.
24th September 2014
Leaflets comparing gays to paedophiles now delivered in Lincoln 22
11:29 AM — Leaflets claiming that homosexuality is "not natural" and a "rebellion against nature" have been delivered in Lincoln.
11th September 2014
Police tell men using Brighton cruising spot to ‘#zipitup’ 22
5:23 PM — Sussex Police have increased patrols at a popular cruising spot in Brighton.
5th September 2014
Are bushes being grown in Brighton to hide a gay cruising spot? 14
12:54 PM — Brighton and Hove City Council have been accused of allowing bushes to grow tall at a cruising spot, to help hide sexual activity.
14th August 2014
Brighton: Man left with fractured eye socket after attack outside gay bar 4
11:18 AM — A man has been left with a fractured eye socket following an attack outside a Brighton gay bar.
12th August 2014
Is it really offensive for a gay bar to say that it’s only for ‘gay clientele and their friends?’ 219
1:47 PM — A small number of residents have complained about a sign in one of the oldest gay bars in Brighton.