8th April 2015
Coronation Street to feature ‘homophobic B&B owner’ storyline 13
12:53 PM — Coronation Street is to feature a storyline in which a homophobic hotel owner refuses to give a room to two gay men.
20th October 2013
Avon and Somerset Police to launch new films tackling homophobic hate crime 2
11:28 AM — Two new films are being produced in collusion with Avon and Somerset Police in an attempt to raise awareness over the issue of homophobic abuses, particularly in rural areas.
2nd August 2013
Comment: Growing up gay in rural Britain 69
2:43 PM — Teenager Justin Allen writes for PinkNews on the challenges of growing up gay in the countryside.
30th March 2011
Study claims English villages want to stay ‘heterosexual and white’ 117
10:50 AM — A study of villages in the English countryside claims that villagers want to keep them white, heterosexual and church-going. Researchers Jon Garland and Neil Chakraborti, of the University of Leicester, studied rural towns and villages in Suffolk, Northamptonshire and Warwickshire over a period of four years.