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  • 20th January 2011

    Daily Mail cartoon ‘depicts gay couple as neo-Nazis’ 89

    The cartoon showed a gay couple at a hotel check-in desk

    11:57 AM — A Daily Mail cartoon appears to depict a gay couple as neo-Nazis. One of the men in the scene has a swastika tattooed on his arm.

  • 14th January 2011

    Gay and straight students marry in the name of art 25

    The couple married for art (Photo: made-underground)

    1:40 PM — A gay man and a straight woman have married for an art project. University of Worcester art students Paul Cartwright, 20, and Nora Battenberg-Cartwright, 21, see their union as a piece of art and co-ordinate their outfits every day.

  • 30th December 2010

    Gay and adopted Daily Mail columnist slams Sir Elton’s decision to have a baby 84

    Andrew Pierce is the consultant editor of the Daily Mail

    2:10 PM — Andrew Pierce, the consultant editor of the Daily Mail had penned a column criticising the decision of Sir Elton John and David Furnish to have a surrogate baby, despite being both gay and adopted himself.

  • 2nd December 2010

    Gay father wins joint custody of children 22

    The children were conceived after the gay man advertised to become a father (Photo: D Sharon Pruitt)

    11:28 AM — A gay man has won joint custody of the two children he had through artficial insemination with a lesbian couple. The company director, of Sussex, had been battling the children's lesbian mother and her civil partner over where they should live.

  • 22nd November 2010

    Islamic schools ‘teaching pupils that gays should be executed’ 64

    There are said to be 5,000 pupils in the schools

    10:23 AM — Around 5,000 children at Islamic weekend schools are being taught homophobic and anti-semitic views, it has been claimed. According to a BBC Panorama investigation to be screened tonight, the Sharia law classes use textbooks which tell children that the penalty for gay sex is execution, that "Zionists" are plotting to take over the world for the Jews and the correct way to cut off the hands and feet of convicted thieves.

  • 8th November 2010

    Lesbian and gay man in child custody battle 6

    The lesbian couple are appealing against a ruling granting the father joint custody

    4:25 PM — A lesbian and a gay man are fighting a custody battle over their two children who were conceived by artificial insemination. The lesbian mother, who is in a civil partnership, had two children, now aged seven and nine, with the man after he advertised in a gay magazine to become a father.

  • 2nd November 2010

    Lesbian PC killed herself after being ‘victimised’ 4

    A verdict of suicide was recorded

    6:36 PM — A lesbian police officer killed herself after being bullied about her sexuality and appearance, an inquest heard today. Lara Goldie, 28, was found hanged at her Hackney flat in June.

  • 18th February 2010

    Comment: The PCC should not be dismantled 37

    Stephen Gately died last October

    4:31 PM — The Press Complaints Commission made the correct decision about Jan Moir's article on Stephen Gately. Despite the inevitable calls for it to be dismantled and replaced with a statutory body, a free press is the watchdog of a true democracy.

  • 11th February 2010

    Gay fashion designer Alexander McQueen commits suicide 20

    Alexander McQueen has reportedly committed suicide

    4:19 PM — Alexander McQueen, the gay fashion designer, has reportedly committed suicide. The 40-year-old was renown for dressing stars such as Kylie and had once described himself as the "pink sheep" of his family.

  • 29th January 2010

    Former Evening Standard theatre critic attacks newspaper’s defence of Jan Moir 28

    Nicholas de Jongh said the Evening Standard had repeated a "slur" over Gately's death

    3:41 PM — Exclusive Nicholas de Jongh, the former Evening Standard theatre critic, has attacked the newspaper for publishing an article defending Jan Moir's remarks on Stephen Gately.

  • 26th January 2010

    Gay Daily Mail journalist to write ‘out and proud’ column 20

    Andrew Pierce is now consultant editor at the Daily Mail

    4:35 PM — Andrew Pierce, the former assistant editor of the Daily Telegraph, has revealed he will write a column for the Daily Mail reflecting his "out and proud" outlook.

  • 15th January 2010

    Duncan James on bisexuality and depression 22

    Duncan James is appearing in Legally Blonde

    12:36 PM — Former boyband star Duncan James has spoken about being bisexual and how he struggled to come off anti-depressants after Blue split.

  • 13th January 2010

    Gay rugby star Gareth Thomas reveals he’s looking for love 35

    Gareth Thomas admitted he looked like "a tough f**ker"

    3:10 PM — Gareth Thomas, the Welsh rugby star who came out at the end of last year, has said he hopes to find a boyfriend. The player also suggested that the Daily Mail had been trying to combat negative publicity when it published his coming out interview.

  • 19th December 2009

    Welsh rugby star Gareth Thomas reveals he’s gay 87

    Gareth Thomas on the cover of his autobiography

    1:03 PM — Gareth Thomas, the former Wales Rugby captain has come out as gay in an emotional interview with the Daily Mail. He becomes one of just a handful of openly gay sportsmen.

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