28th March 2015
Comment: Why the NUS policy condemning cross-dressing is offensive 29
5:33 PM — Trans activist Sarah Savage reacts to motions passed at NUS Women's Conference condemning cross-dressing, and telling gay men to stop acting like black women.
NUS conference condemns drag and tells gay men to ‘stop acting like black women’ 141
11:51 AM — An NUS conference has passed a motion condemning drag and cross dressing, while another motion attacks gay men who speak like black women.
22nd March 2015
Rupert Grint tried his hand at drag, and this is what happened 12
11:34 AM — Rupert Grint has recounted an experience of going out in public dressed in drag to please a group of Harry Potter fans.
18th March 2015
‘Benefits Britain’ drag queen quits to become a Tory candidate 22
3:17 PM — A drag queen from Blackpool is set to quit her job, after being selected to stand as a Tory candidate.
14th March 2015
This Conchita Wurst performance might not be what you expected 8
4:46 PM — This Conchita Wurst performance contains an extra twist.
2nd March 2015
RuPaul’s Drag Race axes ‘You’ve Got She-Mail’ catchphrase 7
2:29 PM — The latest season of RuPaul's Drag Race does not feature the phrase 'You've Got She-Mail' - after a row over transgender slurs.
20th February 2015
Maggie Queen of Soho is coming back to the West End 4
5:57 PM — Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho, a satire based on Section 28, comes to the West End next month.
1st February 2015
RuPaul hits back after Mary Cheney compares drag to blackface 38
1:27 PM — Reality star RuPaul has issued a defence of drag - after Mary Cheney compared it to blackface.
28th January 2015
Ariana Grande, Olivia Newton-John, Demi Lovato for RuPaul’s Drag Race 1
5:13 PM — A huge number of celebrities are set to guest judge on the latest series of RuPaul's Drag Race.
16th January 2015
Japan’s ex-PM debuts as a drag queen… could Gordon Brown be next? 8
3:42 PM — The former Prime Minister of Japan has debuted as a drag queen.
14th January 2015
Jonathan Ross: It would be ‘wrong’ for me to host ‘Drag Race UK’ 9
1:05 PM — Jonathan Ross has confirmed that he is still working on a British version of RuPaul's Drag Race - but does not want to present the show himself.
9th January 2015
She’s back! Drag queen gets standing ovation for speech about homophobia 34
7:51 PM — Irish drag artist Panti Bliss has delivered a jaw-dropping follow-up to her viral speech about homophobia.
14th December 2014
US: Woman arrested for dressing her son in girl’s clothing ‘as a punishment’ 25
2:20 PM — A woman has been arrested for dressing her 10-year-old son in girl's clothing, allegedly as a "punishment" for bad behaviour.
7th December 2014
Councillors launch bid to re-open drag venue Madame JoJo’s 2
3:19 PM — Labour councillors have launched a bid to save iconic Soho drag and cabaret club Madame JoJo's from being demolished.
Stephen Fry presents ‘Person of the Year’ award to drag queen Panti Bliss 5
12:05 PM — Irish drag queen activist Panti Bliss has picked up a Person of the Year award.
3rd December 2014
Irish PM goes for a drink in Dublin gay bar 9
1:38 PM — Ireland's Taoiseach has visited a popular Dublin gay bar.
29th November 2014
Ireland: Drag queen activist tipped to win ‘Person of the Year’ award 8
3:02 PM — An Irish drag queen who made a defiant speech about equality is tipped to pick up a 'Person of the Year' award.
24th November 2014
Iconic London drag venue Madame JoJo’s closes after losing license 16
5:33 PM — London drag and cabaret club Madame JoJo's has possibly closed for good - after its license was revoked following a "serious incident of disorder".
9th November 2014
Listen: Eurovision diva Conchita Wurst releases first new single 6
3:55 PM — Eurovision drag artist Conchita Wurst has released her first new track since winning the contest earlier this year.
31st October 2014
Drag artist ‘punched to floor’ in brutal Soho attack 33
5:57 PM — A gay drag artist has alleged he was attacked outside a nightclub in London because of his sexuality.