21st May 2015
Pittsburgh Pride faces protests for booking ‘white rapper’ Iggy Azalea 2
11:33 AM — A pride festival in Pittsburgh is under fire from radical campaigners, after it booked white rapper Iggy Azalea to perform.
30th January 2015
Music festival bans men from carrying handbags 24
4:49 PM — A music festival in Manchester has imposed a ban on 'man-bags'.
28th January 2015
New film about transgender prostitutes was filmed entirely on iPhones 1
3:38 PM — A new film has screened that tells the story of two transgender prostitutes - and it was filmed entirely on iPhones.
19th January 2015
Russia to ban films that ‘defile the national culture’ 41
4:50 PM — Russia is introducing harsher rules for film screenings - that could be used to crack down on LGBT cinema.
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.
30th October 2014
Liverpool’s gay arts festival Homotopia kicks off with renewed three-year funding 1
3:39 PM — Liverpool’s gay arts festival Homotopia kicks off in its eleventh year this month with renewed funding by the Arts Council.
25th August 2014
US: Laverne Cox to speak at NYC transgender and gender fluid arts festival 1
11:04 PM — Laverne Cox and her twin brother, artist M. Lamar, will have their first joint speaking engagement at a New York City festival celebrating transgender and gender fluid artists.
Totnes to get own rainbow crossing for Pride 10
2:37 PM — The rural Devon town of Totnes is to get its very own rainbow crossing, to celebrate next month's Pride festival.
24th August 2014
Ireland: Rose of Tralee reveals she is gay 4
12:54 PM — The new Rose of Tralee has revealed that she is gay.
2nd August 2014
Photos: Brighton Pride parade draws huge crowds 3
1:28 PM — Brighton's Pride parade drew huge crowds this morning, as revellers lined the streets for the city's celebrations.
25th July 2014
Trans* Pride festival to be held in Brighton this weekend 1
12:04 PM — The second ever Trans* Pride Brighton festival is set to open this evening.
18th July 2014
US: Flyers for ‘Straight White Guy Festival’ distributed in Ohio 41
5:43 PM — Flyers for a Straight White Guy Festival have been distributed in Ohio.
14th July 2014
UK: Teenager victim of homophobic attack at Hampshire music festival 3
6:21 PM — A teenager was the victim of a homophobic attack at a Hampshire music festival.
6th July 2014
Ukraine: Kyiv Pride organisers condemn authorities for cancelling event 16
7:00 PM — The organisers of Kyiv Pride have attacked the Ukrainian authorities for forcing the cancellation of the event.
Spain: One million take part in ‘Europe’s largest’ Pride in Madrid 12
3:24 PM — Over a million people took part in Madrid Pride yesterday, in what organisers claim is Europe's largest LGBT Pride parade.
5th July 2014
Ukraine: Kyiv Pride cancelled after authorities refuse to police event 16
2:09 PM — A Pride event in Ukraine has been cancelled at the last minute, after authorities said they would not guarantee protection to those taking part.
28th June 2014
Video: Singapore’s Pink Dot pride rally draws record crowd of 26,000 6
3:27 PM — Singapore's sixth annual Pink Dot festival drew record crowds today, despite prominent protests from religious groups.
23rd June 2014
Canada: Tweet-powered Pride flag unveiled for WorldPride in Toronto 2
2:09 PM — The week-long WorldPride festival is under way in Toronto, with a special Twitter-powered Pride flag unveiled as part of the festivities.
13th June 2014
Israel: Tel Aviv pride parade draws 100,000-strong crowd 2
8:40 PM — Over 100,000 people attended Tel Aviv pride today, as the week-long festival reached its peak.
8th May 2014
Philadelphia will host ‘America’s First Queer Jazz Festival’
6:01 PM — America's first LGBT jazz festival will take place in Philadelphia later this year.