19th January 2015
Antony Cotton: There’s two gay players on every football team 41
11:28 AM — Coronation Street star Antony Cotton has claimed that there is on average "two or three" gay players on every football team.
18th January 2015
Justin Bieber attends gay Republican meeting, and 6 other stories you might have missed
7:52 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Sir Ian McKellen to depart ‘X-Men’? 8
5:03 PM — Sir Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will not appear in the next X-Men film.
Precious director: Homophobia is ‘rampant’ among African-Americans 28
4:23 PM — The director of Oscar-winning film Precious has attacked homophobia running "rampant" in the black community.
Italy: Mayor of Milan facing criminal charges for registering same-sex marriages 5
3:47 PM — The Mayor of Milan claims he is facing criminal charges, after he agreed to register a number of same-sex marriages carried out abroad.
Comment: Yes, there is homophobia at Eton 29
2:42 PM — Former Eton College student Jamie Jackson writes an open letter to children's author Piers Torday, after he made claims about low levels of homophobia at the famous school.
HSBC boss: If I wasn’t gay, I probably wouldn’t be CEO 30
2:09 PM — The head of HSBC bank in the UK has claimed that he probably wouldn't be in charge if he was straight.
London mayoral hopeful Ivan Massow expecting a baby with lesbian couple 9
12:47 PM — Gay rights campaigner Ivan Massow - who is running for Mayor of London - has announced he is expecting a baby.
Celebrity Big Brother star quits after calling Perez Hilton a ‘faggot’ 63
12:27 PM — A star has walked out of Celebrity Big Brother, after getting an official warning for calling Perez Hilton a "faggot".
Irish Health Minister: I am a gay man 11
11:49 AM — Ireland's Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar, has come out as gay.
17th January 2015
Ellen DeGeneres making new lesbian comedy, but don’t call it a lesbian comedy 2
7:24 PM — Ellen DeGeneres is set to executive produce a new comedy series for NBC based around a lesbian starting a family - but insists it is not another "lesbian comedy".
Photos: ‘Kiss-in’ held outside Vienna café that banned kissing lesbians 4
6:46 PM — Hundreds of people attended a 'kiss-in' protest outside a cafe in Vienna, after a lesbian couple were ejected for kissing.
Congratulations! Stephen Fry marries stand-up comedian Elliott Spencer 107
5:25 PM — Stephen Fry has married his partner, stand-up comedian Elliott Spencer.
Children’s author: I was Eton’s only openly gay student 7
5:18 PM — A childen's author who was once one of the only openly gay schoolboys at Eton College has praised the institution.
Michael Sam proposed to his fiancé at the Vatican 17
2:13 PM — Gay NFL star Michael Sam has revealed that he got engaged to fiancé inside Vatican City.
Kevin Hart: I won’t play a gay character, I’d worry what people would think 31
12:50 PM — Actor Kevin Hart has revealed he refuses to play a gay character - and turned down one role for being "too flagrant".
Russell T Davies: Just because gay people are accepted, doesn’t mean they are happy 6
12:07 PM — Russell T Davies has opened up about his vision for new gay-themed series Cucumber and Banana.
16th January 2015
Michelle Visage: Perez Hilton sets the gay community back 50 years 35
8:02 PM — Michelle Visage has claimed that her fellow Celebrity Big Brother house-mate Perez Hilton is "setting the LGBT community back" half a century.
‘Thunderbirds are gay’? Fans mock ‘twinky’ stars of new remake 8
6:39 PM — People have complained about the "twinky" line-up for an animated Thunderbirds remake.
Conservative MP: ‘Coming out’ as a Tory atheist is as hard as being a gay Tory 18
6:07 PM — A departing Tory MP has 'come out' as an atheist - and says it's as hard to be non-religious within the Conservative party as it is to be a gay Tory.