2nd February 2015
Church of England evangelical comes out as gay 107
11:58 AM — An influential evangelical within the Church of England has come out as a lesbian.
1st February 2015
Northern Ireland: Hundreds rally against DUP bill that would permit anti-gay discrimination 14
4:57 PM — Over a thousand people have attended a protest against a planned 'conscience clause' bill, that would permit anti-gay discrimination.
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.
EastEnders star Pam St Clement opens up about bisexuality
12:10 PM — EastEnders actress Pam St Clement has opened up about her bisexuality, and cheating on her husband with a woman.
Pro-gay Tory MP Francis Maude to retire 12
11:41 AM — Conservative MP Francis Maude, one of the first senior Tories to engage with the gay community, will not run for re-election in May.
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'.
US: Mitt Romney rules out run for President 3
4:09 PM — Mitt Romney has announced that he will not run for President again in 2016.
Jim Parsons to play God on Broadway 23
3:52 PM — Out actor Jim Parsons is set to play the role of God on Broadway.
US: Virginia lawmakers kill bill that would allow anti-gay discrimination 15
1:23 PM — Lawmakers in Virginia have successfully stopped a bill that would have legalised discrimination against LGBT people.
James Blunt defends ‘joke’ about dropping the soap near David Cameron 53
12:38 PM — James Blunt has defended making a joke about 'dropping the soap' near David Cameron and Boris Johnson.
Boris Johnson: I can’t see what the fuss is about with same-sex marriage 53
12:04 PM — Boris Johnson has dismissed critics of same-sex marriage within the Conservative party, claiming he "can't see what the fuss is about".
28th January 2015
France: Court rules that gay Moroccan can marry French partner 4
7:44 PM — A court in France has ruled that a Moroccan should be allowed to marry their French same-sex partner, in spite of a long-standing convention between the two countries.
Ofsted chief defends homophobia questions during Christian school inspection 20
7:04 PM — Ofsted's Chief Inspector has defended the regulator's questioning while investigating a Christian free school in Durham.
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.
Cabaret star Joel Grey comes out as gay, aged 82 41
3:54 PM — Actor Joel Gray has come out as a gay man, after decades in the closet.
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.
Brighton head condemns government for excluding gay rights from ‘British values’ push 17
2:46 PM — The head of a leading independent school in Brighton has criticized the government - for failing to include gay rights in its push to promote 'British values' in schools.
Mormon Church: We support anti-discrimination laws, but only if we can still discriminate 16
2:06 PM — The Mormon Church has backed laws that would outlaw anti-gay discrimination... as long as it is still allowed to discriminate against gays.
Sam Smith: I still struggle to be comfortable with myself 21
1:02 PM — Sam Smith has said he is still struggling to be "comfortable" - and addressed his previous claims that Grindr is "ruining" romance.
Gay comic Kate McKinnon cast in Ghostbusters reboot
11:46 AM — Openly gay comic Kate McKinnon has been cast in the new 'Ghostbusters' reboot.