25th November 2014
Spar staff member hailed for refusing to serve couple who called man a ‘faggot’ 20
4:49 PM — A staff member in convenience store Spar has been commended for turning away two customers who mocked a gay man because of his appearance, calling him a "faggot".
21st November 2014
Gay rugby player beaten on Manchester’s Canal Street 7
8:37 AM — A rugby player who was promoting his LGBT rugby team was attacked on Manchester's Canal Street, and police ar treating the incident as a hate crime.
19th November 2014
WATCH: University of Nottingham hockey team strip off against homophobia 19
11:03 AM — Adding to the trend of sports teams stripping off for good causes, the University of Nottingham has now made its own video against homophobia.
18th November 2014
DUP MPs launch petition supporting bakery that refused to bake ‘gay’ cake 37
10:42 AM — Three Democratic Unionist MPs have launched a petition in support of a bakery to be taken to court for refusing to make a ‘gay’ cake.
Hundreds take over Manchester trams in gay choir sing-along following brutal homophobic attack 3
10:22 AM — Hundreds turned up to a mass sing-along on Manchester's Metrolink on Monday following a homophobic attack in the city.
17th November 2014
Peter Tatchell Foundation auctioning holiday to country where gays are imprisoned 27
4:55 PM — Exclusive: Peter Tatchell has defended his Foundation auctioning a holiday to Morocco, where a gay British man was jailed earlier this year for ‘homosexual acts.’
Friends of Clapham Common says spate of homophobic attacks are an ‘isolated thing’ 5
4:17 PM — The chairman of the Friends of Clapham Common has disputed police reports of a systematic rise of homophobic abuse in the area.
14th November 2014
US State Department urges India to end anti-gay law 2
10:43 AM — The US State Department has urged India to put an end to a law which bans sex “against the order of nature”.
England coach Stuart Lancaster condemns homophobic abuse against referee Nigel Owens 1
10:27 AM — England Coach Stuart Lancaster has said applauded the Rugby Football Union for taking a stance against reports of homophobic abuse against referee Nigel Owens.
13th November 2014
Rugby Football Union to investigate homophobic abuse against referee Nigel Owens 5
10:53 AM — The Rugby Football Union has said it will investigate reports of Twickenham fans directing homophobic abuse at referee Nigel Owens.
12th November 2014
Twickenham rugby fans accused of shouting homophobic abuse at referee Nigel Owens 9
1:31 PM — Rugby fans at recent match in Twickenham have been accused of directing homohpboic slurs at referee Nigel Owens.
Scotland: Dundee pensioner banned from golf course after alleged homophobic remark 8
10:53 AM — A man in Dundee has been suspended for a year from the city's golf courses after allegedly making offensive anti-gay remarks.
11th November 2014
Nigeria: Vigilante group has ‘arrested 25 gay men’ in the last year 6
2:17 PM — A Vigilante group in Kebbi State, Nigeria said it has arrested 25 gay men the last year and handed them over to the authorities.
10th November 2014
Scotland poll: 90% of secondary school teachers say there is still homophobic bullying 15
12:13 PM — A YouGov poll has shown that nine in 10 secondary school teachers in Scotland say homophobic bullying still happens in their school.
Hong Kong: 60% support legal protections for LGBT people
11:16 AM — A new report has found that a majority of people in Hong Kong "hold generally favorable views of gays and lesbians."
9th November 2014
US: Court smacks down God Hates Fags church’s bizarre legal challenge 4
5:24 PM — A Kansas court has rejected an attempt by the Westboro Baptist Church to intervene in a same-sex marriage court case.
6th November 2014
US: Dallas voters approve nondiscrimination protections for LGBT employees 2
12:05 PM — Dallas residents have voted overwhelmingly to include nondiscrimination protections for "sexual orientation" and "gender identity and expression" in the City Charter.
South Africa: Pretoria introduces healthcare centre for gay and bisexual men
11:37 AM — The city of Pretoria in South Africa has introduced a healthcare practice for gay and bisexual men as an alternative to "abusive" general facilities.
5th November 2014
US: Anti-discrimination bill could be dead after Republicans win Senate 4
4:02 PM — The Employment Non-Discrimination Act could be dead, after Republicans gained control of the Senate in yesterday's midterm elections.
Eric Pickles orders takeover of Tower Hamlets council which ‘allowed homophobia to fester’ 17
2:54 PM — Tory minister Eric Pickles has ordered the takeover of Tower Hamlets council, which he says "allowed homophobia and antisemitism to fester".