19th March 2015
Madonna blasts Dolce and Gabbana: ‘There is nothing synthetic about a soul!’ 12
5:18 PM — Dolce and Gabbana should “think” before they “speak” when expressing views about same-sex families and IVF, Madonna has declared in a swipe at the fashion duo.
17th March 2015
London: LGBT campaigners to stage protest outside Dolce and Gabanna store 17
5:11 PM — A protest is to take place in London this Thursday in support of the boycott of Dolce and Gabanna.
Katie Hopkins: Gay community is being ‘intolerant’ over Dolce and Gabbana boycott 78
11:40 AM — Katie Hopkins has waded into the Dolce and Gabbana boycott row by accusing the gay community of intolerance.
24th February 2015
Britain becomes first country to approve three-person babies 16
9:24 PM — The UK has become the first country to approve a law to allow babies to be created from the DNA of three people.
14th February 2015
Mary Portas’s brother donated sperm for Mary and wife Melanie to have baby 3
10:20 AM — Queen of the High Street Mary Portas has revealed that her brother donated sperm to enable her to start a family with wife Melanie Rickey.
3rd February 2015
MPs vote in favour of three-person babies 15
4:34 PM — MPs have voted in favour of the creation of babies with DNA from two women and one man.
23rd September 2014
France: Top civil court reinforces gay adoption 2
4:02 PM — The top civil court in France has ruled that authorities must allow same-sex couples to adopt, regardless of how the child was conceived.
29th April 2014
Trans Tory candidate and NHS diversity advisor opposes lesbian fertility rights 123
10:14 PM — A Conservative Party Candidate and equality and diversity advisor to the National Health Service has taken to Twitter to voice her opposition to lesbian couples and others using sperm banks to have children.
24th April 2014
US: Three polyamorous lesbians expecting first child together 155
9:38 PM — Three polyamorous lesbians have announced they are expecting their first child together, and claim to be the first lesbian throuple to have a baby.
27th March 2014
Record number of lesbian couples have children through fertility treatment
5:21 PM — Official figures have shown that a record number of lesbian couples have conceived children through fertility treatment.
4th February 2014
French President condemned for shelving lesbian IVF rights 3
3:24 PM — Francois Hollande has been accused of caving in to homophobes after shelving legislation that would have legalised medically assisted procreation for lesbian couples.
14th November 2013
Manchester: Lesbian couple sue NHS after hospital prevented them from accessing IVF 12
11:58 AM — A lesbian couple in Manchester are taking legal action against the NHS after claiming they were turned down for fertility treatment because they are in a same-sex relationship.
17th October 2013
US: New IVF procedure helps lesbian couples become parents 1
2:48 PM — An increasing amount of female same-sex couples are undergoing a new IVF procedure which allows both women to share the biological role when having a child.
6th September 2013
Malta: Law restricting IVF to opposite-sex couples slammed as ‘unashamedly homophobic’ 4
4:00 PM — Gay rights activists in Malta have criticised a new IVF law as "unashamedly homophobic" because it denies access to medical services to all but opposite-sex couples.
7th August 2013
Gay celebrity chef Yotam Ottolenghi announces birth of his first son 21
1:31 AM — Openly gay celebrity chef Yotam Ottolenghi has announced the birth of his first son using a Californian surrogacy service.
18th February 2013
Comment: Sperm donors for same-sex couples need to make sure they have legal protection 1
1:27 PM — In light of a recent High Court case, Jonathan West from Prolegal writes for PinkNews.co.uk on the importance of LGBT people knowing about arrangements governing sperm donation.
UK: Anti-abortion group claims extending IVF to gay couples is ‘social engineering’ 22
11:18 AM — The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children has denounced plans to provide gay couples with greater access to IVF treatment and says it amounts to "politically correct social engineering."
22nd May 2012
Gay couples and women over 40 to receive fertility treatment through NHS 11
10:40 AM — Same-sex couples and women over 40 will be entitled to free in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) treatment through the National Health Service (NHS), for the first time according to guidelines to be published today.