21st January 2015
Obama changed LGBT awareness by saying just three words 6
8:22 AM — US President Barack Obama has marked the end of an exceptional 12 months for global LGBT awareness by becoming the first president to explicitly use the term in the State of the Union address.
19th January 2015
Bisexual women ‘more likely’ to have mental health problems 1
4:15 PM — Bisexual women are more likely to experience mental illness than lesbians, according to a new study.
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 6
6:46 PM — Hundreds of people attended a 'kiss-in' protest outside a cafe in Vienna, after a lesbian couple were ejected for kissing.
16th January 2015
Kristen Stewart addresses tabloid ‘lesbian’ rumours 13
5:28 PM — Kristen Stewart has addressed tabloid rumours about her sexuality, after photos were published of her on holiday with a woman.
15th January 2015
UK’s first LGBT school planned for Manchester 161
6:42 PM — Plans to open the first LGBT school in the UK are under way,with funding secured, and a site selected in Manchester.
14th January 2015
Former Neighbours actress: I have a boyfriend, but I’m still a lesbian 31
2:58 PM — Former Neighbours actress Caitlin Stasey says she is still a lesbian - despite having a male partner.
Lesbian’s funeral cancelled over pictures of her wife 35
10:55 AM — The funeral of a lesbian woman was cancelled minutes before it was due to start when the pastor objected to showing pictures of her kissing her wife.
13th January 2015
Study: 80% of of gay Mormons have tried to ‘cure’ themselves 18
6:13 PM — A shockingly high number of gay and lesbian Mormons have undergone attempts to "cure" themselves of their same-sex attractions.
12th January 2015
Tesco worker tells lesbian customer: Gay people shouldn’t have babies 97
5:20 PM — Tesco has apologised to a same-sex couple, after a checkout worker allegedly told them that gay people "shouldn't have babies".
Channel 4: Six percent of employees must be LGBT 36
4:37 PM — Channel 4 has set tough new diversity targets, which require six percent of employees to be lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender by the year 2020.
New Zealand: Ladyhawke marries actress Madeleine Sami
12:43 PM — New Zealand singer Ladyhawke has tied the knot with actress Madeleine Sami.
11th January 2015
Portugal: Opposition party to table same-sex adoption bill 5
8:23 PM — Portugal's opposition Socialist party plans to table a bill which would allow same-sex couples to adopt children and access fertility treatment.
9th January 2015
Town rallies to provide terminally ill trans woman’s dream wedding 5
5:50 PM — A town has rallied to fulfill the dying wish of a terminally ill trans woman, who wants to marry her female partner.
7th January 2015
Kristin Stewart holidays with a girl – so what? 21
5:11 PM — A number of tabloid newspapers are speculating about the sexuality of actress Kristen Stewart - after she was spotted on holiday with a woman.
Ruby Rose joins Orange is the New Black as new lesbian love interest
11:28 AM — Australian presenter Ruby Rose has signed up to appear as a lesbian "lust object" on Orange is the New Black.
5th January 2015
Ellen Page: ‘F**k that’ to Queen for giving MBE to anti-gay politician 91
4:10 PM — Actress Ellen Page has sworn at the Queen, for giving an honour to a homophobic DUP politician.
3rd January 2015
Transgender Labour candidate Emily Brothers reveals past suicide attempt 3
11:51 AM — Labour candidate Emily Brothers has revealed that she once attempted to take her own life because of her gender.
2nd January 2015
Anti-gay reality TV family have a secret lesbian sister 5
8:00 PM — Homophobic reality TV family the Duggars have a secret lesbian sister - whose partner says the family are in a "cult".
28th December 2014
US: Maura Healey to make history as first openly gay state Attorney General
2:34 PM — Massachusetts Democrat Maura Healey is set to make history as the first openly gay Attorney General in the US.