10th March 2015
LGBT older people with dementia risk being forced back into the closet 4
2:21 PM — The government’s Dementia Strategy for England must include a “specific reference to LGBT issues”, the National Care Forum has warned.
Video: Channel 4 launches ‘The Black Lesbian Handbook’
10:59 AM — Channel 4 has launched a series of short online films profiling the underground black lesbian scene in Britain.
26th February 2015
Albert Kennedy Trust: Around a quarter of homeless young people are LGBT 4
11:53 AM — Around a quarter of homeless young people are #LGBT, a report by Albert Kennedy Trust shows.
29th January 2015
UK radio station: We want to serve everyone, not just LGBT listeners 1
3:09 PM — A local radio station has urged Ofcom to allow it to broaden its appeal so it no longer exclusively caters for young people and the LGBT community.
27th January 2015
LGBT people thinking about adoption urged to take part in webcast 1
12:24 PM — The Government Equalities Office is urging prospective adoptive parents from the LGBT community to take part in a live webcast.
16th December 2014
Portsmouth Pride to return in 2015 after 12-year absence 5
4:13 PM — After an absence of more than a decade, Pride is set to return to Portsmouth next year, organisers have announced.
25th November 2014
London: LGBT club drug clinic gets new contract 1
1:15 PM — A London drug clinic, which runs an LGBT support service, has been awarded a new funding contract.
6th November 2014
UK: Study launched to improve LGBT end of life care 2
12:56 PM — A new study is being launched to examine the experiences of LGBT people as they approach the end of their lives.
21st October 2014
Report documents widespread anti-LGBT violence in Jamaica 21
7:00 PM — A report by Human Rights Watch has documented widespread discrimination against Jamaica’s LGBT community.
9th October 2014
Gay black men are still dying of HIV in the UK due to stigma 5
4:27 PM — A campaigner says he’s raising awareness of HIV among gay and bisexual black men in London because he does not want to lose any more friends to the virus.
8th October 2014
Iconic gay pub Royal Vauxhall Tavern sold 4
7:10 PM — One of London’s oldest gay pubs has been sold to new owners.
7th October 2014
Police Commissioner praises courage of Manchester Village Angel 3
3:54 PM — The bravery of a volunteer who was attacked while helping vulnerable people in Manchester’s Gay Village has been commended by Police and Crime Commissioner Tony Lloyd.
26th September 2014
US: New LGBT anti-discrimination law proposed in Michigan 2
11:43 AM — New legislation which would outlaw anti-LGBT discrimination has been proposed this week in the US state of Michigan.
25th September 2014
DNC political director: ‘Coming out was an advantage for me in my job’
3:43 PM — At only 36, Raul Alvillar — national political director of the Democratic National Committee and an openly gay man — has built an impressive resume with the Democratic Party.
23rd September 2014
Stonewall: Bisexual people face prejudice from within LGBT community 77
1:29 PM — Stonewall CEO Ruth Hunt says Bi Visibility Day is about bringing down the barriers that bi people face, including prejudice from within the community.
24th July 2014
Governor of New York launches LGBT task force 4
4:46 PM — The Governor of New York has launched a statewide task force to collect sexual orientation data on residents as part of efforts to improve LGBT services.
23rd July 2014
Nick Clegg: We must stand up for LGBT rights at the Commonwealth Games 10
3:34 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg writes for PinkNews of the importance of standing up for LGBT rights at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
3rd July 2014
Poll: Majority of teachers think they are banned from talking about LGBT issues 8
3:25 PM — The majority of primary school teachers in London think they are banned from talking about LGBT issues in the classroom, research shows.
17th June 2014
Video: ‘In my youth I was raped and my girlfriend murdered – but I still face homophobia in old age’ 14
3:33 PM — A woman who was raped in her youth in a violent homophobic attack says she continues to suffer homophobia in her old age from the very people tasked with providing her with care.
5th June 2014
Stonewall: Pride needs to be more inclusive for black and trans people 42
5:44 PM — Work still needs to be done in making sure the Pride movement caters for everyone, says Stonewall’s Acting Chief Executive Ruth Hunt