19th December 2014
One Direction tell gay fans: ‘Don’t be afraid to be who you are’ 17
12:00 PM — Famed boy band One Direction have sent a message to their gay fans, telling them: "Don't be afraid to be the person that you are."
12th December 2014
Someone actually asked Harry Styles about hoax claims he had sex with Obama 4
4:57 PM — Harry Styles has responded to the hoax claim that he is in a secret relationship with US President Barack Obama.
16th November 2014
One Direction singer Harry Styles on dating men: Don’t knock it ’til you try it 41
11:42 AM — Harry Styles has continued to joke about his sexuality, implying that he would be happy dating men.
10th November 2014
One Directon’s Louis Tomlinson shows support for Tim Cook with rainbow Apple t-shirt 6
5:02 PM — One Direction star Louis Tomlinson showed his support for Apple's newly-out CEO this weekend, when he was spotted wearing a t-shirt with the company's old rainbow logo.
11th October 2014
Duck Dynasty star: You can’t get STIs from ‘Biblically correct’ sex 15
2:33 PM — Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has claimed that it is impossible to get a sexually transmitted infection from 'Biblically correct' sex.
27th September 2014
One Direction singer Liam Payne goes shooting with anti-gay Duck Dynasty stars 21
6:16 PM — One Direction singer Liam Payne has gone on a shooting trip with the anti-gay stars of Duck Dynasty.
22nd September 2014
One Direction singer Liam Payne: Saying I’m not gay doesn’t make me a homophobe 26
11:40 AM — One Direction singer Liam Payne has said that he is "not a homophobe" for denying rumours about his sexuality.
17th September 2014
One Direction singer Niall Horan laughs off gay rumours after Vine kiss clip 16
4:20 PM — One Direction singer Niall Horan has laughed off rumours about his sexuality, after a Vine clip appeared to show him getting intimate with another man.
29th August 2014
One Direction singer Harry Styles shows support for gay NFL star 1
3:04 PM — One Direction singer Harry Styles has shown his support for out NFL star Michael Sam.
26th February 2014
Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw blasts One Direction fans over ‘homophobic death threats’ 8
12:27 PM — Nick Grimshaw has lashed out at One Direction fans for sending him "homophobic death threats" on Twitter.
19th January 2014
One Direction’s Liam Payne slammed after tweeting support for the ‘family values’ of Duck Dynasty stars 60
2:32 PM — One Direction singer Liam Payne has faced backlash on Twitter after sending a message of support to the son of the Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson, which praises "the family values you still all behold."
28th October 2013
Union J star Jaymi Hensley: Times have changed and girls fantasise about One Direction being gay 15
4:09 PM — Union J member Jaymi Hensley has said in an interview that he thinks "times have changed", as girls now fantasise about One Direction being gay.
8th October 2013
Radio 1’s Nick Grimshaw slept with woman as he thought being gay was a phase 7
7:05 PM — Nick Grimshaw says he previously slept with a girlfriend at university because he thought being gay was a phase - and has also been quizzed about his friendship with Harry Styles.
28th August 2013
One Direction strip off to auction their clothes in aid of anti-bullying campaign 4
6:06 PM — UK boy band One Direction have teamed up with a US retailer in order to fight bullying, by taking off their clothes, and auctioning them in aid of the cause.
30th July 2013
Harry Styles: ‘I’m pretty sure I’m not bisexual’ 35
10:39 AM — One Direction singer Harry Styles has addressed rumours he's more than just friends with Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw.
28th June 2013
Westboro Baptist Church to picket One Direction concert for being ‘fag-enabling peverts’ 27
5:48 PM — The adamantly homophobic Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) has said it will picket the concerts of boy band One Direction, deeming them "fag-enabling", because they "think it's funny... to grab each other's asses on stage".
31st May 2013
Max George from the Wanted says Louis Tomlinson from One Direction will come out as gay 19
1:58 PM — The Wanted star Max George has been accused of homophobia, after speaking in a television interview to say that he thinks Louis Tomlinson of One Direction may be about to come out as gay.
15th May 2013
The Wanted joke they would ‘dabble’ with gay sex 7
2:27 PM — Jay McGuiness, of the band The Wanted, has joked that most of his band mates would "dabble" with gay sex.
2nd May 2013
Lance Bass: ‘At least one member of One Direction is probably gay’ 12
11:24 AM — In a TV interview where he was asked about One Direction, Lance Bass says it can be even harder for a gay boy band member to be open about their sexuality compared to a sports star.
8th April 2013
Wheatus criticise The Wanted for ‘hateful and homophobic’ tweet about One Direction 10
4:52 PM — US rock music group Wheatus, has slammed UK boyband the Wanted, after one of its members tweeted a 'homophobic' message about a member of rival band One Direction, and used the hashtag #itgetsbetter.