21st May 2015
Will Young: Talking to Simon Cowell is like being with an anti-gay Catholic 18
10:52 AM — Pop Idol winner Will Young has lashed out at his former mentor Simon Cowell.
15th May 2015
Out MP Ben Bradshaw launches bid for Labour deputy leader 12
10:07 PM — Labour’s Ben Bradshaw has announced his candidacy for deputy leader of the Labour Party.
29th April 2015
Sam Smith cancels Australian tour due to ‘vocal haemorrhage’
3:41 PM — The Brit award winning singer has been forced to cancel his remaining Australian tour dates to avoid long term damage to his vocal cords.
28th April 2015
Sandi Toksvig quits Radio 4’s News Quiz 9
11:13 AM — Sandi Toksvig has quit the popular Radio 4 comedy show, The News Quiz.
16th April 2015
House of Commons expected to break own world record for most openly gay MPs 9
7:37 PM — The House of Commons is expected to break its own record for the world's highest proportion of openly gay MPs after next month's election, according to a study.
8th April 2015
NFL star: Openly gay player Michael Sam was a ‘publicity stunt’ 17
12:19 PM — An American football player has claimed that openly gay player Michael Sam only got drafted in the sport as a "publicity stunt".
2nd March 2015
Russell Tovey: I’m glad I didn’t become ‘really effeminate’ 149
8:04 PM — Looking star Russell Tovey has said he is thankful that he didn't become go to theatre school and become 'really effeminate'.
21st February 2015
US: Republican Jeb Bush hires gay communications director 8
12:12 PM — Rumoured Republican Presidential nominee Jeb Bush has hired an openly gay senior adviser.
10th December 2014
Controversial gay Abercrombie & Fitch CEO steps down 30
5:07 PM — The openly gay CEO of clothing brand Abercrombie & Fitch, Mike Jeffries, has announced he is retiring.
19th October 2014
Neil Patrick Harris to succeed Ellen DeGeneres as Oscars host 1
1:38 PM — The Oscars will be hosted by an out performer for the second year running - after Neil Patrick Harris was announced as the ceremony's new host.
5th October 2014
Michelle Obama endorses openly gay Maine candidate Mike Michaud 1
3:56 PM — Michelle Obama has given her endorsement to an openly gay politician running to become the governor of Maine, Mike Michaud.
10th September 2014
US: Lesbian equality lawyer wins Massachusetts Democratic primary 1
1:28 PM — A Massachusetts equality lawyer who fought against the Defence of Marriage Act could be on her way to becoming the first out Attorney General in a US state.
29th August 2014
Review: The Man Who Made The Beatles is an honest look at the life of a gay music icon
2:30 PM — Nick Duffy reviews The Man Who Made The Beatles for PinkNews, a play about closeted Beatles manager Brian Epstein, on the 47th anniversary of his death.
27th August 2014
US: ESPN apologises for questioning whether Michael Sam should shower with teammates 8
3:45 PM — Sports broadcaster ESPN has apologised for a report questioning whether out St Louis Rams player Michael Sam should shower with his teammates.
15th August 2014
Watch: Andrew Rannells talks Hedwig and the Angry Inch with Jimmy Fallon 1
10:17 PM — Actor Andrew Rannells discussed his upcoming role as Hedwig in Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
8th July 2014
Former NFL player comes out, cites Jason Collins and Michael Sam as inspiration
4:10 PM — A former NFL player has come out as gay, citing “athletes like Jason Collins, Michael Sam, and Brian Sims” for giving him the strength to accept his sexuality alongside his identity as an athlete.
23rd June 2014
UK: Tory activists attempting to unseat gay MP Nigel Evans 19
1:02 PM — Nigel Evans has decried the "whiff of homophobia" in his constituency, which has lead to a Tory grassroots campaign to unseat him.
27th May 2014
Alabama football coach: I’ve been on teams with gay players before 1
9:13 PM — The head coach of the Alabama Crimson Tide has said he would have "no problem" recruiting a gay player, because he has been on teams with "folks like that" before.
26th May 2014
Openly gay UKIP MEP elected in Scotland 119
12:39 AM — An openly gay UKIP MEP has been elected in Scotland for the first time ever.
19th May 2014
How to Train Your Dragon’s Gobber to come out as gay in sequel 14
5:25 PM — The animated sequel to How to Train Your Dragon, a children's film set in the Viking period, will feature a gay character, it has been revealed.