Moscow Pride banned for a tenth year in a row 3
6:25 PM — Moscow Pride parade is continuing its long annual tradition of being banned by Russian authorities.
10th May 2015
Castro’s daughter holds unofficial same-sex weddings in Cuba 4
12:53 PM — The daughter of Cuban president Raúl Castro has held a number of ceremonial same-sex weddings as part of a gay rights protest.
4th May 2015
Gay rights activists allowed to march in Russian May Day parade 19
1:57 PM — Despite a federal anti-gay law, LGBT rights activists and allies were allowed at the weekend to march in a May Day parade in Russia.
29th April 2015
Sherlock star Andrew Scott shows his support for same-sex marriage in Ireland
5:46 PM — Sherlock actor Andrew Scott has shown his support for same-sex marriage, ahead of Ireland's referendum.
Israeli Football Association ‘bans’ use of rainbow flag 7
12:09 PM — The Israeli Football Association has warned teams to stick to regulations - after a pride flag was used to mark a corner during a match.
27th April 2015
UKIP candidate ranted about ‘arse bandit’ pride on Facebook 51
1:44 PM — Yet another UKIP Parliamentary candidate has been revealed to have posted homophobic remarks on Facebook, claiming "being an arse bandit [is] nothing to be proud of".
16th April 2015
Pride writer among stars organising to save the Royal Vauxhall Tavern 3
4:03 PM — Stephen Beresford has joined calls to help protect the historic gay venue which features in his film.
2nd April 2015
Ed Miliband: I ‘blubbed’ when I watched Pride 5
11:56 AM — Ed Miliband has said that he 'blubbed' when he watched the film Pride.
24th March 2015
MPs present cheque to HIV charity from Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners reunion 4
5:23 PM — MPs Dr Hywel Francis and Siân James have presented a cheque for £4,000 to sexual health and HIV charity Terrence Higgins Trust.
8th March 2015
TV host complains that Pride parade didn’t have ‘anti-ISIS’ float 42
1:08 PM — A right-wing TV host has complained that there was no 'anti-ISIS' float at Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.
2nd March 2015
London now has a pride-themed rainbow bus 16
1:49 AM — A special pride-themed bus is to be introduced in London.
25th February 2015
New Zealand: Banks and police stations vandalised by ‘pinkwashing’ activists 71
1:38 PM — Banks and police stations in New Zealand have been vandalised by queer activists - just days after a Pride-themed cash machine was targeted.
22nd February 2015
Queer activists vandalise ‘GAYTM’ cash machine 48
11:51 AM — A group of queer activists have claimed responsibility for destroying a Pride-themed ATM.
19th February 2015
‘Cape Town Pride doesn’t represent the black LGBT community’ say activists 33
4:48 PM — An LGBTI rights group in Capetown has pulled out of Pride because they say it doesn't represent black people.
17th February 2015
Devon’s rainbow crossing campaigners asking for pledges of support 15
5:38 PM — The campaign to get a permanent rainbow crossing in Totnes, the first in Europe, is asking people to pledge their support.
14th February 2015
Rainbow flag flies in Guernsey for Valentine’s Day 3
2:45 PM — The Channel Islands LGBTQ group Liberate is flying a rainbow flag to mark Valentine's Day.
10th February 2015
Texas to perform at Manchester Pride
5:16 PM — Scottish rock band Texas will perform at this year’s Manchester Pride, organisers have announced.
Chris Bryant: Bafta needs to do more to reflect Britain’s ethnic diversity 12
11:38 AM — Shadow Arts Minister Chris Bryant has criticised the “disturbing” lack of diversity in British film-making, after no black or ethnic minority performers were honoured at the Baftas.
8th February 2015
Pride writers win BAFTA for Outstanding Debut 9
8:28 PM — The writer and producer of Pride have picked up a BAFTA.
6th February 2015
Devon town to get UK’s first permanent rainbow crossing? 8
3:03 PM — The town of Totnes in Devon might be on course to get the first permanent rainbow crossing in the UK.