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Royal wedding

  • 29th April 2011

    Spike in searches causes Google to suggest “James Middleton Gay”

    James Middleton at today's Royal Wedding

    1:36 PM — The search engine Google has begun to auto-suggest "James Middleton gay" following a surge in searches on the younger brother of Catherine 'Kate', Duchess of Cambridge.

  • 21st April 2011

    Gay marriage rally at Buckingham Palace 119

    Kate and William are being asked to support marriage equality (Photo: Mario Testino 2010)

    1:10 PM — Gay rights campaigners are to hold a rally outside Buckingham Palace on Monday to call for the right to marry. The midday event, organised by Peter Tatchell, will see activists attempt to deliver a wedding card to Kate Middleton and Prince William to ask them to support marriage equality.

  • Kate Middleton ‘a lesbian icon’ 69

    Kate Middleton - a lesbian icon? (Photo: Nick Warner)

    10:08 AM — Kate Middleton will soon be considered an "icon" to lesbians, the novelist Sarah Waters says. Waters, who wrote lesbian novel Tipping The Velvet, told the Daily Telegraph that Prince William's fiancée appeals to lesbians in the same way Princess Diana did to gay men.

  • 19th April 2011

    Prince William and Kate Middleton urged to support gay marriage 164

    William and Kate 'should support gay marriage' (Copyright 2010 Mario Testino)

    5:28 PM — Gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell wants Prince William and fiancée Kate Middleton to support gay marriage. The pair, who are to wed next Friday, "have the option to get married", Mr Tatchell said.

  • 18th April 2011

    Poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy composes royal wedding verse 20

    Carol Ann Duffy's verse is titled Rings

    1:26 PM — The poet laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, has composed a verse for the royal wedding. It was thought that Ms Duffy, the first out LGBT person appointed to the post, would ignore the event. When she was appointed two years ago, she said she would only write poems on subjects which inspire her.

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