25th April 2015
Same-sex couple wed at British Embassy in Japan 4
4:17 PM — Diplomats Tim Johnson and Ryan Parkins married in a public ceremony at the embassy, to encourage Japan to advance on LGBT rights.
24th April 2015
Nick Clegg savages ‘unpleasant’ DUP over comments linking gay parents and child abuse 7
8:09 PM — Nick Clegg has hit out at Northern Ireland's DUP - after the party's Health Minister blamed gay parents for child abuse.
UK’s first HIV self-testing kit allows you to get a result in 15 minutes 6
4:15 PM — The first kits that allow people to quickly test themselves for HIV have gone on sale in the UK.
Kellie Maloney to make boxing comeback 4
3:36 PM — Former boxing promoter Kellie Maloney, who last year came out as transgender and publicly transitioned to female, has announced her return to the sport.
Tori Amos: ‘I’m too raw and my gigs are torture for straight guys’ 10
2:51 PM — Singer Tori Amos has paid tribute to her gay fans, but said her gigs are "too raw" for straight men because they are "tortured" by them.
DUP leader: Minister was having a ‘bad day’ when he blamed gay parents for child abuse 18
2:19 PM — Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson has dismissed calls to sack Health Minister Jim Wells, after he claimed children of same-sex couples were more likely to be abused.
NI Health Minister: Children with same-sex parents are ‘far more likely’ to be abused 23
11:30 AM — Northern Ireland's Health Minister Jim Wells has claimed that children who are raised by same-sex parents are "more likely" to be abused.
23rd April 2015
Union of Jewish Students examines faith and sexuality at NUS conference 11
8:01 PM — The Union of Jewish Students hosted an event at NUS Conference this week, examining the link between LGBT people and faith.
This sex toy company has made blow-up versions of party leaders for the ‘general erection’ 7
5:26 PM — Sex-toy company Bondara.co.uk has created a new range of blow up dolls in the likenesses of political party leaders ahead of next month's "general erection".
UKIP’s David Coburn: Ed Miliband is a wanker and a ‘real a***hole’ 30
1:52 PM — UKIP's Scottish leader David Coburn has launched a foul-mouthed attack on Ed Miliband - branding him a "w**ker" and an "a***hole"
University to offer the UK’s first ‘Drag Studies’ course 21
12:55 PM — Edge Hill University is to become the first higher education institution in the UK to offer a course dedicated to the art of drag.
Nigel Farage on HIV comments: I have to say negative things ‘to get noticed’ 16
12:25 PM — Nigel Farage has opened up about his dire warnings about "foreigners with HIV" - claiming he uses a negative tone "to get noticed".
BBC Two boss: Jeremy Clarkson ‘will be back on the BBC’ 7
12:21 PM — The head of BBC Two and BBC Four, who has been tasked with finding Jeremy Clarkson's Top Gear replacement has said the host "will be back on the BBC".
Review: You can actually see a drag version of Princess Diana 2
11:52 AM — Have you ever wanted to see a man who can play both Princess Diana and Wallis Simpson?
New Black Cap pub owner: Decision to close venue was made ‘long ago’ 28
9:27 AM — The new owner of an iconic gay pub in London which was closed unexpectedly last week has has the decision to close its doors was made "long ago".
David Cameron: I will ‘never validate’ the DUP on its opposition to gay rights 5
12:14 AM — Prime Minister David Cameron has said he "will never validate" the DUP on its stance against same-sex marriage and other LGBT issues.
22nd April 2015
Amy Lamé: I ‘owe’ the Labour party for letting me stay in the UK with my girlfriend 10
6:42 PM — US-born comedian Amy Lamé has said she feels like she "owes" the Labour party - because it recognised same-sex relationships, allowing her to stay in the UK with her British girlfriend.
JD Sports suspends staff after gay couple branded ‘battymen’ 100
6:22 PM — Sporting goods chain JD Sports has suspended a number of staff members - after a gay couple were allegedly referred to as "battymen".
Labour’s Angela Eagle: Current asylum guidelines for LGBT people are ‘daft and ignorant’ 5
5:46 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. Labour's Shadow Leader of the House of Commons Angela Eagle has slammed Home Office guidelines for LGBT asylum seekers, branding them 'daft' and 'ignorant'.
New TV show seeks LGBT couple hoping to get on the property ladder
3:20 PM — A brand new show is looking for an LGBT couple who are looking for a leg up on the property ladder.