12th September 2014
David Cameron: Ian Paisley was controversial, but hard working and will be missed 28
3:56 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron has paid tribute to anti-gay Northern Irish politician Dr Ian Paisley.
Wind farm boss steps down after saying Stephen Gately ‘had it coming’ 14
1:54 PM — A renewable energy company boss has resigned, after posting a series of homophobic comments on social media.
11th September 2014
Owen Jones rules out standing as an MP in Nick Clegg’s seat 37
6:10 PM — Gay author and campaigner Owen Jones says he has no intention of standing as a Labour parliamentary candidate in Nick Clegg's seat.
Police tell men using Brighton cruising spot to ‘#zipitup’ 22
5:23 PM — Sussex Police have increased patrols at a popular cruising spot in Brighton.
Arsenal boss: Football trailing behind rest of society in tackling homophobia 7
3:26 PM — Arsene Wenger concedes there is plenty of hard work to do if homophobia is to be reduced in football.
10th September 2014
Casey Stoney: I can understand the fears of footballers who don’t come out 4
7:44 PM — Former England women's captain Casey Stoney has said that she understands why no male football players have come out.
Strictly star James Jordan: Dance shows shouldn’t allow same-sex couples 46
12:38 PM — Strictly Come Dancing star James Jordan has said he doesn't think two men should be allowed to dance together on the show.
8th September 2014
MP Nigel Evans reselected as Tory candidate despite local party ‘revolt’ 20
9:50 PM — Gay Conservative MP Nigel Evans has been selected to stand again at next year's General Election, despite attempts to oust him within the local party.
Broadcast guru becomes Ed Miliband’s first out adviser 1
7:58 PM — Ed Miliband has appointed an openly gay broadcaster to his shadow adviser team.
Homophobe jailed for 14 years after attacking gay flatmate with hammer 44
5:13 PM — A man who left his gay flatmate with brain damage after attacking him with a claw hammer has been jailed for 14 years.
Gay clergy ‘depressed’ over Church of England marriage ban 30
4:50 PM — A lobbying group has warned the Church of England that a ban on gay clergy marrying is pushing them away from the church.
British diplomat marries same-sex partner in Beijing
4:11 PM — A British diplomat has married his same-sex partner in Beijing.
Julia Gasper, who called for PinkNews readers to be sectioned, standing in by-election next week 44
2:42 PM — Julia Gasper, who has called for PinkNews readers to be sectioned under the Mental Health Act, is standing for the English Democrats in an Oxford council by-election next week.
Residents slam ‘whitewash’ investigation into ‘gay marriage causes floods’ councillor 6
1:58 PM — Residents have condemned the decision not to take action against a former UKIP councillor who claimed that same-sex marriage caused flooding.
Watch: Scottish independence re-imagined as gay romantic comedy 7
12:43 PM — A web series re-imagining the Scottish independence referendum as a gay romantic comedy has launched.
Joey Barton: I don’t know if a football player will come out soon 9
12:04 PM — Queens Park Rangers midfielder Joey Barton says he doesn't know whether a football player would feel safe enough to come out as gay.
7th September 2014
Gay-free singing contests, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:37 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Kellie Maloney evicted from Celebrity Big Brother 23
4:06 PM — Kellie Maloney has been evicted from the Celebrity Big Brother house.
Spiritualist Church holds first same-sex wedding 8
1:04 PM — A Tamworth same-sex couple have become the first to marry inside a Spiritualist church.
Anti-gay rights Labour MP Jim Dobbin dies on trip 83
12:35 PM — Jim Dobbin, a Labour MP who was opposed to gay rights, has died on a Parliamentary trip.