27th January 2015
David Cameron remembers gay victims of the Nazis on Holocaust Memorial Day 10
4:33 PM — On Holocaust Memorial Day, Prime Minister David Cameron pays tribute to all those who were persecuted by the Nazis, including gay people.
LGBT people thinking about adoption urged to take part in webcast 1
12:24 PM — The Government Equalities Office is urging prospective adoptive parents from the LGBT community to take part in a live webcast.
UK: Magistrate who objected to gay parents remains suspended 41
11:31 AM — A Kent magistrate who was told he could return to work after completing an equality course, having objected to a gay couple adopting a child, remains suspended.
26th January 2015
Alan Titchmarsh condemns gay Winchester professor 154
12:25 PM — TV host Alan Titchmarsh has laid into a gay professor at the University of Winchester, over his controversial statements about sexuality.
25th January 2015
The first Pagan same-sex wedding, and 6 other stories you might have missed 1
6:25 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
British Army general set to come out as gay 17
12:47 PM — A British Army general could be about to make history, by coming out as gay.
24th January 2015
Q&A: Stonewall CEO Ruth Hunt answers readers’ questions 84
8:00 PM — Stonewall CEO Ruth Hunt has answered a series of questions posed by PinkNews readers.
23rd January 2015
Charges dropped against ‘monk’ who delivered leaflets comparing gays to paedophiles 61
5:28 PM — The Crown Prosecution Service has dropped charges against a man who delivered homophobic leaflets while dressed as a monk.
Transgender worker ‘sacked’ for using female toilets 15
2:56 PM — A trans woman has alleged she was sacked by an employer because she refused to stop using the women's toilets.
Green Party LGBTIQ group condemns candidate after transgender row 93
12:52 PM — The Green Party's LGBTIQ group has spoken out against one of the party's candidates, after he made a number of controversial comments about trans people.
22nd January 2015
Green candidate apologises for offending trans people 31
5:25 PM — Green Party candidate Rupert Read has apologised "unreservedly" to anyone offended by his tweets about trans people.
Green Party candidate accused of transphobia 52
1:42 PM — Cambridge Green Party parliamentary candidate Rupert Read has been accused of allying with anti-trans feminists.
21st January 2015
McDonald’s apologises after men ordered to stop kissing 25
1:17 PM — A McDonald's branch in Leicester has suspended a security guard - after he demanded two men stop kissing.
Christian school placed in special measures after failure to tackle homophobia 15
11:51 AM — A Christian school has been placed in special measures - after the principal complained that Ofsted inspectors asked children "inappropriate" questions about sexuality.
19th January 2015
Nick Clegg: I’m pleased that NHS England won’t refer to abhorrent gay ‘cure’ therapy 6
6:58 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has praised a decision by NHS England to stop facilitating access to gay “cure” therapy.
Eric Pickles criticised for asking Muslim leaders to promote British values 58
6:24 PM — Local government secretary Eric Pickles is under fire, after writing a letter to Muslim leaders about the dangers of extremism.
James Blunt: Labour MP Chris Bryant is a ‘classist gimp’ 47
2:19 PM — James Blunt has lashed out at gay Labour MP Chris Bryant, after the politician criticised his privileged upbringing.
British Army officer: I was ‘living an act’ before coming out as trans 7
12:59 PM — An officer in the British Army has opened up about being transgender.
18th January 2015
Comment: Yes, there is homophobia at Eton 30
2:42 PM — Former Eton College student Jamie Jackson writes an open letter to children's author Piers Torday, after he made claims about low levels of homophobia at the famous school.
HSBC boss: If I wasn’t gay, I probably wouldn’t be CEO 30
2:09 PM — The head of HSBC bank in the UK has claimed that he probably wouldn't be in charge if he was straight.