24th March 2015
Gloucestershire is now without a gay bar 28
1:55 PM — Gloucestershire is now without a dedicated gay venue following the closure of the county’s single remaining gay pub.
Chief Inspector: Killer of two gay men should never have been granted day release 6
11:13 AM — An escaped killer previously convicted of murdering one gay man and the manslaughter of another - who then killed again - should never have been allowed to leave an open prison, the Chief Inspector of Prisons says.
UKIP’s Janice Atkinson expelled from party over bogus expense claims 11
10:18 AM — UKIP MEP and general election candidate Janice Atkinson has been expelled for bringing the party into disrepute over allegations of bogus expense claims.
23rd March 2015
Police ‘investigating’ MP who decriminalised homosexuality over historic sex abuse allegations 8
7:51 PM — Late Labour MP Leo Abse, who sponsored the bill decriminalising homosexuality, is being investigated in connection with sex abuse allegations.
Nick Clegg: Leave Nigel Farage’s kids out of anti-UKIP demonstrations 174
6:43 PM — Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg has criticised the intimidation of Nigel Farage's wife and kids during anti-UKIP demonstrations.
22nd March 2015
LGBT in UKIP condemns HIV protesters who chased Nigel Farage out of pub 442
8:59 PM — LGBT in UKIP has condemned a group of protesters who chased Nigel Farage out of a pub.
Nigel Farage brands HIV protesters ‘scum’ after being chased out of pub 266
5:20 PM — Nigel Farage has branded protesters led by HIV activists as "scum" - for invading a pub where he was having lunch.
21st March 2015
Elton John’s mum hired an Elton John impersonator for her birthday 16
4:07 PM — Sir Elton John's mother hired a lookalike to stand in for her son at her 90th birthday.
Thatcher’s biographer claims ‘gay rights sharia’ wants to silence ‘traditional views’ 136
3:38 PM — Former Telegraph editor Charles Moore has complained that "traditional views" are being drowned out by "a form of gay rights sharia".
UKIP candidate resigns, citing ‘open racism and bullying’ 8
2:56 PM — One of UKIP's prospective MPs has resigned - citing a culture of 'open bullying' within the party.
Tory Leader of the House of Lords: It is impossible to forget the wrong we’ve done to gay people 13
1:40 PM — The Leader of the House of Lords, Baroness Stowell of Beeston, has said it will be impossible to forget the "wrong" done by the Conservatives through policies such as Section 28.
First female bishop won’t say if she wants to marry gay couples 36
12:21 PM — The Church of England's first female Bishop, Libby Lane, has refused to say whether she would be willing to marry same-sex couples.
20th March 2015
Police investigating UKIP MEP Janice Atkinson over ‘financial irregularities’ 7
3:06 PM — Senior UKIP MEP Janice Atkinson has been suspended by her party over alleged "financial fraud" - and is facing a police investigation.
Natalie Bennett: UK’s relationship with Saudi Arabia is a disgrace 19
2:17 PM — Natalie Bennett has attacked the UK's "disgraceful" relationship with Saudi Arabia, where gay men can face the death penalty.
19th March 2015
SNP suspends member who directed ‘vile’ anti-gay abuse at Scottish Tory leader 4
3:41 PM — An SNP member who subjected Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson to homophobic abuse on Twitter has been suspended from the party, Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
Gay UKIP MEP: Calling SNP minister Abu Hamza was a ‘stupid thing to say’ 3
12:05 PM — UKIP MEP David Coburn says he has apologised for comparing a Scottish government minister to a convicted terrorist.
18th March 2015
‘Benefits Britain’ drag queen quits to become a Tory candidate 24
3:17 PM — A drag queen from Blackpool is set to quit her job, after being selected to stand as a Tory candidate.
Eric Pickles: I was ‘narrow-minded’ to oppose gay adoption 13
1:44 PM — Conservative Cabinet Minister Eric Pickles has apologised for his record on gay rights - branding his previous views "narrow-minded" and "prejudiced".
17th March 2015
Feature: The best tearoom in Plymouth is looking for a new owner
5:44 PM — Would you like the unique opportunity to take on the challenge of a well established vintage tearoom on the Plymouth harbour?
London: LGBT campaigners to stage protest outside Dolce and Gabanna store 17
5:11 PM — A protest is to take place in London this Thursday in support of the boycott of Dolce and Gabanna.