29th October 2014
EastEnders lesbian abuse storyline based on ‘real experiences’ 1
12:23 PM — Domestic violence charity Broken Rainbow has opened up about helping to create the ongoing lesbian abuse storyline in EastEnders.
EXCLUSIVE: Nicky Morgan would ‘probably’ vote for equal marriage today 51
12:11 AM — Nicky Morgan has exclusively spoken to PinkNews about her regret on not voting for same-sex marriage.
28th October 2014
Lord Cashman takes up seat in House of Lords 9
7:30 PM — Former MEP Lord Michael Cashman has taken up his seat in the House of Lords.
LSE Students’ Union rejects appeal from rugby club over homophobic leaflets 12
1:41 PM — The London School of Economics Students' Union has upheld a decision to disband the rugby club over homophobic leaflets.
UKIP voters are the dullest in bed, researcher claims 25
12:11 PM — UKIP voters are the least adventurous in bed, according to new research.
‘Sinister monk’ spotted again delivering leaflets claiming AIDS is God’s punishment for gays 111
11:33 AM — A man wearing a monk's robe has been spotted again delivering leaflets which compare gay people to paedophiles.
27th October 2014
English Democrats chair tells PinkNews ‘Diane Abbott looks unwell’ after Ebola jibe 9
7:43 PM — English Democrats regional chairman Steve Uncles has said that Diane Abbott "does not look well" - after claiming that the Labour politician had Ebola.
Keira Knightley: I took a girl to prom, but teachers banned our photo 14
5:50 PM — Actress Keira Knightley has revealed that she took a female date to her school's prom - but teachers told her she was "disgusting".
Is this the man who delivered leaflets comparing gays to paedophiles? 59
5:08 PM — This is allegedly the man who distributed leaflets in Cambridge comparing gay people to paedophiles, and claiming trans people are possessed by demons.
Leaflets delivered in Cambridge: AIDS is God’s punishment for gays, and trans people are possessed by demons 44
1:50 PM — Leaflets have been delivered in Cambridge claiming that homosexuality is linked to paedophilia, and that transgender people need to be exorcised.
Gay prostitute barred from giving evidence in Shrien Dewani murder trial 10
1:09 PM — A gay male escort has been stopped from giving evidence in the murder trial of British millionaire Shrien Dewani.
Manchester library unveils public gay history archive 1
11:59 AM — Manchester Libraries have teamed up with the Lesbian & Gay Foundation, to make their gay history archive available to the public.
26th October 2014
UKIP rescued by a Polish man, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
7:20 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Home Office will ‘make changes’ to gay asylum process 13
4:07 PM — The Home Office has agreed to make a number of changes to the way that asylum claims from gay people are handled, after a report exposed several shortcomings.
Four in ten Church of England clergy now support same-sex marriage 14
12:47 PM — Four in ten Church of England clergy now support same-sex marriage, a poll has found.
Bishop of Durham: Catholic cardinals who reject gays ‘lack awareness’ of real life 23
12:04 PM — The Anglican Bishop of Durham has lambasted the Catholic Church for scrapping plans to take a softer stance on homosexuality.
25th October 2014
Bill to make sex education statuatory postponed until February 3
7:44 PM — A debate of a bill which would make Personal, Social, Health and Economic (PSHE) Education a statutory requirement for schools has been postponed until February.
British cardinal: Church never planned to change teachings on sexual morality 38
12:47 PM — British Cardinal Vincent Nichols has said that the Catholic Church never planned to change its position on 'sexual morality', despite axed proposals to 'welcome homosexuals'.
24th October 2014
Shaun Woodward MP: Activist Paul Cottingham welcomed me to Labour to fight for gay rights
5:59 PM — Speaking to PinkNews, former Labour cabinet minister Shaun Woodward pays tribute to his close friend and activist Paul Cottingham, who died after a battle with cancer this morning.
England manager Roy Hodgson doesn’t know what LGBT stands for 11
3:10 PM — England football manager Roy Hodgson has admitted that he has no idea what 'LGBT' stands for.