12th January 2015
The UK’s ban on gays in the military was lifted 15 years ago today
2:42 PM — It is 15 years to the day since the ban on gays and lesbians serving in the UK armed forces was lifted.
Ex-EastEnders actor: I didn’t feel my character was necessary 36
11:39 AM — EastEnders star Sam Strike - who played gay character Johnny Carter on the soap, says he quit the soap because he didn't think his character was "necessary".
11th January 2015
Labour wants to stop this man having sex, and 6 other stories you might have missed 5
6:29 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Soldier in Queen’s Guard makes homophobic bullying complaint 6
1:36 PM — A member of the Queen's Household Cavalry has made a formal complaint after suffering years of vicious homophobic bullying.
10th January 2015
Jim Davidson: UKIP are the Jim Davidson of politics 21
6:19 PM — Controversial comedian Jim Davidson has claimed that the UK Independence Party are "the Jim Davidson of the political world".
Did you know? Katie Hopkins once backed the UK’s first trans MEP
1:18 PM — Controversy-monger Katie Hopkins is set to cause a storm on Celebrity Big Brother - but most people are unaware that she once backed the UK's first transgender MEP.
David Cameron: Same-sex marriage was one of my proudest achievements in 2014 25
11:44 AM — Prime Minister David Cameron has hailed the introduction of same-sex marriage as one of his proudest achievements in 2014.
9th January 2015
Town rallies to provide terminally ill trans woman’s dream wedding 5
5:50 PM — A town has rallied to fulfill the dying wish of a terminally ill trans woman, who wants to marry her female partner.
Wales Green candidate ‘feels more comfortable’ in Brighton 3
4:09 PM — The Wales Green party has defended a gay candidate who plans to move to Brighton.
Ex-UKIP candidate who ranted about ‘disgusting poofters’ to stand as independent 11
3:39 PM — Former UKIP candidate Kerry Smith - who ranted about "f**king disgusting" poofters - will stand for Parliament as an independent.
Watch: Straight guys hold hands, discover homophobia exists 97
1:41 PM — Two straight radio presenters in Luton encountered shocking homophobia - when they walked the streets holding hands
Pride and The Imitation Game to go head-to-head at BAFTAs 3
12:43 PM — Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game and Thatcher-era drama Pride have both picked up several nomination for BAFTA awards.
6th January 2015
Manchester: Gay couple turned away from JD Wetherspoon’s pub 50
3:12 PM — A gay man claims he and his partner were refused entry to a JD Wetherspoon’s pub in Manchester due to their sexual orientation.
London’s Manbar closes for the last time 14
1:55 PM — Manbar, the popular gay venue on Charing Cross Road, London, has ceased trading.
4th January 2015
Did David Cameron accidentally refer to homosexuality as a ‘lifestyle choice’? 33
2:24 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron appeared to refer to gay people as "people who choose different lifestyles" during a TV interview.
David Cameron: I get lots of invites to same-sex weddings, I’ll go to one soon 4
12:00 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron has revealed that he receives lots of invites to same-sex wedding ceremonies.
3rd January 2015
Marcus Collins denies tabloid claims he wants to ‘out’ musicians 7
5:32 PM — X Factor singer Marcus Collins has rubbished a story in the Daily Star, claiming that musicians are "dreading" he will out fellow singers.
2nd January 2015
Footballer under fire over ‘game’ to guess whether women have penises 7
5:35 PM — Footballer Robert Huth is under fire for taking part in a Twitter game in which he attempted to 'guess' from pictures whether women are transgender.
31st December 2014
UK Catholic Bishop: Marriage is an ‘unbreakable union of man and woman’ 73
3:26 PM — The Catholic Bishop of Shrewsbury has reiterated his position that marriage can only be between a man and a woman.
The UK’s first serving transgender vicar dies aged 60 3
1:36 PM — Reverend Carol Stone, the first serving Church of England transgender priest, has died from cancer at the age of 60.