8th February 2015
One in four LGBT teachers hide their sexuality at school 6
12:19 PM — One in four LGBT teachers feel they have to hide their sexuality or gender identity at school.
7th February 2015
Stephen Fry: We planted a fake wedding date to throw off the press 12
9:20 PM — Stephen Fry has opened up about his wedding to comedian Elliott Spencer, in his first TV interview since getting married.
Nick Clegg could lose his seat, two polls suggest 19
12:22 PM — Two separate polls appear to show that Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg is trailing Labour in his Sheffield Hallam constituency.
6th February 2015
UKIP Deputy Leader: Labour’s plans to tackle homophobia are ‘a disgrace’ 54
8:20 PM — The Deputy Leader of UKIP has claimed that Labour's plans to tackle homophobic bullying in schools are "politically correct nonsense".
Devon town to get UK’s first permanent rainbow crossing? 8
3:03 PM — The town of Totnes in Devon might be on course to get the first permanent rainbow crossing in the UK.
5th February 2015
Sir Alan Duncan defends Tory MP who warned of ‘aggressive homosexuals’ 18
4:57 PM — Sir Alan Duncan has laughed off Tory MP Sir Gerald Howarth's infamous rant about "the aggressive homosexual community" by saying "that’s very Gerald".
Outrage over Marine Le Pen’s visit to Oxford University 73
2:19 PM — More than 200 demonstrators have pledged to protest outside the Oxford Union ahead of a planned evening appearance by FN leader Marine Le Pen.
Ex-MEP Nikki Sinclaire denies money laundering and misconduct
10:38 AM — Nikki Sinclaire has pleaded not guilty to money laundering and misconduct in public office.
4th February 2015
Tristram Hunt hits back at Daily Mail over Labour’s plans to tackle homophobia 35
7:05 PM — Labour's Shadow Education Secretary Tristram Hunt has mocked the Daily Mail's reaction to his plans to introduce statutory sex and relationship education.
Manchester gay venue Eden Bar denies closure reports
1:53 PM — One of the bars at the heart of Manchester's gay village has denied reports that it is closing for good.
UKIP Christian group: Manchester Pride is a ‘parade of depravity’ 189
11:48 AM — A Christian group authorised by UKIP has claimed that being gay is a "vice", and that Manchester Pride is a parade of "wickedness".
3rd February 2015
Labour ‘lazy and wrong’ over anti-gay bullying, says IBTimes journalist 31
6:35 PM — A journalist for the International Business Times has criticised Labour’s new drive to tackle homophobic bullying.
UKIP considers legal action in Holocaust row with school 43
12:52 PM — UKIP is considering legal action against a school in Derby that it claims linked the party with the Holocaust during an assembly.
Police called to O2 restaurant after mum complains of gay porn on computer screen 113
11:53 AM — Police were called to a restaurant at London’s O2 after a mother was left feeling "sick" when her young children viewed an explicit gay sex scene on a restaurant booking screen.
2nd February 2015
Former soldier jailed over vicious homophobic attack 6
3:24 PM — A former soldier has been jailed after a horrific attack on a gay man in Exeter.
Richard Wilson: I didn’t mind being outed by the press 18
12:18 PM — One Foot in the Grave actor Richard Wilson has opened up about being outed by the press.
Church of England evangelical comes out as gay 107
11:58 AM — An influential evangelical within the Church of England has come out as a lesbian.
1st February 2015
Conservative chairman rules out ‘pacts and deals’ with UKIP 15
6:13 PM — Grant Shapps, the Chairman of the Conservative Party, has ruled out entering a 'pact' with UKIP after the General Election.
EastEnders star Pam St Clement opens up about bisexuality
12:10 PM — EastEnders actress Pam St Clement has opened up about her bisexuality, and cheating on her husband with a woman.
Pro-gay Tory MP Francis Maude to retire 12
11:41 AM — Conservative MP Francis Maude, one of the first senior Tories to engage with the gay community, will not run for re-election in May.