5th November 2014
City boss told staff: ‘Badminton is a sport for gays and players should get a dress’ 1
2:52 PM — A City boss at a firm accused of racial harassment discrimination told his staff that Badminton is a sport for “gays”, a tribunal hears.
Labour MP Lucy Powell: No, teaching gay rights is not ‘nonsense’ 14
12:21 PM — Writing for PinkNews.co.uk, shadow education minister Lucy Powell rebuffs a tweet from the Department for Education claiming it's “nonsense” to suggest that schools “must teach gay rights”.
4th November 2014
Nicky Morgan: David Cameron did not pressure me to support equal marriage 16
7:12 PM — Nicky Morgan says David Cameron did not pressure her to support same-sex marriage in order to assume the role of Minister for Women and Equalites.
Theresa May ‘delighted’ that Lynne Featherstone is back at Home Office
4:51 PM — Home Secretary Theresa May says she’s “delighted” that Lib Dem MP Lynne Featherstone has returned to her former government department as a minister.
Ben Bradshaw questions David Blunkett’s decision to forgive Nicky Morgan over equal marriage 8
2:45 PM — Ben Bradshaw has questioned fellow Labour MP David Blunkett's comments that Education Secretary Nicky Morgan should be "forgiven" for voting against same-sex marriage.
Frankie Boyle: Nigel Farage would look like ‘a gay Dr Who’ as a Nazi 22
11:18 AM — Controversial comedian Frankie Boyle has mocked Nigel Farage’s appearance.
3rd November 2014
Men ‘dressed as fairies’ carry out vicious anti-gay attack in London 17
2:05 PM — Police are looking for two men who carried out a homophobic attack on Halloween - while dressed as fairies.
2nd November 2014
Manchester: Man ‘scarred for life’ by brutal attack for singing songs from Wicked 20
7:47 PM — Two men were savagely beaten in Manchester this weekend - because they were singing songs from the musical Wicked.
UKIP candidate posts map claiming people from London are ‘cosmopolitan poofters’ 47
5:27 PM — A UKIP politician who is set to run for parliament next year is under fire, after he posted a comedy map on his Facebook page referring to people from London as 'cosmopolitan poofters'.
Liberal Democrats ‘more submissive’ during sex 11
4:31 PM — Liberal Democrats are seen as more likely to be submissive during sex, according to research.
Sol Campbell: I nearly quit football over gay rumours and racism 3
3:45 PM — Former England footballer Sol Campbell has revealed that he nearly quit the sport over rumours about his sexuality and jibes about his race.
Pictures: Here’s everyone who won at the PinkNews awards 2
2:43 PM — The second annual PinkNews Awards took place this week. We break down the winners.
1st November 2014
Iconic Doctor Who villain makes shock return as a woman 53
9:48 PM — Iconic Doctor Who villain the Master has made a surprise return to the show - as a woman.
Someone actually made a Michael Gove sex toy 4
2:01 PM — An enterprising designer has created a sex toy featuring the likeness of Tory chief whip Michael Gove.
Massage parlour visiting MEP who claimed gays ‘undermine marriage’ to divorce 35
8:16 AM — UKIP MEP Roger Helmer - who claimed that gay people "undermine" marriage - has revealed that he and his second wife are to divorce.
31st October 2014
Drag artist ‘punched to floor’ in brutal Soho attack 33
5:57 PM — A gay drag artist has alleged he was attacked outside a nightclub in London because of his sexuality.
Bishop of Oxford: I want to be able to affirm gay relationships 14
3:47 PM — The Bishop of Oxford has said he wants to be able to affirm gay relationships - but is "unconvinced" by same-sex marriage.
Richard Littlejohn: Nicky Morgan is seeking approval from ‘diversity Nazis’ 24
3:05 PM — Columnist Richard Littlejohn has attacked Nicky Morgan for ingratiating herself with "diversity Nazis", after she spoke at the PinkNews awards.
Sir Ian McKellen awarded Freedom of the City of London 10
11:31 AM — Actor and gay rights campaigner Sir Ian McKellen has been awarded the honour of Freedom of the City of London.
30th October 2014
Stonewall slams gay UKIP MEP over ‘equality Nazis’ jibe 20
6:30 PM — Britain’s largest gay rights charity has criticised UKIP MEP David Coburn for branding the supporters of same-sex marriage “equality Nazis”.