28th March 2015
Comment: Why the NUS policy condemning cross-dressing is offensive 61
5:33 PM — Trans activist Sarah Savage reacts to motions passed at NUS Women's Conference condemning cross-dressing, and telling gay men to stop acting like black women.
Tabloids claim co-pilot in Germanwings crash was bullied over gay rumours 40
4:02 PM — Tabloid newspapers are claiming that Andreas Lubitz - who is thought to have killed 150 people in a plane crash - was bullied over rumours he was gay.
Gay murderers hold first same-sex wedding behind bars 13
12:49 PM — The UK's first same-sex wedding behind bars has taken place - after a murderer and paedophile tied the knot.
NUS conference condemns drag and tells gay men to ‘stop acting like black women’ 250
11:51 AM — An NUS conference has passed a motion condemning drag and cross dressing, while another motion attacks gay men who speak like black women.
27th March 2015
Katie Hopkins promises to leave the UK if Ed Miliband becomes PM 38
5:57 PM — Controversy-monger Katie Hopkins has said that she will leave the UK, if Ed Miliband wins the election in May.
26th March 2015
The Coalition’s 2015 LGBT scorecard 25
6:48 PM — With the general election just a matter of weeks away, PinkNews looks back at the Coalition’s record of delivery for the LGBT community and assesses where improvements could have been made.
24th March 2015
UKIP replace Janice Atkinson with Labour defector 4
6:46 PM — UKIP has named Labour defector Harriet Yeo as its new general election candidate, replacing expelled MEP Janice Atkinson.
Sun journalist in court over payments to George Michael prison officer
4:53 PM — A Sun journalist has gone on trial over allegations that a prison officer was paid for tips about George Michael while he was behind bars.
Singer Lil’ Chris dead at 24 18
2:38 PM — Pop singer Lil’ Chris has died at the age of 24, it has been confirmed.
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.