19th March 2015
SNP suspends member who directed ‘vile’ anti-gay abuse at Scottish Tory leader 4
3:41 PM — An SNP member who subjected Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson to homophobic abuse on Twitter has been suspended from the party, Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
Gay UKIP MEP: Calling SNP minister Abu Hamza was a ‘stupid thing to say’ 3
12:05 PM — UKIP MEP David Coburn says he has apologised for comparing a Scottish government minister to a convicted terrorist.
18th March 2015
‘Benefits Britain’ drag queen quits to become a Tory candidate 24
3:17 PM — A drag queen from Blackpool is set to quit her job, after being selected to stand as a Tory candidate.
Eric Pickles: I was ‘narrow-minded’ to oppose gay adoption 13
1:44 PM — Conservative Cabinet Minister Eric Pickles has apologised for his record on gay rights - branding his previous views "narrow-minded" and "prejudiced".
17th March 2015
Feature: The best tearoom in Plymouth is looking for a new owner
5:44 PM — Would you like the unique opportunity to take on the challenge of a well established vintage tearoom on the Plymouth harbour?
London: LGBT campaigners to stage protest outside Dolce and Gabanna store 17
5:11 PM — A protest is to take place in London this Thursday in support of the boycott of Dolce and Gabanna.
16th March 2015
University of Kent blocks talk from anti-gay preacher who labelled homosexuality ‘a scourge’ 166
6:42 PM — A homophobic imam who claimed that homosexuality is a 'scourge' has reportedly been banned from speaking at the University of Kent.
Nigel Farage: I will quit as UKIP leader if I don’t become an MP 18
4:16 PM — Nigel Farage has said he will quit as leader of UKIP if he doesn't win in his South Thanet constituency.
15th March 2015
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7:44 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
PinkNews poll: Have your say ahead of the general election
3:51 PM — Ahead of the PinkNews Debate, it's time for readers to have your say in our political poll.
13th March 2015
Comment: Cucumber, Banana and Tofu are queer in many more ways than one 25
12:42 PM — Katharina Lindner, a Lecturer in Film and Media at University of Stirling, reflects on the end of Russell T Davies' shows Cucumber, Banana and Tofu.
12th March 2015
47% of UKIP voters believe gay relationships should be taught in schools 20
7:16 PM — A higher number of UKIP supporters believe gay relationships should be taught in schools than those who are against the idea, a YouGov survey has found.
UK: Preacher who said gay man was a ‘sinner’ goes on trial
1:48 PM — A Christian preacher accused of making homophobic remarks while giving a sermon has denied the charges in court.
UKIP Regional Secretary: ‘Gay marriage is potentially a wonderful thing’ 8
11:36 AM — UKIP’s North East Regional Secretary gave an interesting answer when asked for his views on same-sex marriage.
Nigel Farage: UKIP would abolish anti-discrimination laws 103
10:39 AM — UKIP would get rid of "irrelevant" anti-discrimination laws, party leader Nigel Farage says.
10th March 2015
LGBT older people with dementia risk being forced back into the closet 4
2:21 PM — The government’s Dementia Strategy for England must include a “specific reference to LGBT issues”, the National Care Forum has warned.
UK: Transgender man thrown out of nightclub toilet wins out-of-court settlement 16
12:29 PM — A transgender man in Devon who was ordered to use a disabled toilet by a nightclub has received an out-of-court settlement of £1,500.
9th March 2015
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan: Teachers bullying gay students is inexcusable 21
7:03 PM — Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has responded to a report that found that over a third of victims of homophobic bullying in schools were bullied by a teacher or adult.
8th March 2015
EastEnders bosses angry after ‘Kathy Beale’ announced as G-A-Y Porn Idol judge 13
4:29 PM — EastEnders bosses were reportedly left fuming, after reports that actress Gillian Taylforth had signed up to judge G-A-Y's Porn Idol competition.
6th March 2015
LGBT domestic violence charity Broken Rainbow secures government funding
8:01 PM — LGBT domestic violence helpline Broken Rainbow has been saved from closure - after fears it could be crippled by a loss of government funding.