26th November 2014
Homophobic hate crimes on the rise in the UK 6
1:35 PM — The number of homophobic hate crimes in the UK recorded by police has risen over the past year.
25th November 2014
London: LGBT club drug clinic gets new contract 1
1:15 PM — A London drug clinic, which runs an LGBT support service, has been awarded a new funding contract.
24th November 2014
Iconic London drag venue Madame JoJo’s closes after losing license 16
5:33 PM — London drag and cabaret club Madame JoJo's has possibly closed for good - after its license was revoked following a "serious incident of disorder".
London university bans preacher who says gays are ‘obscene and filthy’ 65
2:16 PM — An Islamic preacher who likens being gay to a disease has been banned from speaking at a London university.
Ivan Massow to run for Mayor of London 26
12:46 PM — Gay rights campaigner and entrepreneur Ivan Massow has announced that he will run for Mayor of London.
19th November 2014
Islington Council to fly transgender flag for Day of Remembrance tomorrow 6
4:30 PM — Islington Council will fly a transgender flag from the top of town hall tomorrow, to mark the Transgender Day of Remembrance.
18th November 2014
One in eight gay and bisexual men in London living with HIV 16
10:48 AM — A new report published by Public Health England shows one in eight gay and bisexual men in London are now living with HIV
16th November 2014
London ‘Islamic hotel’ will still accept gay couples despite banning alcohol 50
12:52 PM — A London hotel which has reportedly implemented an Islamic code of conduct says it will still allow gay couples to stay there.
13th November 2014
Humanists complain to Ofsted over Jewish school that brands being gay against its ‘ethos’ 23
6:20 PM — The BHA has complained to Ofsted about an east London Jewish school that advises pupils to ignore exam questions on evolution, and considers evolution, same-sex relationships and social media to go against its ethos.
12th November 2014
Equalities minister Nick Boles: My civil partner has been ‘insistently’ pressing me on marriage conversion 6
6:26 PM — Nick Boles, the minister with responsibility for same-sex marriage, has said his own civil partner is "insistently" waiting for their right to convert to a marriage.
Police appeal for help finding thug who robbed victim he met in a club 15
3:01 PM — Camden police have appealed for help finding a robber who savagely attacked a man in his home, after they met in a club.
10th November 2014
Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer: Lack of Conservatives on Rainbow List is ‘disappointing’ 6
6:25 PM — Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer has attacked the "disappointing" lack of Conservative figures present on this year's Rainbow List.
Pride in London hails innovation of #FreedomTo at business summit 1
2:30 PM — Pride in London chairperson Michael Salter has hailed the success of Pride's first ever ad campaign earlier this year.
Business leaders attend ‘Out on the Street’ LGBT leadership summit 2
1:28 PM — Business leaders from across Europe are today attending the third-annual 'Out on the Street' LGBT summit in London.
8th November 2014
Daily Mail: Play about gay saunas is “sleazy” and “amoral” 62
12:22 PM — Theatre critic Quentin Letts has condemned a "taxpayer funded" National Theatre play that is set in a gay sauna.
7th November 2014
Police appeal for help after spate of homophobic attacks on Clapham Common
6:19 PM — Police in the London borough of Lambeth have appealed for victims and witnesses to come forward, after three attacks on Clapham Common thought to be motivated by homophobia.
Julian Clary: UKIP aren’t using enough lube for gay sex 13
12:23 PM — Comedian Julian Clary brought the house down at last night's Stonewall Awards with a risqué joke about Nigel Farage's support for Roger Helmer.
5th November 2014
Eric Pickles orders takeover of Tower Hamlets council which ‘allowed homophobia to fester’ 17
2:54 PM — Tory minister Eric Pickles has ordered the takeover of Tower Hamlets council, which he says "allowed homophobia and antisemitism to fester".
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
Pictures: Here’s everyone who won at the PinkNews awards 3
2:43 PM — The second annual PinkNews Awards took place this week. We break down the winners.