25 August 2010
Gay men ‘continue to top list’ in contracting STIs
Figures released by the Health protection Agency (HPA) this morning have shown that the state of sexual health among the UK population is poor, with STI rates reaching record levels.
25 August 2010
Latest figures from Health Protection Agency show poor sexual health among gay men
According to new figures collected by the Health Protection Agency (HPA), almost half a million new cases of STIs were diagnosed in the UK last year - and according to the agency, gay men are among the most worrying groups.
26 July 2010
Ireland ‘has more work to do’ on gay rights, gay senator says
Irish senator David Norris has said that both Northern Ireland and the Republic are "nearly there" on gay rights legislation.
23 July 2010
Religious protests permitted at Belfast Pride
Belfast's Parades Commission has said that no restrictions will be placed on protests against the city's Pride march.
30 June 2010
Anti-gay former MP Iris Robinson questioned by police
Iris Robinson, the former Northern Ireland MP who had an affair with a 19-year-old, has been questioned by police investigating her financial affairs.
29 June 2010
Northern Ireland gay man ‘devastated’ by homophobic attack
One of the two men beaten in Londonderry by a three-strong gang has spoken about the attack and said he was too scared to answer his own door.
28 June 2010
Two men beaten in homophobic attack in Londonderry
Two men were beaten in Londonderry this weekend in what police are treating as a homophobic attack.
24 June 2010
Ugandan Bishop speaks out against homophobia
Anglican Bishop Christopher Senyonjo has spoken out against the Anti-Homosexuality Bill that is being proposed in his native Uganda.
11 May 2010
Labour ‘to start talks’ with ‘homophobic’ DUP
The Labour Party will reportedly begin talks with the Democratic Unionist Party on a possible coalition.
7 May 2010
Peter Robinson- husband of ‘homophobe’ Iris Robinson loses his seat
The first minister of Northern Ireland, Peter Robinson, has lost his Westminister seat.
1 April 2010
‘Homophobic’ Ulster Unionist candidate barred from standing
The Mayor of Antrim has been barred from standing as an Ulster Unionist candidate, because, he claims, he is not "politically correct" enough for the Tories.
15 March 2010
Gerry Adams attacked for no-gays St Patrick’s Day celebration
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has been accused of hypocrisy for taking part in a pre-St Patrick's Day march which bans gays.
12 March 2010
Belfast gay club Mynt loses licence
One of the premier gay clubs in Belfast has lost its licence.
11 March 2010
Northern Ireland pair guilty of homophobic murder
Two men have been found guilty of the homophobic murder of a gay Northern Ireland shop worker.
2 March 2010
Ulster Unionist candidate says he is not homophobic
The Ulster Unionist Party candidate for South Antrim has said he is not homophobic and supports gay equality.
25 February 2010
Iris Robinson’s gay cure therapist reported to GMC
A psychiatrist who worked with shamed former MP Iris Robinson has been reported to the General Medical Council for his work in trying to "cure" gay people.
19 February 2010
Northern Ireland court told of murdered gay man’s injuries
A Northern Ireland court has heard the extent of the injuries suffered by a gay man who was murdered on Easter Sunday.
17 February 2010
Anti-gay cure group to protest outside Christian convention
Gay campaigners are to protest outside a gay cure conference in Northern Ireland this weekend.
10 February 2010
Gay bishop’s civil partnership postponed
Northern Ireland Bishop Pat Buckley has postponed his civil partnership after his fiance got "stressed out" with the media attention.
4 February 2010
Gay bishop Pat Buckley to have a civil partnership
Northern Ireland Bishop Pat Buckley has announced he will wed his boyfriend in a civil partnership ceremony next week.