29th December 2014
The top 10 PinkNews UK stories of 2014 2
3:13 PM — As the year of 2014 close, PinkNews looks back on the top 10 most significant stories to come out of the UK.
UKIP candidate poses with Polish far-right leader 10
1:58 PM — A UKIP parliamentary candidate has been photographed with a far-right Polish leader described by Nigel Farage as "utterly reprehensible."
28th December 2014
PinkNews poll: Nick Clegg named most gay-friendly leader, but party support collapses 49
4:55 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has been named the most gay friendly party leader by PinkNews readers - but support for the Lib Dems has plummeted.
BBC weatherman: I still get homophobic messages 11
4:06 PM — BBC Wales weatherman Owain Wyn Evans has opened up about coming out as gay - and revealed he still receives homophobic messages.
UKIP MP Douglas Carswell: Party shouldn’t tolerate ‘pejorative’ comments 24
2:55 PM — UKIP's first elected MP Douglas Carswell has called for his party to be less tolerant of racist and homophobic comments.
Jailed Leeds United boss: Co-owners tried to block anti-homophobia campaigns 6
12:40 PM — Jailed Leeds United boss David Haigh has alleged that the club's former co-owners tried to block him from running anti-homophobia campaigns.
Viewers complain that Doctor Who is ‘promoting’ homosexuality 158
12:04 PM — A number of viewers have complained to the BBC that sci-fi show Doctor Who is being used to 'promote' homosexuality.
27th December 2014
Five candidates for ‘Briton of the Year’ who are not Nigel Farage 10
9:02 PM — On the announcement that UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been named 'Briton of the Year' by the Times Newspaper, here are just a few people who probably deserve the honour a bit more.
The top 10 most read PinkNews stories of 2014
3:11 PM — As the festive season draws to a close, PinkNews looks back on the top 10 most read stories of 2014.
The Times names Nigel Farage ‘Briton of the Year’ 194
1:47 PM — UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been named 'Briton of the Year' by the Times newspaper.
26th December 2014
Tributes paid to Kenny Everett on what would have been his 70th birthday 3
4:40 PM — The BBC has paid tribute to Kenny Everett on what would have been his 70th birthday by airing a special programme on Radio 4 Extra.
Nicky Morgan: Parents use Boxing Day to remind kids about online safety 2
2:50 PM — Nicky Morgan says Boxing Day is an opportunity for parents to remind children about online safety.
UK: Transphobic crimes soared in 2014 11
1:37 PM — Transgender hate crimes increased substantially this year, figures show.
UKIP local Chairman: ‘I obviously regret’ joining the National Front 318
1:13 PM — UKIP's Martyn Heale says he regrets being a member of the National Front in the 1970s.
25th December 2014
Morocco: Two men imprisoned for three years for gay sex 325
7:08 PM — Just months after an international outcry which led to the release of a British tourist imprisoned there, Morocco has jailed two men for having gay sex.
WATCH: Naked rowers record Christmas sing-a-long 15
7:00 PM — The Warwick Rowing team, which often strips off for good causes, including against anti-LGBT bullying, has recorded a Christmas sing-a-long.
Comment: Why we should reflect on the state of LGBT persecution this Christmas 23
6:51 PM — The head of the Human Dignity Trust writes for PinkNews on why we should look to other countries this Christmas, where LGBT people are still persecuted.
WATCH: The Christmas Day Broadcast from Margaret Thatcher, Queen of Soho
2:51 PM — Gay icon Margaret Thatcher, Queen of Soho is back with this exclusive Christmas Day message to the readers of PinkNews
13 of the most read coming out stories of 2014 5
2:35 PM — As 2014 draws to a close, PinkNews looks back on the coming out stories which have been most influential.
WATCH: Bishop condemns Church treatment of gays in Christmas sermon 21
11:36 AM — A Church of England Bishop has delivered a sermon in which he condemns the church for its treatment of gay people.