25th February 2015
London police appeal for information in violent homophobic attempted robbery 2
9:27 AM — Police in the London borough of Kensington and Chelsea are appealing for witnesses and information in a violent attempted robbery.
24th February 2015
Britain becomes first country to approve three-person babies 16
9:24 PM — The UK has become the first country to approve a law to allow babies to be created from the DNA of three people.
PROUD study finds PrEP reduces risk of HIV infection by 86% 109
8:58 PM — A study into the effectiveness of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in the UK has found that the risk of HIV infection was reduced by 86%.
Catholic Church voices support for DUP bill to permit anti-gay discrimination 36
6:21 PM — The Catholic Church has voiced its support for a ‘conscience clause’ bill in Northern Ireland that would permit anti-gay discrimination.
Anti-gay preacher: The LGBT community is trying to ‘shut down’ my ‘dialogue’ 87
4:12 PM — A homophobic preacher who is the subject of a petition to ban him from speaking at a London university has accused the LGBT community of attempting to "shut down" his "dialogue".
Peter Tatchell recalls the dirtiest, most violent and anti-gay by-election in modern British history 39
3:41 PM — It's 32 years since the Bermondsey by-election, dubbed one of the most homophobic elections ever to be held in Britain, Peter Tatchell looks back at the events.
High Court judge permits straight civil partnerships legal challenge to proceed 31
12:41 PM — A High Court judge has granted permission for a legal case against the British Government for its refusal to extend civil partnerships to opposite-sex couples, to proceed.
Bouncer tells ‘gay’ student he should be fed to the dogs 15
10:55 AM — A student tried to report an attack that left him with a black eye to a bouncer at a Sheffield club. Instead of helping, he went into a homophobic rant against him.
Ivan Massow: Gay men may not realise it, but they are Tory 93
10:52 AM — Gay men tend to be Tory-leaning in their political beliefs without even realising it, London mayoral candidate Ivan Massow has claimed.
Apple announces emoji featuring a range of same-sex couples and families 3
10:48 AM — Apple has unveiled a range of new emojis which include same-sex couples and families, and a number of different skin tones.
23rd February 2015
Catholic priest had huge gay S&M porn collection, court hears
7:27 PM — A Catholic priest who is accused of molesting three boys had a large collection of gay porn, a court has heard.
Archbishop of Canterbury: Who am I to judge gays for their sins, if they have sins? 73
6:34 PM — The Archbishop of Canterbury has claimed it is not up to him to judge gay people for their "sins".
Stag attack victim Dr Kate Stone appointed to press regulator’s code committee 6
3:54 PM — An academic who took action after a number of newspapers identified her as transgender has been appointed to the press regulator's editors' code committee.
Watch: This is what trans people are forced to go through in 34 European countries 20
3:20 PM — A video has been released showing some of the hurdles trans people to go through to gain access to legal gender recognition.
Babies with two biological same-sex parents could become a reality in just two years 110
2:48 PM — Researchers from Cambridge University have found that it is possible to make a baby using skin cells of parents of the same sex.
Ex-UKIP councillor: It’s worse to say ‘poofter’ than to hate ‘negro features’ 49
2:04 PM — A former UKIP councillor who was expelled for ranting about "negroes" has defended herself - by claiming it's worse to say "poofter".
Imitation Game director: A gay sex scene wouldn’t have enriched Turing’s character 26
8:50 AM — The director of 'The Imitation Game' is the latest to hit back at critics who have suggested that it downplayed Alan Turing's sexuality.
22nd February 2015
The gayest day ever, and 6 other stories you might have missed 1
8:04 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Sam Smith silences weight critics with childhood photo 5
7:02 PM — Sam Smith has shared a photo of himself as a child, in response to critics of his weight.
Gay UKIP MEP won’t stand against Alex Salmond 2
6:12 PM — UKIP’s only openly gay MEP will not stand for Parliament against former SNP leader Alex Salmond, despite previous suggestions.