1st September 2014
Alan Cumming: The campaign for Scottish independence is just like the battle for LGBT equality 38
2:38 PM — Hollywood actor Alan Cumming has spoken in favour of Scottish independence, saying the 'Yes' campaign's fight is similar to the battle for LGBT equality.
Sir Elton John ‘helps rescue’ six-year-old boy from Ukraine conflict 7
1:52 PM — Sir Elton John is believed to have helped rescue a six-year-old boy and his family who were caught up in the Ukrainian conflict.
Wind farm boss apologises after saying Stephen Gately ‘had it coming’ 38
11:23 AM — A renewable energy company boss has been forced to apologise after posting a series of homophobic comments on social media.
Equalities minister Nicky Morgan now thinks its ‘great’ gay couples can marry 65
10:47 AM — Despite voting against legislation for same-sex marriage, Minister for Women and Equalities Nicky Morgan, has now said she thinks it is "great", that gay couples can now wed in England and Wales.
Sky Sports reporter comes out as gay: ‘I love football just the same as any straight guy’ 88
9:21 AM — Sky Sports correspondent Mark McAdam has come out as gay, saying he battled with being gay for years, and that he thinks gay footballers don't come out "because of the fear".
31st August 2014
Registrar dismissed for refusing to perform same-sex weddings wins employment tribunal 237
8:01 PM — An employment tribunal has found in favour of a Christian registrar who was let go after she refused to perform same-sex weddings.
Banned lesbian lizards, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:53 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
London: 70 couples marry in Southbank mass wedding 7
5:42 PM — 70 couples have taken part in a mass wedding in London, to celebrate the introduction of same-sex marriage.
Paul Ross to take time off from radio show following affair revelations 13
4:42 PM — Radio presenter Paul Ross is to take a leave of absence from his BBC London show, after opening up about a year-long affair with another man.
Former Suffolk dance teacher ‘shot dead’ by ex-lover, who was also his son-in-law 3
2:59 PM — A former Suffolk dance teacher has been shot dead by his former lover, according to reports.
Paul Ross: I cheated on my wife with another man 82
12:07 PM — A British TV host has opened up about having a year-long affair with another man.
30th August 2014
BBC cuts Doctor Who lesbian kiss from Asian broadcasts 19
10:11 PM — The BBC cut a scene containing a lesbian kiss out of Asian broadcasts of Doctor Who, according to reports.
Manchester lesbian activist held captive in Congo to ‘cure her of gayness’ 8
12:06 PM — A Manchester-based rights campaigner is on her way back to the UK, after being held against her will in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
29th August 2014
Couple behind civil partnership conversion petition welcome changes 31
7:16 PM — A couple who campaigned to change the process for converting civil partnerships into marriages have welcomed proposed changes.
‘LGBT Yes’ campaign aims to enshrine equality in Scottish constitution 56
5:15 PM — The 'Yes LGBT' group for Scottish independence is set to hold an event outlining proposals to enshrine equality in a written constitution.
Facebook introduces gender-neutral family options 4
4:18 PM — Facebook has begun to roll out options for gender-neutral family relationships.
One Direction singer Harry Styles shows support for gay NFL star 1
3:04 PM — One Direction singer Harry Styles has shown his support for out NFL star Michael Sam.
Review: The Man Who Made The Beatles is an honest look at the life of a gay music icon
2:30 PM — Nick Duffy reviews The Man Who Made The Beatles for PinkNews, a play about closeted Beatles manager Brian Epstein, on the 47th anniversary of his death.
Lesbian brutally attacked near her home to attend pride event despite injuries 2
10:23 AM — A woman who was brutally attacked near her home for being gay, has said she will attend Pride in Leicester alongside police.
28th August 2014
Did anti-gay marriage MP Douglas Carswell tread on some UKIP toes already? 20
6:02 PM — Despite announcing his defection from the Tories to UKIP earlier today, Douglas Carswell may not be able to stand for re-election at a by-election, as the current UKIP candidate says he is staying put.