22nd December 2014
Domestic violence charity’s tips for surviving Christmas at home
1:38 PM — LGBT domestic violence charity Broken Rainbow has released a guide to staying safe throughout Christmas.
Ed Miliband: It’s important Christians don’t feel marginalised by equal marriage 88
1:10 PM — Ed Miliband has spoken to Christians who feel "marginalised" by the introduction of same-sex marriage.
21st December 2014
Transgender RAF pilot who served with Prince William opens up about transition 4
5:50 PM — An RAF Search and Rescue pilot who served alongside Prince William has opened up about her transition for the first time.
Archbishop of Canterbury: It would be inappropriate for me to say if I oppose equal marriage 29
1:54 PM — The Archbishop of Canterbury has claimed it would be "inappropriate" of him to discuss his opposition to same-sex marriage.
Photos: Sir Elton John and David Furnish marry 5
1:31 PM — Sir Elton John has today tied the knot with his civil partner David Furnish.
UKIP begs members to stop making controversial comments on Facebook and Twitter 16
1:03 PM — UKIP is begging its members to quit Facebook and Twitter, to avoid getting the party in trouble over controversial comments.
UKIP expels councillor over undisclosed ‘jaw-dropping’ comments 41
12:44 PM — A UKIP councillor in Thanet has been expelled from the party, after making undisclosed comments in an interview, thought to be derogatory.
You can pay to join the mile high club, but gays might not be allowed 4
12:24 PM — A Middle Eastern airline is offering people the chance to join the mile high club - but they might not allow same-sex couples.
20th December 2014
Christian B&B owners who refused gay couple claim ‘ignorance’ is eroding marriage 76
6:57 PM — A pair of Christian B&B owners who famously turned away a gay couple have claimed that "ignorance" is responsible for eroding 'traditional' marriage.
Sir Elton John to post live Instagram updates from own wedding tomorrow 6
5:30 PM — Sir Elton John has confirmed that he will marry his civil partner David Furnish tomorrow - and the pair will be posting live updates on social media.
UKIP’s new policy is weird, even for them 20
1:33 PM — A branch of the UK Independence Party has accidentally come out against the UK.
Labour pledges to introduce humanist weddings 19
12:22 PM — The Labour party has pledged to introduce humanist weddings in England and Wales.
Government blocks humanist weddings, after review finds ‘majority’ in favour 15
12:05 PM — The government will not move to introduce humanist marriages - despite a review finding that a majority of the public were in favour.
19th December 2014
Ex-UKIP candidate: There is a witch hunt against working class people who say ‘poofter’ and ‘chinky’ 74
7:56 PM — A former UKIP candidate who stepped down after being criticised for using the word "poofters" to describe gay people has said this week has proven that there is "a witch hunt against working class people," who use such words.
EXCLUSIVE: Government confirms it will not cut HIV prevention budget 4
7:39 PM — The Government has refuted claims that it was to halve its HIV prevention budget for 2015, reiterating support for the strategy and saying "It will continue".
Man used homophobic slurs against police to get arrested 1
5:55 PM — A man who drunkenly dialled 999 to get police to an Aldi car park before hurling homophobic abuse at them wanted to go to prison, a court has heard.
WATCH: Robbie Rogers talks about ‘super awkward’ sex with a guy for the first time 9
1:32 PM — Out US football star Robbie Rogers has spoken in an interview about being proud to have come out as gay, and the first time he slept with a guy.
UKIP suspends branch chair who said gay adoption is ‘child abuse’ 23
12:46 PM — A UKIP branch chair who once equated gay adoption to "child abuse" has been suspended by the party after receiving a letter of no confidence from members.
Nick Clegg: This 9-year-old girl is a model for us all on gay rights 5
12:20 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has praised a 9-year-old girl who gave a heartfelt letter to her teacher, after he revealed he was gay during a lesson on homophobic bullying.
One Direction tell gay fans: ‘Don’t be afraid to be who you are’ 17
12:00 PM — Famed boy band One Direction have sent a message to their gay fans, telling them: "Don't be afraid to be the person that you are."