23rd April 2015
David Cameron: I will ‘never validate’ the DUP on its opposition to gay rights 5
12:14 AM — Prime Minister David Cameron has said he "will never validate" the DUP on its stance against same-sex marriage and other LGBT issues.
22nd April 2015
Amy Lamé: I ‘owe’ the Labour party for letting me stay in the UK with my girlfriend 10
6:42 PM — US-born comedian Amy Lamé has said she feels like she "owes" the Labour party - because it recognised same-sex relationships, allowing her to stay in the UK with her British girlfriend.
JD Sports suspends staff after gay couple branded ‘battymen’ 102
6:22 PM — Sporting goods chain JD Sports has suspended a number of staff members - after a gay couple were allegedly referred to as "battymen".
Labour’s Angela Eagle: Current asylum guidelines for LGBT people are ‘daft and ignorant’ 5
5:46 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. Labour's Shadow Leader of the House of Commons Angela Eagle has slammed Home Office guidelines for LGBT asylum seekers, branding them 'daft' and 'ignorant'.
New TV show seeks LGBT couple hoping to get on the property ladder
3:20 PM — A brand new show is looking for an LGBT couple who are looking for a leg up on the property ladder.
Guardian claims Tory Chair Grant Shapps edited Wikipedia to smear rivals over same-sex marriage 11
1:55 PM — Conservative Party chairman Grant Shapps has been accused by the Guardian of making edits to Wikipedia articles about his own colleagues, to point out they didn't vote for same-sex marriage.
Meet the ‘hottest maths teacher in the world’, who also has a PHD 47
1:12 PM — This maths teacher managed to keep his secret modelling career a secret from his students, but only for so long.
Sir Ian McKellen makes surprise endorsement of Labour’s LGBT manifesto 14
12:36 PM — Actor and gay rights legend Sir Ian McKellen has made a surprise endorsement of the Labour party's commitment to LGBT rights.
Video of Ed Sheeran branding rapper ‘faggoty’ pulled from internet 6
11:54 AM — Ed Sheeran's management have pulled a clip of the singer rapping about 'faggots' off of YouTube.
Andreja Pejic just became the first out trans model to be profiled by Vogue 1
11:06 AM — Model Andreja Pejic has become the first out trans person to be profiled by Vogue magazine.
Nearly half of young people still think it’s okay to say ‘that’s so gay’ 19
8:03 AM — Almost half of people aged 18-29 still think it is acceptable to use the phrase "that's gay", as a pejorative term.
21st April 2015
Out gay diver Tom Daley poses at the Kremlin in Moscow 14
5:15 PM — Out gay Olympic diver Tom Daley has been praised for posting a photo of himself in front of the Kremlin in Moscow.
Tesco wants to bake Queen Elizabeth a rainbow cake for her birthday 6
4:14 PM — Tesco has wished Queen Elizabeth a happy birthday, wishing her a "beautiful" day, alongside a picture of a rainbow cake.
Transgender Scrabble champ took her own life to escape abuse, inquest hears
3:13 PM — An inquest into the death of a transgender Scrabble champion has heard that she received regular abuse on the streets of Carlisle.
Submit your questions here for Nicola Sturgeon’s PinkNews readers’ Q&A
1:36 PM — Ahead of next month's general election, SNP leader and Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has agreed to answer PinkNews readers' questions in a Q&A.
Trans woman loses battle to have ‘father’ removed from childrens’ birth certificates 208
12:36 PM — A trans woman has lost her High Court bid to have the identifier "father" removed from the birth certificates of her children.
Peter Tatchell urges gays to vote for the Green Party: ‘Green is the new pink’ 53
12:26 PM — Rights activist Peter Tatchell has urged LGBT people to vote Green at the election next month.
This trans man was stripped naked and spat on in public 12
9:38 AM — This trans man has spoken out about having been stripped naked and spat on in public, but says it gave him the motivatio nhe needed to campaign for trans rights.
Labour’s LGBT manifesto promises asylum review and stronger hate crime laws 4
12:01 AM — Labour is set to unveil a number of key pledges on LGBT rights, as part of the party's official LGBT manifesto.
20th April 2015
Gay fans upset after Madonna praises Margaret Thatcher 47
5:50 PM — Madonna has caused controversy among her gay fans for praising Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher - who passed Section 28 and opposed LGBT rights.