15th November 2014
Boy George cancels Culture Club tour over health problems 8
5:26 PM — Boy George has cancelled a planned Culture Club reunion tour, over serious health concerns.
Neil Patrick Harris and husband star in first joint ad campaign 7
4:02 PM — Newlyweds Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka will star in one of the first major ad campaigns featuring a married same-sex couple.
Gibraltar rights group calls for same-sex marriage 6
1:37 PM — A rights group in the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar has called on the government to introduce same-sex marriage.
British cardinal: I can’t remember how I voted on plans to welcome gays 29
12:38 PM — The leader of the Catholic Church in England and Wales claims he's forgotten how he voted when the Church decided to scrap plans to relax its anti-gay policies.
Cambridge police: Leaflets claiming AIDS is God’s punishment for gays are ‘not a crime’ 19
12:17 PM — Cambridgeshire police have said that leaflets claiming that homosexuality is linked to paedophilia "fall short of any criminality".
14th November 2014
Actor Sam Strike confirms exit for gay Eastenders character 14
4:53 PM — Eastenders actor Sam Strike, who plays gay character Johnny Carter on the soap, has confirmed his exit from the show.
Brighton Pride safe ‘until 2020′ under new license 2
1:44 PM — Brighton Pride is secure until 2020, after the council granted a six-year license for the LGBT event.
Tory MPs: Red Cross should reinstate volunteer sacked after anti-gay marriage protest 18
1:27 PM — Four Tory MPs have signed an Early Day Motion calling for the British Red Cross to reinstate a volunteer who was let go after he picketed against same-sex marriage.
US State Department urges India to end anti-gay law 2
10:43 AM — The US State Department has urged India to put an end to a law which bans sex “against the order of nature”.
England coach Stuart Lancaster condemns homophobic abuse against referee Nigel Owens 1
10:27 AM — England Coach Stuart Lancaster has said applauded the Rugby Football Union for taking a stance against reports of homophobic abuse against referee Nigel Owens.
13th November 2014
Humanists complain to Ofsted over Jewish school that brands being gay against its ‘ethos’ 20
6:20 PM — The BHA has complained to Ofsted about an east London Jewish school that advises pupils to ignore exam questions on evolution, and considers evolution, same-sex relationships and social media to go against its ethos.
Eastenders star ‘dumps boyfriend’ over gay S&M porn videos 49
5:22 PM — Newspapers are reporting that EastEnders actress Lorna Fitzgerald has broken up with her boyfriend, after discovering her sports therapist boyfriend in gay porn videos.
Islamic extremist who brands homosexuality a sin to give evidence at sex education inquiry 141
4:39 PM — A former member of extremist group Hizb ut-Tahrir – who believes homosexuality is a sinful “lifestyle choice” – will give evidence at a House of Commons inquiry into SRE.
UK: Family accused of forcing daughter out of company for being transgender
1:44 PM — A Lancashire transgender woman is suing her parents and brother claiming she was forced out of the family business due to her gender identity.
Telegraph boss Lord Black elected president of European publishers’ body 2
11:34 AM — Gay Telegraph boss Lord Black has been elected president of the European Newspaper and News Media Publishers.
Rugby Football Union to investigate homophobic abuse against referee Nigel Owens 5
10:53 AM — The Rugby Football Union has said it will investigate reports of Twickenham fans directing homophobic abuse at referee Nigel Owens.
Fundraising campaign launched to save ‘gay’ bull from facing the slaughterhouse 11
10:17 AM — A prize breeding bull who is more interested in breeding with males than females could be saved from slaughter thanks to a petition and crowd-funding campaign.
12th November 2014
Shadow equalities minister: I’m pleased Nicky Morgan has been won over on same-sex marriage 8
6:55 PM — Shadow equalities minister Sharon Hodgson has joked about the "Damascene conversion" of Nicky Morgan on same-sex marriage.
Equalities minister Nick Boles: My civil partner has been ‘insistently’ pressing me on marriage conversion 6
6:26 PM — Nick Boles, the minister with responsibility for same-sex marriage, has said his own civil partner is "insistently" waiting for their right to convert to a marriage.
Green Party leader: David Cameron showed real ‘leadership’ and ‘courage’ over equal marriage 5
5:35 PM — Green Party leader Natalie Bennett has praised David Cameron for legalising same-sex marriage.