16th September 2014
Homophobia investigation into Rugby League star dropped 6
2:22 PM — An investigation into a Rugby League star who was accused for a second time of using homophobic language, has been dropped due to "insufficient evidence".
Tom Daley ‘loves Scotland’ and thinks we are ‘better together’ 22
2:14 PM — Olympic Diver Tom Daley has renewed his support against Scottish independence by saying that he loves Great Britain.
Anti-gay marriage Tory MP tables bill for straight civil partnerships 40
12:02 PM — A former children’s minister who was accused of trying to “wreck” the government’s same-sex marriage law has tabled a bill for heterosexual civil partnerships.
Comment: We shouldn’t be priced out of Pride 40
11:05 AM — With an increasing number of Pride events now charging for entry, Benali Hamdache, chair of LGBTIQ Greens, writes for PinkNews about what it means for social inclusion.
15th September 2014
Russia: Lesbian dance teacher found murdered with throat slashed 16
5:55 PM — A lesbian tango instructor in St Petersburg has been found with her throat slashed.
Rugby League star accused for a second time of homophobia wants situation dealt with 17
5:20 PM — The Rugby League star who is being investigated for allegedly using a homophobic slur against another player, following a suspension for the same thing, has addressed the incident.
Jersey: Church leader claims civil unions would make religious weddings illegal 39
4:14 PM — A Jersey church leader has claimed that introducing same-sex civil unions would make church weddings illegal.
Semi-pro footballer: ‘Every club I’ve been at has known I’m gay’ 1
3:55 PM — A semi-professional footballer who publicly came out as gay in January, has said every club he has been at has known that he is gay.
Homophobic thugs throw brick through Bridgnorth men’s car windscreen 5
3:23 PM — A pair of men walking together in Bridgnorth had their car smashed by homophobic thugs last week.
Gay priest facing backlash over plans to hold commitment ceremony in church 37
3:04 PM — A Leicester priest is facing opposition to his plan to hold his same-sex commitment ceremony in church.
Casey Stoney: Support after coming out was ‘overwhelming’ 1
1:59 PM — Former England women's captain Casey Stoney has said that the support after she came out was "overwhelming".
Snoop Dogg under fire for labelling fan a ‘fag’ on Instagram 13
1:30 PM — Rapper Snoop Dogg is facing backlash after calling a fan a 'fag' on Instagram
PinkNews Poll: 54% of the Scottish LGBT community will vote for independence 68
1:06 PM — A poll of more than two thousand Scottish LGBT people by PinkNews has found that 54% intend to vote yes in the Scottish independence referendum on Thursday.
14th September 2014
The best place to be in the closet, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:48 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Sophie Ellis-Bextor: I won’t boycott Russia over anti-gay laws, I have lots of gay fans there 8
2:46 PM — Sophie Ellis-Bextor has said she won't stop performing in Russia over its anti-gay laws - because she doesn't want to abandon her gay fans there.
13th September 2014
Swansea photographer ‘blinded in one eye’ after vile homophobic petrol attack 10
4:31 PM — A gay photographer has been left blind in one eye after he had petrol thrown in his face in a homophobic attack.
John Barrowman: I felt great about Commonwealth Games kiss 6
2:14 PM — John Barrowman has opened up about his famous kiss during the opening ceremony of this year's Commonwealth Games.
Bishop ‘not optimistic’ that Church of England will resolve same-sex marriage split 41
12:59 PM — A Church of England Bishop says he is "not optimistic" that the Church will be able to reach a resolution to a divide over same-sex marriage.
Photos: Firearms cops wear Rainbow Laces 13
12:31 PM — The Rainbow Laces campaign has found support from a team more used to riot gear than football gear.
Boris Johnson selected to stand for Parliament in Uxbridge and South Ruislip 10
11:58 AM — London Mayor Boris Johnson has been selected to stand for Parliament as a Tory candidate in Uxbridge and South Ruislip.