12th March 2015
Spider which can give men 4-hour erections found in Tesco bananas 15
1:48 PM — The eggs of a spider the bite of which can give men 4-hour erections, and can be deadly, was found in a banana from Tesco.
UK: Preacher who said gay man was a ‘sinner’ goes on trial
1:48 PM — A Christian preacher accused of making homophobic remarks while giving a sermon has denied the charges in court.
UKIP Regional Secretary: ‘Gay marriage is potentially a wonderful thing’ 8
11:36 AM — UKIP’s North East Regional Secretary gave an interesting answer when asked for his views on same-sex marriage.
Nigel Farage: UKIP would abolish anti-discrimination laws 103
10:39 AM — UKIP would get rid of "irrelevant" anti-discrimination laws, party leader Nigel Farage says.
11th March 2015
Comment: Yes, Plaid Cymru’s ‘coming out’ broadcast was offensive 30
6:35 PM — PinkNews reader Benjamin Rock speaks out against an advert released last week by Plaid Cymru, which featured a man 'coming out' as a Plaid Cymru voter.
Anti-gay group attempts to unseat Brighton Tory MP for supporting gay marriage 18
6:09 PM — The Coalition for Marriage, which opposes same-sex marriage, has mounted a campaign to stop a Tory MP who supported same-sex marriage from being re-elected in Brighton.
Nicky Morgan: Sex education forms an ‘important part’ of PSHE 3
4:10 PM — Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has said all children should be taught a "curriculum for life" in schools to help them deal with issues such as revenge porn.
Comment: In defence of Plaid Cymru’s ‘coming out’ advert 27
2:26 PM — Mike Parker, the Plaid Cymru Westminster election candidate in Ceredigion writes for PinkNews in defence of an advert released last week by his party which was accused by some critics of trivialising LGBT people's experiences of coming out.
Calls to reform honours system to include same-sex spouses 37
12:42 PM — There have been calls for a shake-up to the honours system, to allow same-sex spouses to use a title as straight spouses can.
Westminster Council rejects plans to redevelop Soho bar The Yard 4
11:53 AM — Plans to redevelop Soho gay bar The Yard have been shot down by Westminster City Council.
Jeremy Clarkson suspended for allegedly punching Top Gear producer 22
11:17 AM — Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended by the BBC following allegations that he punched a producer.
Submit your questions for David Cameron’s PinkNews readers’ Q&A
10:50 AM — Prime Minister David Cameron has agreed to take part in a Q&A with PinkNews readers - and here lies your chance to submit a question.
10th March 2015
Jeremy Clarkson suspended by the BBC amid ‘fracas’ investigation 133
5:02 PM — Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended by the BBC after a "fracas" with a producer.
LGBT older people with dementia risk being forced back into the closet 4
2:21 PM — The government’s Dementia Strategy for England must include a “specific reference to LGBT issues”, the National Care Forum has warned.
UK: Transgender man thrown out of nightclub toilet wins out-of-court settlement 13
12:29 PM — A transgender man in Devon who was ordered to use a disabled toilet by a nightclub has received an out-of-court settlement of £1,500.
Video: Channel 4 launches ‘The Black Lesbian Handbook’
10:59 AM — Channel 4 has launched a series of short online films profiling the underground black lesbian scene in Britain.
9th March 2015
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan: Teachers bullying gay students is inexcusable 21
7:03 PM — Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has responded to a report that found that over a third of victims of homophobic bullying in schools were bullied by a teacher or adult.
Mail columnist: Gay man doesn’t have the ‘right’ to have children, kids should have a mother and father 45
3:31 PM — A columnist in the Daily Mail has ripped in to a gay man who had child via surrogacy - claiming children should be raised by "a mother and a father".
Police investigate death of man who collapsed at London gay sauna 11
3:26 PM — Police are investigating the death of a man which took place hours after he collapsed at a gay sauna in London.
This iPhone app could help solve a real problem for transgender people 13
1:05 PM — An iPhone app has been created to provide a network of toilets where transgender, intersex and gender nonconforming individuals are free to pee in peace.