9th February 2015
Labour pledges to tackle anti-LGBT hate crimes 10
4:54 PM — The Labour Party has pledged to crack down on hate crimes, including those against members of the LGBT community.
JK Rowling backs campaign to protect Soho from closures 7
3:25 PM — JK Rowling has backed a campaign to 'save Soho' - after the closure of a number of venues.
UKIP candidate: I wouldn’t be surprised if UKIP wants to repeal same-sex marriage 96
12:27 PM — A UKIP candidate in Cambridgeshire has admitted she "wouldn't be surprised" if her party has considered plans to repeal same-sex marriage.
Sam Smith wins big at Grammys 14
9:45 AM — Out gay singer Sam Smith won big at the Grammys, picking up four gongs at the 2015 honours.
8th February 2015
Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game snubbed at BAFTAs 58
9:25 PM — The Imitation Game has failed to win a single award at the BAFTAs, despite being tipped to be a big winner at the ceremony.
Pride writers win BAFTA for Outstanding Debut 9
8:28 PM — The writer and producer of Pride have picked up a BAFTA.
Priest outed as former gay porn star, and 6 other stories you might have missed
6:49 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
The Queen thinks same-sex marriage is wonderful, Stephen Fry claims 110
3:32 PM — Stephen Fry has recounted a story of the Queen remarking that same-sex marriage is "wonderful".
Exclusive – Tony Blair: Gay rights progress is one of the things I’m proudest of 24
2:43 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has hailed his government's work on LGBT rights as one of his proudest achievements.
One in four LGBT teachers hide their sexuality at school 6
12:19 PM — One in four LGBT teachers feel they have to hide their sexuality or gender identity at school.
Sam Smith: I will never perform in Russia 9
11:42 AM — Sam Smith has said he will "never" play a gig in Russia - because of the country's anti-gay laws.
7th February 2015
Stephen Fry: We planted a fake wedding date to throw off the press 12
9:20 PM — Stephen Fry has opened up about his wedding to comedian Elliott Spencer, in his first TV interview since getting married.
Archbishop of Canterbury: Stephen Fry should be free to call God a maniac 89
8:37 PM — The Archbishop of Canterbury has stepped in to defend Stephen Fry, after he labelled God a "maniac".
How likely are you to be promiscuous? Your fingers could hold the answer 45
1:05 PM — The length of your index finger could indicate how promiscuous you are, according to a study.
Nick Clegg could lose his seat, two polls suggest 19
12:22 PM — Two separate polls appear to show that Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg is trailing Labour in his Sheffield Hallam constituency.
Evan Davis: Gay men use more drugs because they don’t have kids 39
11:51 AM — Newsnight host Evan Davis has spoken about the increased amount of drug use in the gay community.
Why did Question Time ignore the sex education debate? 8
12:23 AM — BBC Question time has come under question this week as it featured the Education Secretary and Shadow Education Secretary, yet did not address the debate around compulsory sex and relationship education.
Nicola Sturgeon: The SNP will support creation of an LGBT rights envoy 5
12:07 AM — The Scottish National Party will support the creation of an LGBT rights envoy.
6th February 2015
Michelle Visage defeated by Katie Price in Celebrity Big Brother final 7
11:08 PM — RuPaul's Drag Race judge Michelle Visage has come fifth in Celebrity Big Brother. Former glamour model Katie Price was named the winner with controversial The Sun columnist Katie Hopkins coming second.
UKIP Deputy Leader: Labour’s plans to tackle homophobia are ‘a disgrace’ 54
8:20 PM — The Deputy Leader of UKIP has claimed that Labour's plans to tackle homophobic bullying in schools are "politically correct nonsense".