UK News

Du Maurier's Code Decoded in Cornish First

BBC Radio Cornwall has reported that one of the Celtic peninsula's most beloved writers Daphne Du Maurier is now understood to have been bisexual. She enjoyed a relationship with the wife of the DoubleDay Book Publisher. Doubleday Books, of course, is still going strong. Du Maurier, who died in 1989 wrote in a code for her dalliances with men and women, and this has only come to light in the decades following her death.

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Police Appeal for Intel on Yorks Bigots

Police in Yorkshire are asking the LGBT communities and others with any intelligence on extremist anti-gay religious or political groups to come forward  as they attempt to catch a group of self defined "Local Men" who attacked a rainbow flag which was actually flying outside a police station in

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Give Us Yer Money! Donations for Wilts Pride

We should give a big mention to Swindon and Wiltshire Pride. The event, which has been such an enjoyable feature of the Old Town Gardens every August since the late noughties, is not taking place this year.

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Big Prizes at Pride Glasgow Courtesy of Clyde

In Scotland, the country's largest Pride event, in Glasgow, took place on Saturday 14th July. The coverage of the event was led by the city's biggest commercial radio station, Radio Clyde, which began broadcasting way back in 1975.

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Mixed Reactions as Paul Dacre Leaves "Mail"

Gay bloggers and news commentators have broadly welcomed the news that Paul Dacre is to finish as the editor of the Daily Mail newspaper at the end of the year.

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11
Feb

There was a time, within living memory, that not only were gay and trans people not welcome in the security services, but that LGBT groups were subject to surveillance by the secret state.

02
Dec

The Guardian reports on the celebrations seen in New Delhi for LGBT Pride, even though homosexuality still remains illegal in India.

03
Sep

South London community station Radio Jackie reports that a number of events to mark the life and work of Andy Warhol, are coming to Croydon.

04
Aug

We encourage our listeners to be LGBT media champions and to make justified noise about homophobia in the press, the broadcast media or online.

19
May

His Royal Highness Prince William is, according to the “I” Newspaper, the LGBT community's favourite heterosexual ally.

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