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Epic new comedy about lesbian choir wants to do for queer women what’s It’s a Sin did for gay men

Iman Qureshi’s new comedy, The Ministry of Lesbian Affairs, promises to explore “deeper questions of lesbian visibility”. Qureshi was inspired to write her play, which is playing at the Soho Theatre until 11 June, after seeing an uptick in projects about gay men – but not about lesbians.

pinknews.co.uk ,  2 hours ago 0
Epic new comedy about lesbian choir wants to do for queer women what’s It’s a Sin did for gay men

Revealed: this is officially Europe’s most LGBTQ+ friendly country

Much of Europe is, thankfully, becoming a much safer and more welcoming place for LGBTQ+ people. In general (but, unfortunately, not everywhere), countries across the continent appear to be providing queer people of all stripes with greater rights and freedoms. And that’s a trend shown by the latest Rainbow Europe study.

timeout.com ,  3 hours ago 0
Revealed: this is officially Europe’s most LGBTQ+ friendly country

Gay teenage Championship star set to come out in TV interview and become Britain's only openly gay professional footballer

The player is 'very relaxed' about his sexuality and wants to 'break the stigma' The last professional British player to come out was tragic Justin Fashanu in 1990 Only current out gay player in the world is Joshua Cavallo, who plays in Australia A teenage footballer will come out as gay in a televised interview next week in a bid to tackle the scourge of homophobia in the sport, it has been claimed.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 4
Gay teenage Championship star set to come out in TV interview and become Britain's only openly gay professional footballer

Lance Bass: Former NSYNC member opens up about psoriatic arthritis diagnosis

Singer originally ignored the pain, attributing it to being a dancer *NSYNC Didn't Know I Was Gay Former NSYNC band member has opened up about his struggles with psoriatic arthritis and his plans to spread awareness about the condition. The boy band singer was originally diagnosed with the disease – categorised as inflammatory arthritis that often causes joint pain, stiffness, and swelling – five years ago, but initially brushed off the pain, attributing it to being a dancer.

independent.co.uk ,  3 days ago 3
Lance Bass: Former NSYNC member opens up about psoriatic arthritis diagnosis

Covid Scotland: Gay men 50% more likely to have depression during pandemic, study finds

Scotland has seen an ‘alarming’ rise in depression and anxiety in gay and bisexual men during the pandemic, a new study has found. Depression is 44 per cent higher and anxiety 26 per cent higher in these men compared to men in the wider population, found the study led by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU).

scotsman.com ,  4 days ago 0
Covid Scotland: Gay men 50% more likely to have depression during pandemic, study finds

Gay dating app Grindr to float in $2.1bn deal

Company, which has 10.8 million monthly active users, aims to hire LGBTQ+ chief executive Grindr plans to float through a merger with a so-called Spac investment company in a deal that values the gay dating app at $2.1bn (£1.7bn). The app will receive $384m as part of the deal with Tiga Acquisition Corp (TAC), the Singapore-based special purpose acquisition company (Spac) – also known as a “blank cheque” shell company that raises money first and seeks businesses to buy later.

theguardian.com ,  6 days ago 2
Gay dating app Grindr to float in $2.1bn deal

Concerns over treatment of gay asylum seekers in Home Office report as Priti Patel pushes ahead with Rwanda plan

Gay and trans asylum seekers could be arrested and mistreated in Rwanda according to a Home Office report – but Priti Patel will push ahead with deportation plans anyway. The Home Secretary has said the first refugees will be told they "could" be flown to Africa this week.

kentonline.co.uk ,  6 days ago 46
Concerns over treatment of gay asylum seekers in Home Office report as Priti Patel pushes ahead with Rwanda plan

Who is cannibal Anthony Morley and where is he now?

EX-Mr Gay UK Anthony Morley is known for one of the most gruesome murders of all time. He was convicted in 2008, but where is the infamous cannibal now? Who is Anthony Morley? Anthony Morley was the first ever Mr Gay UK after being crowned winner of the annual beauty contest for gay men in 1993.

thesun.co.uk ,  10 days ago 1
Who is cannibal Anthony Morley and where is he now?

Girl, five, who fled war in Ukraine killed after driver ‘ploughed into her and 16-year-old lad’

A GIRL who fled Ukraine was killed when a driver allegedly ploughed into her and a 16-year-old boy who was carrying her, it was reported. Police in Italy say five-year-old Tasia had arrived in the country just a month ago with mum Luda after being forced to flee in the wake of the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

thesun.co.uk ,  1 month ago 5
Girl, five, who fled war in Ukraine killed after driver ‘ploughed into her and 16-year-old lad’

Calls for Australia to introduce a new licence for cyclists as dangerous riders cause pain for motorists and 'take up car lanes'

Aussies are calling for cyclists to require a licence before being allowed on roads It comes amid debate over 4WD drivers needing to be licenced to go off-road Former NSW Roads Minister Duncan Gay pushed for a cycling licence in 2014 The measure did not receive support, but Mr Gay instead increased cycling fines

dailymail.co.uk ,  11 days ago 13
Calls for Australia to introduce a new licence for cyclists as dangerous riders cause pain for motorists and 'take up car lanes'

Gay Tory MP Lee Rowley thinks some LGBT+ people are ‘looking for grievance’

Gay Tory MP Lee Rowley has implied that some LGBT+ people are “looking for grievance”. In an interview with GB News, Rowley, 41, talked about his own experience with coming out and experiencing homophobia, insisting that he doesn’t “necessarily need to talk about [his sexuality] every five minutes”.

pinknews.co.uk ,  12 days ago 4
Gay Tory MP Lee Rowley thinks some LGBT+ people are ‘looking for grievance’

'Gay hate' killer admits he's gay as he's jailed for 12 YEARS: Dad who admitted murdering mathematician after three decade long cold case comes out - as he's locked up

A man who recently admitted murdering an American mathematician found at the bottom of a Sydney cliff 34 years ago in a gay hate crime has come out gay himself, a court has heard. Scott White, 51, was jailed for a maximum of 12 years and seven months on Tuesday over the 1988 murder of Scott Johnson, whose naked body was found at the bottom of a cliff on Sydney's northern beaches.

dailymail.co.uk ,  13 days ago 71
'Gay hate' killer admits he's gay as he's jailed for 12 YEARS: Dad who admitted murdering mathematician after three decade long cold case comes out - as he's locked up

Iconic musician Gay McIntyre honoured as Derry Jazz Festival returns after two-year hiatus

The family of iconic local jazz musician Gay McIntyre were invited to the Guildhall on Thursday for a special reception in his honour on the opening night of the City of Derry Jazz Festival. Mayor of Derry and Strabane, Alderman Graham Warke, took the opportunity to pay tribute to the internationally renowned jazz saxophonist who was one of the original founders of the Jazz Festival and whose name became synonymous with the event over the years.

belfasttelegraph.co.uk ,  17 days ago 0
Iconic musician Gay McIntyre honoured as Derry Jazz Festival returns after two-year hiatus

Florida Governor Seeks to End Disney World's Special Status

A growing dispute between Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and entertainment giant Disney about the state's so-called "Don't Say Gay" law escalated Tuesday. Governor DeSantis issued a proclamation that allows state lawmakers to consider legislation to revoke the special self-governing status of the iconic Walt Disney World theme park during a special legislative session to consider a new plan to revamp Florida's congressional districts.

thelondonnews.net ,  26 days ago 0
Florida Governor Seeks to End Disney World's Special Status

Matt Gay signs restricted free agent tender

Kicker Matt Gay officially is returning to the Rams. The team announced Gay signed his restricted free agent tender. The one-year tender is worth $2.54 million. Gay entered the NFL as a fifth-round choice of the Buccaneers in 2019. He lasted only one season in Tampa, going 27-of-35 on field goals and 43-of-48 on extra points.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 0
Matt Gay signs restricted free agent tender

Outrage after gay man beaten to a pulp on Dublin street for being 'different'

The rugby player believes that there’s still a long way to go in terms of equality for LGBTQ+ people in Ireland A man who was hospitalised with a broken ankle and horrific facial injuries following a sickening homophobic attack on him says it shows how Ireland still has a way to go when it comes to equality.

irishmirror.ie ,  1 month ago 25
Outrage after gay man beaten to a pulp on Dublin street for being 'different'

The 6 most read Devon stories today

These are the top headlines from across our county today 1 - Paignton Zoo announces it will 'no longer be home to elephants' Paignton Zoo has been unveiling some exciting plans for the future as it prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary next year. But the zoo will not be getting any new elephants.

devonlive.com ,  1 month ago 2
The 6 most read Devon stories today

Westcountry zoo will 'no longer be home to elephants'

It said it cannot 'provide the necessary environment' for the animals A Westcountry zoo has announced that it will no longer be home to elephants because they cannot "provide the necessary environment" for the animals. Paignton Zoo in Devon issued a statement following its announcement unveiling some exciting plans for the future as it prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary next year.

cornwalllive.com ,  1 month ago 0
Westcountry zoo will 'no longer be home to elephants'

Zoo in Devon will no longer keep elephants as it cannot meet their needs

A zoo in Devon has announced it will no longer keep elephants as it is unable to meet their needs. Paignton Zoo made the difficult decision after its last elephant Duchess died in 2019. It came following the death of her companion Gay – one of two elephants ever owned by the zoo - in 2010.

standard.co.uk ,  1 month ago 11
Zoo in Devon will no longer keep elephants as it cannot meet their needs

New York City to LGBTQ Floridians: It's OK to Say ‘Gay’ Here

(Bloomberg) -- New York City is rolling out a digital marketing campaign encouraging members of Florida’s LGBTQ community to move to the city, a response to legislation signed by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis that critics call the “Don’t Say Gay” law.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 0
New York City to LGBTQ Floridians: It's OK to Say ‘Gay’ Here