The former editor of Gay Times, died this week after suffering what was thought to be a heart attack.
Last night saw the launch of new anti-homophobic bullying charity, Diversity Role Models. Conservative politician and Home Secretary Theresa May delivered the keynote speech at the opening.
Tuesday saw the Polish Parliament elect in its first female speaker who swore in its first openly gay member and seated its first transsexual legislator.
US director Brett Ratner, known for the Rush Hour film series has confirmed he will not be producing next year’s Academy Awards after using a gay slur at a screening for his latest film.
Young newcomer Ruth Davidson has been elected leader of the Scottish Conservative party after taking her first seat in Scottish Parliament in May.