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UK teacher banned from profession over gay statements

UK teacher banned from profession over gay statements

A British school teacher who told children that “gay people have a disease” has been banned from the profession. Joshua Onduso was teaching at a specialist school for students who have difficulty attending regular school, many of the students have emotional and mental health issues. In May 2015 when students asked the teacher what he […]

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England and Scotland reduce waiting time for gay men to donate blood

England and Scotland reduce waiting time for gay men to donate blood

The UK government has announced major changes to its rules over who can donate blood. Under the new procedures gay men ┬áin England and Scotland will only have to abstain from sex for three months, previously they had to wait a full year before being able to donate blood. Sex workers will also be allowed […]

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Mayor of London plans gender neutral public toilets to promote trans safety

Mayor of London plans gender neutral public toilets to promote trans safety

Recently elected Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced that he plans to make the English capital more safe for trans people by introducing gender neutral toilets around the city. Khan campaigned for the position with a raft of LGBTIQ positive policies including promoting HIV and mental health awareness, more job opportunities, more trans-inclusive decision […]

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Stephen Fry and the Musical Gay Wedding

Stephen Fry and the Musical Gay Wedding

On March 29th, the England’s equal marriage law will be coming into effect, meaning that thousands of British couples will be able to have their commitment to each other legally recognized. One of these couples is Benjamin Till and Nathan Law, who will be wed in a televised musical ceremony. The pair have said it […]

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Tom Daley Reveals he is in a Same Sex Relationship

Tom Daley Reveals he is in a Same Sex Relationship

UK Diving champion has posted a video on his YouTube account declaring that he is dating a man Daley revealed that since spring this year he has been in a same sex relationship. “I met someone who made feel so happy, so safe and everything just feels great, and that someone is a guy,” said […]

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British MPs Back Gay Marriage Bill

British MPs Back Gay Marriage Bill

Both England and Wales have voted in favour of same-sex marriage, with a Commons vote taking place last night that went in favour of The Marriage (Same-Sex Couples) Bill by 400 to 175. Despite the majority being strongly in favour of the bill; almost half (136) of the Conservative MPs voted in opposition. Both the […]

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