Day: 2 February 2017

  • FILM REVIEW | Gold

    FILM REVIEW | Gold

    ★★ | Gold Matthew McConaughey deservedly won an Oscar a couple years back for his portrayal of an AIDS victim in the film Dallas Buyers Club. He definitely won’t win one for his new film Gold. Gold is the true story of American Kenny Wells – a man so intent on following in his father’s […]

  • ANALYSIS | How has Jeremy Corbyn voted on gay rights

    We looked into Jeremy Corbyn’s voting record on gay issues to see how LGBT friendly he is.

  • GMFA confirms new CEO

    GMFA confirms new CEO

    Ian Howley has been confirmed as GMFA’s permanent Chief Executive Officer. Ian has been with GMFA/HERO since 2010 and took over as Interim Chief Executive in August 2016. Alan Palmer, Chair of Health Equality and Rights Organisation (HERO), the parent organisation of GMFA said, “I’m delighted that the Board has confirmed Ian Howley as Chief […]

  • Jeremy Corbyn: People choose to be gay

    The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn seems to think that gay people “chose” their sexuality after he made a speech at LGBT History Month event. Opps. Jeremy Corbyn seems to think that the LGBT community has chosen its sexuality in a gaffe at the launch of LGBT History Month. During his launch speech, he said, “We’re […]

  • 8 totally annoying things you’re doing in the theatre

    8 totally annoying things you’re doing in the theatre

    Here in the UK, we are privileged to have a vast array of such wonderful theatres. We have the bright lights of the West End with its huge productions and international box office smashes, the incredible array of regional theatres producing their own very high quality shows and providing venues for wonderful touring productions and […]

  • History of marriage in the UK

    History of marriage in the UK

    In this article, we look at the history of marriage in the UK. Our history starts at 410AD, as before this time there were no written records of the history of marriage. Before written records, history was passed down orally from the older generation to the younger one, unfortunately, over time this oral history has […]

  • George Takei has a warning for Donald Trump

    Star Trek’s George Takei has a stark warning for Donald Trump if he signs an anti-LGBT discrimination order. “My people protest HARD” is the war cry from George Takei this morning after it emerged that a leaked and unverified anti-LGBT executive order has surfaced. The EO would effectively end LGBT protections in the US as […]

  • There’s been a 47% rise in calls from LGBT kids to Childine

    National Children’s counselling helpline, Childline is receiving around 21 calls a day from children concerned about coming out, acceptance and gender dysphoria and being transgender. Children’s charity says it’s received a 47 per cent soar in calls from children worried about LGBT matters. In 2015-16 the charity carried out 7729 counselling sessions with children. Fear […]