Today I lost my day job. If I’m honest, it was not a huge shocker. I had worked there since last year and it had been a bit of a change in career direction but the last couple of months […]
The UK National Union of Students has passed a policy which means that white gay men must stop appropriating black female culture. It is being reported that delegates at the Women’s Conference today passed a motion makes it against policy […]
Gay and lesbian police officers sometimes fear the consequences of revealing their sexuality as they rise through the ranks, it has been revealed. Some senior police officers are worried that coming out may impact on their career prospects and that […]
Terrence Higgins Trust extends employment scheme to support people with HIV back into the workplace. HIV and sexual health charity Terrence Higgins Trust has secured funding from the Big Lottery Fund (BLF) to extend its annual back to work scheme […]
Teachers that are identified as gay or lesbian are actually less likely to challenge homophobic language and behaviour in the classroom a recent study shows because of the fear of rumours and abuse being brought to their sexual orientation. In […]
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service is celebrating after once again making it into Stonewall’s annual list of the UK’s top 100 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) friendly employers. After making the Top100 of the Workplace Equality Index for the […]
Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL) has been rated one of the most gay-friendly employers to work for by gay rights organisation Stonewall. The Trust was ranked 23rd in the charity’s annual Top 100 Employers List which […]
Terrence Higgins Trust calls for participants and mentors for return of Back to Work scheme. From today, people with HIV who are long-term unemployed will be able to apply for Terrence Higgins Trust’s Back to Work scheme. This year for […]
A national study which aims to explore the university experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students has been launched at Nottingham Trent University.
An optimistic approach to the challenging times ahead. January is always a good month for evaluating; embracing the possibilities of what is to come. Usually, I write a list of achievements from the previous year, and think about what I […]
Stonewall today releases the eighth edition of Starting Out, Britain’s lesbian, gay and bisexual Careers Guide both online and in print.