Tag: James Wharton

  • OPINION | James Wharton’s View; Shut Gay Saunas

    So, James Wharton, an openly gay soldier, would like all gay saunas shut down so that we no longer “feed the haters”? Hmmmm……I wonder if he’s right? My gut tells me that shutting private premises where what happens happens behind closed doors isn’t going to stop bigots from abusing other humans, verbally or physically. If […]

  • Gay soldier James Wharton “Shut down gay saunas”

    Openly gay ex soldier James Wharton says that gay saunas should be shut down, if the gay community wants to be taken seriously. Writing in Winq, the former soldier said: “Sex saunas need to be history. The time has come to close them down.” “If we don’t, we feed the haters and we hand the […]

  • Gay former soldier joins fight against un-diagnosed HIV

    James Wharton, a former Lance Corporal with the Blues and Royals, has taken a rapid HIV test to encourage more gay men to test for the virus during this year’s National HIV Testing Week (22nd – 29th November). James – the first gay person to appear on the cover of Soldier magazine, the British Army’s […]