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It’s always a good morning when someone calls noted idiot Piers Morgan what he is to his face — and Ash Sarkar did just that
A small group of TERFs blocked the London Pride parade yesterday and were allowed to lead the march, even though Pride wouldn’t exist without trans women
The largest LGBTQ organization in the United Kingdom, Stonewall, isn’t supporting London Pride this year and here is why
The Race Car Driver Who Mocked His Dress-Wearing Nephew Just Appeared on the Cover of ‘GQ’ in a Kilt
Lewis Hamilton is trying to make amends for his bad deeds, and in doing so, has just appeared on the cover of British GQ in a kilt
The British Museum has gathered a collection of objects with LGBTQ connections, including the world’s oldest known depiction of a couple having sex.
This weekend, Lily Allen debuted her new album at London’s famous G-A-Y, complete with a special dedication of her song ‘F*ck You’ to Piers Morgan
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A Donald Trump Theresa May side-by-side comparison reveals that they’re vastly different on LGBTQ rights, but that doesn’t mean that May is perfect
In our latest look at world news, we tip our hats to the Manchester police for being the first in the UK to take LGBTQ domestic violence cases seriously
Early Sunday morning, two men threw acid on people leaving an East London gay bar, yet police aren’t treating the case as a homophobic attack
LGBTQ rights have had a long and storied history in the United Kingdom. Of course, there have been numerous anti-LGBTQ laws in the U.K. over the last several centuries. But today, the U.K. stands out as one of the most gay-friendly places in the world. They gave us Adele after all.
Same-sex marriage was recently legalized throughout England, Scotland and Wales, while Northern Ireland allows civil partnerships. The Equality Act of 2010 is one of the most powerful anti-discrimination bills on the planet, protecting the rights of gay people across the U.K.
If you’re gay, you’ll find plenty of things to do and places to go in the United Kingdom. London and Manchester offer a thriving gay community with countless bars, hotspots, and clubs. Don’t forget that the British version of Queer as Folk took place on Canal Street, still widely known as one of the hottest gay destinations on the planet. You can also swing by the gay pride parade in Brighton, or grab a beer at the oldest gay bar in Edinburgh.
Go ahead, let your hair down and break out your favorite sequined tube top. The U.K. is a great place to be your queerest self.